• Cross River Governor appoints 1,106 fresh advisers

    Cross River Governor appoints 1,106 fresh advisers

    According to reports, the Governor of Cross River State, Prof. Ben Ayade, on Tuesday appointed 1,106 persons into various positions.

    The positions were in the categories of special advisers, special assistants, personal assistants as well as the chairmen and members of boards, commissions, departments and agencies.

    The governor had, in a parley with journalists in August, reiterated his decision to appoint over 1,000 political appointees for poverty alleviation in the state.

    So far, there are 28 commissioners in addition to 65 special advisers […]