• Cross River airline, ‘Cally Air’ to begin operations in November – Ayade

    Cross River airline, ‘Cally Air’ to begin operations in November – Ayade

    Cross River Governor, Ben Ayade, of Cross River State has said that the state government is set to float its airline, “Cally Air”.

    Calabar, Obudu, Lagos and Abuja are the expected routes the airline would fly.

    Ayade made the disclosure yesterday in Calabar while playing host to a consortium of Indian investors.

    The governor announced that the airline will be managed by Dana Group under a Public Private Partnership, PPP, arrangement and will commence operation in November.

    He said: “We have our own state’s […]

  • I lost major business deals to bad press –Gov Ayade

    I lost major business deals to bad press –Gov Ayade

    The Cross River State governor, Prof Ben Ayade, on Thursday, tasked the Nigeria media on the import of developmental journalism, while recalling how he recently lost two major business transactions due to negative reportage.

    The governor, who stated this in his quarterly media parley with newsmen in Calabar, also expressed his administration’s commitment towards the provision of 24 hours power supply in Cross River State, soonest.

    Ayade said even though some media houses currently thrive on negative stories, the time has come […]