• PDP asks Supreme Court to sack Governor Ayade over age cheat

    PDP asks Supreme Court to sack Governor Ayade over age cheat

    The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday at the Supreme Court demanded the removal of Cross River Governor, Benedict Ayade, for alleged falsification of age.

    Ayade had in August announced his intention to appoint 300 more aides, in addition to existing 800.

    PDP, through its lawyer, Mr. N. Ibegbulam, told the apex court headed by Justice Bode Rhodes Vivour that it was in support of an appeal by Mr. Joe Agi, SAN, against Ayade.

    Agi, also a PDP chieftain, came second in the governorship […]