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Ayade and APC, sinking in Cross River State.

The political atmosphere in Cross River State has been confusing and tensed especially for members of the All Progressives Congress(APC), led by Gov. Benedict Ayade who recently dumped his former party PDP. For members of the APC, thoughts of having a smooth/easy election in 2023 might be eluding them, following the victory of Rt.Hon Jarigbe Agom Jarigbe, a siting member of the House of Representatives and the Senator-elect for Cross River Northern Senatorial District.

  10 months ago ago
Ayade and APC, sinking in Cross River State.

POLITICS

Gov. Wike Congratulates Jarigbe, PDP on Appeal Court Victory

The Rivers State Governor, His Excellency, Gov. Nyesom Wike, has Congratulated Rt.Hon Jarigbe Agom Jarigbe, a siting member of the House of Representatives on his victory into the 9th Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Jarigbe who participated in the December 5, 2020 Cross River North Senatorial District by-election to fill the vacant position occasioned by the death of late Sen. Rose Oko, has been in court with his opponents, Joe Agi SAN of the All Progressives Congress and Steven Adi Odey, his party man.

  10 months ago ago
Gov. Wike Congratulates Jarigbe, PDP on Appeal Court Victory

POLITICS

C'River North: The Two Politicians That May Replace Jarigbe Agom

The seat for the member representing Ogoja/Yala Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives has been vacant since Jarigbe Agom Jarigbe was elevated to the 9th Assembly. Many Cross Riverians had indicated an interest in the position but two candidates had been on the top list. The candidates are Hon.

  8 months ago ago
C'River North: The Two Politicians That May Replace Jarigbe Agom

POLITICS

Jarigbe Vs Eba: Whose Candidate Will Win The House Of Rep Seat?

The House of Representative Bye-Election that will be conducted in Cross River State to replace Jarigbe Agom Jarigbe would be another tough battle between the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Photo of Eba and Jarigbe Technically, the battle will be between the candidate of the newly elected Cross River State APC Chairman, Alphonsus Eba and the candidate of the Senator representing Cross River North, Senator Jarigbe Agom as both of them are from the same constituency.

  8 months ago ago
Jarigbe Vs Eba: Whose Candidate Will Win The House Of Rep Seat?

POLITICS

Opinion: 2 Mistakes Stephen Odey Must Avoid To Remain In The Senate

A few days ago, it came as a surprise to many people when the news emerged that Stephen Odey has taken up the case between him and Jarigbe Agom to another level over the Cross River North Senatorial Seat, asking the Abuja Appeal Court to review the judgment that sacked him as the Senator and declared Jarigbe Agom winner.

  10 months ago ago
Opinion: 2 Mistakes Stephen Odey Must Avoid To Remain In The Senate

POLITICS

OPINION: Three Reasons Why Gov. Ayade Picked Stephen Odey Over Jarigbe Agom For C'River North

Once upon a time, a professor and inventor business mogul ran a Senatorial election and won in 2011. He employed the services of an erudite scholar who obediently left a better-paid job and opted for a legislative aide. Little did he know that Divinity was preparing him for the exploration of the same office in 2020.

  11 months ago ago
OPINION: Three Reasons Why Gov. Ayade Picked Stephen Odey Over Jarigbe Agom For C'River North

POLITICS

INEC Issues Fresh Certificate Of Return To Jarigbe Agom

After several meetings in courts and arguments between Stephen Odey and Jarigbe Agom over who is the rightful winner of the Cross River North Senatorial By-election, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has issued a fresh Certificate of Return to Jarigbe Agom as Senator Representing Cross River North Senatorial District, withdraws Odey's Certificate.

  10 months ago ago
INEC Issues Fresh Certificate Of Return To Jarigbe Agom

POLITICS

Opinion: Three Possible Reasons Why Jarigbe Agom May Not Be Sworn Into The Red Chambers

Some days ago, the media went agog over the withdrawal of the certificate of return presented to Stephen Odey, saying that Rt. Hon Jarigbe Agom was validly nominated by PDP. (Photo of Jarigbe Agom) Many are still waiting for the day Jarigbe would be sworn into the Red Chambers, but I think there are still other factors that might stand in his way.

  10 months ago ago
Opinion: Three Possible Reasons Why Jarigbe Agom May Not Be Sworn Into The Red Chambers

POLITICS

See The Ayade's Aide That Resigned Because He is Tired Of Receiving Salaries Without Working

One of Ayade's aide has decided to resign from the Ayade's led administration because he feels he is not longer comfortable receiving salaries and not working for it. Comrade Chris Edadi is an active youths advocate in the election of governor Ben Ayade in 2015 likewise his reelection by 2019 and was appointed into STAMP DUTY BOARD by his Excellency Ben Ayade. It was also gathered that one of the reasons why Chris has chosen to resign is because he wants to concentrate on his private business. Chris is also

  1 year ago ago
See The Ayade's Aide That Resigned Because He is Tired Of Receiving Salaries Without Working

POLITICS

Opinion: Three Questions That Need Answers About The Fight Between Jarigbe Agom And Stephen Odey

The continuous drama and legal slug between Jarigbe Agom and Stephen Odey as to who is the rightful candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has, yet again, taken another shape, even after the Calabar Appeal Court declared Jarigbe winner. (Credit: WeTalkNaija)

  10 months ago ago
Opinion: Three Questions That Need Answers About The Fight Between Jarigbe Agom And Stephen Odey

POLITICS

Opinion: Three Possible Politicians To Replace Jarigbe Agom In The Vacant House Of Rep. Seat

The legal tussle and power battle between Jarigbe Agom Jarigbe, Stephen Odey, and Joe Ago was put to rest on Saturday, August 14, 2021, after the Abuja Appeal Court declared Jarigbe as the rightful candidate and winner of the Cross River North Senatorial By-election. In her lead judgment, Justice Monica Dongban-Mensem, said that the appellate court lacked the jurisdiction to review and amend its own decision in the Cross River Senatorial district by-election delivered by the Calabar Division of the court.

  10 months ago ago
Opinion: Three Possible Politicians To Replace Jarigbe Agom In The Vacant House Of Rep. Seat

JUSTICE

Jarigbe Vs Odey: The Appeal Court Judgment And The Need For Stephen Odey To Call For Review

On July 30, 2021, the Calabar Appeal Court sacked Stephen Odey and declared Hon. Jarigbe Agom Jarigbe winner of December 5th, 2020, Cross River North senatorial By-election. This has not gone well with many Cross Riverians as they see the judgment as an error because Jarigbe did not file a cross-petition.

  10 months ago ago
Jarigbe Vs Odey: The Appeal Court Judgment And The Need For Stephen Odey To Call For Review

POLITICS

IPAC Cross River State chapter fight, break chairs over Jarigbe's N50m bribe for protest

There was pandemonium on Thursday during an emergency Council meeting of Inter Party Advisory Council (IPAC) in Calabar as members broke chairs on one another and engaged themselves in a fight over N50 million bribe from the controversial Federal House Member, Jarigbe Agom.

  1 year ago ago
IPAC Cross River State chapter fight, break chairs over Jarigbe's N50m bribe for protest

POLITICS

Senator Odey and Hon Jarigbe Have Allowed Pride Tear them Apart For Selfish Gains--Ekanem Essien

The long silent battle between two factional People's Democratic Party candidates for the 2020 Cross River State Northern Senatorial District Bye-elections is becoming unbearable as opinion leaders from other political parties and Districts are already voicing out their opinions, all in negative matters.

  1 year ago ago
Senator Odey and Hon Jarigbe Have Allowed Pride Tear them Apart For Selfish Gains--Ekanem Essien

POLITICS

Appeal court declares Jarigbe as senator for C’River North, sacks Odey

The Court of Appeal sitting in Calabar, on friday morning has declared Hon Jarigbe Agom as the duly elected senator for the Cross River North senatorial district. With this Stephen Odey is sacked as senator representing the senatorial district. The court said he is the lawful candidate of the People’s Democratic Party in the December 5th, 2020 bye-election for the seat.

  11 months ago ago
Appeal court declares Jarigbe as senator for C’River North, sacks Odey

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: IPOB Not Different from Boko Haram- Gbajabimila; Lawan Swears In Jarigbe.

IPOB Not Different From Boko Haram- Gbajabimila. The Speaker of the House Of Representatives, Femi Gbajabimila, has likened the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra in the South-East region to those of the Boko Haram. Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters In his welcome remarks at Wednesday’s plenary of the Green Chamber, Gbajabiamila alleged that miscreants in Southern Nigeria masquerading as separatists and activists have emerged to wreak havoc.

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: IPOB Not Different from Boko Haram- Gbajabimila; Lawan Swears In Jarigbe.

POLITICS

Jaigbe's Swearing-In; A Wise Move By The Senate President

The people of the Cross River North have not witnessed or felt the impact of representation in the 9th Senate ever since Late Senator Rose Oko passed away. The case between Jarigbe Agom Jarigbe and Stephen Odey has lasted for over 10 months leaving their constituents to wallow in pain and wish the matter could come to an end.

  9 months ago ago
Jaigbe's Swearing-In; A Wise Move By The Senate President