Since the return of democracy to Nigeria in 1999, the People's Democratic Party, PDP has always won and dominated the Obudu/Bekwarra/Obanliku federal constituency seat in Cross River State. The federal constituency like many others in the state was a stronghold of the PDP such that whoever wins the party's primaries was just an inch away from being sworn-in as winner of the main election.
Cross River State Governor, Sir Ben Ayade was a notable absentee at the Obudu Unity Rally as the Honourable Minister of State, Power, Goddy Jedy Agba, OFR formally received over ten thousand (10,000) people who recently defected from the People's Democratic Party, PDP to the All Progressives Congress, APC in the state.
Ahead of the 2023 general elections, politicians and political commentators have come out with different preposition regarding the Obudu/Bekwarra/Obanliku federal constituency seat. While many politicians have come out to declare their interest for the seat, the local government that should produce the next member has continued to dominate discussions.
In this article, permit me to present to you, photos of governor Ben Ayade's projects in Cross River state that distinguishes him as one of the best in the south south. Ayade is a politician, who is currently serving as the Executive Governor of Cross River state, under the platform of the All progressive congress.
Male and female speakers of most languages across the globe usually use a similar dialect when communicating. However, the case seems to be different among the Ubang speaking people. With over 11,000 speakers, Ubang people are native to Obudu local government area of Cross River State popular for its tourist attractions.
Nigeria is regarded as the giant of Africa with an estimated population of over 200 million people and over 220 tribes. Nigeria is blessed with many mineral resources like gold, crude oil, and others. Nigeria is a beautiful country that we would like to take you on a tour guide with pictures and places you should visit around Nigeria.
Tourism and Adventures are one of the things most people love to do. Going on vacations, experiencing the beautiful view of nature and relaxing of your mind and body after a long working period, are some of the activities that people engage in. In search of these experiences, people are always looking for tourist attraction/centers to visit, and most times going abroad is what comes to the mind of most Nigerians.
Cross River State stands on a very unique spot of what is known today as South South Nigeria (Niger-Delta region).From the soaring plateaus of the mountain tops of Obudu to the Rain forests of Afi, from the Waterfalls of Agbokim to Kwa falls.There is always a thrilling adventure awaiting the eco-tourist visiting Cross River State.
A Lot of people would have loved to have apple trees in their compound, their backyards or even start an apple farm but because of the factors preventing apples from growing in Nigeria, they have been unable to do so. Over the years in Nigeria, the demand for apples keep on increasing not just because of the the taste but because of the growing awareness about the fruit's health benefits.
The People's Democratic Party, PDP has been experiencing a wave of mass defection from the party across the country of late and in a recent Punch News report, the member representing Obudu/Bekwarra/Obanliku Federal Constituency Cross River state; Mr Legor Idagbo and his 30,000 supporters also dumped the party for APC.
The smallest internationally recognized country in the world is Vatican City. In terms of land mass, Vatican City is only 0.49Km². For comparison, Obudu cattle ranch in Calabar is 24Km². Just trying to give you a hint of how small it is. Below are 9 interesting facts about Vatican City that you should know.
The Honourable Minister of State, Power, Dr Goddy Jedy-Agba, OFR has charged young people in the country not to see farming as unattractive venture. Jedy-Agba who stated this while speaking to young people in his country home in Utugwang, Obudu local government area of Cross River State during the Obudu New Yam festival, charged them to key into President Muhammadu Buhari's agricultural revolution.
ONE YEAR IN OFFICE: Heralding the people's oriented administration of Hon. Boniface Eraye Ewhe. Today marks exactly one year since the current Local Government Adminstrations in Cross River State was inaugurated by His Excellency, Sen. Prof. Ben Ayade. For Obudu Local Government, the emergence of Hon.
Obudu mountain Resort also known as obudu cattle ranch is one of Africa's finest and spectacular tourist attractions.It is located in the highlands and deep tropical forests of cross River State with a temperate climate at about 45 miles from the Nigerian border with Cameroon.It is 1,576 metres above the sea level and spreads over an area of over 40 square meters.
The conflict started last week Tuesday afternoon, when a real estate developer from Obubu community trespassed a land belonging to Oleri community. According to report, some angry indigens of Oleri community stormed the land for development, forcing the equipment away from the location and further invaded Obudu community, setting houses on fire over alleged tresspsss of this land.
Governor Samuel Ortom has restated the resolve of his administration to ensure that there is sustained peace between Benue and its neighbours. He spoke today during the burial of a prominent son of Kunav, retired Major Uke Wende at Tse-Zerem, Tsar - Mbaduku in Vandeikya Local Government Area of Benue State. The Governor commended the Chairman of Obudu Local Government Area of Cross River State and other prominent persons from the state for attending the burial, expressing hope that the friendship cultivated
Africa is one of the most beautiful continents in the world and is a place that is blessed with amazing creatures. The continent possesses certain wonders of the world that were created by God Almighty. However here are 10 amazing places you would like to visit in Africa 1.
The Agricultural Revolution of Givernor Ben Ayade receives more acolades , as Miss Agriculture Nigeria Queens undertakes advocacy for Agropreneurship & presentation of Wrappers & other gift items to Widows & young Women in Northern Senatorial District of Cross River State.The program which held in Becheve Community of Obudu Ranch Resort, as well as Obudu & Ogoja LGAs b/w Tuesday to Thursday, 20th to 22nd April 2021, featured Courtesy calls on Chairmen of LG Councils of Obudu & Ogoja & Traditional Rulers, Celebration with Widows & Young Women and presentation of wrappers & of other gift items.
Ubang is a farming community situated between two mountains in Obudu Local Government Area of Cross River State.In this community men and women speak different languages and they understand each other perfectly.One notable linguistic features of this community is the use of two separate speech varieties which is spoken distinctly by men and women.This simple means the language of the men is quite different from that of the women in the community.
. Victoria Falls: Zambia, Zimbabwe Also know as ' The Eden of Africa'. It is the largest curtain if water in the world stretching 5,604 feet across, more than a mile long. 2. Obudu mountain Resort and Cattle Ranch- Nigeria: Is a ranch and resort on the obudu plateau in Cross River State, Nigeria.