By Jonathan Ugbal
The final round for voting in the maiden CrossRiverWatch Man Of The Year Award has commenced with a more reliable system of voting a statement from the publishers, CRWatch Resources says.
The voting has been migrated from the news portal server to its new media network internet robot with artificial intelligence on the Telegram Messenger application.
The statement, jointly signed by Mr. Agba Jalingo and Mr. Charles Kalu said that: “Following attempts to compromise the first round of voting, a more secured and hack proof system has been carefully developed to ensure integrity of the voting process in the final round and subsequent CrossRiverWatch polls.”
The five finalists that emerged from the first round of voting include:
1. James Ibor: Child Rights Activist.
2. Stephen Odey: Executive Chairman, CR-SUBEB
3. Inyang Asibong: Commissioner for Health, CRS.
4. Legor Idagbo: Member, House Of Representatives.
5. Betta Edu: DG Cross River State Primary Health Care Development Agency.
To vote their favorite finalists, users have to subscribe to the CrossRiverWatch Mnet Bot on Telegram Messenger.
“First, visit the app store on your phone and install the Telegram Messenger. After registering on the app, search for ‘CrossRiverWatch Bot’ and tap on it.
“Click ‘START’ which is displayed at the end of the screen and type /Vote to select your preferred candidate.
“The CrossRiverWatch MNet Bot is interactive and will guide you through all the processes involved.
“If you have the Telegram Messenger app installed and you are registered, then just click on this link to subscribe to the CrossRiverWatch Mnet Bot and vote,” the statement read.
Or click this link and follow the prompts to download Telegram:
Install it and register;
Search for the CrossRiverWatch Bot;
Click on ‘START’
Send the corresponding code of your choice candidate to vote.
1. James Ibor
2. Legor Idagbo
3. Inyang Asibong
4. Betta Edu
5. Stephen Odey
If you already have the Telegram instant messenger app on your phone just click same link above.
Click on ‘START’ and also send the corresponding code of your preferred candidate to vote.
It’s that simple!
“The winner will be announced in two weeks and presented with the award at a date to be announced later,” the organizers said.