Northern Cross River: Rose Oko Floors Nyiam To Emerge PDP Senatorial Candidate

In Breaking News, Reports

By Elijah Ugani

The senator representing Cross River north in the national assembly, Rose Oko has emerged the senatorial candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) for the 2019 general elections.

Mrs. Oko polled 496 votes to beat her rival, Godwin Nyiam who garnered only five votes.

Unlike in 2014 where she was absent throughout the electoral process, Mrs. Oko is said to have casted her vote at the primaries held at the G.R.A in Igoli, Ogoja local government area.

Announcing the results, the Senior Special Adviser to Governor Ben Ayade on public affairs,Chief Tony Undiaundeye is said to have described the process as free, fair and credible.

Meanwhile, information reaching CrossRiverWatch suggests that former commissioner for environment and senatorial candidate of the Labor Party in the 2015 general elections, Mr. Sandy Onor has emerged as the candidate of the PDP in the central senatorial district.

As at press time, information reaching CrossRiverWatch suggests that there were issues in the southern senatorial districts primaries.

More details later…

Since You Are Here, Support Good Journalism

CrossRiverWatch was founded on the ideals of deploying tech tools to report in an ethical manner, news, views and analysis with a narrative that ensures transparency in governance, a good society and an accountable democracy.

Everyone appreciates good journalism but it costs a lot of money. Nonetheless, it cannot be sacrificed on the altar of news commercialisation.

Consider making a modest contribution to support CrossRiverWatch's journalism of credibility and integrity in order to ensure that all have continuous free access to our noble endeavor.


New Feature: Don't miss any of our news again.Get all our articles in your facebook chat box.Click the Facebook Messenger Icon below to subscribe now

Text Advert by CRWatch :Place Yours

Will You To Learn How To Make Millions Of Naira Making Special Creams From Your Kitchen?.Click Here

Expose Your Business And Make More Sales. Advertise On Today

You may also read!

JUNGLE JUSTICE: Suspected Robbers Burnt In Calabar

By Patrick Obia Two suspected armed robbers have been set ablaze in Calabar, the Cross River State Capital. The


Ayade To Fix Bad Roads After CrossRiverWatch Report, Protests

By Jonathan Ugbal Cross River Governor, Benedict Ayade has directed “massive and comprehensive rehabilitation of roads” across the State


Cross River Judges Should Refuse Accepting Acting CJ Positions – Fmr AG, Eyo Ekpo

By Jonathan Ugbal Mr. Eyo Ekpo, a former Attorney General and Justice Commissioner in Cross River has called on


Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu

Share this now