I Have Not Been Contacted – Odey Oyama Denies Governor Ayade’s Appointment

In Breaking News, Politics

By CrossRiverWatch Admin

A Chieftain of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the Cross River State, Mr. Odey Oyama, has denied news of him been appointed as the Chairman, Anti-Deforestation Task Force by Governor Ben Ayade.

In a short telephone interview with CrossRiverWatch reporter, Mr. Odey claim he is not aware of any appointment because he has not been contacted by the Government or by the Governor himself.

His words, “I have not been contacted by the Government, l’m not in the State, am on my way out of the country”.

Pressed if the news his appointment as the interim Chairman of Anti-Deforestation Task Force is false, saying “I wouldn’t say so because I haven’t been contacted by the Government or by the Governor himself; I’m out of the country”.

Earlier, a press statement by Mr. Christian Ita, Senior Speacial Adviser to the Governor on Media and Publicity read thus:

“The new interim Task Force has Dr. Odey Oyama as Chairman with the 18 Heads of Local Government Administration (HOLGA) as members, the appointment takes effect immediately”.

The Governor warned that any HOLGA that allows illegally logged woods to pass through his or her Local Government Area, faces termination from the Local Government Service.

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 CrossRiverWatch.com Today

You may also read!

Cross River Government Announces Fresh Recruitment Into Civil Service

By CrossRiverWatch Admin Cross River State Government is set to recruit new work force into the civil service. The


How Bauchi Politicians Betray Trust, Plunder State’s Forest Reserves

By Haruna Mohammed Salisu, WikkiTimes In Ningi in Bauchi State, local politicians are enabling massive felling of trees in forest


2023: I’ll Run For President If APC Finds Me Fit, Says Ayade

By Samuel Akpan, The Cable Ben Ayade, governor of Cross River, says he will run for president in 2023


Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu

Share this now