2023: Southern Senatorial District Persuades Central And North To Support Back-To-South Agenda

In Breaking News, Politics

By Archibong Jeremiah

Ahead of the 2023 general elections in Nigeria and Cross River State in particular, stakeholders from the Southern Senatorial District have appealed to other districts (North and Central) to support the ‘Back-To-South’ agenda.

Yesterday at a press briefing held in the Diamond hall of the Transcorp Hotels in Calabar, the State capital and first Federal Capital Territory (FCT) of Nigeria, the district leaders were led by Chief Asuquo Ekpenyong and Senator Florence Ita Giwa.

In his opening remark, Chief Asuquo Ekpenyong beckoned on other districts to support the course of the South as they have done before.

He was delighted with the show of support to the course and maintained that supporting power returning to the South is the best way to go.

According to the release read by Senator Ita Giwa, “Southern Senatorial District are aware that no Senatorial District can on its own make a Governor, that is why we are committed to ensuring that we work harmoniously with the Central and Northern Senatorial District in archiving our desire for power to return come 2023.

“We further wish to state that all the three Senatorial Districts know that our demand for power to return to the southern senatorial district is equitable, justiciable, fair and is the proper thing to happen at this time. We would like to use this opportunity to call on all well meaning Cross Riverians to rise in support of power rotation and return of power to the southern Senatorial District come May 29t, 2023.”

The release also appreciated the Governor, Sen. Ben Ayade, drummed support for him and said he will finish strong.

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!

Pick-Up Van Explosion: Burnt Body, Vehicle Still At The Centre Of The Road

By Patrick Obia Listen To The Report It has been almost 24 hours since the tragic Mini pick-up van


Primaries: PDP Raises Bar On Transparency, Godwin Offiono Emerges Ogoja/Yala Reps Candidate

By Jonathan Ugbal Listen To The Report The People’s Democratic Party, PDP has raised the bar on transparency during


Two Hotel Workers Die Mysteriously In Calabar

By Judex Okoro, The Sun Newspaper Listen To The Report Tragedy struck residents of the Parliamentary community in Calabar


Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu

Share this now