2023; Barr Ekpo Ada meets with Hon Austine Aidam JP

The DG of Gershom Bassey campaign organization, Barr Ekpo Ada and the PDP House of representatives candidate for AKAMKPA/BIASE Federal constituency, Hon Austine Aidam JP met and discussed the way forward as regards 2023 Elections

The meeting that held today 12/08/2022 in the calabar residence of Barr Ekpo was about uniting the party for 2023 general elections

Barr Ekpo Ada in his remarks lauded the efforts of Hon Austine in driving the electioneering/political process in terms of voters registration, consultation and reconciliation in Akamkpa and Biase while admonishing him (Austine Aidam) to ensure PDP wins all Elections in Akamkpa/Biase federal Constituency

According to Ekpo Ada, The victory of the party is fundamental and sacrosanct thus should be priotized above every other interest

You are a symbol of the younger generation and the youths of Akamkpa/Biase should recognize and identify with you he stated

Hon Austine Aidam in his speech commended and applauded the DG (Ekpo Ada) for being a loyal and faithful party man likewise showing interest in the activities, progress and success of the party

Continuing, Hon Austine assured the DG of absolute commitment to the party in ensuring PDP wins all positions in the southern senatorial district and the state at large

For me the party is first and my utmost Interest is to deliver from house of assembly to Presidency using my network and structure said Hon Austine

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2023; Comrade Dan Obo Jnr visits the commandant of Peace Corps

The state chairman of NYCN-CRS Comrade Dan Obo Jnr paid a courtesy call to the commandant of Peace Corps of Nigeria

Speaking in the meeting, Dan Obo frowns at the peanut treatment Given to the peace corps while admonishing the Peace Corps that It’s time for the value of peace corps to be utilized for the good and Benefit of every Cross Riverian irrespective of Age bracket

According to Dan Obo, the reason why there’s no progress among youths is as a result of leadership thus the need to put up leaders with people oriented vision and youth inclusive governance.

In furtherance, Dan Obo emphasized on the need for collaboration between the Peace Corps and the youth council as regards 2023 elections

It’s important and needful to sustain the relationship between the peace corps and the youth council he stated

Without fear, favor or prejudice, I will say a lot is wrong with my generation hence the reason growth and development is far from us said Dan Obo Jnr

While appealing to the commandant that the safety, protection of lives and properties is part of their job and a lot needs to be done in 2023 Gubernatorial elections given that he will be in the ballot with a southerner

In response, the commandant said the time to take over leadership is now given that tomorrow is not Promised hence the need to make good use of what today has to offer

He reiterated that the peace corps Nigeria will be with him (Dan Obo) as a young person and a servant leader given that there have always been a synergy and good relationship overtime between the Cross River State command of peace corps and the NYCN-CRS chapter under his watch

The Commandant further eulogizes Dan Obo for being a friend and family to peace corps while admonishing the youths to reclaim thier mandate at all cost

According to the commandant, the youth council under the leadership of Dan Obo Jnr is top notch while lauding him for the selfless service to the young people

Highpoint of the occasion was guard of Honor for the state chairman of NYCN-CRS as the Governor of youths

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HOR 2023; Leadership is beyond politics but service- Hon Austine Aidam JP

The PDP flag bearer for House of representatives to represent AKAMKPA/BIASE Federal constituency, Hon Austine Aidam JP reiterated the need to provide selfless service to humanity and offer quality representation to the people rather than playing meaningless politics with the peoples mandate

Hon Austine Aidam made known to the people of Ehom during the voters registration sensitization excercise which has been in full force in the federal Constituency

Recall that He (Hon Austine Aidam) has facilitated voters registration exercise in many communities across Akamkpa and Biase where he personally moves around to ensure total compliance by the INEC officials likewise ensuring massive turnout of prospective voters

While addressing newsmen, Hon Austine said his utmost Interest is to be a good, committed and dedicated servant to his people instead of being eulogized as a good politician without positive impact on the people

Continuing, he emphasized that despite the fact that it’s through politics that people get elected into office, the welfare of the people should be sacrosanct and not compromised for selfish reasons

Leadership is about selfless service to the people, service to the down trodden, service to hungry, service to sick, service to people living with disabilities, service to both young and old.

And for me, diligently serving the good people of Biase and Akamkpa is exactly what I am coming to do

According to Hon Aidam JP, Service to humanity is what he has come to offer and his greatest joy and achievements is to see the common man of Akamkpa and Biase smile through empowerment, people oriented policies, meaningful projects, skills acquisition ETC

In furtherance, He said there shall be town hall meetings where the good people of Akamkpa and Biase will come together and contribute to quality representation because a good leader and servant must identify the problems of the people in order of priority instead of embarking on white elephant projects projects

I am not everywhere but the town hall meetings will help me to identify the problems and needs of the good people of Akamkpa and Biase given that my reason to contest elections is to serve them he stated

Hon Austine Aidam JP concluded by saying that “SERVICE BEFORE POLITICS IS HIS MOTTO”


Mrs Mercy Austine appreciates the Good women of Akamkpa and Biase

Mrs Austine Aidam hosted and thanked the good women of Akamkpa and Biase for the role played during the just concluded party primaries

In her welcome remarks, she commended and applauded the Women for the selfless commitment and determination in ensuring Hon Austine Aidam JP emerged Winner in the primaries

In furtherance, Mrs Austine Aidam emphasized that the meeting wasn’t a general meeting for all women but specifically the women that gave her support during the Primaries

This meeting is to specially thank all of you for the prayers, Financial and moral support likewise the good women that came down from their high horse to assist me in cooking and serving delegates and party faithfuls despite the inconveniences

Continuing, Mrs Austine Aidam admonished the women to take charge in all ramifications while assuring them of full and active participation in leadership positions beginning from Inclusion in the campaign committee and Elections agents

We have more to do in the general elections to enable us deliver PDP in all elections ranging from House of assembly to Presidency, so let’s go to the field and get the job done she stated

Speaking on behalf of Biase Women, Deaconess Mrs Catherine Christopher Bassey warns against arrival mentality where people believe they have won the elections already thereby making us relax instead of working ourselves to victory

Speaking on behalf of Akamkpa women, the house of assembly candidate for AKAMKPA II, Mrs Mary Effiong (Efisco) admonishes the women of Akamkpa and Biase to be resolute resilient and committed in delivering PDP in 2023 general elections

In attendance was party Women from the twenty one (21) WARDS of AKAMKPA and BIASE

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Dan Obo Emerges Winner of BLU EEAGLE Personality Of The week

Award winning Cross river state NYCN Chairman emerges winner of BLU EEAGLE MEEDIA personality of the week

Comrade Dan Obo is the cross river State chairman of the umbrella body of youths (NYCN)

Dan Obo is a man with vast experience as the Former Director General, Cross River State Recreational Park Agency, Likewise in the Youth council having been an LGA Coordinator of NYCN (Obubra)

His emergence as the state Chairman has proven beyond reasonable doubts that indeed there was a lot of job to be done in NYCN and as such Dan Obo is living up to expectations by delivering his campaign promises and more

Dan Obo as a ranking state Chairman of NYCN in Nigeria has brought initiatives that has propel the youth council to greater heights an as such changes the narratives as regards youths inclusiveness in politics and governance ETC

He (Dan Obo) has held youth submits in all the LGAs of Cross River State, Ensure smooth and transparent process of electing NYCN ward Councillors in the 196 WARDS of the state

His focal point is the youths involvement in Governance rather than just being mere spectators in the political terrain

Getting youths to the board room is Dan Obo’s priority and he has achieved which is evident in the recent appointments of Governor Ayade where Young people are now senior special assistant and advisers respectively

Dan Obo Jnr is the first and Only chairman that brought aspirants to consult the youths instead of the opposite as it was before

Dan Obo Jnr is selfless hence the reason he has provided the youths with a secretariat (YOUTH HOUSE) Instead of spending money on personal needs.

Dan Obo Jnr held the first ever cross river state youth convention with delegates across the 18 LGAs of the state

Dan Obo Jnr in collaboration with his Deputy, Engr Joel Henshaw held the first ever sports fiesta

Dan Obo Jnr is the first NYCN chairman to introduce free skills acquisition for the young people of Cross River State

Even as a politician, He doesn’t play politics with the council but rather admonished all to be politically incline and active in their various parties

Dan Obo Jnr is happily married to Obubra born Mrs Kwinta & the marriage is blessed with lovely Boys

Dan Obo is a leader to watch and indeed a rare breed

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2023; Hon Austine Aidam JP have exhibited uncommon wisdom, remarkable vision, and exemplary leadership – APC CHIEFTAIN

Akpet born public affairs analyst and APC Chieftain, Barr Ojah Ojah Evong reiterated that 2023 elections would be beyond party lines but personality thus the reason he is going to vote the PDP for house of representatives (AKAMKPA/BIASE) Federal Constituency which Hon Austine Aidam JP happens to be the flag bearer

Barr Ojah Ojah made this known while addressing NEWSMEN shortly after an event at ABINI community of Biase LGA

According to Ojah Ojah, Hon Austine Aidam JP is a fantastic role model for all those seeking to understand how to make an impact with their life, and he has in many ways proven himself to be a leader of ethics and morality.

In furtherance, Barr Ojah disclosed that he will support the APC in other positions but won’t compromise his position on supporting Hon Austine Aidam JP for House of representatives given that he will take the Constituency to greater heights..

In his words “I can’t be more loyal to the party at the detriment of my constituency so my loyalty first is to the people hence my support for a candidate that will bring quality representation to the people of Akamkpa and Biase”

Austine Aidam have exhibited uncommon wisdom, remarkable vision, and exemplary leadership likewise have been a role model and an example of selfless giving to this generation and I am proud to hold him as someone worthy of emulation he stated.

He has always been an inspiration to progressive youths like me as we strive to improve our democracy, there is no better time to que behind him as he delivers more dividends of democracy and good governance said Barr Ojah Ojah Evong

Continuing, Barr Ojah made known that he is joining other well meaning citizens of Biase and Akamkpa to support the aspirations of a young man with mouth watering track records that is solely on a mission to change lives.

Hon Austine Aidam JP I want to say a big thank you for your service to Humanity, thank you for your brave and fearless leadership, you are indeed an inspiration and I wish you Victory ahead & more strength to keep up the good works.

Barrister Ojah Ojah Evong
APC Chieftain and public affairs analyst