Governor Ben Ayade of Cross Rivers State has announced the appointment of 190 new aides. The new appointments include personall assistants and special advisers.
The new political appointments were announced by the special adviser on media and publicity to the Governor, via a statement on Thursday.
According to the statement, Ben Ayade made the appointments in fulfilment of his policy of putting food on the table and providing jobs for citizens of the state.
The new appointments as announced include;
Musa Adede – Chairman, Security Trust Fund; Bai Thompson – Special Adviser, Int’l Investors’ link; Aboh Akongfe – Special Assistant, Aviation; Anthony Bassey – Special Assistant, Refugees’ Matter; Edict Essun – Member, Hawkers’ Right Agency; Michael Ogbeche – Member, Equal Opportunity Board; Joshua Ani-Ita – Special Assistant, Hospitality.
Alice Achi – Senior Special Assistant, Women Development; Ekpo Ekpenyong – Senior Special Assistant, Recreational Park Development; Dan Unah – Special Assistant, Job Placement; John Abese – Member, Migration Control Agency; Vincent Egbe – Member, Scrap Metals Board.
This brings the number of political aides and appointees under Governor Ben Ayade to over 4,000.