SERAP TAKES FG, CROSS RIVER GOVT TO ECOWAS COURT OVER TRIAL OF AGBA JALINGO

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has dragged the government of Nigeria and Cross River state government of governor Ben Ayade to ECOWAS Court of Justice in Abuja “over the prolonged, arbitrary detention; unfair prosecution; persecution, and sham trial of journalist Agba Jalingo.” Jalingo, who Read More …

DETAINED JOURNALIST AGBA JALINGO TRIED TO OVERTHROW BUHARI, GOVERNOR AYADE REVEALS

Cross River governor, Ben Ayade, has finally spoken about the continuous detention of Agba Jalingo, a Nigerian journalist who is standing treason trial for criticising the governor. Mr Jalingo, the publisher of CrossRiverWatch, was arrested on August 22 over a report alleging that Mr Ayade Read More …

AYADE, WHO ACCUSED ACCUSED AGBA JALINGO OF TERRORISM, DISTANCES HIMSELF FROM HIS ORDEAL

Cross River State Governor, Benedict Ayade (left) and President Muhammadu Buhari after a meeting with the President at the State House, Abuja…yesterday. PHOTO: PHILLIP OJISUA Cross River State Governor, Benedict Ayade, has distanced himself from the plight of Agba Jalingo, who has been held by Read More …