Cross River invites presidential candidates to 2018 Carnival Calabar

The Cross River State Government has invited all the Presidential candidates of political parties contesting in the 2019 general elections to take a week-long vacation from campaigns and participate in the annual event scheduled for Dec. 28. The State governor, Professor Ben Ayade disclosed this on Sunday in Calabar while flagging off the third and last dry run of the 2018 Calabar carnival which has the theme `Africanism’. Represented by his Deputy, Prof. Ivara Esu, Ayade said that the carnival has no political or religious affiliation, adding the show was…

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Carnival Calabar dry run: Gov. Ayade calls for unity among Africans

Photo Caption: Photo: Cross River State Deputy Governor, Professor Ivara Esu, flanked on the left by rep of Head of Service of the Federation, Mrs Inameti, Chairman Carnival Calabar Band, Sen. Florence Ita Giwa(R) and other top officials of the state government and sponsors at the flag off of Carnival Calabar 1st dry run in Calabar, yesterday. Cross River State Governor, Professor Ben Ayade has called on Africans to be united in other to help the continent win back her rightful position in the world. Speaking during the flag off…

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