Published: Sat, June 03, 2017
Health Care | By Jan Bell

Osinbajo Visits Cross River

Osinbajo Visits Cross River

Osinbajo was received at the Margaret Ekpo International Airport by Governor Ben Ayade in the company of members of the state executive, before proceeding to the palace of the Obong of Calabar, His Eminence Edidem Ekpo Okon Abasi Otu V, for a courtesy visit.

This came as he also performed the ground breaking ceremony for the Cross River industrial park as well as the commissioning of the garment factory. It is because we have here people of every race, people of every tribe bringing in their different cultures, their different strengths (together). It is really going to be a major industrial hub in Africa, " he said.

He said: "Unity is very important".

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He then assured the support of the Federal Government to the construction of the super highway by the state government and said that the initiative would enhance economic and social development of the state.

"The project will drive the state's economy and Nigeria in general will benefit because the route will link other states of the federation,". "All of us should show love to one another, this will make us stronger".

He also said that government would also investigate issues between the people of Bakassi, the military and militants.

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Responding, the Obong of Calabar expressed gratitude for the visit of the acting president, and called for the recognition of the traditional institution because they started governance.

"When people speak of Nigeria and respect this country, it is because of the diversity; because of the strength in numbers".

The Acting President was later given a chieftain title in Efik tradition "Ada-idaha ke Efik Eburutu (a chief in Obong's Council)".

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