Governor Ayade Locks Out SSG, Others For Coming Late

Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State today locked out the Secretary to the State Government, Barrister Tina Agbor and other staff of Government House, Calabar.

The governor arrived office before 7:30am this morning only to find his entrance locked and when it was eventually opened moments later, he directed that all entrances be locked and no one allowed to come in while he watched on CCTV, what was happening.

According to report, his deputy, Prof. Ivara Esu arrived a few minutes past 8am and was allowed in without hesitation. Civil servants, security aides and other appointees were kept out by stern looking security operatives in the Governor’s convoy.

The gates were however opened at 9:00a m with some staff allowed to go in while those who came after were left to remain standing outside.