January 14, ( THEWILL) – Nollywood actor, Gideon Okeke, has called out the Governor of Cross Rivers State, Ben Ayade, over the state of affairs in Calabar, the state capital.
The actor revealed that Calabar, which used to be one of the neatest cities in Nigeria has lost its glory. The people are already complaining and waiting for Ayade to exit his position as the number one citizen of the state.
“If there is anyone who needs feedback on what’s going on in the street of Calabar, it is oga Ben, oga Ben the Governor.
“I’m making this video because everywhere I turn, everyone is complaining, every Uber driver, every bus driver.
“Even the Atinbo woman who dey sell bush meat for me, everyone is complaining.
“The military boys wey dey checkpoint, everybody is complaining. There are potholes everywhere.
“There was no street light during the carnival. There is no cinema in the city of Calabar, I hear that people have to go to Uyo to watch movies.
“There are dump sites within Calabar, everywhere you turn to don dey smell. I understand that we are not ice cream and we cannot satisfy everyone.
“This used to be a tourist site. The streets of Calabar don become a trailer park.
“Trucks are parked everywhere and I hear say the man dey collect one thousand from all of them every day.
“Mr Oga Ben, you don make everybody commissioner for this city, you look left, right, naa commissioner everywhere.
“And I dey hear say they earn N200,000 but the people are complaining.
“They are not feeling him, what they are saying is that they can’t wait for him to go away.
“Oga Ben, if you need feedback, I don help you do give away,” he said.