(INEC) on Tuesday presented certificates of return to
Cross River Governor-elect Benedict Ayade and other
members of the National Assembly from the state.
Presenting the certificates, Thelma Iremirem, the INEC
National Electoral Commissioner, said it was the mandate of
the Commission to present certificates of return to
Iremirem, who congratulated the winners for their
victory at the polls, urged them to always deliver the
campaign promises they made to the people.
She said "expectations are high; the people who voted you
in are consciously waiting for your leadership and dividends
"Government is a continuous process; I want to advise
the governor-elect and other legislators to always fulfill
their campaign promises."
She then presented certificates of return to the eight
members of the House of Representatives representing
the eight federal constituencies in the state.