Agba Jalingo, Publisher of Cross River Watch has accused the Governor of Cross River State, Ben Ayade and a few individuals in his administration of planning to kill him.
The journalists made this recognized in a press release he launched to journalists on Monday, noting that the scenario warranted him to say it brazenly.
“I’m bringing this issue up following credible information at my disposal that governor Ayade and some persons in his government are planning to ‘kill Agba Jalingo.’ Yes, I say that because the situation now warrants that I say it openly.
“Having been annoyed of their many makes an attempt to smash me utilizing the police and the courtroom system, info accessible to me now could be alarming and requires this public discover,” he said.
He alleged that the new aide de camp to governor Ayade planted two ammunition in his cigarette pack on June 12, 2021 and wanted the police to arraign him in court for illegal possession of ammunition.
“Like Dele Giwa, the police have taken me in on false allegations of gun and bomb operating. The new ADC to governor Ayade planted two ammunition in my cigarette pack on June 12, 2021 and needed the police to arraign me in courtroom once more for unlawful possession of ammunition, whereas my trial for treasonable felony, terrorism, cultism and try and overthrow Buhari and Ayade remains to be ongoing.
“All these underhand tactics appear not to be working and they are contemplating the worst. I have every reason now to be deeply concerned and bring this to public notice,” he stated.
Jalingo known as on most of the people to carry Ayade and his brother, Franko accountable if something occurred to him.
“No one, I repeat, no one will chase me out of my home state because I am not a criminal, I have never been and I will never be one. It is those who steal from the public, misuse and misappropriate our public till for family luxuries, and are afraid of my constant scrutiny of their actions that should prepare to run away from the state when their days in power are over.
“The normal public ought to hereby be on discover and maintain Governor Ayade and his brother and co-governor, Franko Ayade, accountable ought to one strand of hair fall from my head,” he stated.