Ayade weeps over tax burden on low-income earners, grants tax exemption

  Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade, burst into tears on Thursday as he decried the tax burden on low-income earners in the state. “This is not Ben Ayade, this is not my nature,” the governor said. “I am not wired for this insensitivity to a weaker person. I never knew that five years into office as governor, I will still find someone living in a thatched house in Cross River.” The governor went on to inaugurate an anti-tax agency designed to abolish payment of taxes by low-income earners. The move…

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