Latest Stories in Cross River

 

2019: How we will stop Buhari, APC – Opposition parties

Comments

WORRIED by what they described as the total failure of the All Progressives Congress, APC-led Federal Government to offer good governance, a host of opposition political parties have declared...

Sat Feb 10th, 2018     Read More →

Kidnappers abduct 5 Igbo traders in Calabar

Comments

BY IKE UCHECHUKWU(CALABAR) At least Five Igbo businessmen have been abducted by hoodlums within three weeks in Calabar metropolis in Cross River causing fear among the Igbo community in the...

Fri Feb 9th, 2018     Read More →

Protesters in C-River demand AGF’s resignation

Comments

By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR—Protesters in their hundreds, yesterday, marched through the streets of Calabar, Cross River State, while others protested outside the premises of the Federal High...

Fri Feb 9th, 2018     Read More →

Influx of Refugees from Cameroon: Senate summons Defence Minister, Ali

Comments

By Henry Umoru ABUJA—THE Senate yesterday summoned the Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan Ali, to appear before it and explain the reason behind the invasion by large numbers of refugees from...

Thu Feb 8th, 2018     Read More →

2019: South-South APC leaders adopt Buhari

Comments

By Henry Umoru ABUJA—AHEAD of the 2019 presidential election, South-South All Progressives Congress, APC, leaders and stakeholders, yesterday, converged in Abuja and unanimously adopted...

Thu Feb 8th, 2018     Read More →

Glo gives unlimited browsing access at Valentine

Comments

Nigeria’s telecommunications company, Globacom, has announced a new promo, which allows subscribers to buy LTE smartphones at rock-bottom prices in February and have access to unlimited...

Thu Feb 8th, 2018     Read More →

Senator drags MD, 4 DISCOs to NASS over black-out in Calabar

Comments

…Vows to ensure power restoration By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – DEPUTY Chairman, Senate Committee on Petroleum, Upstream, Senator Gershom Bassey has dragged the Managing Director, 4...

Wed Feb 7th, 2018     Read More →

DPR shut down three fuel stations in Calabar

Comments

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has shut down three fuel stations in Cross River for not accounting for three trucks of fuel. Mr Bassey Nkanga, DPR Operations Controller in charge of...

Wed Feb 7th, 2018     Read More →

Resolve Cameroon crisis, save Nigeria from refugee problem, Ikimi urges AU

Comments

By Jimitota Onoyume WARRI—African Union has been urged to take urgent steps towards resolving the crisis in Cameroon, stressing that the move will save Akwa Ibom and neighbouring states in...

Wed Feb 7th, 2018     Read More →

Coalition for Nigeria Movement: Long and tough road to travel

Comments

By Mazi Sam Ohuabunwa THE emergence of a third force which former President, Olusegun Obasanjo heralded in his recent famous letter to PMB is ordinarily a good development for Nigeria’s...

Wed Feb 7th, 2018     Read More →

46-yr-old man dies after drinking Ogogoro in Calabar

Comments

By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR—A 46-year-old man, simply identified as Ubong, has died after consuming Ogogoro in Calabar, Cross River State capital. Vanguard learned that the incident occurred,...

Tue Feb 6th, 2018     Read More →

Citizens bemoan shameful condition of C-River library

Comments

By Ikechukwu Uche CALABAR- THE Cross-River State Library, Calabar and other state-owned libraries, previously the pride of Cross-Riverians, are on their last legs, parading outdated books with...

Tue Feb 6th, 2018     Read More →

The economic consequences of herdsmen/farmers clashes – 2

Comments

IN two sentences, the Minister has exposed how we have ended up in this murderous crisis tending to draw us apart as a nation. The first test of a good or excellent decision making body –...

Mon Feb 5th, 2018     Read More →

BPP faults MDAs on compliance with public procurement requirements

Comments

By Emma Una CALABAR— FAILURE by many federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies, MDAs, to comply with statutory requirements in procurement processes has denied the Bureau of Public...

Mon Feb 5th, 2018     Read More →

Group endorses Gov. Ayade for second term

Comments

A political group in Cross River, `Voice of Central’ has lauded the various achievements of Gov. Ben Ayade and endorsed him for a second term. Newsmen report that the group endorsed the...

Sun Feb 4th, 2018     Read More →