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Why PFN was neutral during 2019 elections — Ekwok

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By Emma Una PENTECOSTAL Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, will continue to speak out against acts of injustice, ethnic conflicts and societal ills but will not adopt a political party as its chosen...

Thu Apr 4th, 2019     Read More →

Experts seeks strict implementation of STM Act

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The Secured Transactions in Movable Assets Act, STMA, 2017 was the talking point of a workshop organised by Conference of Western Attorneys-General Africa Alliance Partnership (CWAG AAP) in...

Thu Apr 4th, 2019     Read More →

Tears as fire razes 6 houses, block of shops in Calabar

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By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR—Many shed tears uncontrollably, yesterday, at the sight of houses and blocks of shops gutted by fire at Eyo Edem axis of the popular Watt market in Calabar South....

Wed Apr 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Lassa fever outbreak: NCDC confirms 23 new cases, 4 deaths

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By Gabriel Olawale The Nigeria Centre for Diseases Control, NCDC, has confirmed 23 new cases of Lassa fever including 4 deaths. According to the report released on its website for the week 11th...

Tue Apr 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Medical diagnosis: SYNLAB Nigeria debuts in Calabar

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By Chioma Obinna With over 5,000 tests available on its platform, SYNLAB Nigeria Formerly Pathcare Laboratories has formally opened a new facility in Calabar, Cross River State. The new facility...

Tue Apr 2nd, 2019     Read More →

C’river: We’ve no agents, our doors only open in court — tribunal chairman

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By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR—Justice Vincent Agbata, Chairman of Cross River State Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Calabar has told politicians and their proxies that the panel has no...

Tue Apr 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Identifying 90 parties’ logos was a problem for voters — Oba Michael Odunayo Ajayi

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By Chris Onuoha Oba Michael Odunayo Ajayi, the Elerinmo of Erinmo-Ijesha, Osun State, in this interview, bares his mind on the just concluded elections. Oba Michael Odunayo Ajayi, the Elerinmo of...

Mon Apr 1st, 2019     Read More →

Nobody discovered me, says Gov Emmanuel

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By Harris Emmanuel UYO—Apparently responding to his erstwhile political godfather, Senator Godswill Akpabio, Governor Udom Emmanuel, weekend, declared that nobody discovered him in politics....

Mon Apr 1st, 2019     Read More →

Man treks 265km to celebrate the victory of Ortom, senator-elect Jev election

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By Peter Duru, Makurdi Vincent Kaior has embarked on a 265km trek from Tsar Mbaduku, a border community with Cross River State, in Vandeikya Local Government Area of Benue State, to Makurdi, the...

Sun Mar 31st, 2019     Read More →

Battle for States: PDP rebounces, gets 14 states, eyes Zamfara, Osun

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By Clifford Ndujihe WITH the declaration of Ahmadu Fintiri of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as the winner of the Adamawa State governorship election, the opposition party has won more states...

Fri Mar 29th, 2019     Read More →

NMA shuts illegal medical facility, arrests one in C-River

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By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR—The Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, in Cross River has shut down the Divine Favour Clinic and Maternity in Ugaga village in Yala local government area in its...

Thu Mar 28th, 2019     Read More →

C’River/Ebonyi crisis: Ayade raises alarm over renewed killings, arson

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By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR —Cross River State Governor, Prof Ben Ayade has raised the alarm over renewed killings in warring Ukelle and Izzi communities in Cross River and Ebonyi states...

Wed Mar 27th, 2019     Read More →

Militarisation of electoral process is an ill-wind – Sunday Oibe, NCEF PRO

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By Sam Eyoboka IN the considered opinion of the Public Relations Officer of Northern Christian Elders Forum, Elder Sunday Oibe, militarisation of the electoral process is an ill-wind that has...

Wed Mar 27th, 2019     Read More →

We built infrastructure to attract investment to Bayelsa — Dickson

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By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South, Samuel Oyadongha Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has reiterated his administration’s focus on investing in critical infrastructure...

Wed Mar 27th, 2019     Read More →

The bane of winner takes it all

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By Sunny Ikhioya One of the beautiful things about democracy is the carnival-like atmosphere characterising the campaigns. For once in a while, the electorate will be seeing their leaders coming...

Wed Mar 27th, 2019     Read More →