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C-River Assembly summons SSG over alleged padding of 2018 Budget

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By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR—Cross River State House of Assembly has summoned the Secretary to the State Government, SSG, Tina Agbor, and others to clear the air on their alleged involvement in...

Fri Aug 31st, 2018     Read More →

Budget Padding: CRSHA summons SSG, others over 2018 Budget ‘Doctoring’

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BY IKE UCHECHUKWU- CALABAR Cross River State House of Assembly has summoned Secretary to the State Government, Barr Tina Agbor, and others to clear the air on their alleged involvement in the...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Why we ask Gov Emmanuel not to seek re-election- Eyibo

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Udom Emmanuel By Chioma Onuegbu, Uyo FORMER House of Representatives member for Eket Federal Constituency, Akwa Ibom State, honourable Eseme Eyiboh, says the people of his constituency have asked...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Petroleum tanker drivers ground Calabar port operations, EPZ

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By Godfrey Bivbere Petroleum tanker drivers have grounded operations at the Calabar port bringing port and businesses to a halt at the Calabar Export Processing Zone, EPZ, following indiscriminate...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Flood alert for Anambra, Delta, Bayelsa, others

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Abuja—Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency, NIHSA, has warned Nigerians living by the banks of River Niger and its floodplains to immediately relocate over possible flooding, listing...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

C-River hasn’t seen good governance in 10 years —Senate aspirant

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By Emma Una CALABAR—PASTOR Mayen Mbuk, aspiring to the Senate to represent the Southern senatorial district of Cross River State on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC, has...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Direct primaries : We won’t accept regional imperialism in APC – Marwa, Salihu

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By Kingsley Omonobi & Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA — Ahead of today’s National Executive Committee, NEC, meeting of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, some leaders of the party from...

Thu Aug 30th, 2018     Read More →

Lagos has highest foreign debt portfolio – DMO

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Lagos State, the commercial nerve-center of Nigeria, has retained its position as the state with the highest foreign debt in the country, with a foreign debt put at 1.45 billion dollars as at June...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Lagos retains highest foreign debt portfolio, says DMO

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Akinwunmi Ambode Lagos State, the commercial nerve-center of Nigeria, has retained its position as the state with the highest foreign debt in the country, with a foreign debt put at 1.45 billion...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Rep drums up support for Ayade

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By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR—The lawmaker representing Akamkpa/Biase Federal Constituency, Cross River State, Mr Daniel Asuquo, has called on party leaders, stakeholders and the people of...

Wed Aug 29th, 2018     Read More →

Ayade more visionary than most African leaders —UNDP

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The United Nations Developed Project, UNDP, has hailed Cross River State governor, Senator Ben Ayade’s style of leadership, which it described as development-driven through the use of...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →

C’River residents panic, as flood sweeps away 6 persons, sink 30 houses

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By Emmanuel Unah CALABAR- RAMPAGING flood has wiped out at least six persons, including the son of an Air Force officer and a University of Calabar, UNICAL official, and also submerged over 30...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →

S-East, S-South urged to reject APC over alleged plan by Buhari to handover to Tinubu

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By Chimaobi Nwaiwu NNEWI—NDIGBO Unity Assembly, NUA, yesterday urged the people of old Eastern region, particularly the South East states to reject the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →

C-River APC rejects another state congress

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By Emma Una CALABAR—THE leadership of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Cross River State has rejected the conduct of another state congress, saying that the exercise was shrouded in...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →

ExxonMobil shows outright contempt for Nigeria’s Supreme court

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By Femi Aribisala IF you were to visit the Lagos headquarters of ExxonMobil (Nigeria) in Victoria Island, Lagos today, you would immediately notice that something strange is going on. You will...

Tue Aug 28th, 2018     Read More →