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Ayade lifts suspension on public worship in Cross River

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Governor Ben Ayade has lifted ban on public worship in Cross River State. Ayade said the lifting of the about two months old ban was in consideration of the spiritual economy and in response to...

Fri May 22nd, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19 and snake oil salesmanship in Nigeria

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SIR: As the world grapples with the coronavirus pandemic and the search for a vaccine continues, many people are gullible and are easily swayed by peddlers of cures or solutions. There is so much...

Fri May 22nd, 2020     Read More →

About 100 COVID-19 deaths occurred at home, Ehanire

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The Federal government yesterday said that finding from the analysis of the 200 Covid-19 deaths recorded so far in the country shows that nearly half of them died at home. Meanwhile, the fact...

Thu May 21st, 2020     Read More →

Paramount Ruler of Bakassi tells FG, international community to answer the unanswered Bakassi questions

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Paramount Ruler of Bakassi has called on the international community and the Federal Government to provide an answer to the many unanswered questions of Bakassi since losing the territory to...

Thu May 21st, 2020     Read More →

Ayade lifts suspension on public worship

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Cross River State governor Senator Ben Ayade has lifted ban on public worship in the state. Ayade said the lifting of the about two months old public worship ban Became necessary being conscious...

Thu May 21st, 2020     Read More →

Reps want e-learning system instituted in education sector

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The House of Representatives has urged the Federal Ministry of Education to urgently develop a national policy and framework for online education for schools at various levels. The News Agency of...

Tue May 19th, 2020     Read More →

Six positive tests for coronavirus at Premier League clubs

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Six positive cases for coronavirus have been detected at three Premier League clubs after players and staff were tested ahead of a return to training, England’s top flight said...

Tue May 19th, 2020     Read More →

Cross River backs down on quarantine threat to visiting NCDC officials

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Cross River State government has backed down on its threat to isolate officials of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) who are a visit to the state. The team led by Dr. Omobolande...

Tue May 19th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Akwa Ibom begins boundary surveillance

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The Akwa Ibom government has begun 24-hour boundary surveillance to checkmate unauthorised interstate movements, as part of measures to contain the spread of COVID-19 in the state. The state...

Sun May 17th, 2020     Read More →

Pipeline vandalisation frustrates public water supply in Cross River

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Vandalisation of water pipelines in Cross River State has frustrated water supply to residents. In the days of former governors Donald Duke and Liyel Imoke, there was regular water supply to...

Sun May 17th, 2020     Read More →

Immigration again intercepts 10 at Nigeria, Cameroon border

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Nigeria Immigration Service PHOTO:TwitterThe Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), has again intercepted ten Nigerians trying to cross over to Cameroon en route Ibaka border in Akwa Ibom state. The...

Fri May 15th, 2020     Read More →

Police in Akwa Ibom bursts child theft syndicate, arrests a medical doctor from UCTH Calabar

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Nigerian Police PHOTO:TwitterThe Anti-Child theft unit of the Akwa Ibom State Police Command has busted child stealing and trafficking syndicate where a medical doctor with the University of...

Wed May 13th, 2020     Read More →

Senate deplores ‘empty’ embassies, gets ambassadorial nominees, others

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• Orders security chiefs to probe interstate travel breaches The absence of ambassadors in Nigeria’s embassies attracted the stern condemnation of the Senate yesterday. The lawmakers,...

Wed May 13th, 2020     Read More →

JEHF ONE playwriting competition ends June 12

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The James Ene Henshaw Foundation ONE Playwriting Competition, which seeks to encourage the art of dramatic writing and the best original one-act play written for stage, film or TV, will close...

Wed May 13th, 2020     Read More →

N35 billion gratuity: Retirees in Cross River threaten court action against government

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Prof. Ben Ayade, Governor of Cross River State PHOTO:TwitterRetired civil servants in Cross River State have threatened to drag the state government to court over the non-payment of their...

Tue May 12th, 2020     Read More →