Latest Stories in Cross River

 

Mother of 5 collects money from men to sleep with 12-yr-old daughter

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By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR—A mother of five, Mrs. Udoaka Sunday, and three others have been arrested by the Cross River State Police Command for sexually abusing her 12-year-old daughter in...

Thu Aug 10th, 2017     Read More →

Still on restructuring Nigeria

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THERE are critical segments of our society that have not been properly assimilated in the scheme of things; hence we have suggested consistently in this Column that there is the crying need to...

Thu Aug 10th, 2017     Read More →

INEC to punish erring officials

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Dr Briyai Frankland, the new Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Cross River, says the commission will deal decisively with any member of Staff who connive with Politicians to manipulate...

Wed Aug 9th, 2017     Read More →

Miss Nigeria USA pageant holds Saturday

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The 2017 edition of Miss Nigeria USA beauty pageant would hold on Saturday in New York, the organizers of the annual beauty contest has said. The Director of the Miss Nigeria USA pageant, Ms Joy...

Wed Aug 9th, 2017     Read More →

Abia community sends SOS to FG over condition of road

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By Anayo Okoli UMUAHIA—EMEDE agrarian community in Umuahia North council area of Abia State has sent a passionate appeal to the Federal Government to complete the Attah-Emede Nkpuru-Umuakanu...

Wed Aug 9th, 2017     Read More →

Ayade assures on qualitative, affordable healthcare delivery

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By Emma Una CALABAR—Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State has assured of the commitment of his administration to provide comprehensive, affordable and qualitative healthcare for the...

Wed Aug 9th, 2017     Read More →

Communal conflicts: Igbo in C-River appeal for help

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By Emma Una CALABAR — IGBO resident in Cross River State, yesterday, took stock of the losses they have suffered in the past few months following attacks on them during communal conflicts...

Tue Aug 8th, 2017     Read More →

5 govs’ wives team up to fight cancer

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By Emma Una CALABAR—WIVES of five governors in the country, who are medical doctors, have joined forces to fight cancer, the ailment presently ravaging many Nigerians. The women under the...

Tue Aug 8th, 2017     Read More →

Paris Club refund: Court freezes bank accounts of Abia, C-River, Delta

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By Caleb Ayansina ABUJA —The Federal Capital Territory High Court has ordered the freezing of the Paris-London Club refund bank accounts of Abia, Cross River, and Delta states. Justice Yusuf...

Tue Aug 8th, 2017     Read More →

Appeal Court upholds PCN’s regulatory powers

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The Court of Appeal has again affirmed the regulatory powers of the Pharmacists Council of Nigeria, PCN. The appellate court sitting in Calabar, Cross River State, recently dismissed an Appeal by...

Tue Aug 8th, 2017     Read More →

Paris Club Refund: Court freezes bank accounts of Abia, Cross River, Delta states

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By Caleb Ayansina ABUJA – The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court has ordered the freezing of the Paris-London Club Refund bank accounts of Abia, Cross River, and Delta states....

Mon Aug 7th, 2017     Read More →

APC: Crisis of confidence everywhere

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The embarrassing fight for supremacy in the APC is not just in Rivers. All over the country, the party, which emerged from the merger of the Action Congress of Nigeria, ACN, All Nigeria Peoples...

Sun Aug 6th, 2017     Read More →

FG, PANDEF strike deal on IOCs’ relocation to region, Amnesty Programme, East-West Road

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Contrary to the thinking that the last Thursday meeting between the Federal Government and the Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, in Abuja, was going to be stormy, given the ultimatum, days earlier,...

Sun Aug 6th, 2017     Read More →

Searching for love?

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Networking/ Sponsorship •Anntella,36, resides in Lagos, needs an sponsorship, for her Ankara designs. 08030957386 •Juliet, 25,OND holder, God fearing and disciplined, needs well meaning...

Sat Aug 5th, 2017     Read More →

Why they cannot tell Buhari the truth

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A 12 year old sprinting sensation was discovered in Jamaica earlier this year. Her name is Brianna Lyston. Predictions are that her future exploits may dwarf that of Usain Bolt. She should be...

Sat Aug 5th, 2017     Read More →