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C’ River APC rejects conduct of another State Congress

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By Emma Una CALABAR- THE leadership of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Cross River State has rejected the conduct of another State Congress saying the exercise was shrouded in secrecy and...

Mon Aug 27th, 2018     Read More →

30 Years of Nomadic Education: Any impact?

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When it was established 30 years ago, the National Commission for Nomadic Education (NCNE), was expected to cater for the educational needs of the socially excluded, educational disadvantaged and...

Mon Aug 27th, 2018     Read More →

Labour unions block Ayade’s office over salary structure

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Governor Ben Ayade By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR—Defying heavy rains, yesterday, in Calabar, Cross River State, members of two labour unions in the College of Health Technology, Calabar,...

Tue Aug 21st, 2018     Read More →

Court restrains APC from conducting another state congress in C-River

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By Emma Una An Abuja High Court has restrained the All Progressives Congress, APC and members of the National Working Committee, NWC, of the party and their agents from conducting any ward, local...

Mon Aug 20th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Hardship’ll make Nigerians vote PDP —Okom

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By Emma Una CALABAR—CHIEF Linus Okom, Chairman, Northern senatorial district of Cross River State caucus of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has said that the hunger and hardship Nigerians...

Mon Aug 20th, 2018     Read More →

APC gov aspirants used cultists to disrupt bye-election —C-River govt

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By Ike Uchechukwu & Emma Una The Cross River State Government, yesterday, accused two governorship aspirants on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC, Mr. Venatius Ikem and Mr Paul...

Fri Aug 17th, 2018     Read More →

C’ River: Ayade, Ibeshi battle for PDP governorship ticket

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Governor Ben Ayade By Emma Una The first National Publicity Secretary of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Mr. Emmanuel Ibeshi has become the major challenger to Governor Ben Ayade’s quest for...

Thu Aug 16th, 2018     Read More →

Firs shuts down Tinapa over alleged tax evasion

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By Ike Uchechukwu Calabar—The Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, has shut Tinapa business /leisure resort as well as Marina Resort both in the heart of Calabar, Cross River State, over...

Thu Aug 16th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerian Navy appoints new PSOs, FOCs

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA —Nigerian Navy has announced the appointment of new Principal Staff Officers, PSOs, and Flag Officers Commanding, FOCs. The new appointments were contained in a...

Thu Aug 16th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria has not experienced true leadership since independence – aspirant

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By Emma Una CALABAR— NIGERIANS have been marginalised, short-changed and traumatised for a long time, that anything the leaders proffer as a solution to the problems of the country, is ...

Wed Aug 15th, 2018     Read More →

Lack of regulation causing recklessness in the maritime industry – Tony Nwabunike

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National President of Association of Nigeria Licensed Customs Agents, ANLCA, Tony Iju Nwabunike recently in this interview with Vanguard Maritime Report’s Godfrey Bivbere, spoke on the...

Wed Aug 15th, 2018     Read More →

I will uphold my late husband’s ideals, bye-election winner promises

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Abbey Ukpukpen Mrs Abbey Ukpukpen, winner of the last Saturday bye-election into Obudu State Constituency, Cross River House of Assembly has promised to uphold the ideals of her late husband, Mr...

Tue Aug 14th, 2018     Read More →

Boundary Dispute: Ebonyi, C-River govts agree to execute joint projects

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By Peter Okutu ABAKALIKI—AFTER intensive periods of acrimony, killings of innocent lives and wanton destruction of properties worth millions of naira following unresolved boundary disputes...

Tue Aug 14th, 2018     Read More →

3 C’River villages angry over abandoned Oban-Ikang road

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By Ike Uchechukwu IDUDUN- THE people of Idundun, Ayangbe and Etay Ayip in Akpabuyo and Calabar Municipality Local Government Areas, Cross River are grumbling about alleged neglect of the...

Tue Aug 14th, 2018     Read More →

Osinbajo is Buhari’s running mate in 2019 — PRESIDENCY

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abuja—THE Senior Special to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said yesterday that Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo will run on the same ticket with President Muhammadu Buhari in...

Tue Aug 14th, 2018     Read More →