Latest Stories in Cross River

 

Respite for Abia communities, motorists threatened by bad federal road

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By Anayo Okoli UMUAHIA—THE cries of some communities, including the people of Ariam in Ikwuano Council of Abia State, motorists and commuters plying the Umuahia-Ikot Ekpene-Uyo federal road,...

Wed May 15th, 2019     Read More →

Igbo-Yoruba affinity: ‘IFA’ is the connecting link of original Nigerians – Attah Of Igala

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By Chris Onuoha Following the controversial statements and counter opinions emanating from some quarters as a result of the statement averred by the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Oguwunsi, that the...

Tue May 14th, 2019     Read More →

IGP orders transfer of over 6,000 policemen out of Lagos to Zamfara, others

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The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has ordered the immediate transfer of over 6,000 senior policemen and rank and file out of Lagos State. Cross Section of Policemen during the flag...

Thu May 9th, 2019     Read More →

Senate confirms Buhari’s RMAFC nominees

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ex-CBN chief too as FERMA Boss By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Senate, Wednesday, confirmed the reappointment of Elias Mbam from Ebonyi State as Chairman of the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation...

Wed May 8th, 2019     Read More →

Rep elect worried over rift between C’River, Ebonyi communities worry Egbona

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By Dapo Akinrefon THE member-elect for Abi/Yakurr Federal Constituency, Cross River State in the House of Representatives, Dr Alex Egbona has expressed worry over the lingering communal crisis...

Tue May 7th, 2019     Read More →

Justice Mamman Nasir and boundary clashes (2)

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By Eric Teniola INVESTIGATE and define the boundaries of any other areas, districts or divisions which might be brought to the notice of the panel; to define inter-state boundaries, especially in...

Tue May 7th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari’s re-election: a choice of light over darkness – APC

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The United Kingdom chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has described the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 election as the choice of light over darkness. President...

Mon May 6th, 2019     Read More →

‘Next Level’ will deepen Buhari’s first term achievements, says Onu

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Uburu (Ebonyi) – Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, Minister of Science and Technology, says the achievements recorded in Presiden Muhammadu Buhari’s first tenure were a fulfilment of a social contract...

Mon May 6th, 2019     Read More →

 New Cabinet: 15 politicians jostle for CRS ministerial slot

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…Never pick politician over technocrat again-APC Chieftain tells Buhari By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor As President Muhammadu Buhari considers top Nigerians to form his cabinet, no...

Sun May 5th, 2019     Read More →

Clash of Interests: Titanic battle as potential ministerial nominees emerge

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By Dapo Akinrefon AHEAD of the May 29 inauguration of President Muhammadu Buhari for second term, some members of the All Progressives Congress, APC, have begun jostling for ministerial and other...

Sun May 5th, 2019     Read More →

DSS arrest 59 commercial sex workers in Calabar

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No fewer than 59 commercial sex workers which included 43 girls and 16 men have been arrested by the Department of State Security (DSS) in Calabar. Mr Ilupeju Adebayo, Director of DSS in Cross...

Sat May 4th, 2019     Read More →

Police to finish Kidnappers, bandits, armed robbers, as force launch ‘Operation Puff Adder’ in C/River

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The Police in Cross River have launched the `Operation Puff Adder’ in the state to tackle emerging security challenges such as kidnapping, armed robbery, banditry among others. Police launch...

Fri May 3rd, 2019     Read More →

You must respect fundamental Human rights, CP warns Officers

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…AS Command launches “Operation Puff Adder” in C’River BY IKE UCHECHUKWU The Commissioner of Police, Cross River state Command, Austin Agbonlahor has warned his Officers...

Fri May 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Onuesoke condemns bad state of East-West Road, demands immediate completion

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By Ephraim Oseji Warri— Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain, Chief Sunny Onuesoke has condemned the deplorable condition of East-West Road, saying that the Federal Government should...

Fri May 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Anambra, Enugu, Kogi can’t be declared Oil Producing States now- DPR

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THE Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) yesterday gave an insight into why Anambra, Enugu and Kogi States cannot be declared oil-producing states. File: Oil According to...

Fri May 3rd, 2019     Read More →