Latest Stories in Cross River

 

Akwa-Ibom: Why PDP is in panic – Eyiboh

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The crisis arising from the expulsion of five members of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has raised the political tempo in the state to feverish levels. Hon. Eseme Eyiboh, Chairman Cross...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari calls for calm, as scores die in C’River community clashes

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lNobody died—Police By Emma Una CALABAR—THREE days of communal clashes among four communities in Biase Local Government Area of Cross River State have claimed many lives following...

Wed Dec 5th, 2018     Read More →

Truck crushes mother of two, one other in Calabar

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By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR—There was pandemonium at Ikot Ekpo a community on the outskirt of Calabar, Monday evening, as a truck crushed a middle-aged man along the Murtala Mohammed Highway...

Wed Dec 5th, 2018     Read More →

Many feared killed as violence erupts in C/River, Buhari calls for calm

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Many people have been reported killed and hundred others displaced as violence broke out in Abanwan, Urugbam, Egbor and Ipene communities occasioned by misunderstanding over sale of a parcel...

Tue Dec 4th, 2018     Read More →

Delta gets new CP

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By Festus Ahon A new Commissioner of Police, Anthony Ogbizi has been deployed to Delta State, following the redeployment of Mr. Mohammed Mustafa to Ebonyi State. Delta State Governor Sen Ifeanyi...

Tue Dec 4th, 2018     Read More →

Buhari’s achievements in Niger Delta listed

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The Buhari led administration introduced the New Vision for the Niger-Delta which encompasses robust solutions, targets and initiatives aimed at ensuring that the people of the Niger-Delta benefit...

Mon Dec 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Delta gets new Commissioner of Police

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The police command in Delta on Monday received Mr Anthony Ogbizi as its new Commissioner of Police (CP). The spokesperson of the command, DSP Andrew Aniamaka, in statement Monday said Ogbizi had...

Mon Dec 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Stock market investments : SEC steps up action on investor protection

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By Peter EGWUATU & Nkiruka NNOROM As part of the recovery plan for the nation’s capital market the Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, has mapped out strategies in key areas,...

Mon Dec 3rd, 2018     Read More →

Police kill 5 armed robbery suspects in Calabar

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The Police Command in Cross River, has killed five suspected armed robbery gang who engaged the police in a gun duel shortly after robbing a filling station at Atu Street in Calabar on Sunday. Mr...

Sun Dec 2nd, 2018     Read More →

2019: I’ll embarrass Buhari, Atiku with ideas at debate, Fasua boasts

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By Joseph Erunke ABUJA–AHEAD of 2019 general elections, the presidential candidate of Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party, ANRP, Tope Fasua, has boasted that he would embarrass President...

Sun Dec 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Corruption: Refer Cross River Basin to EFCC, ICPC; SERAP tells Adamu

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Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has sent an open letter to Engr. Suleiman Adamu, Minister of Water Resources, urging him to use his good offices and leadership position...

Sun Dec 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria’s killing fields : 6,562 deaths in 11 months

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By Clifford Ndujihe FOUR weeks to the end of 2018, many Nigerians would be eager to bid the year goodbye and welcome 2019 with open arms. Nigerian troops rallied to flush out Boko Haram rag tag...

Sun Dec 2nd, 2018     Read More →

Imoke, Turaki named as PDP Presidential Campaign Directorates, Spokespersons

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By Dirisu Yaku ABUJA-The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Presidential Campaign Council has released the operational directorates, as well as names of spokespersons for its 2019 Presidential...

Sat Dec 1st, 2018     Read More →

Police arrest 12 Cameroonian mercenaries in C/River

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By Emma Una TWELVE Cameroonian mercenaries were arrested by the police at the weekend while on their way to fight in the internecine communal conflict between the people of Usumutong and Ediba in...

Sat Dec 1st, 2018     Read More →

Fake news: Police warn bloggers, social media users

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The Police Command in Cross River has warned social media users and bloggers operating in the state to desist from using `online’ to spread fake news. IGP Idris K. Ibrahim, DOPF to honour...

Fri Nov 30th, 2018     Read More →