Latest Stories in Cross River

 

Man treks 265km to celebrate the victory of Ortom, senator-elect Jev election

Comments

By Peter Duru, Makurdi Vincent Kaior has embarked on a 265km trek from Tsar Mbaduku, a border community with Cross River State, in Vandeikya Local Government Area of Benue State, to Makurdi, the...

Sun Mar 31st, 2019     Read More →

Battle for States: PDP rebounces, gets 14 states, eyes Zamfara, Osun

Comments

By Clifford Ndujihe WITH the declaration of Ahmadu Fintiri of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as the winner of the Adamawa State governorship election, the opposition party has won more states...

Fri Mar 29th, 2019     Read More →

NMA shuts illegal medical facility, arrests one in C-River

Comments

By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR—The Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, in Cross River has shut down the Divine Favour Clinic and Maternity in Ugaga village in Yala local government area in its...

Thu Mar 28th, 2019     Read More →

C’River/Ebonyi crisis: Ayade raises alarm over renewed killings, arson

Comments

By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR —Cross River State Governor, Prof Ben Ayade has raised the alarm over renewed killings in warring Ukelle and Izzi communities in Cross River and Ebonyi states...

Wed Mar 27th, 2019     Read More →

Militarisation of electoral process is an ill-wind – Sunday Oibe, NCEF PRO

Comments

By Sam Eyoboka IN the considered opinion of the Public Relations Officer of Northern Christian Elders Forum, Elder Sunday Oibe, militarisation of the electoral process is an ill-wind that has...

Wed Mar 27th, 2019     Read More →

We built infrastructure to attract investment to Bayelsa — Dickson

Comments

By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South, Samuel Oyadongha Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has reiterated his administration’s focus on investing in critical infrastructure...

Wed Mar 27th, 2019     Read More →

The bane of winner takes it all

Comments

By Sunny Ikhioya One of the beautiful things about democracy is the carnival-like atmosphere characterising the campaigns. For once in a while, the electorate will be seeing their leaders coming...

Wed Mar 27th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria must think out of the box to defeat insecurity – CDS

Comments

By Uche Ike Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Abayomi Olonisakin, yesterday, asserted that Nigeria needs to think outside the box to effectively tackle security across the country. President Buhari...

Tue Mar 26th, 2019     Read More →

We’ve built critical infrastructure to attract investment to Bayelsa – Dickson

Comments

*Urges caution on Africa free trade agreement Bayelsa State Governor, Honourable Henry Seriake Dickson, has said his administration focused on investing in critical infrastructure that drive...

Tue Mar 26th, 2019     Read More →

Lovebirds turn Calabar airport field to Sodom and Gomorrah

Comments

•Used condom, empty energizer caplets litter ground – Cleaner •Margaret Ekpo Int. Airport mgt unaware of sexual escapades – Spokesperson By Emmanuel Una...

Tue Mar 26th, 2019     Read More →

SYNLAB will deliver first-world healthcare services to Nigerians

Comments

…opens in calaber The Executive Director (Operations) of SYNLAB Nigeria, Dr Tolulope Adewole, has said that the pathology laboratory services firm ith over 5,000 tests available on its...

Mon Mar 25th, 2019     Read More →

My fears about military involvement in elections – Mbazulike Amaechi

Comments

Chief Mbazulike Amaechi is a foremost nationalist . He belongs to the class of the late Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe who fought for Nigeria’s independence. The self-professed link between the old and...

Mon Mar 25th, 2019     Read More →

We were marginalized by our son, Okorocha’s kinsmen tell Ihedioha

Comments

By Chidi Nkwopara OWERRI-Governor Rochas Okorocha’s kinsmen have appealed to the Imo State Governor-elect, Chief Emeka Ihedioha, to “look kindly on our people, as Ideato South local...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

FG to eliminate chemical fertilisers in agriculture, says Ogbeh

Comments

Kwali (FCT) – The Federal Government says it will gradually phase out the use of chemical fertilisers in agriculture to ensure the production of healthy foods for the people. Chief Audu...

Sun Mar 24th, 2019     Read More →

ELECTION VIOLENCE: INEC protests military actions, Army indicts police

Comments

…Insiders’ accounts of election rigging in Rivers, Bayelsa …Military grave danger to our democracy – Bayelsa Council of Elders …Hold Wike responsible – Nigeria...

Sat Mar 23rd, 2019     Read More →