Latest Stories in Cross River

 

Ayade: A governor and philanthropist @51

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By Chidi Onyemaizu He is 51 today and looking back, the birthday boy has indeed lived an impactful and salutary life. His life journey, the philosophies he espouses and the whole gamut of his...

Sun Mar 3rd, 2019     Read More →

SOUTH-SOUTH: Defiant ballot box bandits!

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By Emma Amaize, South-South Editor, Jimitota Onoyume, Asst News Editor, Festus Ahon, Egufe Yafugborhi, Emma Unah, Ike Uchechukwu, Harris-Okon Emmanuel, Chioma Onuegbu, Davies Iheamnachor, Emem...

Sun Mar 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Presidential/NASS Polls:  How the Mighty fell in S’South

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Akpabio, Uduaghan say polls rigged in their districts, demand cancellation No result from Amaechi, Transport Minister’s Ikwerre LGA due to violence Igbinedion loses; what worked against...

Sat Mar 2nd, 2019     Read More →

58 governorship candidates re-affirm endorsement of Wike’s re-election

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condemn ongoing plot by APC and INEC to disrupt Rivers Governorship Election Fifty-eight (58) Governorship Candidates in Rivers State on Friday re-affirmed their endorsement of the re-election of...

Fri Mar 1st, 2019     Read More →

S-Court to determine Onnoghen’s fate May 17

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—The Supreme Court, yesterday, fixed May 17 to deliver judgment in a suit the Cross River State government filed to challenge the suspension of the Chief Justice...

Fri Mar 1st, 2019     Read More →

March 9: APC plotting to unleash military on S-South – PDP

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By Dirisu Yakubu & Joseph Erunke ABUJA—Ahead of the March 9 governorship and state Assemblies elections, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has accused All Progressives Congress, APC, of...

Fri Mar 1st, 2019     Read More →

Court sacks Dumo Lulu-Briggs as Rivers AP gov candidate

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By Davies Iheamnachor & Ike Uchechukwu PORT HARCOURT —A Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Thursday, sacked Mr Dumo Lulu Briggs as the governorship candidate of...

Thu Feb 28th, 2019     Read More →

Our desire in A-Ibom is to serve humanity – Inyangeyen, Commissioner for Works

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Recently, the DFIs signed an MoU with Nigeria SEZ Investment Company Limited (NZESCO) and the Ministry of Finance Incorporated to raise $500 million in equity over the first five years to develop...

Thu Feb 28th, 2019     Read More →

March 9: APC plotting to unleash military in South-South- PDP

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By Dirisu Yakubu Ahead of the March 9 governorship elections, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP has described illegal the alleged occupation and provocative besiegement of PDP states in the South...

Thu Feb 28th, 2019     Read More →

CJN: S-Court to determine Onnoghen’s fate May 17

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By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The Supreme Court, on Thursday, fixed May 17 to deliver judgment in a suit the Cross River State Government filed to challenge the suspension of the Chief...

Thu Feb 28th, 2019     Read More →

Presidential poll results fall within PVT estimated range — YIAGA AFRICA

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YIAGA AFRICA, a civil society organisation, yesterday, verified the Presidential election results announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, saying they fell within its...

Thu Feb 28th, 2019     Read More →

Women and Jungle justice : It’s barbaric, lawless — Nigerians speak

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By Ebunoluwa Sessou, Florence Amagiya & Elizabeth Uwandu When we talk about jungle justice here, we are talking about how women are subjected to untold pains and anguish because they steal in...

Thu Feb 28th, 2019     Read More →

25 killed in presidential, Nat’l Assembly elections— Observers

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By Chioma Onuegbu Uyo—Foreign and local observers, who monitored the 2019 presidential and National Assembly elections last Saturday, have disclosed that no fewer than 25 Nigerians lost...

Thu Feb 28th, 2019     Read More →

APC rejects Presidential, NASS results in C/River

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The Cross River Chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC) has rejected the results of last Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly election in the state. APC said this in a statement...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →

YIAGA AFRICA verifies election results

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YIAGA AFRICA, a civil society organisation, on Wednesday verified the Presidential elections results announced by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). It said that the result fell...

Wed Feb 27th, 2019     Read More →