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Inmate gives birth to twins in Calabar Prison

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A female inmate of the Afokang prison, Calabar (name withheld), has given birth to twins, a boy and girl, the News Agency of Nigeria reports. Cross River State Commissioner for Health, Dr Inyang...

Sat Apr 20th, 2019     Read More →

Gov. Ayade donates N1m to inmate who delivered twins in Calabar Prison

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Gov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has donated N1 million and other gift items to the management of the General Hospital Calabar for the upkeep of the prison inmate who gave birth to twins at the...

Sat Apr 20th, 2019     Read More →

We’ll partner USAID for increased wealth creation- Kingsley Otuaro

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Kingsley Otuaro By Etop Ekanem Acting Governor of Delta State, Kingsley Otuaro, has said the state government will leverage on agricultural programmes of United States Agency for International...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

Tackling maths phobia among students through competitions

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By Olumide Bajulaiye MANY students claim not to like mathematics. But for some, the issue with maths is more than simply disliking algebra or fractions. Mathematics For some students, maths...

Thu Apr 18th, 2019     Read More →

2019 polls: Buhari tackles Atiku, says I always defeated him in every election

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…queries powers of tribunal to order fresh election …says I don’t only possess SSCE, also rose to top of my military career By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – President...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →

C’RIVER: FRC berates firm over poor safety protocol in road, drainage construction

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CALABAR-The Acting Chairman of Fiscal Responsibility Commission, Mr. Victor Muruako, has called on construction companies operating in Cross Rivers State to make ‘safety’ their...

Wed Apr 17th, 2019     Read More →

Umahi appeals to IGP to suspend operation ‘Puff Adder’ implementation in Ebonyi

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Abaakili – Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi has appealed to the Inspector General of Police (I-G) Mohammed Abubakar to suspend the implementation of operation ‘Puff Adder’ security...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →

Only prudently managed states can access foreign loans, says Edo govt

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…assures on judicious use of credit The Edo State Government has allayed fears that the state’s foreign debt profile was worrisome, arguing that the credits which the state enjoys...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →

Police launches operation ‘PUFF ADDER’ in Ebonyi to curb communal crises

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Abakaliki – The Ebonyi Command of the Nigeria Police on Tuesday launched operation ‘PUFF ADDER’ aimed at curbing communal crises in the state. Members of the Police...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →

Breaking: Electoral corruption, worst form of corruption- Ibrahim Magu

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By Soni Daniel The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu has described electoral corruption as the worst form of corruption as it undermines the will...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →

Gunmen kill police officer in C-River

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By Ike Uchechukwu A police constable, Etim Samuel, was, Sunday, reportedly shot dead by suspected militants at his duty post at Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, office, Ikot Effiom...

Tue Apr 16th, 2019     Read More →

Killings: Herdsmen, cultists taking centre stage in southeast

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…Catholic priests, innocent ones falling victims By Chioma Gabriel, Editor Special Features & Vincent Ujumadu In the beginning A spate of killings is creeping into the southeast....

Sat Apr 13th, 2019     Read More →

NDLEA seeks collaboration on drug demand reduction strategies

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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) called for collaboration from the Non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in taking drastic action toward strengthening drug demand reduction...

Sat Apr 13th, 2019     Read More →

Ebonyi boundary killings: NBC has become a toothless bulldog — Ebonyi government

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By Peter Okutu EBONYI State government, yesterday, described the National Boundary Commission, NBC as a toothless bulldog following its inability to demarcate the disputed land between the...

Sat Apr 13th, 2019     Read More →

Senators return to kindergaten

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By Emeka Obasi Comrade Chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, sure knows how to handle kids. I am sure his children received the best of disciplinary lessons while they spent time at home even if daddy was...

Sat Apr 13th, 2019     Read More →