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At FTAN AGM 2022: Public, private sectors resolved on purposeful collaboration for tourism growth

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CONSCIENCE is an open wound: only truth can heal it, this celebrated quote from Uthman dan Fadio, the legendry leader of thought that has stand the test of time, played out at the 25th annual...

Fri Jul 29th, 2022     Read More →

Ariwoola and the curse of Onnoghen (II)

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The current seniority arrangement and retirement age factor at the Supreme Court favour Southern Nigeria to produce three Chief Justices of Nigeria in a row, and lead the Nigerian Judiciary for...

Sun Jul 24th, 2022     Read More →

2023: The misses, scorers in NASS

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The party primaries of various parties left a sour taste in the bud of some politicians, including political heavyweights. Most hit are principal officers and outspoken members of the ninth...

Wed Jun 29th, 2022     Read More →

Communal clash: Cross River govt dethrones two traditional rulers

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The Cross River State Government has ordered the immediate dethronement and de-certification of the Obol Lopon of Nko, Obol Etim Ayomobi, from Yakurr Local Government Area and his counterpart,...

Tue Jun 28th, 2022     Read More →

PVCs: Voters blame INEC over inability to register in Calabar

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As stakeholders continue to advocate for adults of voting age to get their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs), some eligible adults of voting age in the Cross River State capital, Calabar, have blamed...

Tue Jun 28th, 2022     Read More →

PDP senator kicks as Ayade, Cross River Assembly, seek N35bn loan

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Senator Sandy Onor representing Cross River central and Governorship Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has raised an urgent alarm over an alleged plan by the Cross River State...

Sat Jun 11th, 2022     Read More →

CITAD tasks FG, NCDC over outbreak of monkeypox

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The Center for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has raised the alarm over the outbreak of monkeypox in Nigeria, calling on the Federal Government and the Nigeria Centre for Disease...

Fri Jun 3rd, 2022     Read More →

APC is fractured beyond redemption ― Obono Obla

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A front line contestant in the Saturday senatorial primary of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Chief Okoi Obono Obla, has condemned the party in Cross River State, saying “it is...

Sun May 29th, 2022     Read More →

Cross River Govt Mismanaged 76 Oil Wells’ Dispute With Akwa Ibom – Akpabio

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Immediate past minister of Niger Delta Affairs and presidential aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Senator Godswill Obot Akpabio has given insight on the circumstances...

Fri May 27th, 2022     Read More →

Children’s Day: SCI Seeks Speedy Implementation Of Child Rights Act

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In commemoration of the 2022 Children’s Day, Save the Children International (SCI), has called on government, development partners and all Nigerians to ensure the speedy implementation of...

Fri May 27th, 2022     Read More →

As Governorship Primaries Kick Off: 300 APC, PDP Aspirants Beg Delegates For Party Tickets

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Ahead of the governorship primaries, no fewer than 300 governorship aspirants in the two major political parties, All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), are set to...

Wed May 25th, 2022     Read More →

‘Bala Mohammed Poised To Upstage Atiku, Anyim, Saraki, Others’

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Barring unforeseen circumstances, presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, Bauchi State governor, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed is poised to upstage other notable...

Wed May 25th, 2022     Read More →

2 Calabar Hotel Workers Die In Their Sleep

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BY RICHARD NDOMA, Calabar Two hotel workers on Saturday night died in a hotel facility (names withheld) in Calabar Municipality LGA of Cross River State.Investigation revealed that lifeless bodies...

Tue May 24th, 2022     Read More →

PDP Primaries: Police Arrest 8 Over Shooting Of Officer In Obudu

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Eight persons have been arrested by the Cross River State Police Command over the shooting and killing of a policeman, Martins Mbang, while on duty at the PDP House of Representatives primary...

Tue May 24th, 2022     Read More →

How I’ll Tackle Power Crisis As President – Ayade

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A presidential aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and governor of Cross River State, Prof Ben Ayade has laid out plans on how he would address Nigeria’s...

Tue May 24th, 2022     Read More →