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The three Musketeers, Duke, Imoke, Bassey, others reunite, strengthen PDP

The 14 years old cold war in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Cross River state has been resolved as former governors Donald Duke, Senator Liyel Imoke and current Senator serving Cross River South Senatorial, Senator Gershom Bassey (otherwise known a the three musketeers) have reunited. The three musketeers: Duke, Imoke and Bassey...

Cross River government seals up Table Tennis Hall, denies clamp down on non Ayade supporters

Cross River state government has denied any systematic clamp down on government appointees and associates that have declined to follow him to the All Progressive Congress (APC) just as it sealed up the Canaan Table Tennis Club hall. The state government had on May 25, without any prior notice sealed up indefinitely the Canaan...

Re-:On Whose Order Is The Canaan Table Tennis Complex Sealed. (Emmanuel Elom’s tissues of lies ), Francis Etang fires back

1) The Table Tennis Complex is not wholly owned by Cross River State Sports commission.  It has 40 percent for the commission, 40percent for Hon. OROK Duke and the 20percent for other individuals (Table Tennis enthusiasts and Investors). Claiming a 100 percent ownership is so vexatious and discouraging for PUBLIC PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP (PPP) deals see attached relevant...

Enoidem, Akwa Ibom 2023 & The Etim Ekpo MPM Resignation Saga

Bar. Emmanuel Enoidem By Celestine Mel, Uyo If victory in election was a function of resignations, Hilltop Mansion Uyo would have been home of the other side since 2019. We had them many then. I agree that ⁨Barr Emmanuel Enoidem⁩ needs to urgently put his house...

PDP Leaders, Stakeholders In Central Senatorial, Zone 2023 Governorship To Cross River South

By Andy Esiet, Calabar Issue of zoning in the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has been put to rest in Cross River State has finally been put to rest as leaders and stakeholders of the party in Central Senatorial district of the state have resolved to zone the 2023 governorship...

Cross Riverians Hail Akpabio for Breaking Jinx of Hoarding Welfare Package Meant For Niger Delta States

Orok Duke Andy Esiet, Calabar The people of Cross River have commended the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Chief Godswill Akpabio for breaking the jinx of hoarding welfare and relief materials meant for the nine Niger Delta state. Speaking on behalf of the people while distributing bags...

BnL Faults Court’s Adjournment Of Kanu’s Trial, Accuses Presidency Of Interference

National. Leader, BnL, Princewill. Richards Biafra Nations League, (BnL), has accused the presidency of interfering with the trial of the Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Mr Nnamdi Kanu,  faulting the newly additional five charges filed in less than 24hours to the court case. A statement...

2023: Gershom Bassey Dares Opponents to Public Debate as Support Base Swells

By Magnus Effiong The Senator representing Cross River South in the Red Chamber, Gershom Bassey, who is vying for governorship seat under the platform of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, has challenged his opponents to a debate, saying he remained the best person to take the state to its days of glory.

Chris Agara vs Ben Ayade: The Tragedy of Friendship and Loyalty

By Umezulike Desmond-cruz. Barr Chris Agara "Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It's not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything"_ —Muhammad Ali. I love friendship and I earnestly pray to...

‘Loud Rotation’ Debuts in Calabar as Young Artists Hold Audience Spellbound

The first edition of Loud Rotation, which kicked off in Calabar on Monday 27th of December 2021, has been described as capable of helping young people discover and making good use of their  talents.Our reporter gathered that the event was put togerher by Free Smoke Network and Backyard terrace with support from Thomas Andrew and  Cross River Youth...

Governorship 2023: CRS Central Senatorial Insists on Zoning, Endorses Senator Gershom Bassey for Governor

R-L: PDP Etung Chapter Chairman, kajang Obaji, Sen. Gershom Bassey, former Member Abi/Yakurr Federal Constituency, Barr. Bassey Ewa, Member CRS State House of Assembly, Boki 1, Dr. Itam Abang and another party stalwart at the SGB consultation meeting recently By Andy Esiet, Calabar The Cross River governorship race for...

Governorship 2023: Boki Goes Agog For Senator Gershom Bassey

By Andy Esiet, Calabar  Sen. Gershom Bassey In clement weather and colourful day, Boki Local Government Area on January 11, went agog as the 2023 Cross River State governorship hopeful, Senator Gershom Bassey stormed Okuyi, the council capital in continuation of his governorship consultation programme.  Senator...

APC Cross River Has No Functional State Secretariat – Party Chieftain Laments

By Magnus EffiongA Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief Effiong Efiom, has lamented that the party has no functional State Secretariat due to inexplainable reasons.Chief Efiom, who addressed himself as a founding member of the defunct Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN), one of the legacy parties which merged to form the APC, described the Secretariat...