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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...

Group warns detractors, restates commitment to south south presidency

An advocacy group, South-South Presidency 2023 (SSP23), has warned leaders from the zone against presenting themselves for vice-presidency or any other position under any form of political arrangement, saying every Nigerian should focus on ensuring a South South presidency becomes a reality for the good of the country. Rising from a 3-day meeting in Asaba,...

NGO Trains 1000  Cameroon Refugees, IDPs on  Agrobusiness, Educational Opportunities In C/River

First- Left; Founder CORAfrica, Dr. Peter Obele Abue flanked by Secretary to Cross River State Government Barr Tina Baku Agbor and two participants at the training workshop in Calabar A non governmental organization, operating in Nigeria, Children of Rural Africa (CORAfrica) has completed the  training of  1000 Cameroon refugees, migrants and Internally Displaced...

BCS trains youths on entrepreneur, education, budgets N47m

Leader Olumba Olumba Obu From Tina Ezin, Calabar A religious group, Brotherhood of the Cross and Star (BCS) has budgeted about N46,950,000 to train youths in entrepreneurship, sport and education for the period of five years. The Leader, Olumba Olumba Obu made this known during a...

Cross River LGA Civil Servants Protest non Payment of four years’ Salaries

Leader of the Protesting Civil Servants, Comrade David Iyamba From Andy Esiet, Calabar Over 1,000 Civil Servants in Cross River state on Wednesday morning (September 15) took to the streets protesting against the non-payment of their four years salary. The civil servants from the 18...

Over 200, 000 IDPs, Cameroon Refugees, Disturb Cross River Govt

DG Cross River State Migration and Control Agency, Prince Mike Abuo From Andy Esiet, Calabar  Cross River state government has raised the alarm over the high rate of about 200, 000 internally displaced persons (IDPs) and refugees in the state as it seeks federal government and international intervention.

Nigeria needs an All Inclusive National Planning Before Budgeting, Bassey

Senator Gershom Bassey Andy Esiet, Calabar   The member representing Cross River South Senatorial District, Mr. Gershom Bassey has advocated for a strong and all inclusive national planning before budgeting. In phone chat, Bassey said for quite sometime not all the sectors have been involved in national...

Udom Inoyo and the Spy police crisis at Exxon Mobil: three years after

Barr. Udom Inoyo Without doing thorough findings, some persons have had this erroneous impression that Baririster Udom Inoyo, former Executive Vice Chairman of ExxonMobil played a negative role in the sack and frustration of Akwa Ibom people in Exxon Mobil.  But three years after crisis erupted in ExxonMobil over...

Senior Civil Servants demand credible, transparent privatization of enterprises in Cross River

Comrade Monday Ogbodo, ASCSN Chairman Tina Ezin, Calabar Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria (ASCSN) Cross River State branch has demanded for credible and transparent process of the privatization of private and public enterprises by state government. The State Executive Committee of the...

Cross River Police Command decries shortage of personnel, manpower to fight crime

The AIG, Mr. Usman Gonma addressing Officers and men at the State Police Headquarters, Diamond Hill, Calabar on September 9, 2021 during a familiarization tour of the Command . Andy Esiet, Calabar  Cross River State Police Command has decried the shortage of manpower and communication gadgets in the state police...

Claims that Inoyo Did Not Help Akwa Ibom People While In ExxonMobil Are False – Dr. Dominic Ukpong

Udom Inoyo “Our people had created the impression that they won’t be taken there but we said just apply. We encouraged and mobilized people. Do not forget that Inoyo was in the administration. He was there. He saw what happened and he did a lot. The ufok was also for Cross River...