Cross River State
You don’t deserve a second term, Christian leaders tell Ayade
A religious group called Christian Leaders Forum in Cross River State has said that the Governor, Senator Ben Ayade does not deserve a second term in office.
Senator’s mosque donation stokes controversy in Cross River
A donation by Senator Gershom Bassey towards the building of a mosque in Calabar, Cross River State has stoked controversy with some of his constituents alleging plans to promote Islam in the area.
Cross River state’s tourist sites rot away from neglect
Cross River State is famous for such attractive tourism sites as Obudu Cattle Ranch or Obudu Mountain Resort, Tinapa Business Resort (one of the swimming pools is infested with algae, tadpoles, frogs), Marina Resort, Agbokim Water Falls, Kwa Falls, Nkarasi Monoliths, and Buanchor, which has the Canopy Walk Way and the Pandrilus Drill Rehabilitation Centre,…
Why we sealed bank, firms in Uyo, Calabar by NCC
Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has sealed the premises of some companies including a bank in Uyo, Akwa Ibom, and Calabar, Cross River states for failing to comply with the guidelines for the deployment of 5.4GHz frequency band, some
Cross River loses N8b on withdrawal of sports festival hosting rights
The Cross River State government has suffered a loss of over N8 billion following the withdrawal of the hosting rights of the 19th National Sports Festival by the Federal Government.
Cross River, groups pledges to tackle human trafficking
The Cross River State Ministry of Justice in partnership with Conference Of Western Attorneys General (CWAG) and Africa Alliance Partnership, (AAP) have pledged to tackle the menace of human trafficking and conservation of wildlife in the country. The group made the pledge during a conference held in Calabar, Cross River state capital, last week. Director…
Phone snatchers chop off girl’s hand in Calabar
Armed men have invaded shops in Calabar South of Cross River State and chopped off the hand of a young woman after dispossessing her of her belongings.
CRBDA constitutes advisory council, upgrades Uyo office
THE Cross River Basin Development Authority (CRBDA) has constituted Advisory Council as part of efforts to reposition the Authority for effective service delivery.