97 Nigerians feared killed in Bakassi by Gendarmes
About 97 Nigerians are feared killed as Cameroon Gendermes allegedly attacked residents of Bakassi over failure to pay a N100,000 boat levy.It was learnt that the attackers sacked mainly Nigerians from Akwa Ibom, Cross River and Ondo states.
Bakassi IDPs seek probe of N38b ‘special fund’ to Cross River
The internally displaced persons (IDPs) at Comprehensive Secondary School, Akwa Ikot Eyo Edem in Akpabuyo Local Council has called on the Federal Government to investigate the N38 billion that accrued to Cross River State following its loss of 76 oil wells to Akwa Ibom in 2012.
Ita-Giwa threatens action over alleged diverted Bakassi IDPs’ relief materials
A former presidential adviser on National Assembly Matters to Presidents Olusegun Obasanjo and Umaru Musa Yar’Adua, Senator Florence Ita-Giwa, has vowed to explore all avenues possible to retrieve the alleged diverted federal relief materials....
Group seeks probe of alleged diversion of relief materials for Bakassi IDPs
A coalition of Bakassi indigenes has called on the Cross River State and federal governments, as well as the international community to investigate the diversion of relief materials for internally displaced persons (IDPs) in the area’s resettlement programme