Cross River garment factory unveils Callyphina wears
Cross River State government, in partnership with Blue Ocean, India, has unveiled a new set of wears, ranging from tee-shirts, boxers, polo, shirts and trousers at the Calabar Garment factory.
Protesters reject Cross River PDP guber primaries
Protesters demanding the outright cancellation of Cross Rivers governorship primary have stormed the headquarters of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Abuja, insisting that the right things must be done. The protesters said the primary election, which had Governor Ben Ayade as the sole candidate, should have, on the grounds that the second candidate, who was cleared…
Isolated Cross River community sends SOS to government
Ojor community in Akamkpa Local Government Area of Cross River State has been isolated from the rest of the state since its only access road have been several months ago owing to communal dispute with its neighbours. Also, its only school is dilapidated as children sit on the bare floor under broken roof to study…
Governance, infrastructural development suffer setback as elections draw near
Expectedly, every pre-general election year in Nigeria is always crowded with pre-election activities, ranging from party primaries, electioneering campaign to elections. This year is not different, as it has been observed that politicians and elective office holders have abandoned governance in pursuit of their 2019 political ambitions.
Disqualified guber aspirants in Cross River head to court
Cross River State governorship aspirants have rejected their exclusion from the just-concluded primaries of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) that produced Governor Ben Ayade as the sole candidate and winner.
Saraki urges Nigerians to vote digitised, youthful president next year
Senate President Bukola Saraki has urged Nigerians to vote for a youthful and digitised president, saying the nation needs a notably digitised president to move it forward.
No automatic ticket in Cross River PDP, say reps
House of Representatives members from Cross River State have said that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) did not give any member automatic ticket.
Governorship aspirants score Ayade low
Some governorship aspirants in Cross River State have scored Senator Ben Ayade low in his performance as governor. Among aspirants that have lashed at Ayade’s alleged poor performance are a Lagos-based business mogul, Mr. Essien Brown Robson; former commissioners of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Prof Eyo Etim Nyong and Mr. Paul Adah; former…
Cross River 2019: Powerful forces gnawing at Ayade’s second term bid
Youths under the aegis of Cross River State Peoples Democratic Party Support Group led by its national coordinator, Chief Edet Essien Asoquo and Robert Ani have sent a petition to the national Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Uche Secondus and the National Working Committee...
Cross River lawmaker dies, Senator Adeyemi loses wife
A member of the Cross River State House of Assembly, representing Ikom II constituency, Simon Nkoro Egbong, has been reported dead.It was gathered that the late Egbong had been battling with a protracted illness that has seen him travelling frequently to India for treatment.