National Assembly begins investigation of Cross River mayhem
The National Assembly has commenced an investigation of the October 23, 2020, and October 24, 2020 mayhem in Calabar and its environs during which lives and property were destroyed following the #EndSARS protests.
Lantern explodes, burns day-old baby in Calabar
Fire from a lantern has burnt a day-old baby under the care of a Traditional Birth Attendant (TBA) in Calabar, Cross River State capital.
Ndoma-Egba seeks return of father’s jurist robes
Former representative of Cross River Central Senatorial District, Victor Ndoma-Egba, has asked vandals who looted his house in Calabar to return his late father’s monumental judges robes. In a statement issued in Calabar, he appealed to the invaders who broke into his home to return the robes, as they would not be useful to them,…
Ayade orders house-to-house search of looted items
Cross River State governor Senator Ben Ayade has ordered security agencies in the state to search houses
Mob set suspected robber ablaze in Calabar
Barely two days after an angry mob lynched two suspected robbers in Calabar, Cross River State, another suspected robber was killed on Thursday morning in the state capital.
NEPZA, Cross River Government partner to revamp Calabar Free Trade Zone
The Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) and the Cross River Government have agreed to work together to revamp the Calabar Free Trade Zone (FTZ). The authorities agreed on measures to restore the status of the zone when Prof. Adesoji Adesugba, NEPZA Managing Director visited Cross River Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade, in Calabar. A statement…
Tragedy struck in a family of six as kerosene explosion killed 45 year old father, two children and his brother-in-law
Tragedy struck in a family of six as kerosene explosion killed 45-year-old father, two children and his brother-in-law in Ikot Ekpo community of 8 miles, Calabar, the Cross River state.
Tribute to my mother, my confidante
Where do I start about my mother, my friend, my confidante, my playmate, my soulmate, my pillar, my teacher, my everything? Start, however, I must.
Cameroonian refugees rebuff planned relocation from Cross River
The over 36,000 Camerounian refugees in Cross River have opposed purported plans by their home government to relocate them to the Francophone nation’s beleaguered South West
Five feared killed in Cross River cult clash
No fewer than five persons were feared dead and property worth millions of naira destroyed in renewed cult clash at the weekend in Akpabuyo Local Council near Calabar in Cross River State.