Agba Jalingo accuses judge of bias, asks CJ to reassign case
In his quest for fair hearing, Agba Jalingo, the journalist standing trial for treason in Calabar, Cross River State has asked the Chief Judge (CJ) of the Federal High Court to reassign his case
Journalists, others allegedly barred as ‘secret trial’ of Jalingo begins in Calabar
The “secret trial” of a journalist and human rights activist, Agba Jalingo, began yesterday in Calabar with journalists, lawyers and others allegedly locked out. The publisher, who is believed to be incarcerated by Governor Ben Ayade...
Parents hail Rotary for funding basic education/lIteracy project
Parents of 12 indigent students from eight public schools in Cross River State have commended Rotary Club of Calabar for paying N30, 000 each for their wards, WAEC and NECO fees.
500 lawyers, teachers protest against alleged delisting of names from Cross River payroll
Lawyers and teachers who are affected by the Cross River State alleged delisting of names from civil service payroll yesterday protested in Calabar.
Consumption of locally produced food items on the rise as borders remain shut
As good as the enforcement of import substitution and backward integration policy being implemented by the Federal Government appears to be, Nigerians have said the timing is wrong because the prices of foodstuffs, especially rice, have gone beyond the reach of ordinary Nigerians.
Relief, disappointment as tribunals settle state governement election petitions
For those that were looking out for happening of dramatic proportions at the governorship election petition tribunals across the country, nothing of such came out as a good number of the tribunals delivered the verdict.
APC to appeal against election tribunals’ rulings in Cross River
It'S faith in the judiciary as the last hope for the common man notwithstanding, the Cross River chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has faulted the judgments of the election tribunals in the state, describing them as “a rape of justice.”
Why stakeholders are at loggerheads over NDDC’s new board
Nineteen days after President Muhammadu Buhari reconstituted the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), the oil-producing states have been plagued by tension and bickering.