Wednesday, 20th October 2021
Breaking News:


21 Sep
Police in Calabar has rescued one Mrs. Ruth Jereme from kidnappers in Calabar. She was kidnapped yesterday by three armed men, at her residence, N0 3B Ikot Nkebre in Calabar
18 Aug
The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arraigned an assistant registrar of the University of Calabar Post-Graduate School, Mrs. Emem Akpan
10 Aug
As part of efforts aimed at bringing smiles to the faces of the needy, the Oil Money Foundation recently distributed food items to motherless homes in Calabar. Items donated include noodles
6 Aug
Building solutions company, Lafarge Africa Plc, has announced the graduation of its first set of female drivers from the Lafarge Driving Institute (LDI) in Calabar, Cross River State.
7 Jul
Unknown gunmen, yesterday, abducted Oscar Ofuka, Special Adviser on Cocoa Development, to Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade, in Calabar, the state capital.
7 Jul
The Cross River State Police Command has paraded a pastor allegedly found with a human skull and 25 other suspects in Calabar.
25 Apr
Contract on the road was awarded to Julius Berger. The company has started construction in Odukpani and Ibiono axis of the highway in Cross River and Akwa Ibom states
27 Mar
Nigerian Army troops attached to the Cross River security outfit “Operation Akpakwu” handed over a suspected kidnapper to the Cross River Police Command in Calabar.
16 Mar
Rehabilitation work will commence on the Calabar-Itu highway before the end of this month, following Federal Government’s commitment to end the suffering of motorists and commuters on the road.
26 Feb
Gunmen reportedly killed four police officers, including two inspectors and two sergeants, yesterday, at a checkpoint along MCC-Idundung Road in Calabar, Cross River State at 1:00 a.m.
12 Feb
Following the rescue of 24 pregnant girls and 11 babies by a joint task force in Anantigha, Calabar South local government area of Cross River State, the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking Persons
25 Jan
The European Union, Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the Leadership Initiative for Transformation and Empowerment (LITE Africa) have begun the destruction


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The management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Wednesday announced a six-hour planned outage in some communities in Badagry, Lagos State.
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All married women who are pregnant and nursing mothers not deployed to their husbands’ places of domicile can now proceed to the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) camps within their spouses’ states of residence, the scheme has said. NYSC, however, said the pregnant women or nursing mothers must present for registration in addition to other…
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Ogun State High Court has convicted and fined an official of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Mr. Idowu Olumuyiwa Olamide, for certificate forgery. The convict was charged before Justice A. A. Akinyemi, by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) for using a forged National Diploma Certificate to secure…