Monday, 26th February 2024

Cross River State

9 Feb
As part of efforts to improve access to education among secondary school students in Cross River State, The Dominic Joshua Charity Foundation disbursed school fees to 500 students to facilitate the education of students from poor backgrounds. The cash grant disbursement ceremony was held on Monday 29th January, 2024 at the West Africa Peoples Institute,…
8 Feb
Cross River State Governor, Bassey Otu, has tasked members of the State Executive Council (SEC) to brace up for optimal performance to justify their appointments.
1 Feb
Cross River State receive significant boost in Primary healthcare access through Zipline partnership. Cross River State has received a significant boost in primary healthcare access through the innovative drone technology provided by Zipline. Local health facilities in the Ogoja local government area praised the government's partnership with Zipline as a crucial step in revolutionising the…
22 Jan
When Justice Okokon Essien of the Magistrate Court in Akamkpa Town of Cross River State sentenced 14 miners recently to six months imprisonment for illegal mining and other offences in the state's National Park
14 Jan
The Cross River Government has moved to contain cholera outbreak in Obubura and Biase, two Local Government Areas ( LGAs) in the state.
31 Dec
The Cross River State government has declared its commitment to creating an environment that would lead to innovation and investment in green initiatives.
29 Dec
Cross River State government has presented awards of excellence to eight illustrious sons and daughters of the state recently appointed and elevated in the service of the nation.
26 Dec
Cross River State Governor, Senator Bassey Otu has said that his administration is building a viable sub-national that would be the envy of other states.
10 Dec
The Speaker, Cross River State House of Assembly, Elvert Ayambem, has urged members of the state assembly to support Governor Bassey Otu’s development plan. Ayambem, who stated this during a three-day retreat by the assembly in Ikom Local Council, noted that the N250b budget proposal is an evidence of the governor’s dedication to uplifting residents.…
5 Dec
President Bola Tinubu has been reminded of his campaign promises to the people of Cross River State to dredge the Calabar Port and facilitate the berthing of big vessels to boost activities in the facility 
22 Nov
A good Samaritan, Mr. David Ukam and his wife have received support from the Cross River State government for their humanitarian work of parenting four-month-old triplets that lost their mother while giving birth to them.
10 Nov
Calabar Carnival and Festivals, Africa’s largest street festival, has appointed Okhma Global as the official marketing company for the grand festivity in December.


4 mins ago
Rivers State Police Command has arrested two suspects that allegedly specialise in stealing motorcycles and robbing bank customers .
8 mins ago
Operatives of Enugu State Police Command serving in the Ogui Police Division have arrested one Nnamani Joseph, 45, for allegedly defrauding a businessman of 18 bags of rice valued at about N400,000.00.
12 mins ago
Operatives of Kaduna Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) have arrested 36 suspected Internet fraudsters in the state.
13 mins ago
Women’s Rights and Health Project (WRAHP) has sensitised members of under-served communities of their rights, with a view to curbing violations and sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV).
23 mins ago
Ibrahim Mustapha scored two goals, yesterday, as Kano Pillars walloped Sunshine Stars of Akure 5-1 at the Sani Abacha Stadium to move up to the third position in the Nigerian Premier Football League (NPFL) table.
26 mins ago
Gen. Adedayo Adesokan, on Saturday, won the 2024 Ikeja Golf Club’s Veterans Cup, held at the club’s course in Lagos. 120 golfers, including 90 veterans aged 65 and above, and 30 guest players, participated in the competition sponsored by ADL Solutions.
27 mins ago
Francis Ngannou will fight Renan Ferreira in his MMA return after the Brazilian knocked out Ryan Bader in just 21 seconds, reports
34 mins ago
Competing policy issues are begging for attention and government is fast losing gravity. Yet the polity is reeling under by an amalgam of economic reforms the Bola Tinubu government has unleashed all at once; citizens are getting disoriented.
50 mins ago
Nigeria would need to achieve accelerated growth and a firmer currency to regain and maintain a spot among the top three biggest economies in Africa.
59 mins ago
Amid investigation by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) into alleged N100 billion fraud in the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation and another reported N17 billion malfeasance in the National Social Investment Programme Agency (NSIPA), the suspended conditional cash transfer programme is resuming.