Cross River State
Duke, Al-Mustapha, Ezekwesili win presidential tickets
The Social Democratic Party (SDP) yesterday elected former Governor of Cross River State, Donald Duke, as its presidential candidate for the 2019 general elections.
Ndoma-Egba wins APC Cross River State Central senatorial ticket
Former Senate Leader and Board Chairman, Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba, has emerged as the Cross River Central senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC). He pulled 50,729 votes to beat Prof. Oka Martins who came second with 19, 349 votes. Other contestants, Anderson Rickets and Henry Ayuk, scored 302 and…
Experts alert on depletion of forest resources
Except conscious steps are taken to replenish the country’s scalping forest cover, and return to old culture of forest reserves, the country could be setting the stage...
Egot: Only effective forest management policies can stem deforestation, ensure sustainability
hat is correct. In fact, the situation if looked at very well is frightening, very alarming and dangerous to the nation, and by extension, the world because we cannot overemphasis the importance of forests to humanity.
Total blackout affects business in Calabar
Residents of Calabar, Cross River State are enduring total blackout for over five days, a development that has crippled business activities.
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.
Oshiomhole inaugurates APC caucus in Cross River
National chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has inaugurated a 46-man caucus for the Cross River State chapter of the party.
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…