Cross River State
Cross River Water Resources commissioner kidnapped
In defiance of death penalty recently announced by the state government, unknown gunmen yesterday abducted the Cross River State Commissioner for Water Resources, Mr. Gabriel Odu-Oji.
One killed, 17 hospitalised in kerosene explosion
Barely a month after a 50-year-old housewife, Jenny Ibor Okpa, from Ofalosi village in Nko, Yakurr Local Council of Cross River State died from kerosene explosion, adulterated kerosene...
Cross River Chief Judge, Ikpi-Itam dies at 63
Justice Okoi Ikpi-Itam, the Chief Judge of Cross River is dead.
Again EIA report on Cross River superhighway fails global standard
For the third time, the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) by the Cross River State government on its 260 km superhighway project has failed international standard.
Ayade kicks off construction of 5,000 housing units for Bakassi returnees
Cross River State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade has flagged off the construction of 5,000 housing units for the displaced people of Bakassi.
Police arrest man for killing own children
The Cross River Police Command has arrested one Anyanime Festus, 33, for killing his twin children, Emediong Festus and Mfoniso Festus, both 11 years old for allegedly being witches.
FG may sanction Cross River’s $4.3 billion highway, port projects
Hopes have been raised about the imminent commencement of the $4.3 billion worth super highway and deep-sea port projects to be undertaken by the Cross River government.
Joy as woman gives birth to quintuplets after 10 years of childlessness
Celebrations rent the air yesterday at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH), Cross River State when a couple that has been childless for 10 years were blessed with a set of quintuplets.