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JUST IN: Nigerian Female Senator, Rose Oko Dies At 63

2 weeks ago adaku 0
A Senator, representing Cross River Northern Senatorial District , Dr Mrs Rose Okoji Oko has passed on at aged 63. The late Senator Oko, who died last night at a UK medical facility, was a second term member of the Red Chamber of the National Assembly and the serving chairman, Senate Committee on Trade and Read More

Detained Journalist, Agba Jalingo Loses Brother

2 months ago Victor Adeola 0
The Publisher of Cross River Watch and a journalist, Agba Jalingo has on Saturday lost a younger brother, Phillip Agba. Philip Agba, 34, has been on sick bed for a while after down with serious ailments. Agba Jalingo, who has been detained for over 129 days in Calabar Correctional Centre spoke from detention, he said Read More

President Buhari To Inaugurate A New Programme ‘G-Money’

2 months ago yakubu 0
The Cross River State governor, Prof Ben Ayade on Monday after meeting with president Muhammadu Buhari in the State house Said the President will soon Inaugurate a new program in the south south state called G-Money to boast agricultural activities in the state. The governor said the program is meant to create employment opportunities for Read More

Re-run: Gunmen Abduct INEC Staff With Election Materials In Cross River

2 months ago emeka 0
The Saturday House of Assembly rerun election in Affanya community in Abi local government area of Cross River was marred by violence after gunmen abducted an Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) staff and hijacked materials. Following the development, INEC has rescheduled the election in eight polling units in Afayna/Igoni-Igoni ward in Abi state constituency of Read More

Agba Jalingo’s Trial Suffers Setback As Prosecutor Asks For Short Adjournment

6 months ago festus dada 0
The trial of Agaba Jalingo, publisher of Cross River Watch, who was charged for treasonable felony, terrorism and attempt to topple the Cross River State government suffered another setback on Thursday. Mr. Jalingo arrived the Court on Thursday at about 9:50am wearing a T-shirt with the inscription, “The Road To Freedom Passes Through A Jail Read More

INEC Responsible For APC’s Defeat In Cross River, Party Chieftain Alleges

1 year ago abdul fathai 0
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Cross River State and former governorship candidate, Mr. James Ebri, has blamed the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for the defeat suffered by the party in the state at the 2019 general election. Ebri complained that APC had no level playing ground because INEC, through the Read More

Heavy Military Presence Disrupted Polls In Cross River – Donald Duke

1 year ago Dammylink 0
Presidential candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Mr Donald Duke has said that the heavy military presence in the state disrupted the governorship and House of Assembly elections. Speaking with newsmen shortly after casting his vote at his Ward, Ward 5, Unit 5 AME Zion at Diamond Hill, Calabar Municipality LGA of the state, Read More