Home / Tag Archives: cross river

Tag Archives: cross river

January, 2020

  • 15 January

    Ayade Appoints Ubi Fraklin As Special Adviser 

    Made Man Music Group boss, Ubi Franklin, has been appointed as the special adviser on tourism to the Cross River governor, Ben Ayade. The music mogul and businessman made this known in a post on his Instagram page on Wednesday. According to him, he was not only honoured but most delighted …

  • 5 January

    Ayade Bans Govt Officials From Unauthorised Media Appearance

    Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State has directed all commissioners and other political appointees in his government to henceforth desist from making public and policy statements on social media. Read Also: NERC Denies Increase In Electricity Tariff As Consumer Groups Kick Ayade gave the directive in a press release signed …

December, 2019

  • 18 December

    Cross River NLC Chairman Kidnapped

    Ben Ukpepi, the Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in Cross River State has been kidnapped. He was abducted from his home in the Akpabuyo Local Government Area of the state on Tuesday night. Irene Ugbo, the state Police Public Relations Officer, confirmed the incident. He said the Anti …

  • 3 December

    Justice Ikpeme Sworn In As Cross River Acting Chief Judge

    Ben Ayade, Governor of Cross River State, has sworn in Justice Akon Ikpeme as the Acting Chief Judge of the state following the retirement of Hon. Justice Michael Edem, the Chief Judge of the state. Swearing in Justice Ikpeme on Tuesday, Ayade said, “I have full respect for section 153 …

November, 2019

  • 21 November

    Cross River Gov Presents N1.1trn Budget For 2020

    Ben Ayade, governor of Cross River State, on Thursday presented the 2020 budget to the state House of Assembly. The budget estimates tagged budget of Olimpotic meristemasis is pegged at N1,100,167,507.09. Giving a breakdown of the budget, Ayade said N911 billion representing 82% of the estimates will be for capital …

  • 6 November

    150 Lecturers In Cross River Protest Sack, Unpaid Salaries

    One hundred and fifty lecturers of the Cross River State College of Education and the College of Health Technology on Wednesday in Calabar staged a peaceful protest calling for their immediate reinstatement and payment of their unpaid salaries. The sacked lecturers staged their protest at the state House of Assembly …

May, 2019

  • 23 May

    Fresh Akwa Ibom/Cross River Crisis Leaves Scores Dead, Missing

    Many people have been reported killed while others have been declared missing in a renewed violence between the people of Oku Iboku community in the Itu Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State and indigenes of Ikot Offiong in the Odukpani LGA of Cross River State. The Akwa Ibom State …

  • 12 May

    Kidnapped Doctor Regains Freedom In Cross River

    Dr Ogbonna Uchenna-Aju, a medical practitioner who was kidnapped on May 3 in Cross River by unknown gunmen, has regained freedom, NAN reports. Uchenna-Aju was kidnapped while on transit from Ogoja Local Government Area to his house in Obudu Local Government Area in the state. Read Also: Kidnapping: NMA Threatens To …

  • 8 May

    Kidnapping: NMA Threatens To Withdraw Services In Cross River

    The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) in Cross River has threatened to withdraw services over incessant kidnapping of its members in the state. The threat is contained in a communiqué signed by its Chairman, Dr Agam Ayuk and the Secretary, Dr Ezoke Epoke, after its emergency general meeting held on Wednesday …

March, 2019

WhatsApp Newsbreak