Tag: calabar

July 23, 2014

Mo Abudu hosts Liyel Imoke, Kunle Afolayan, Noble Igwe, others as EbonyLife TV turns one | Read blow-by-blow account, See exclusive photos

by Akintomiwa Agbaje     All roads led to Studio Tinapa, Africa’s first and only purpose-built and world-class film studios ...

July 19, 2014

Sen. Obanikoro takes a tour of Nigerian Naval Bases (PHOTOS)

by Kolapo Olapoju Monday, July 14, 2014 Senator Musiliu Obanioro, the Minister of State for Defence, embarked on a nationwide ...

June 24, 2014

EXCLUSIVE: ‘We’ll attend only to Business Class’ – Arik Airlines passengers left stranded in Calabar (WATCH)

by Isi Esene Passengers on the Arik Airline flight from Calabar, Cross River to Lagos had a grueling customer service ...

May 2, 2014

CLICK: Dettol presents car prize to winner of Price Awareness Campaign (PHOTOS)

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Anti-germs protection soap, Dettol, presented a brand new Kia Rio car to Mrs. Doyin Rebecca Ntosi, the ...

February 13, 2014

Jungle justice: Angry mob attacks thieves, burns their car (GRAPHIC IMAGE)

by Oge Okonkwo Tuesday was certainly not a good day for three suspected criminals in Calabar who were caught by ...

January 25, 2014

Terrible: 2 teenage armed robbers arrested by police in Cross River (PICTURED)

by ‘Jola Sotubo The activities of a robbery gang comprising two teenagers and one man in his twenties have been ...

January 22, 2014

Hot just got hotter! Knorr Taste Quest cooking show back on TV screens

by Oge Okonkwo Lights, Camera, Action! Nigeria’s TV cooking competition, Knorr Taste Quest is back with a scintillating second season ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 12, 2014

That thing around its neck: Is ‘Half of a Yellow Sun’ the biggest flop of 2013? (YNaija Long Read)

by Wilfred Okiche One of the surest things on the planet at the moment? Come Thursday next week, when all ...

December 28, 2013

Isn’t he just COOL? Guess who stormed Calabar Carnival in an executive jet (LOOK)

by Akan Ido Calabar, the capital of Cross River is definitely the destination of choice at the moment with the ...

December 8, 2013

24-year-old man impregnated his sister in Calabar

by Oge Okonkwo A 24-year-old man, Ndifreke Uko was said to have impregnated his younger sister, Otobong Uko. The unfortunate ...

November 28, 2013

HILARIOUS! OAP, Dan Foster falls FLAT ON THE FLOOR as comedian thrills on NGT (WATCH)

by Tutu Akinlabi Veteran radio presenter Dan Foster got the shock of his life (and gave us a shock as ...

November 19, 2013

Sad news: Golden Eaglets player, Friday Njengo, is dead (PICTURED)

A former Golden Eaglets’ defender, Friday Njengo, who has been in intensive care at the National Hospital, Abuja, for more than nine ...

November 16, 2013

See you in Brazil! Super Eagles shoot down Ethiopia to qualify for World Cup

by Alex Yesufu And there goes the final whistle. The Super Eagles are through to the FIFA World Cup in ...

November 16, 2013

Beautiful, together! Kate Henshaw & Rita Dominic strike a pose in Calabar (LOOK)

by Chi Ibe Two of our favourite actresses, Kate Henshaw and Rita Dominic were caught having all the fun they ...

November 15, 2013

She’s GORGEOUS: Nollywood’s Uche Jombo steps out in black at AFRIFF (LOOK)

by Chi Ibe Everyone’s raving about Uche Jombo from yesterday’s Africa Magic party at the Africa Film Festival in Calabar ...

October 28, 2013

Rekana Sharon Ojong: Lagos, my new Calabar (30 Days of Lagos)

by Rekana Sharon Ojong When I first moved to Lagos, I was lost and didn’t know how I was going to ...

October 22, 2013

ASUU takes grievances to the streets with protests in Osun, Oyo and Calabar (PHOTO)

by ‘Jola Sotubo   Perhaps perceiving that their previous approach was too lax to convey their agitation at the state ...

October 13, 2013

Artiste, Peter ‘Psquare’ Okoye turns public speaker… but guess who’s NOT paying attention in class (PHOTOS)

by Adeola Balogun Everybody loves Peter ‘Psquare’ Okoye, except the haters anyway. The young man is a bundle of talent ...

October 9, 2013

Opinion: Fashola’s apology, the media and South East development

by Chris Okoye The governor asked rhetorically at the Aka Ikenga event: “Has this exodus, which includes quite a number ...

September 8, 2013

CLICK: Guinness fulfils its $2,000 per goal offer to the Super Eagles (PHOTOS)

by Isi Esene Nigeria’s finest; the Super Eagles, yesterday triumphed over the Flames of Malawi in Calabar a 2 – ...

September 8, 2013

Child trafficking: 2 women arrested in Cross River with 5-day-old baby

by Oge Okonkwo Two Cameroonian women, 47-year-old Ngala Nungu, and 54-year-old Mende Cecilia, suspected of child trafficking were arrested in Calabar while carrying ...

September 6, 2013

Tragedy: Landslide buries 9 people alive in Cross River

by ‘Jola Sotubo Residents of the Edim Otop community in Calabar yesterday lost not less than nine of their number ...

September 5, 2013

Tragedy: Generator fumes kill newly wed couple, one other

by ‘Jola Sotubo An abrupt end has come to the newly created matrimony of a young couple in Cross River ...

July 20, 2013

Patience Akpan-Obong: The miracle of losing my phone and getting it back

by Patience Akpan-Obong Some 30 minutes after we left, we returned to the bank. I didn’t think the phone would ...

July 18, 2013

“We discussed and she accepted” – Man arrested for raping 9-year-old girl to death

by Akan Ido Chijioke Nwakor, a 20-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping a nine-year-old girl to death in ...

June 20, 2013

Rock like legends! MTN Project Fame All-Star concerts hit Lagos and Calabar with Wizkid, Davido, Iyanya, Chidinma & many more (CLICK)

by Isi Esene This season MTN Project Fame has decided to bring together all its superstars and take them on ...

May 10, 2013

Feyi Fawehinmi: Nigerian aviation – We need to break it up to make it up

by Feyi Fawehinmi The thing about a crisis is that it’s always an opportunity to do the truly radical things ...

May 6, 2013

If it is true that Uti Nwachukwu and I are gay, “by now there should be a picture” – Actor Alex Ekubo goes hard

by Akan Ido Alex Ekubo is a model, an actor, a one-time first runner up of the Mr. Nigeria contest and the ...

May 1, 2013

25-year-old man rapes 2-year-old cousin in Lagos, parents want to settle “in-house” (PICTURED)

by Isi Esene A 25-year-old man, David Nnebong was on Monday arrested for defiling a 2-year-old girl put under his ...

April 3, 2013

Super Eagles: “I will not beg him to play” – Joseph Yobo protests non-inclusion

by Isi Esene Super Eagles captain, Joseph Yobo is certainly not happy with team coach Stephen Keshi for seemingly neglecting ...

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