Tag: Cross River

YNaijaFebruary 27, 2023

Police arrest lecturer in possession of 17 BVAS machines

On Sunday, the Nigerian Police arrested a middle-aged man named Gabriel Agabi on suspicion of impersonation and for having 17 ...

YNaijaFebruary 1, 2023

Don’t mind PDP, they cannot even provide electricity to roast boli – Tinubu

At a rally for the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Cross River state on Tuesday, APC presidential candidate Bola Tinubu ...

YNaijaNovember 21, 2022

Only way out of suffering is to vote APC out of power – Ayu; Military take over Cross River forests | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Only way out of suffering is to vote APC out of power – Ayu Stop hallucinating, you have no mandate ...

YNaija TodayJuly 1, 2022

National Electoral Offences Commission Bill passes second reading; Electricity operators not delivering on targets will face penalties – FG | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

National Electoral Offences Commission Bill passes second reading Anambra records first positive case of monkeypox Electricity operators not delivering on ...

YNaijaJune 23, 2022

Ekweremadu says Southeast will not waste votes on Peter Obi; INEC rejects extension of CVR exercise | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

“There is nothing like a placeholder” – Falana backs INEC Ekweremadu says Southeast cannot afford to waste their votes on ...

YNaijaMarch 22, 2022

Simi celebrates record number of streams; Court sacks 20 Cross River lawmakers | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top news stories you shouldn’t miss: CBN ...

Michael IsaacJuly 7, 2020

Here’s why ‘everyone’ is talking about Cross River today

South South state, Cross River is currently on the lips of many following the recent updates from the Nigerian Centre ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 2, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 2nd of May

Follow the link to read the story on YNaija:     The Big 5: 17 feared dead as bandits invade ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqApril 23, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 23rd of April

Follow the links to read the stories on YNaija:   Four important things we observed from the FUPA debate on ...

SponsorApril 23, 2019

180-Year Debt Refund: BudgIT warns Cross River Government of looming fiscal disaster, asks Ayade to terminate SuperHighway Project

BudgIT has warned the Cross River State Government to halt its controversial Superhighway project on the ground of undue financial ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 18, 2017

Politics should not be treated as a matter of life and death – Obasanjo

A former president, Olusegun Obasanjo on Saturday said that politics should not be treated as a matter of life and ...

AzeezOctober 16, 2017

Cameroonians invade Cross River village, shoot six

Six residents of Danare, a village in Boki local government area of Cross River state have allegedly been shot after Gendarmes from ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 13, 2017

“Every part of Nigeria matters to us” – Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo assured that Niger Delta people will benefit maximally from the wealth and natural resources of their ...

EditorOctober 10, 2017

[The Activism Blog] NGO to distribute sanitary pads to 330,000 girls in six states

In commemoration of the Annual International Day of girl-child, an NGO, Aids Healthcare Foundation (AHF) done in collaboration with the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 9, 2017

C’River set to begin commercial airline, shipping company

The Cross River government is set to begin operations of its first commercial airline and shipping company. Governor Ben Ayade ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 26, 2017

Cross River monarch arrested for alleged cult activities

A team of the State Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Police have reportedly arrested the Paramount Ruler of Yakurr local ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 7, 2017

“We feel pained and insulted” | Efik people distance self from Biafra

The Efik Leadership Foundation (ELF) has warned the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) to desist from including the Efik people ...

RoqeebahJuly 7, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] Professor Osinbajo’s statement condemning the violence in Cross River

There have been reports of wanton destruction of lives and property in Cross River. This is as a result of ...

AzeezJuly 7, 2017

Osinbajo orders security agencies to stop communal violence in Cross River

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has condemned the loss of lives and property as a result of the recent communal conflict ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 4, 2017

150 people dead, 14,000 displaced in Cross River land dispute

One hundred and fifty people have been confirmed dead after a three-day war between two communities in Cross River over ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 12, 2017

Hausa, Fulani are safe in Cross River – Ayade

Cross River Governor, Ben Ayade, has assured that the  Hausa/ Fulani in the state are safe. Speaking through his special ...

EditorJune 5, 2017

After 28 days as Acting President, here’s a brief report of Osinbajo’s performance

by Alexander O. Onukwue It has been four weeks since President Muhammadu Buhari left Nigeria for London on an indefinite ...

EditorJune 3, 2017

Gov. Ben Ayade hosts Acting President ‘Yemi Osinbajo as he commissions milestone projects in Cross River (OFFICIAL PHOTOS)

Acting President, Prof. ‘Yemi Osinbajo today embarked on an official visit to Cross River to commission milestone projects undertaken by ...

EditorJune 1, 2017

How happy are residents with #CrossRiverWeKnewCampaign results so far?

by Alex Onukwue Last week, disgruntled Cross Riverians took to the streets to express their accumulated displeasure at the dire ...

EditorJune 1, 2017

Is Osinbajo’s visit to Calabar a bid to calm frayed nerves?

by Alex Onukwue Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has arrived Cross River for a one-day visit to the state. According to a ...

EditorMay 31, 2017

YNaija Analysis: What’s the sense in states celebrating 50 years?

The past few weeks have been a flurry of activities in Lagos and Rivers States as they celebrate the 50th ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 30, 2017

I want to become president and change Nigeria – Donald Duke

A former governor of Cross River state, Donald Duke, said on Tuesday that he has interest in becoming Nigeria’s president ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 27, 2017

Police disperse peaceful protesters with teargas in Cross-River (PHOTOS)

The Nigerian police, has reportedly dispersed some peaceful protesters in Calabar, Cross-River. According to@EiENigeria, the protesters were attacked with teargas ...

EditorMay 20, 2017

Gov. Ben Ayade looks like he doesn’t know what he’s doing in Cross River

by Alex Onukwue It has not been a happy year for Ben Ayade, Governor of Cross River. A conspiracy of ...

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