Tag: liyel imoke

Janeth JMay 9, 2015

Today’s Daily Brief: Reasons why GEJ is on a sacking spree | Uduaghan calls for diversification | More

As Goodluck Jonathan nears the twilight of his tenure as President of Nigeria, he has embarked on sacking spree. The ...

Janeth JMay 9, 2015

Imoke: I have no ambition to be PDP national chairman

by Ranti Joseph With the crisis happening within the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) top shots, there have been rumours making ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 12, 2015

What Buhari, IBB, Jonathan, Fashola said during the Council meeting on ‘election postponement’ (READ)

by Kolapo Olapoju A popular journalist, Olusegun Adeniyi, has released details of the ‘election postponement’ debate at the National Council ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoFebruary 12, 2015

Olusegun Adeniyi: Pres. Jonathan has made a risky call

by Olusegun Adeniyi With a gamble there tend to be too many variables to complicate the picture down the road ...

Ada IgboanugoDecember 30, 2014

Liyel Imoke beats his chest – claims Calabar Carnival is the greatest show in Africa

by Chinwe Okafor The Carnival Calabar remains the greatest show ever in Africa, Mr. Liyel Imoke has claimed following the ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 4, 2014

‘Nigeria’s in a bad shape’: What OBJ told PDP govs who met with him

by Kolapo Olapoju   Some governors of the ruling party, Peoples Democratic Party, have held a private meeting with former President, ...

YEditorOctober 24, 2014

@cenbank steps in to help stop farmer-nomad clashes | How much are they providing?

by Laila Ibrahim The Central Bank of Nigeria, is to provide a seed funding of N100 billion to assist states ...

Isime EseneOctober 23, 2014

How did Nigeria come to have 743,000 refugees within its borders?

by Isi Esene The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has recorded about 743,062 persons that were internally displaced by conflicts ...

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 ...

December 30, 2013

#YNaija2013Review: Yomi Kazeem lists 2013’s 10 top people in sports (and of course Stephen Keshi is in!)

by Yomi Kazeem In pure sporting terms, 2013 has been quite a fruitful year. As is always the case, football ...

December 18, 2013

Opinion: The war between Imoke and Ndoma-Egba in Cross River

by Michael Jegede It is definitely going to be a tough battle should Imoke eventually decide to vie for the ...

December 17, 2013

Gov. Imoke ignores court order, swears in sacked PDP chairmen-elect

by Oke Efagene Cross River State governor, Liyel Imoke, may have defied the High Court ruling on the September 21 ...

December 13, 2013

Opinion: World Cup draw, Uduaghan and the Sports Minister

by Onochie Anibeze It will be a mistake to hire foreign coaches when you do not have plans for Nigerian ...

November 20, 2013

Yemi Adamolekun: I believe I deserve better – do you?

by Yemi Adamolekun It is NOT a thing of pride that you can’t stay in Nigeria for more than six ...

September 16, 2013

PDP crisis: Drama in Abuja as ‘rebel’ governors consider Jonathan’s peace attempt

by Akan Ido The meeting between President Goodluck Jonathan and governors of the Peoples Democratic Party who staged a walkout ...

September 16, 2013

Spot the governor: Amaechi’s body language at the PDP peace meeting speaks volumes (See Photos)

by Akan Ido The meeting between President Goodluck Jonathan and governors of the Peoples Democratic Party who staged a walkout ...

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 3, 2013

Opinion: The mountain ahead for next Cross River governor

by Awassam Bassey But, that is not the mountain that awaits the next man or woman aspiring to continue the ...

August 30, 2013

Hauwa Gambo: Why it is (now) difficult to feel sympathy for Suntai (Y! FrontPage)

by Hauwa Gambo No man, or group of people, has the right to punish an entire people simply because he ...

May 28, 2013

NGF crisis: Gov. Jonah Jang’s faction set to open new secretariat

by Rachel Ogbu Plateau State Governor Jonah Jang’s faction of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum are planning to open a secretariat ...

May 26, 2013

Opinion: NGF crisis – The pro-Jonathan faction has lost this one

by Wale Odunsi An election and not a selection was what they all agreed to conduct. Also their claim that it ...

May 25, 2013

Confusion reigns as Gov. Jang holds inaugural meeting as NGF Chairman

The Plateau State Governor, Jonah Jang, who claimed he was the duly elected Chairman of the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF), ...

March 2, 2013

Guess who’s home: Liyel Imoke returns from medical trip abroad

by Isi Esene The Cross River state governor, Liyel Imoke, who has been out of the country for weeks to ...

January 7, 2013

Sam Omatseye: The ‘ghost of Yar’Adua’ is sweeping the nation

by Sam Omatseye   He is not in the throes of the presidency today, but we see his ghosts in ...

December 27, 2012

Colourful sights and stunning beauties from the Calabar Carnival – See Photos

by Isi Esene It has been hailed as the best Carnival in this part of the world and we doubt ...

December 18, 2012

Liyel Imoke undergoing treatment for chronic kidney disease in the US?

Last week, there were rumors that Governor Liyel Imoke of Cross River State had passed away. However, SaharaReporters was able ...

November 28, 2012

Akon, Hugh Masekela, Sakordie, 2 Face, others for 2012 Calabar Festival

Barely a week to the commencement of the Calabar festival, the senior advisor to the governor on event management, Cross ...

November 6, 2012

Oops: Namadi Sambo’s helicopter damages 78-yr-old woman’s mud-house

by Isi Esene Vice President Namadi Sambo’s visit to Buanchor, in Boki Local Government Area of Cross River State, brought ...

October 6, 2012

‘In my country…’ – A lament by Cheta Nwanze

by Stanley Azuakola This evening, a public affairs commentator Cheta Nwanze @chxta, penned some of the most touching lines written ...

February 23, 2012

Everyone hates Tinapa! 10 takeaways from the Cross River governorship debate

by Emmanuel Osanedum Y! was Media Partner for the country’s first youth-focused gubernatorial debate hosted by EnoughisEnough Nigeria in partnership ...

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