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April 22, 2021
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Cross River State governor, Sir Ben Ayade, Tuesday swore in a new Head of Service, Mrs. Geraldine Akpet-Ekanem, with a charge to flush out ghost workers from the system. Ayade while performing the swearing in, noted that “today is the special day because the head of administration of the government and bureaucracy of Cross River […]Continue Reading
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The Federal Executive Council has approved N1.4 billion for the upgrading of electricity facilities at the Calabar Free Trade Zone Area in Cross River State. This was disclosed on Wednesday by the Minister of Industry Trade and Investment, Niyi Adebayo, who briefed journalists on the outcome of the meeting. “One of our parastatals, the Nigeria […]Continue Reading
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Cross River State Government says the implementation of its 2021 budget will be assisted by the $20.4million recently secured in grants from the World Bank funded SFTAS programme of the Federal Government of Nigeria SFTAS is State’s Fiscal Transparency, Accountability and Sustainability, a product of mutual agreement between the Federal Government of Nigeria and the […]Continue Reading
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A 72-year-old petitioner, Humphrey Nwaiwu has demanded N100 million compensation from the Nigeria Police Force over the killing of his 28-year-old son, Henry Nwaiwu, a graduate of the University of Calabar. Mr Nwaiwu demanded compensation on Wednesday when he appeared before the Panel of Inquiry into cases of alleged brutality by operatives of the disbanded […]Continue Reading
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The Police Command in Cross River State has confirmed the murder of an Assistant Commissioner of Police, Mr Egbe Edum, by gunmen in the early hours of Wednesday in Calabar. Edum before his murder was the Borno State Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP). Speaking with Channels Television in Calabar, the police spokesperson, Irene Ugbe, said […]Continue Reading
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Workers at the Cross River College of Health Technology on Monday began a one-week warning strike following the suspension of the Consolidated Polytechnic and Colleges of Education and Academic Salary Structure by the state government. While addressing journalists in Calabar, Chairman of Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, Mr Bright Ewona, said the suspension of the […]Continue Reading