2019: Forget propaganda, C’River ‘ll vote Buhari – Owan-Enoh…

Judex Okoro, Calabar The Cross River governorship candidate of APC, Senator John Owan-Enoh, has stated that the state would vote massively for President Muhammadu Buhari in the forthcoming February 16 presidential election. Owan-Enoh, who stated this while addressing party supporters and electorate during his campaign rally held at Boki Local Government Area added that the state stands to…

Nigerian leaders are selfish – Donald Duke…

“Nigerians leaders are shortsighted and selfish; ‘it’s all about me’. Continuity is one of the hallmarks of good governance.” Christy Anyanwu The name Donald Duke needs no introduction in Nigerian politics. He made a remarkable success, especially with his establishment, nurture and promotion of Tinapa Tourism industry, during his tenure as Cross River State governor…

INEC to train over 1 million personnel for 2019 polls…

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it will train over one million electoral staff and ad-hoc personnel for the conduct of the 2019 general elections. Chairman, Board of Electoral Institute (BEI), Mr Solomon Soyebi, made the disclosure on Monday in Calabar. He stated this during a training workshop for State Training Officers and Assistant State…

Liyel Imoke Confident PDP Will Win Elections In Cross River…

  Former Governor of Cross River State, Senator Liyel Imoke, says he is confident that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will win the state’s governorship election holding in February. According to Imoke, from inception the state has remained a PDP state and the party will ensure that it remains in power. The former governor said…

All Girls Affair…

The three female students, all from private schools, beat 1,559,159 other candidates to emerge the best in the May/ June 2017 WASSCE. Gabriel Dike It was a clean sweep for three female students at the award ceremony for the best candidates in the May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) held recently in Calabar,…

Zoning won’t save Ayade, PDP from defeat in 2019 –Senator...

Judex Okoro, Calabar The Senator representing Central Senatorial District and gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress APC, Senator John Owan Enoh, has said that zoning will not save Professor Ben Ayade from defeat in 2019. Enoh maintained that the governor’s re-election should be based on his performance and not zoning, adding that it’s an…

WAD: Taraba takes campaign to remote communities…

Sylvanus Viashima, Jalingo As part of activities to mark this year’s World AIDS Day (WAD), the Taraba AIDS Control Agency (TACA), has embarked on free HIV/AIDS  testing and counselling in the most remotest parts of the state to curb the high prevalence of the menace in the state. Taraba State currently ranks second in terms…

Ohanaeze C’River holds first cultural day, honours Ayade, others…

Judex Okoro, Calabar The Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Igbo socio-cultural Assembly, Cross River State chapter, has concluded plans to hold its first cultural Day as well honour Governor Ben Ayade. The event, which also marks the 28th years anniversary of Eze, Sir. E.A. Ezenwenyi as Igbo leader in state will have prominent Igbo sons and daughters from…

Cross River APC mourns late chairman…

Senator John Owan-Enoh, the governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress in Cross River has described as “shocking” the death of Dr Matthew Achigbe, Chairman of the party in the state. Visit the newspaper for these and other news