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    Metro Twins die in Calabar fire – Vanguard News

    Many rained curses on a woman who allegedly left her five years old twins at home unattended to as they were both consumed by the fire that razed their building in Calabar, the Cross River state capital yesterday.... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria...
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    Metro Power Generation Now At 7,000 Mega Watts — Fashola – Leadership Newspaper

    Nigeria’s current power generation has reached 7000 Mega Watts, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has said. Fashola said this on Friday in Calabar at the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing 4th Edition Retreat for top directors, heads of units and chief …...
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    Business NLC Takes Over MTN Offices In Calabar Over Staff Ill-treatment (Photos) – Tori News

    The leadership of the NLC has continued to rally against multinational telecommunication company over the alleged abuse of labour laws in the … Read more via Tori News – Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    Politics Lawmaker, Steven Ukpukpen, Slumps And Dies - Linda Ikeji

    A member of the Cross River State House of Assembly, Steven Ukpukpen, slumped and died during an early morning workout today May 30th. He was said to have been jogging along Moore road in Calabara when he slumped. READ MORE HERE
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    Metro "Biafra Is A Fraud – It Was In The Mortuary, Now Gone To The Cemetery" - Igbo Monarch - Nairaland

    Eze Nwabueze Soronnadi Ezewiro, a traditional ruler from Mbaise in Imo State, has distanced himself from the struggle for Biafra, describing the agitation as a fraud. While in Calabar, yesterday, the monarch said:- “I am His Imperial Majesty Eze Nwabueze Soronnadi Ezewiro from Mbaise in Imo...
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    Metro Bitcoin Company In MMM Fashion Disappears With Millions Of Naira Belonging To Investors – Naijaload.

    A Bitcoin company in Calabar has disappeared into thin air with millions of Naira of customer’s money. As early as 8am yesterday, customers besieged the company’s office on Bassey Duke only to discover that the company had closed shop and vanished with their money. Several phone calls were...
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    Metro Police gun down teacher for robbery in Calabar – Punch Newspapers

    Mudiaga Affe, Calabar The police in Cross River State on Wednesday killed an unidentified teacher alleged to be among a four-man robbery gang that raided shops along Goldie-Mount Zion Street in the Calabar-South area of the state capital. PUNCH Metro learnt that operatives from the Uwanse Police...
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    Metro 20-year Old Man Caught Stealing Fried Meat From Rev Father's Refrigerator

    A 20-year old man was arrested at St. Oaul's Catholic Church, University of Calabar ater being caught stealing fried meat from the fridge of the parish priest. The priest had left his house for morning mass A source revealed to newsmen that the suspect was caught with bags of meat in both...
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    Politics Woman Gifts Osinbajo Vegetables In Calabar [PHOTOS]

    Nigerians, especially residents of Calabar, Cross Rivers state are yet to recover from the visit of Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, ''who jumped off'' his car to interact with the people. Ag. President Osinbajo had gone to Cross Rivers on a working visit, and to commission some projects by...
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    Metro Cameroon War Ship Lands In Calabar

    Republic of Cameroon has despatched its navy war ship to Calabar, Nigeria. According to Dailytrust Newspaper, the ship arrived the Calabar waters at 12 noon complete with senior naval personnel, Cameroonian journalists and civilian dignitaries. The Commander of Information at the Eastern Naval...
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    Metro Calabar Airport Declared Unsafe for Planes as Residents Play Football on Runway

    The Calabar Airport has been declared unsafe for planes to land by the Federal Airport Authourity of Nigeria (FAAN) and Cross River State government . After a meeting between stakeholders, community leaders and the Special Adviser to Governor Ben Ayade on Aviation, Mr. Amos Kajang, Airport...
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    Metro UNICAL Lecturer Forcefully Kidnapped While Jogging on Campus

    A Zoology lecturer at the University of Calabar (UNICAL), Prof. Edet Ekpenyong, has been kidnapped by unknown armed men. According to reports, he was abducted close to his residence during his morning routine exercise and dragged for over 100 metres on the road by his assailants. According...
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    Metro [VIDEO] How Angry DSS Agents Invaded FGGC Calabar

    A video has emerged online depicting the scene of the invasion of Federal Government Girls College, Calabar by angry DSS agents. According to reports, the agents fired some bullets during the invasion.
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    Metro 5 DSS Agents in Prison for Invading Calabar School, Flogging Teacher in Public

    The DSS has incarcerated 5 of its personnel for storming Federal Government Girls College in Calabar and flogging a teacher because he allegedly beat a student who is the child of a DSS agent. A source at the agency said authorities were embarrassed by the incident. "Their arrest and detention...
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    Metro Calabar: Man Beats Wife to Coma for Investing Children's Fees in MMM

    Forty-five year old Mark Friday, has been arrested for allegedly beating his wife to a coma because she allegedly using the money meant for their children’s school fees to invest in the MMM Ponzi scheme. Reports say the man gave his wife, Ekamma, N280,000 to pay their three children’s fees she...