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    Metro DSS personnel stabbed to death in Cross River – TODAY.NG

    The personnel of the Department of State Services (DSS), Mr. Michael Orusede, has been stabbed to death in Obanliku Local Government Area of Cross River State. Read more via TODAY.NG – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics Minister Of Niger Delta Affairs Emerges APC Gov Candidate In Cross River – Channels Television

    The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Usani Usani, has emerged as the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Cross Rivers State. He declared the winner on Monday at the APC Collation Unit in Calabar by the Chairman, Collation... Read more via Channels Television –...
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    Politics Donald Duke picks SDP Presidential form – Punch Newspapers

    A former Governor of Cross River State, Donald Duke, has picked the N1m Expression of Interest form of the Social Democratic Party in order to contest for the Presidency on the platform of the SDP. Duke revealed this when he visited the national secretariat of … Read more via Punch...
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    Politics Cross River: PDP shuts door against obscure aspirants, rules out automatic tickets – Vanguard News

    NTUFAM Inok Edim, the Chairman of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in Cross State has said that the party would not hand its tickets to people who are obscure and without capacity to … Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro Oh No!!! Another House Of Assembly Member Is Dead In Cross River State – Naijaloaded

    Another member of the Cross River State House of Assembly has reportedly died after a protracted illness. According to a Vanguard report, Mr Simon Nkoro, a member of the Cross River State House of Assembly representing Ikom 11 State Constituency died … Read more via Naijaloaded | Nigeria’s...
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    Politics C’River APC Governorship Aspirant Pledges Sustainable Change – Thisdaylive

    A governorship aspirant in the Cross River State, Mani Robson, has said he will bring enduring development for the state if elected governor. Robinson, who is contesting for the governorship ticket of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2019 election, said … Read more via Thisdaylive...
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    Metro FGM more prevalent in South-West Nigeria – UNFPA – Vanguard News

    Acting Head of the United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA, in Cross River, Dr. Yakubu Aliu, has said that one of every four Nigerian women between the ages of 15 and 49 have undergone Female Genital Mutilation, FGM. Aliu told said in Calabar yesterday that the figures were based … Read...
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    Politics 2019: Hardship’ll make Nigerians vote PDP —Okom – Vanguard News

    Chief Linus Okom, Chairman, Northern senatorial district of Cross River State caucus of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has said that the hunger and hardship Nigerians are experiencing under the All Progressives Congress, … Read more via Vanguard News – Get More...
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    Metro Engaged Pastor Raped And Murdered In Cross River (Photos) – Nairaland

    Engaged pastor raped and murdered in Cross River .. An Assistant Pastor with Assemblies Of God Church, Obudu road, Ikom, Cross Rivers State, Pastor Esther Neji, has been murdered after allegedly being raped... Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Some Forces Pushed Me To Defile Small Girl, 52-Year-Old Man - Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    A 52-year-old man, Henry Oboh, has been arrested by the operatives of the Cross River State Police Command for allegedly defiling a 12-year-old girl in a community known as ‘One Man’ in the Akamkpa Local Government Area of the state. Oboh was said to have … Read more via Welcome To Ladun...
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    Metro Schools, hospitals, markets shut over Ebonyi, C’River crisis – Newtelegraph

    All the schools, markets, hospitals and other facilities have been shut at Igbeagu community in Izzi Local Government Area of Ebonyi State and their neighbouring Ukele in Yala Local Government Area of Cross River State in the protracted boundary dispute between the two communities. The two...
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    Metro Suicide? Murder? Young Boy Found Dead At An Uncompleted Building In Cross Rivers State – Ladun Liadi News

    A young boy has been found dead at an uncompleted building around Adiabo, Cross Rivers State. He was found dead yesterday by residents of the area who are confused about what could have made the young boy take his own life. Some believe it must … Read more via Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog...
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    Politics Buhari inaugurates Naval hospital in Calabar – Premium Times Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari has reassured of his administration’s drive to continually provide affordable healthcare services to the public. The president gave the assurance on Tuesday when he inaugurated the Nigerian Navy Reference Hospital in Calabar. He said that his administration also...
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    Metro 20 Feared Dead From Renewed Clash Between Akwa Ibom, Cross River Communities

    A fiery clash between the people of Oku Iboku in Itu LGA of Akwa Ibom State and Odukpani LGA in Cross River State has claimed 20 lives. The clash was the third in recent times. It started on Friday. Vanguard says the highest number of casualties was on the Ikot Offiong side, as they were...
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    Metro After 10 Years of Marriage, Couple Give Birth To Quintuplets

    After being married without issue for 10 years, a couple has given birth to five kids, the first quintuplets’ birth recorded at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH) in Cross River State. The three girls and two boys, born between 10:50 a.m. and 10:54 a.m. on Monday, weighed...
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    Metro Students Beat Governor Ayade's Aide To Pulp, Escapes Through Fence

    It was not a good Monday for The Special Assistant to Governor Ben Ayade on Students Matters, Mr. Michael Abuo, as he ends up beaten up by a crowd of higher institution students from the Cross River State for withholding N300,000 that was meant for them. Cross Rivers Governor Ben Ayade The...
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    1,106 Special Advisers: What Exactly is Wrong With Governor Ayade?

    With the current economic situation, caused by the global decline in prices of crude oil, and with states groaning about the condition that we are in and many of them trying to cut down the costs of governance, Governor Ben Ayade of Cross Rivers seems not to concerned with his recent...
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    Metro Cross Rivers Deputy Gov Convoy Attacked by Armed Men; Driver, Policeman Shot Dead

    The convoy of the deputy governor of Cross Rivers state, Prof Ivara Esu, was on Thursday night ambushed by a gang of armed cultist in Calabar. According to The Nation, a driver and a policeman were shot dead during the attack. “After the executive council meeting at the Governor’s office...
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    Metro Gov Ayade Employs 300 at New Calabar Garment Factory

    Governor Ben Ayade has ordered the appointment of 300 shortlisted applicants to work at the new state-built garment factory in Calabar, Cross Rivers state. The lucky beneficiaries were at the garment factory for the final screening exercise for employment, which is in three batches for...
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    Politics Gov Ayade Sacks Commissioner for Coming Late to Office

    Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State has suspended Commissioner for Water Resources, Ntufam Gabe Odu Ojie, indefinitely for reporting to work late, ThisDay reports. Managing Director of Water Board Limited, Dr. Oju Igile was also suspended indefinitely for the same reason. Their...