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AllAfrica.com
Glo Storms Festac With Top MusiciansTour kicked off in Awka, Anambra State, on April 15 and has gone round 22 diffe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Tour kicked off in Awka, Anambra State, on April 15 and has gone round 22 different locations such as Aba, Asaba; Calabar; Port Harcourt; Ajah; Victoria Island; Benin, Ekpoma; Owerri; Ibadan; Ikeja; Abuja; Abeokuta; Ijebu Ode; Akure;... Read more
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Nnamdi Kanu - Don't Worry, You Dey Kampehelp but admire his courage as he stands there waving his receipt and shouting,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
help but admire his courage as he stands there waving his receipt and shouting, "biko, I have paid my bill o, it is those Calabar people in the next house that have not paid". Abeg, I hope I have made a clear distinction between the Kanu I am... Read more
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Cross River IPAC Election Ends in ControversyCalabar — A fresh round of crisis is rocking the Cross river state chapter of t
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Calabar — A fresh round of crisis is rocking the Cross river state chapter of the Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) , following the boycott of its election by fourteen out of twenty political parties that were billed to participate in the elections... Read more
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Aiteo Cup - Fierce Battles in Ijebu-Ode, Benin Citywhile Lafia City Stadium is the setting for Nasarawa Amazons and Bayelsa Queens
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while Lafia City Stadium is the setting for Nasarawa Amazons and Bayelsa Queens. The Queens topped the first leg 1-0. In Calabar, Pelican Stars will also seek to overturn a first leg lone goal deficit against Ibom Angels The return leg of the... Read more
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International Business Times
Pirates kidnap five people from a Cameroonian vessel off Nigeria's coast that pirates attacked Cameroon-flagged general cargo ship Donna Simop near Parr
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
that pirates attacked Cameroon-flagged general cargo ship Donna Simop near Parrot Island, south of Cross River's capital Calabar, on Monday 18 September night. "Information so far at our disposal is that the hoodlums came in four speedboats,... Read more
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Ayade Has Empowered Women With Over 300 Appointments, Says AideCalabar — The Cross River State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade has empowered over 30
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Calabar — The Cross River State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade has empowered over 300 women in the state with appointments into various public offices since he assumed office about two years ago, the state Commissioner for women Affairs, Mrs. Stella Odey... Read more
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PDP Withdraws Appeal Challenging Sack of Akwa Ibom SenatorThe Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has requested the Court of Appeal sitting in
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has requested the Court of Appeal sitting in Calabar to dismiss its appeal against a judgment of the Federal High Court, Uyo which sacked Mr. Albert Akpan from the National Assembly and declared Bassey Etim as... Read more
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Govt Resorting to Tax Relief to Fund Road Construction - Fasholaare the integral part of the A1 to A4 roads - Lagos to Sokoto highway, Warri to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
are the integral part of the A1 to A4 roads - Lagos to Sokoto highway, Warri to Katsina, Port Harcourt to Potiskum, and Calabar to Maiduguri-they all originate from our ports and end at the boundaries." The minister noted that the government... Read more
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90% Deaths in Hospitals Caused By Health Workers' Attitude - Teaching Hospital Chiefhospitals are due to poor attitude of health workers. Thomas Agan, the Chief M
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
hospitals are due to poor attitude of health workers. Thomas Agan, the Chief Medical Director (CMD), University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH), said this during an interaction with journalists on Tuesday in Calabar. He said some... Read more
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What Are Edo Girls Doing in Italy?girls as being interested only in the 'International League' with their corpora
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
girls as being interested only in the 'International League' with their corporate headquarters in Italy. He had lampooned Calabar and Yoruba ladies drawing from popular, street mythologies and ended with Benin girls' penchant for prostitution in... Read more
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Okon, Cross River First Republic Federal Parliamentarian Passes OnAn elder statesman and First Republic federal parliamentarian, Chief Bassey Oko
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
An elder statesman and First Republic federal parliamentarian, Chief Bassey Okon, has died in Calabar, Cross River State. He aged 91 Okon represented Calabar Federal Constituency in the then Eastern Region, a constituency that covered the entire... Read more
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Monimichelle Confirms Enyimba's Return to Abarealisation of the Enyimba Stadium project. Enyimba last season played their N
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
realisation of the Enyimba Stadium project. Enyimba last season played their NPFL home matches at the UJ Esuene Stadium in Calabar. Despite playing "away" in Calabar, the Gbenga Ogunbote tutored side still had a fine run and finished third on the... Read more
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Taylor's 'Agenda Back On the Table':Wife Deals Weah, CDC a Major Conundrum— In 2003, Taylor was granted asylum by Nigeria if he agreed to end his involve
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
— In 2003, Taylor was granted asylum by Nigeria if he agreed to end his involvement in Liberian politics. He was exiled in Calabar, the capital of Nigeria's southeastern Cross River State. It was the Connecticut lawmaker's push, along with that of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Who Has Ceded the Midwest Region?former Eastern region, we now have five states in the Southeast zone; that is,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
former Eastern region, we now have five states in the Southeast zone; that is, less the four emergent states from the old Calabar-Ogoja-Rivers axis. Currently, the four states of the COR part that was excised from the Eastern region is bandaged... Read more
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Police Move to Restore Peace in Cross River CommunitiesRiver State Commissioner of Police, Haffiz Mohammed, who brokered the peace bet
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
River State Commissioner of Police, Haffiz Mohammed, who brokered the peace between the communities told journalists in Calabar that both communities have agreed to coexist peacefully during a joint meeting in his office. According to him, "The... Read more
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Measles - Millions of Children At Risk As 33 States Yet to Pay Counterpart FundsShehu Umar (Gusau) , Hameed Oyegbade (Osogbo), Rakiya A.Muhammad (Sokoto), Hami
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Shehu Umar (Gusau) , Hameed Oyegbade (Osogbo), Rakiya A.Muhammad (Sokoto), Hamisu Kabir Matazu (Damaturu), Eyo Charles (Calabar), Romoke W. Ahmad (Ilorin) & Emma Elekwa (Awka) Millions of children in Nigeria are at risk as many states were yet... Read more
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CJN Writes Buhari's Adviser, Demands Details of 'Delayed' Cases At Supreme CourtCourt and up to five in the Court of Appeal, Abuja. "I don't want to count the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Court and up to five in the Court of Appeal, Abuja. "I don't want to count the ones I have in the Courts of Appeal in Calabar and in Port Harcourt," he said. "The system should work so that matters should not linger on in the Supreme Court... Read more
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Militants Ask Govt to Release Licenses for 10 Modular Refineriesmanagement staff at NNPC as clearly outlined in the Federal Character Commissio
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
management staff at NNPC as clearly outlined in the Federal Character Commission and upgrade the sea ports in Burutu, Calabar and Koko, as they have been abandoned for many years to frustrate the economic growth of the region. "The Federal... Read more
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'Clear, Coherent Pigb Will Attract Investment in Petroleum Sector'the country within that time period, and what we call Project Emerald, our flag
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
the country within that time period, and what we call Project Emerald, our flagship facility that we are constructing in Calabar, it speaks to our corporate commitment to the country. What is important is the fact that it is a tremendous... Read more
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TUC, Cross River Governor's Aide Disagree Over Bailout FundsBy Lawrence Njoku and Anietie Akpan Enugu and Calabar — The Trade Union Congre
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
By Lawrence Njoku and Anietie Akpan Enugu and Calabar — The Trade Union Congress (TUC) in Cross River State has accused the state government of misappropriating the N19 billion meant for the settlement of gratuities, salaries and other... Read more
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South South APC Chief Seeks Expulsion of AlhassanAbubakar presidency in 2019 as the "highest level of disloyalty." Eta made the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Abubakar presidency in 2019 as the "highest level of disloyalty." Eta made the call during an interaction with newsmen in Calabar, Cross River State yesterday after a thanksgiving service at St Charles Lwanga Parish, Essien for the safe return of... Read more
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Family of Drowned Man Accuse Police of Forcing Him 'To Jump Into River'was first filed at the Federal High Court in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State. It was lat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
was first filed at the Federal High Court in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State. It was later transferred to the Federal High Court, Calabar, Cross River State, to avoid it starting afresh, when the judge handling it was transferred to Calabar. The Uzoukwus... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Underdogs Rule On NPFL Final Dayteam. Nevertheless they have to prove that when they face relegation-threatened
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
team. Nevertheless they have to prove that when they face relegation-threatened Katsina United at the UJ Esuene Stadium in Calabar where they have won their last 13 home games. The Promise Keepers will only hope Katsina United do them a favour... Read more
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Coalition for Democratic Change Echoes Fulfillment of Charles Taylor ReturnGbarnga — Before his departure for exile in Calabar, Nigeria, now imprisoned fo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Gbarnga — Before his departure for exile in Calabar, Nigeria, now imprisoned former President Charles Taylor promised his supporters that he would return to Liberia, if God permits. "Let me borrow from our former President that God's willing, I will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A School's Giant Stridesbased on quota system. They are divided into seven companies named after the ci
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
based on quota system. They are divided into seven companies named after the cities of Kaduna, Lagos, Ibadan, Enugu, Abuja, Calabar and Zaria. Boys from 12 years are admitted for the six-year programme at the end of which they write the Senior... Read more
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Lokoja Welcomes Tuface, Others to Glo Mega Music Concertthey will be given the tickets for the show". The music show had touched down
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
they will be given the tickets for the show". The music show had touched down in cities and towns such as Awka, Owerri, Calabar; Asaba; Aba; Port Harcourt; Ajah in Lagos; Benin City; Abuja; Victoria Island, Lagos; Ibadan; Ikeja, Lagos; Ijebu... Read more
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Don't Expect Power On a Platter of Gold, Political Leaders Tell YouthsEmerging Political Leaders interested in running for public office in 2019 in N
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Emerging Political Leaders interested in running for public office in 2019 in Nigeria. The Lagos Forum will be followed by other forums in the 6 geopolitical zones of Nigeria, with sessions scheduled to hold in Abuja, Abia, Calabar and Other ci... Read more
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How JTF Boss, Top Military Commanders Escaped Death in Maritime Accidentto some personnel which have been treated," Abdullahi said. According to the J
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
to some personnel which have been treated," Abdullahi said. According to the JTF spokesman, "The team has retired back to Calabar to re-strategise and go ahead with the planned patrol and inspection." Meanwhile, leaders of former agitators in the... Read more
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NRC Attributes Delay in Rail Projects to Counterpart Funding From Exim BankThe Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) yesterday attributed the delay in complet
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
The Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) yesterday attributed the delay in completion of the Calabar-Port Harcourt, Kaduna-Kano rail projects to the non-payment of counterpart funding from the Chinese EXIM bank. Mr Fidet Okhiria, the NRC's Managing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Of Igbos and the Illusory Biafran DreamHausa to re-sell and also engages in other trade ventures, to the Bini man that
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Hausa to re-sell and also engages in other trade ventures, to the Bini man that farms and sells clothing materials, to the Calabar man that engages in farming and fishing, virtually every ethnic group in Nigeria exhibits entrepreneurial skills to... Read more
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Doctors' Strike - Govt Moves to Resolve DisagreementARD, UBTH branch, Dr Eustace Oseghale, said the strike was 100 per cent complia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
ARD, UBTH branch, Dr Eustace Oseghale, said the strike was 100 per cent compliant. Resident doctors at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, UCTH, Neuropsychiatric Hospital joined the strike. When Vanguard visited the two hospitals, the... Read more
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Govt Projects $10.38bn Earning From Cooking Gas in 2018per cent of the population use LPG, 60 per cent use firewood, 30 per cent use k
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
per cent of the population use LPG, 60 per cent use firewood, 30 per cent use kerosene, while five per cent uses coal. In Calabar, there is an LPG terminal that is going to come on stream by September. We have Stock Gas in Port Harcourt. In terms... Read more
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15 Die in Cross River FloodingEmergency Management Agency, Mr. John Inaku, made the disclosure while assessin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Emergency Management Agency, Mr. John Inaku, made the disclosure while assessing the extent of damage in flooded areas in Calabar South yesterday. Four major streets in Calabar South, including Goldie, Target, Yellow-Duke, Ekpo-Abasi and others... Read more
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15 Die in 2 Months in C/River FloodingEmergency Management Agency, Mr John Inaku, made the disclosure while assessing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Emergency Management Agency, Mr John Inaku, made the disclosure while assessing the extent of damage in flooded areas in Calabar South yesterday. Four major streets in Calabar South, including Goldie, Target, Yellow-Duke, Ekpo-Abasi and others... Read more
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NNPC Crashes Petrol, Cooking Gas Prices Nationwideand N131 per litre in private depots. "However, the situation is slightly diff
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
and N131 per litre in private depots. "However, the situation is slightly different in Aba and Umuahia in Abia State and Calabar in Cross River state where most independent fuel stations as well as major marketers selling the product at N145 per... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NNPC Says Its Efforts Lead to Reduction in Prices of Petrol, Cooking Gas‎ Nationwideand N131 per litre in private depots. However, the situation is slightly diffe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
and N131 per litre in private depots. However, the situation is slightly different in Aba and Umuahia in Abia State and Calabar in Cross River State where most independent fuel stations as well as major marketers sell the product at N145 per... Read more
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Police Parade Pastor Arrested With Human Heart in CalabarCalabar — The Cross River State police command will soon charged to court the p
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Calabar — The Cross River State police command will soon charged to court the pastor of Royal God's Commandments Ministry, one Mr. Tony Obo-Ekpeyong, for allegedly abducting and killing a 19-month-old baby girl, Success, for ritual... Read more
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All Nigerian Universities, Polytechnics, Colleges of Education Fix Admission Cut Off Marks (Full DetailsARABIC AND ISLAMIC EDUCATION, GOMBE, GOMBE STATE150 33CATHOLIC INSTITUTION OF
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
ARABIC AND ISLAMIC EDUCATION, GOMBE, GOMBE STATE150 33CATHOLIC INSTITUTION OF WEST AFRICA, PORT HARCOURT. (AFFL TO UNIV OF CALABAR)140 35LESSEL COLLEGE OF EDUCATION, LESSEL, USHONGO LGA, BENUE STATE140 40CARITAS UNIVERSITY, AMORJI-NIKE, ENUGU,... Read more
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Ayade's Foreign Trips Attracting Tangible FDIs, Says Cross River Govtthe dynamics of modern day governance. Notwithstanding the attacks, Ayade, how
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
the dynamics of modern day governance. Notwithstanding the attacks, Ayade, however, received accolades from residents of Calabar metropolis who have commended him for the roll out of the state's security outfit, the Homeland Security. The state... Read more
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Harambee Stars Prepare for Friendlyplayer who had reported to camp by yesterday morning, although Okumbi said all
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
player who had reported to camp by yesterday morning, although Okumbi said all the foreign-based players, including David 'Calabar' Owino, Jesse Were and Brian Mandela would be in camp by evening. Captain Victor Wanyama, midfielder Johanna Omollo,... Read more
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Police Parade Pastor Allegedly Found With Human Heartkilled. The News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports that Mr. Obo-Ekpeyong is the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
killed. The News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, reports that Mr. Obo-Ekpeyong is the pastor of Royal God's Commandment Ministry, Calabar. Parading the suspect, the spokesperson of the command, Irene Ugbo, said that the suspect was arrested alongside six... Read more
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Truck crash near Wellington Airport - delays for trafficCouncil heading for townA truck has rolled on the Cobham Drive-Calabar Road r
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 25 days ago
Council heading for townA truck has rolled on the Cobham Drive-Calabar Road roundabout at the northern end of Wellington Airport in the past hour – and the citybound side of the roundabout... Read more
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The Ibos, the North and All of UsAbuja — I come from a village called Gakem in northern Cross River State. If yo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
Abuja — I come from a village called Gakem in northern Cross River State. If you are travelling by road to Abuja from Calabar through Calabar-Ikom- Ogoja-Katsina Ala Highway, Gakem is the last village of CRS on its northernmost border with Vandeikya,... Read more
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Plateau Survive Rivers Utd Scare As Enyimba Wallop Wikki 4-0United are still leading the table with 63 points with two matches left to play
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
United are still leading the table with 63 points with two matches left to play. After walloping Wikki Tourists 4-0 in Calabar, with a goal each from Ikechukwu Ibenegbu, Stephen Chukwude, Chionso Okonkwo and Stanley Dimgba, Enyimba also moved... Read more
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Mob Sets Church Ablaze Over Pastor's Alleged Killing 11-Old for Ritualevening and killed her was caught and he confessed to the crime, prompting the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
evening and killed her was caught and he confessed to the crime, prompting the Police to take the pastor into custody. Calabar — A church belonging to a pastor, named as Anthony Obo, has been set ablaze by mob for allegedly killing of an... Read more

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