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October 10, 2018 7:41 PM You have failed Christians in Nigeria – PFN blasts Osinbajo

The Publicity Secretary of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, Bishop Emmah Gospel Isong, has blasted Vice President Prof Yemi Osinbajo, for not protecting the interest of Christians. Emma Isong, who was addressing newsmen in Calabar, Cross River State capital on Monday, said he was not pleased with the attitude of the Vice President. The Clergy 18

October 10, 2018 3:35 PM Ayade reinstates appointees who resigned to contest primaries

Cross River State Governor, Professor Ben Ayade has approved the reinstatement of all appointees in his government who resigned their positions to contest the just concluded party primaries, but lost. A statement issued in Calabar, Wednesday by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Christian Ita, directed the affected appointees whose appointments were not subjected 21

October 10, 2018 1:02 PM APC group calls for sack of national chairman, Adams Oshiomhole

Factional group of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday took to the streets of Calabar, the Cross River State capital, demanding for the resignation of the National Chairman of the party, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole. The group accused Oshiomhole of refusing to recognize the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Pastor Usani Usani, as the governorship 17

October 5, 2018 10:20 AM Biafra group cries out, says Miyetti Allah, Boko Haram controlling govt, military in Nigeria

Biafra Nations Youth League, BNYL on Friday alleged that Miyetti Allah and Boko Haram members control all arms of government and the military. BNYL made the allegation while insisting that Miyetti Allah was plotting to “impose their loyalists” on the people of the South East. The body was faulting the call by the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, that election 22

September 23, 2018 5:58 AM Cross River 2019: PDP screens, clears Ayade for primary

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship screening committee, has screened and cleared the Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade, for a second term. Ayade was screened at the PDP’s zonal office in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State yesterday. A statement signed by the governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Christian Ita, said shortly after Ayade was screened 28

September 19, 2018 7:26 AM Suspected cult groups threaten to kill SSS Director, Police Commissioner, others in Cross River, give reason

The Vikings and Skylo cult groups have threatened to attack security chiefs in Cross River State over the arrest and detention of their members. In a statement made available to newsmen on Tuesday, the groups listed the security chiefs to be attacked to include, the Director of State Security Service, Commissioner of Police in Cross River State, Commander 25

September 18, 2018 11:59 AM 2019 Presidency: Why SDP will defeat APC, PDP – Donald Duke

A former governor of Cross River State and Presidential aspirant on the platform of the Social Democratic Party, SDP, Donald Duke has declared that the party will defeat other political parties during the 2019 presidential election. Duke said SDP will defeat both the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and the All Progressives Congress, APC, because the party 25

September 4, 2018 3:27 PM Man gives out 2-year-old son as loan collateral in Calabar

The Police Command in Cross River State has arrested one Mr Daniel Bassey for allegedly giving away his two-year-old son to a trafficking agent in Port Harcourt in exchange for money. The Commissioner of Police in the State, Mr Hafiz Inuwa, who paraded the suspect before newsmen on Tuesday in Calabar, said the man was arrested on July 23 in Calabar after 21

August 29, 2018 4:43 PM Agency reveals states with high risk of flood, advises residents to vacate danger zones

The Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA) has warned Nigerians living by the banks of River Niger to move out of the area immediately over possible flooding. The warning was issued in a statement signed by the agency’s Director of Engineering Hydrology, Mr Clement Nze, in Abuja on Wednesday. The Director listed some states likely to be affected 30

August 26, 2018 2:29 PM Cross River lawmaker, Simon Egbong is dead

A member of the Cross River State House of Assembly, representing Ikom II State Constituency, Rt. Hon. Simon Nkoro Egbong has been reported dead. DAILY POST gathered that late Egbong had been battling with a protracted illness that has seen him travelling off-and-on India for treatment. Unfortunately, he died last night at the University of Calabar Teaching 28