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Rt. Hon. Friday Okpechi Leads Debate Against CRUTECH Amendment Bill

Following the presentation of the Cross River University of Technology (CRUTECH) amendment bill by the House Leader, Rt. Hon. Peter Odey, today, the member representing Obubra 1 State Constituency, Rt. Hon. Friday Okpechi led a debate against the proposed amendment bill, arguing that a change of name and introduction of new courses was not what the state varsity needed but ...

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Rt. Hon. Peter Odey Presents CRUTECH Amendment Bill, Highlights Areas Of Focus

Member representing Ogoja State Constituency and Majority Leader of the 9th Cross River State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Peter Odey, today, presented the bill seeking to amend the Cross River University of Technology (CRUTECH) establishment act, while highlighting the major areas the said amendment bill proposes to cover. Presenting the bill, titled: “University of Cross River State Bill 2019”, ...

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5th Edition Of Bloodless Surgery Conference Holds In Calabar

Bloodless Medicine and Surgery Society (BMSS), a forum with the duty of creating awareness for medical surgeries without blood transfusion recently had its 5th annual scientific conference in University of Calabar, Calabar (Nigeria). The conference themed: “From blood management to bloodless medicine – back to the future” was graced by prominent personalities in the field of blood transfusion surgery both ...

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Itam Abang Moves For Provision Of Basic Amenities In Okwa Community

On Thursday, October 24th, 2019, The Cross River State House of Assembly resolved for the State Government to provide Okwa community with Access Road, Primary and Secondary School Blocs and a Health Center to ameliorate the living conditions of the twin communities of Okwa. The sponsor of the Motion, Rt. Hon. Dr. Itam Abang who is representing Boki 1 constituency ...

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Rt Hon Itam Abang Sponsors Food Safety Bill

Endurance Onun: Member representing Boki I State Constituency in the Cross River State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Itam Abang has sponsored a bill for food safety and other related matters. During presentation of the bill, yesterday, on the floor of the House, Hon. Itam said the bill was necessitated upon the poor sanitation and hygiene of food vendors in ...

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Assembly Moves To Amend Anti-Cultism Law, Contemplates Death Penalty For Cultists

Endurance Onun: The Cross River State House of Assembly has commenced activities to amend the anti-cultism act which was passed into law on 12th April, 2002 during the then administration of Mr. Donald Duke. Christened Cross River State Public Order Prohibition Of Secret Cult And Offensive Weapons Bill 2019, the Members of the House today deliberated on several amendments to ...

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Rt Hon Itam Abang Holds Town Hall Meeting As Kick-off For 2nd Term Representation

Member representing Boki 1 constituency in the Cross River House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Itam Abang on Saturday, 19th October 2019 held her first Town Hall Meeting to formally commence the fulfillment of her 2019 elections campaign theme of raising the bar of Legislation and representation through a democratic dialog in the constituency. The interactive Town Hall Meeting had ...

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Award Winning Poet, Ajang Precious Launches Online Magazine For Literary Arts Promotion

One of the winners of the Dr. Linda Ayade Literary Art Competition, Mr. Ajang Precious has launched an online portal to promote poetry, short stories, spoken words and other literary arts in Nigeria. Ajang in a chat with CrossRiverDaily, yesterday, said the objective of the portal was to serve as a platform to showcase poetry from poets, as, according to ...

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