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Speaker Kicks-Off Abi Constituency Health Insurance Scheme

The Cross River State House of Assembly Speaker, Rt. Hon. John Gaul Lebo yesterday in Abi flagged off the Cross River State Health Insurance Scheme for Abi constituents. The flag off which held at the School of Nursing, Itigidi had Rt. Hon. Oniofiok Luke, Speaker, Akwa Ibom State Assembly as chief guest and Hon. Eteng Jones, Hon. Nelson Ofem, members ...

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Police Drag Pastor To Court For Rapping 12yr Old

The Cross River State Police has filed a law suit against Pastor Dominic John for raping his 12-year-old housemaid, identified as Eno. The State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Hafiz Inuwa, while parading 78 persons accused of committing various crimes, stated that John forcefully defiled the housemaid and has so far admitted to committing the crime. Inuwa said John, who lives ...

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Again, Yakurr And Obubra Clash – No Life Lost, Says Police

Friday morning saw Inyima community of Yakurr Local Government Area and Oyadama community of Obubra Local Government Area pick up arms against each order in a manner likened to war. Despite reports in the media claiming that the incident has taken at least five lives, the police authority in the state said no life was lost, however, properties worth thousands ...

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PDP Chairman’s Son Arrested For Alleged Kidnap

Nchor, the son of the Peoples Democratic Party chairman,  Obudu chapter has been arrested for alleged kidnap of the daughter of one Mr. Julius Adalikwu about seven months ago. Denis was arrested alongside one Omagu, a lead suspect in the crime and Oko, a partner. Omagu, with gang name: Don Magabush is said to have evaded arrest seven months back ...

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Ex-NNPC Worker Sentenced To Death For Murder

One Godwin Elewana who is a retired worker of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has been sentenced to death by hanging by the Cross River state high court for killing his daughter’s boyfriend. Cross River Daily understands that the convict was accused of killing one Douglas Ojugbo, a 22-year-old pupil in 2015 on suspicion that he was having an ...

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