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Info Commissioner Advertise State Gazettes For Sale

Rosemary Archibong

The Cross River State Commissioner of Information, Mrs. Rosemary Archibong has advertised copies of gazettes of some of the State Laws passed by the House of Assembly for purchase by members of the general public. According to a realese signed by the Commissioner, these gazettes can be obtained from the Accounts Department of the Ministry of Information and Orientation, Opposite ...

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House of Reps: Jarigbe Sponsors Bill To Establish Fed. University Of Technology Ogoja

Hon. Jarigbe Agom Jarigbe, the member representing Ogoja/Yala in the lower chambers of the National Assembly has sponsored a bill for the enactment of a law to establish a Federal University of Technology in Ogoja Local Government Area, Cross River State. Abuja – The House of Representatives on Wednesday passed for second reading a bill seeking to establish Federal University ...

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Assembly Plenary: Eteng Jones Raises Motion For Yakurr/Obubra Crisis Resolution

Hon. Eteng Jones Williams, member representing Yakurr II State Constituency in the Cross River State House of Assembly yesterday moved a motion to resolve the long lasting communal dispute between Inyima community in Yakurr Local Government and Onyeadama in Obubra Local Government Area. In his motion of ‘urgent public interest’ raised on the floor of the House, Hon. Jones recalls ...

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ALERT: Cameroonians In C’River Possess Voters’ Card, Says Immigration Boss

The Cross River State Comptroller of Nigeria Immigration Service, NIS, Mr. Uche Felix has put the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC on alert over its recent discovery of some Cameroon refugees in the state in possession of Nigeria voters’ card. Mr. Felix Uche, disclosed this when he led his team on a courtesy visit to the Resident Electoral Commissioner, Dr. ...

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Navy Apprehend 500 Illegally Refined Diesel Drums In Calabar

The Nigerian Navy Ship Victory in Calabar, Cross River State, on Monday said it arrested nine suspects for being in possession of 500 drums of illegally refined diesel. CrossRiverDaily understands that the suspects were conveying the diesel on a large wooden boat from Bonny in Rivers State to Calabar when they were apprehended on April 22 along the Calabar channel. ...

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Unical VC Drags Lecturer, Six Students To Court

The former Vice Chancellor of University of Calabar, Prof. James Epoke is in court over certificate forgery. CrossRiverDaily learnt that Associate Professor Mensah Eyo, Ferdinand Akanya Esip and five other students; George Uwaek, Michael Paul Ufana, Mbuk Atai Umoh, Nsude Mary Imaobong, Olowosoke Olutoun Sileola have all been under investigation following a petition bordering certificate forgery written by the former ...

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Over 500 Filling Stations In C’River To Be Shutdown, Says DPR

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) in Cross River State has threatened to shut down filling stations operating in the state without registered operating licenses. The State Operations Controller, Bassey Nkanga, gave the warning at a meeting with officials of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) and the Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria (MOMAN) in Calabar. Nkanga ...

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INEC Won’t Disenfranchise Bakassi, Says House Representative

Hon. Ekpo Bassey, member representing Bakassi in the State House of Assembly has assured that the Independent Electoral Commission, INEC will, come 2019, conduct elections in, and also for Bakassi Local Government Area. He said this yesterday during a symposium on the recent Supreme Court judgement on the Akpabuyo/Bakassi Local Government boundary adjustment and delineation of constituencies held at the ...

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Ogoja/Yala Empowerment: Jarigbe Donates Cars, Bikes, Machines And Generators To Constituents

In what many described as ‘”simply uncommon”, the Ogoja/Yala Federal Constituency representative, Hon. Jarigbe Agom Jarigbe reformed the view of his constituents towards political representation with his “sustainable development programme” so called constituency empowerment. At the Ogoja Local Government Council Secretariat, today, some beneficiaries of the scheme went home with cars, some, motor bikes, while others, sewing machines and grinding ...

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