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OPINION: Ayade’s Aide Cast Lot On Eteng Jones Over 9th Assembly Speakership

As Speaker, Eteng Jones will pursue a Pan-CRS agenda. The CRSHA under his leadership will earn a reputation for itself for standing up for the ordinary citizens on the street through the passage of laws and motions that aim to improve the material condition of their existence and stabilize the polity. I have been dancing “Shaku Shaku” since Rt. Hon. ...

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OPINION: Who Will Salvage Brother Vena? – Dan Amor

You must be aware of the travails of Hon. Venatus Ikem, a former governorship aspirant, former commissioner, a serial defector or “jumpologist” {one who jumps from one political party to another}, ex-APP, ex-ANPP, ex-PDP, ex-ACN, ex-APC, and now, a staunch PDP jobber, whose lot we do not envy. Brother Vena recently published a badly written diatribe titled: “As The Campaigns ...

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PRESS RELEASE: Ndoma-Egba Replies Ayade – READ

The attention of Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba and his Campaign Organization has been drawn to a spurious and ill-intentioned publication on Facebook by one Emmanuel Ulayi (an aide to Gov. Ayade) with the mischievous title “Ndoma-Egba distances himself from Owan-Enoh”. We ordinarily would not bother with responding to this but given that the author is obviously out to create friction where ...

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Opinion: The NDDC Chairman And Cross River State, A Mandate Delivered – NiME

In July 2016, President Muhammadu Buhari reconstituted the board of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) wherein Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba from Cross River State became the new Chairman and Obong Nsima Ekere from Akwa Ibom State, the Managing Director. This development has been quite beneficial to the people of Cross River State, who have enjoyed a new lease of life, ...

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OPINION: 10 Things Ndoma-Egba Did With His Past Mandate – NiME

Without doubt, Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba is a brilliant lawyer, experienced lawmaker and great political leader in Nigeria having risen to the position of Senate Leader in the 7th Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria between 2011-2015. However, there is this unwavering question of what he really did with all this time he served as Member of Parliament (MP). ViNME ...

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ABI/YAKURR 2019:: Alex vs John (Episode I) – By Endurance Onun (Mazi)

For the first time in a long time, the people of Abi and Yakurr have an election they can perceptibly call an election – the contest between Chief Alex Egbona and Rt. Hon. John Gaul for Abi/Yakurr Federal Constituency. The contest is between two “beloved” and “famous” politicians of same heritage but different orientation; same culture but different practice; same ...

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Is Ayade Really A Digital Governor – Bernard Ushie

There is a long history, in Nigeria and elsewhere, about politicians and nicknames. In fact, it seems you have only really arrived as a politician when you have a nickname. Sometimes these nicknames are deserved, and sometimes they aren’t. The nickname for Ben Ayade – ‘digital governor’ – falls in the latter category. It is difficult to know what precisely ...

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Atiku Airport Search: Political Support Group, CRYFAA Derogates FG, Security Agencies

A frontline political support group of the People’s Democratic Party in Cross River State, Cross River Youths For Ayade And Atiku (CRYFAA) has belittled the federal government of Nigeria and security operatives over what they described as condemnable the search on PDP’s presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar. The presidential candidate was on Sunday, November 11th subjected to thorough security scrutiny ...

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READ: Innovation Meets Education: Cross River Institute Of Technology And Management (CR-ITM) In View

By Okorn Tabi Okorn: In today’s economy, several notable strides have been made in the evolution of the educational sector. New approaches, involving the application of innovation and technology have facilitated the development of more effective methods in delivering quality education. One of such, is Cross River Institute Of Technology and Management (CR-ITM), Ugep. Situated strategically along Ikom-Calabar Highway, this ...

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