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Lessons From David And Jonathan – By Emmanuel Umoh

As I read the story of David and Jonathan, I am forced to stop, many times, and ponder on the quality and depth of genuine friendship that they shared. Let me, first, give a background of Jonathan and of David. Who was Jonathan? Jonathan was the son of King Saul. He was a brave fighter who killed the Philistine commander ...

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ABI/YAKURR: Understanding Alex Egbona’s Proposed Polytechnic Bill And Its Unavoidable Implications – Mazi

Just few weeks after his induction into the 9th Republic House of Representatives, Hon. Alex Egbona, representing Abi/Yakurr Federal Constituency hurriedly submitted a proposal for a bill seeking to establish a Federal Polytechnic in Abi LGA even when he was yet to meet with the House Committee on Tertiary Education and Services to find out if there was space to ...

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“Re: I Won’t Succumb To Intimidation Over My Court Of Appeal Action” – Phil Writes Egbona

‘Right of Reply’ I read with despicable angst, the above captioned interview granted by Hon Alex Egbona, which was published in the nation online edition of September 14, 2019; and in other news media. While the interview was a desperate attempt to cast aspersions, malign and discredit the Elections Petitions Panel in Cross River State for dispensing justice in the ...

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STORY: “On A Sail To Panama”

…A tale for sea loving adventurers. It was a foggy night off the shore of Honduras Island and I had anchored my mini ship to rest from my daylong sail. The fog was so thick that I couldn’t see farther than 10 feet afront. It was not one of those favorite voyages of mine as I was all alone by ...

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SPECIAL-REPORT: “An Expository On “3 Most Performed” Youths (Across South, Central & North) In Gov Ayade’s First Term – PART II

By CrossRiverDaily Team: For a genteel digest of this report, we strongly recommend that you read-up the previous report in this series titled: “An Expository On ‘3 Most Performed’ Youths (Across South, Central & North) In Gov Ayade’s First Term – PART I” whereof this “PART II” is just but a follow-up. Having stated in “PART I” that we intend ...

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Ex-Governor’s Aide Faults “Imposed Monthly Sanitation”, Calls It Unsustainable, Uneconomic

Former Special Adviser to the State Governor, Comrade Michael Abuo has faulted the governor’s Taskforce on Environmental Sanitation over it “imposed monthly sanitation” which he described as an “unsustainable environmental strategy” and an “uneconomic act” of government. Michael made his reservations on a 10-paragraph expository christened: “Imposed Monthly Sanitation An Unsustainable Environmental Strategy and Uneconomic Act, My Recommendation”. Below is ...

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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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