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Cross River Assembly Member Dies

A member of the Cross River State House of Assembly, Godwin Akwaji, is dead. Sources at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital confirmed the death of the lawmaker to newsmen on late Thursday, June 18, 2020. Akwaji, who represented Obudu State Constituency, died at the teaching hospital in the state capital two weeks after he […]

Cross River Senator, Rose Oko Dies At 63

The lawmaker representing Cross River North Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Senator Rose Oko, is dead. Late Senator Oko died on Monday night, March 23, 2020, at a medical facility in the United Kingdom, at the age of 63. Until her death, the lawmaker was the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Trade and […]

One Killed, Houses Burnt As Fight Erupts Over Obudu Airport

One person has been reportedly killed while some houses were burnt on Sunday morning, March 1, 2020 when a fight erupted in Igwo community in Obudu Local Government Area of Cross River over compensation for land. It was gathered that the fight broke out over alleged nonpayment of compensation of the land the State Government […]

SUBEB: Cross River vows to flush out fraudulent teachers

The Executive Chairman, Cross River Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Dr Stephen Odey, said the board would not tolerate any form of fraudulent activity by teachers in the state.  Odey gave this warning on Tuesday, February 4, 2020, in Calabar when he received an award from the participants of the Federal Teachers Scheme (FTS) on […]