PDP Crisis: No Headway As Jonathan, Governors Meeting Ends In Stalemate
The peace talks between President Goodluck Jonathan and Peoples Democratic Party governors which started on Sunday night but did not end until early hours of Monday reportedly ended in a stalemate.
Nigeria: We Didn't Print N5,000 Notes, Coins - CBN Gov
The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN weekend, refuted the rumour that it had printed the controversial new N5,000 notes and coins that the law makers had earlier stopped it from printing.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
24-Yr-old Man Impregnates Younger Sister In Cross River
The incident occurred which occurred at Ikang Etta Street in Calabar Municipality of Cross River State, has left residents reeling in shock as they could not fathom why the two siblings engaged in such incestuous act.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Nigeria Navy To Get Two War Ships From China
The Nigerian Navy has placed order for two war ships from the Republic of China, Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Dele Joseph Ezeoba has revealed in Calabar.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Eme's First Lady Niyola Teams Up With Soundsultan On New Single - Belle No Be Showglass
Prior singles include; Don't Go There , Crazy and Toh Bad. With a sizeable catalogue of unreleased material, expect several more singles and videos leading up to Niyola's sophomore album scheduled for a late 2014 release.
Transcorp Consolidates As Conglomerate
With its recent diversification into power generation and the presence in the hospitality sector and agribusiness, Transcorp Plc is consolidating as an emerging conglomerate.
Bereaved Contestant Dedicates Performance To Late Sister On Nigeria's Got Talent
Udem Solomon, a singer from Calabar brought pity and gloom to the heart of the judges and audience as he performed Adele's "Someone like you' in remembrance of his sister who died 6 months ago in a car crash on her way to choir rehearsal.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
World's AIDS Day Anniversary Walk: Imoke Places 7 Commissioners, 13 SAs On Indefinite Suspension
Gov. Liyel Imoke of Cross River on Monday announced the indefinite suspension of 7 commissioners, 13 Special Advisers for absenting themselves from an important public function.
The many doors of 32-day Calabar festival
There is no doubt that Cross Riverians from all walks of life and indeed fans of CrossRiverState are eagerly looking forward to this year's Calabar Festival, which usually begins and ends within 32 days in the month of December.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
NSC plans retreat for victorious Golden Eaglets in Calabar
The National Sports Commission is putting together a retreat on sustaining Nigeria's performance at the FIFA Under 17 World Championship held in the United Arab Emirate .
Fri Nov 29, 2013
ASUU dares FG over sack
BY ANAYO OKOLI, Umuahia Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities [ASUU], Calabar Zone, has reacted angrily to the order to return to the classrooms issued to them by the Supervising Minister of Education, Nyesom Wike, saying that the action would worsen the strike action rather than solving the problem.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Nigeria To Boost Power In 3 States With $100m Investment
Nigeria on Wednesday approved a loan of N15.7 billion from the Indian Import Export Bank to boost power supply in three of its 36 states.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
'Why Half of a Yellow Sun was dropped'
Those who thronged the Film House, viewing centre, in Calabar to see the screen adaptation of the award winning novel by Nigerian born author, Chimamanda Adichie, which was initially billed to make its African debut at AFRIFF, were disappointed when South Africa's controversial film, "Of Good Report" was screened at the opening of the festival.
Tibaski - 'Omo Tigeh Geh'
It can be recalled that Tibaski was the 1st runner-up and subsequent winner of the famous "Star Road Quest Talent Show" in Akwa Ibom .
Sun Nov 17, 2013
NOC President hails Eagles
President of the Nigeria Olympic Committee, NOC, Engr. Sani M. Ndanusa has congratulated the Nigeria Football Federation, the Super Eagles and indeed Nigerians for being the first African country to hoist its flag in Brazil for the World Cup next year.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Igwilo fancies Eagles to beat Ethiopia
By Solomon Nwoke Former Nigerian youth international, James Igwilo previews today's Brazil 2014 World Cup qualifier between the Super Eagles and the Walyas of Ethiopia in Calabar and fancies the Super Eagles to beat Ethiopia.
Cross River State: Poor power supply, a huge challenge
THE Healthcare facilities in Cross River State comprise significantly of those owned and operated by the Federal Government which are the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, UCTH and the Psychiatric Hospital both located in Calabar; and the state government owned secondary and primary healthcare institutions which are spread all over the ... (more)
Of Good Report' stirs nudity controversy at Africa International Film Festival
A South African film, 'Of Good Report', directed by Jahmil X. T. Qubeka has left an indelible mark on the minds of film stakeholders at the 3rd African International Film Festival in Calabar Nigeria.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Africa: Africa Set for Final World Cup Knockout Games
In what promises to be an action-packed few days of qualifying matches, the final 10 teams in contention for the five African slots in Brazil will be decided in the second leg of knock-out games.