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    Industrial Court Upholds Dismissal Of UNICAL Bursar

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    An Industrial court sitting in Calabar, on Wednesday upheld the dismissal  of the immediate past  Bursar of the University of Calabar (UNICAL) Mr. Peter Agi. Agi had late last year sued the University authorities after the termination of his appointment at the 146th meeting of the institution’s  Council. The bursar was accused of insubordination and…

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    Ayade Exempts Cab, Okada Operators, Others From Taxes

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    Worried by the current economic realities in the country and its overbearing impacts on the ordinary citizens of the state, Cross River State Governor, Professor Ben Ayade has abolished all forms of taxation and levies on low income earners in the state. Affected by the tax exemption are those earning below N50,000 monthly, all taxi,…

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    Ayade Assents To N301bn 2017 Budget, Adopts 3-year MTEF Model

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    Cross River State governor, Professor Ben Ayade on Friday signed the 2017 appropriation bill of N301 billion into law. Christened, “Budget of Infinite Transposition”, the 2017 Appropriation Bill, also incorporate an additional N306 billion for medium term expenditure framework to carter for capital projects covering 2017, 2018 and 2019 fiscal years. This brings the sum…

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    Niger Delta: ‘Troops Ready For Any Eventuality’

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    The Commander, Operation Delta Safe (OPDS), Rear Admiral Apochi Suleiman, yesterday said the joint  taskforce  will not hesitate to enforce its mandate in the Niger Delta region, expressing the  troops’ readiness to contain any eventuality in the area. This is just as the Flag Officer Commanding, Eastern Naval Command, Rear Admiral James Oluwole, while recieving…

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    Ayade, Miss Africa Flagoff 2016 Carnival Calabar

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    … It Represents Africa’s Unity Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State, his wife; Linda and the 2016 Miss Africa, Neurite Mendez, on Wednesday at the Millinium Park in Calabar, jointly flagged off the 2016 Carnival Calabar. Other dignitaries sighted at the colorful event were; governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State, former governor of Akwa…

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  • NIM Backs FG’s 5% Reward To Whistle Blowers

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    More positive reactions including that of the Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM), have continued to trail the Federal Government’s  new policy in the crusade against corruption. The FG, had recently, through the honorable Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, announced its decision to henceforth  encourage anyone with useful information about stolen public funds, with 5…

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  • BCS New Spokesman, Archibong Holds Maiden Press Conference

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    … Says 2016 Celebration Of The Divine Manifestation Will Be Splendid. The new spokesman for Brotherhood of the Cross and Star (BCS), Christ Ambassador Edet Archibong, on Tuesday held his maiden press conference at the organization’s headquarters  in Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria. The 63 year old spokesman, who joined BCS in 1966, is a …

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