• COURT-LAW

    Dismissed INEC Staff Loses Bid To Join REC In Suit

    | Leave a comment

    A dismissed staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission(INEC) in Cross River State, Mr Nsed Ayip Akonjom, has suffered setback in his bid to drag the Resident Electoral Commissioner into a suit challenging his dismissal. Akonjom, who was sacked on August 20, 2013 following acts of misconduct, had dragged INEC to the National Industrial Court…

    Continue Reading ...
  • liyel_imoke

    Imoke Salutes Christians At Easter, Sues For Peace

    | Leave a comment

    Cross River State governor, Senator Liyel Imoke, has enjoined Christians to reflect on the significance of this year’s Easter celebration. Imoke in his Easter message called on Nigerians to close ranks in order to confront the current challenges facing us as a nation. In the message signed by his chief press secretary, Mr Christian Ita,…

    Continue Reading ...
  • rail

    Cross River Govt Embarks On Monorail Project

    | Leave a comment

    The Cross River State government has begun the construction of monorail project in Calabar, the state capital, thereby making the state to join the league of states with such project in the country. Predictably, the move has created excitement among the people of the state, particularly those within Calabar metropolis, as construction of the project,…

    Continue Reading ...
  • ndoma-egba

    Unemployment Crisis: Senate Leader Urges Nigeria To Emulate Japan, Israel

    | Leave a comment

    Senate leader, Victor Ndoma-Egba has urged those in position of authority in Nigeria to emulate Japan and Israel, through creation of employment opportunities, in order to avoid what he termed ‘time bomb.’ According to him, Japan and Israel were able to excel and surpass expectations, despite lacking in natural endowments by embarking on massive education…

    Continue Reading ...
  • ndoma-egba

    Ndoma-Egba Expresses Doubt Over Outcome Of Confab

    | Leave a comment

    The senate leader, Chief Victor Ndoma-Egba has expressed doubt over the outcome of the on-going national conference, saying despite the good intention behind its convocation, decisions reached may amount to nothing if there is no law for a referendum for Nigerians to endorse them. Speaking in Calabar yesterday, Ndoma-Egba, who represents Cross River Central Senatorial…

    Continue Reading ...
  • liyel_imoke

    Nigeria’s Economy Has Many Loopholes – Imoke

    | Leave a comment

    Cross River State Governor Liyel Imoke said Nigeria’s economic system has many loopholes which needed to be appraised for correction. Imoke said this on Wednesday when he received the leadership of the state chapter of Nigerian Labour Congress led by its chairman, Mr John Ushie. Specifically, Imoke noted that the issue of revenue generation formula…

    Continue Reading ...

Daily Columns