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JUSTICE

Ayade's Administration: How C'River State Has Become A Den For Protest

The rate of crisis looming over the Cross River State government is becoming alarming. The rate at which protests are becoming the call of the state calls for concern. Just in one month, the state has witnessed up to three different protests. Firstly, it was a protest from civil servants who claimed that the government has refused to fully implement a minimum wage and the implementation of 27.5% teachers enhancement allowance, amongst others.

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Ayade's Administration: How C'River State Has Become A Den For Protest

LIFESTYLE

The Ikeji Masquerade Festival Of Arondizuogu And Its Significance

Festivals are one of the oldest and widespread cultures around the world. A festival is a series of public events connected with a particular activity or idea. Festivals are celebrated in different parts of Europe and Africa. During festivals and carnivals, masks are worn over the face.

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The Ikeji Masquerade Festival Of Arondizuogu And Its Significance

RELIGION

4 Nigeria cities Pastor Kumuyi has visited for global crusade and the theme of these crusades

This year has been one of the busy years for the founder and General Superintendent of the Deeper Christian Life Ministries, Pastor William Folorunso Kumuyi and his team of Pastors in different pastors of the world. The energetic 80 year Clergyman, this year, embarked on a global crusade in different Cities of Nigeria.

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4 Nigeria cities Pastor Kumuyi has visited for global crusade and the theme of these crusades

MILITARY

Today's Headlines:Terrorists Likely To Attack Nigeria-UK, Army To Detonate Explosives In Calabar

Photo Credit: Google Terrorists Likely To Attack Nigeria-UK Photo Credit: SaharaReporters The United Kingdom government in Nigeria has said terrorists are likely to carry out more attacks in Nigeria, while listing out more than 12 states which its citizens in Nigeria should avoid or be prepared for a high risk of kidnapping and other crimes.

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Today's Headlines:Terrorists Likely To Attack Nigeria-UK, Army To Detonate Explosives In Calabar

TRAVEL

11 Amazing Things You Never Knew About Calabar

Calabar which is the capital of Cross River State and the first Capital of Nigeria is the home for the Efiks, Efuts, and Quas. In this article, we look at 11 amazing things so many people never knew about Calabar. 1. Do you know that Calabar is the only metropolis in Nigeria with three Paramount Rulers?

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11 Amazing Things You Never Knew About Calabar

SOCIETY

The Maltreatment Of Street Sweepers In Calabar Calls For Concern

The beauty and cleanliness Cross River State is enjoying today is as a result of these street sweepers who leave their houses by 3 or 4 a.m to the streets of Calabar just to ensure the roads are clean before road users wake up to use the road. Photo of the women who protested

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The Maltreatment Of Street Sweepers In Calabar Calls For Concern

SOCIETY

Two Escape Death As Car Collides With Truck In Calabar

An accident has occurred at the Murtala Mohammed highway Calabar. A deep blue-colored Sienna vehicle conveying passengers and food items from the central part of the state ran into a Mack truck parked close to Wema Bank along the highway. Although no life was lost, the vehicle was badly damaged.

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Two Escape Death As Car Collides With Truck In Calabar

JUSTICE

Exclusive: A Court In Calabar Has Suspended The NLC Strike In C'River With Immediate Effect

Justice Sanusi Kardo of the Industrial Court of Nigeria in Calabar has given an order suspending the ongoing strike and sit at home action embarked upon by the Cross River State Branch of the Nigeria Labour Congress and other affiliate unions in the state. The Honorable Justice Kardo order issued on Wednesday, October 19, 2021, in Calabar restrained Labour and other affiliate Labour groups from further holding rallies under the strike and locking up government premises and ordered that the strike should be suspended with I. Mediate effect.

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Exclusive: A Court In Calabar Has Suspended The NLC Strike In C'River With Immediate Effect

CULTURE

History: Mary Slessor And The Killing Of Twins In Nigeria.

Killing of new born twins was a common practice among the Ibibio people of Nigeria, but a Scottish woman went to great lengths to put this to an end. Born in Aberdeen, Mary Slessor was one of the few African Missionaries who learnt the local language and adapted to the native lives of the people to gain their trust, which helped her in making positive impacts in the lives of the natives.

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History: Mary Slessor And The Killing Of Twins In Nigeria.

POLITICS

Minister Congratulates New Cross River APC Excos, Charges Them To Promote Peace, Unity

The Honourable Minister of State, Power, Goddy Jedy Agba, OFR has congratulated the newly elected State Executives of the All Progressives Congress, APC in Cross River State. The Minister stated this in a statement he issued in Calabar shortly after the State congress held on Saturday, October 16 at the U. J Esuene Stadium, Calabar.

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Minister Congratulates New Cross River APC Excos, Charges Them To Promote Peace, Unity

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Tight Security As Kanu Trial Resume Today; Police Barricade Roads In Calabar

Kanu’s trial: Heavy security presence at Federal High Court Security agents have barricaded the Federal High Court Abuja, ahead of scheduled re-arrangement of the detained leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu. Kanu is expected to take a fresh plea before trial Justice Binta Nyako, on an amended seven-count charge bordering on incitement, treasonable felony and terrorism.

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Today's Headlines: Tight Security As Kanu Trial Resume Today; Police Barricade Roads In Calabar

ENTERTAINMENT

Calabar's Biggest Comedy Show, "Laftamania" with Last Prophet was Sold out

The Just concluded Comedy Show that took place on the 3rd of October 2021 in Calabar, and the biggest comedy show in Cross River State Nigeria-LAFTAMANIA, hosted by Calabar king of Comedy, The Alibaba of Cross River State popularly known as Last Prophet the Otwetwe Master; was sold out.

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Calabar's Biggest Comedy Show,

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Explosions Rocks Nigeria Army Barracks In Calabar, FG Declares Public Holiday

Explosions rocks Nigeria Army barracks in Calabar Loud explosions were intermittently rocking Ebrutu Army barracks in Calabar, Cross River State capital. It is still unclear what is causing the explosion but roofs of buildings in adjoining settlements close to the barracks are being shattered and window panes in some buildings pulled down.

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Today's Headlines: Explosions Rocks Nigeria Army Barracks In Calabar, FG Declares Public Holiday

MILITARY

Panic As Explosions Rocks Nigeria Army Barracks in Calabar

Loud explosions has reportedly rocked the Ebrutu Army barracks in Calabar, Cross River State. According to reports, the incident happened around 2:30pm on Friday, 15th October, 2021. Some residents who witnessed the incident said, the explosions started on Thursday, and shook buildings, breaking windows and ceilings of houses at Golf View Estate.

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Panic As Explosions Rocks Nigeria Army Barracks in Calabar

JUSTICE

One Year After #EndSars Protest, CRS Panel Yet To Submit Report.

It is exactly a year after the #EndSars protest against Police brutality that rocked many cities across the nation including Cross River State. Calabar. The state capital and other urban towns within the state were badly hit by hoodlums who hijacked the protest and went about destroying both government and private properties.

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One Year After #EndSars Protest, CRS Panel Yet To Submit Report.

MILITARY

Explosion Rocks Nigerian Army Barracks

Loud explosions were said to have intermittently rocked Nigerian Army Barracks located at Ebrutu, in Calabar, Cross Rivers State capital, causing a lot of tension and panic around the city. According to TVC news, the causing of the explosion has been ascribed to part of an exercise the Army had earlier announced to take place between 14th and 27th October, 2021.

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Explosion Rocks Nigerian Army Barracks

MILITARY

Calabar explosion: It is routine exercise, no cause for panic — Nigeria Army

The Nigerian Army has officially called for calm following loud explosion that rocked some parts of the Calabar on Friday revealing according to them that it’s a routine demolition exercise. According to the statement signed by Assistant Army Public Relations Officer, 13Brigade ,Cpt Oluwatope Aluko disclosed that the Nigerian Army explosive ordnance disposal team was slated for 14th of October to 17th 2021.

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Calabar explosion: It is routine exercise, no cause for panic — Nigeria Army

JUSTICE

One Year After #EndSars Protest, CRS Panel Yet To Submit Report

It is exactly a year after the #EndSars protest against Police brutality that rocked many cities across the nation including Cross River State. Calabar. The state capital and other urban towns within the state were badly hit by hoodlums who hijacked the protest and went about destroying both government and private properties.

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One Year After #EndSars Protest, CRS Panel Yet To Submit Report

MILITARY

Explosion Hits Nigeria Army Barracks in Calabar

A terrible explosion occurred at Eburutu Barrack in Calabar, the capital of Cross River State with some buildings surrounding the barracks shattered and causing possible terror attack. It happened around 2:30pm on Friday. Some residents said the explosions started on Thursday, the explosions shook buildings, breaking windows and ceilings of houses at Golf View Estate.

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Explosion Hits Nigeria Army Barracks in Calabar

SOCIETY

Woman loses baby to candlelight fire in Calabar

According to a painful news that was posted by Vanguard Newspaper this afternoon, it has been alleged that a one -year-old baby, has met her untimely death in Calabar, due to the fire that erupted from candlestick that his mother left in the house. In the information that was given concerning the ugly incident, it was made known that the deceased's 19-year-old mother, whose name was given as Glory Etim Akpan said that, her baby was sick and due to that, she went to a pharmacy nearby her house to get her drugs and diapers and in order not to leave her in darkness, she lighted a candlestick on top of a metal plate inside the house, as she rushed to get her catarrh drugs.

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Woman loses baby to candlelight fire in Calabar