The Director-General, Cross River State Maritime Agency, Hon Bobby Effiom has been fingered in the crisis currently going on in Ekenge village in Okoyong, Odukpani LGA. According to some of the indigenes who did not want their names in print for fear of attack, the governor’s aide has remained a prominent figure in one of the warring factions perpetuating the crisis.
The Senator representing Akwa Ibom North West, Senator Chris Ekpenyong has donated training equipments and start-up packages to trainees on various skills from his Senatorial District. The beneficiaries who were over 400 women and youths selected across the 10 Local Government Areas of Ikot Ekpene Senatorial District were trained for more than 2 months on transportation businesses, fashion and design among others. The beneficiaries smiled home with training certificate, sewing machines, tricycles, start up capitals
The Director General of the Cross River State Primary Healthcare Development Agency, Dr Janet Ekpenyong has commissioned a primary health care centre at the premises of the famous Hope Waddell Training institute calabar, the Cross River State Capital. The facility which was built and equipped by the Old Boys Association of the school is to provide health intervention and services for staff, students and members of the host Community.
"Today, we join millions of Muslim faithfuls and well wishers to mark the end of the holy month of Ramadan.The month has afforded us the opportunity to reflect, pray and show act of kindness to one another.The Holy month of Ramadan being one of the best gifts in a year give Muslims the opportunity to pray for lasting peace in our state and nation as well as a way forward in the fight against the dreaded Covid-19 virus.
Akwa Ibom State Governor Udom Emmanuel has promised to “pursue everything” the late State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stood for and to help Udo Ekpenyong’s dreams come true. He enjoined the family of the Ekpenyong to uphold the dreams of their late father and to remain faithful in God. Governor Emmanuel spoke Tuesday when he led a delegation comprising members of the State Executive Council, national and state officers of the PDP, to commiserate with the family of Ekpenyong, at his Shelter
The representative of the Oron Federal Constituency Akwa Ibom state, Nse Ekpenyong might be recalled by his constituents, as the process for his recall has been reportedly initiated.In a report from the Punch Newspaper, angry constituents of Oron federal constituency under the group; Coalition for Development have initiated the process to recall the representative from the House.
The Cross River State Government in collaboration with the Apostolic Church of Nigeria, have commissioned a newly built Primary Healthcare Centre in Essien street , Calabar South Local Government Area to meet the health needs of the people.Performing the exercise, the Director General of the Cross River State Primary Healthcare Development Agency, Dr Janet Ekpenyong thanked the church for the vision in seeing that they compliment Government's efforts in revamping the health sector .
A well known Nigerian politician and lawmaker, Senator Christopher Ekpenyong, has once again spoken.While speaking, the senator expressed concern over the agitation for secession going on in different parts of the country.Senator Ekpenyong made it clear that we should review the conditions of the 1914 amalgamation and also sit down to discuss, so as to know whether to remain together or not.
Ayade, Esu and Health Team To Receive Covid-19 Vaccines, As Ekpenyong Calls for An End to Vaccine Apathy across the Nation Top Government officials in Cross River State including the State Governor, Senator Ben Ayade, his Deputy, Professor Ivara Esu, State Commissioner for Health, Dr Betta Edu and others have indicated
The Director General of the Cross River State Primary Healthcare Development Agency has promised the Nigerian Medical Association of her support towards the hosting of its Annual Medical week aimed at raising awareness on common diseases and it's management. The DG stated this in her office during a courtesy visit led by the chairman of the planning committee on Tuesday, July 27th 2021 as the union seek for a wider coverage and optimization of its plans.
The Director General of the Cross River State Primary Healthcare Development Agency, Dr Janet Ekpenyong has disclosed that the state Governor, Senator Ben Ayade is commited towards achieving an Open Defecation Free State in the nearest possible through the provision of basic infrastructures across the state.The DG made the disclosure at the conference hall of the National Orientation Agency, Calabar during the flag of ceremony of the one day sensitization and capacity building exercise for Community Mobilization Officers towards Achieving an open defecation free status.
The attention of Director General of the Cross River State Primary Healthcare Development Agency, Dr Janet Ekpenyong and members of the state Immunization team have been drawn to a purported news making rounds which tries to instigate fear in the minds of Cross Riverians over the efficacy, genuity and quality of the astrazeneca vaccine.
House Of Assembly Member Hails Dr Janet Ekpenyong For Reduction in Maternal Mortality in Cross River
Just a year ago,the Cross River State Governor,Senator Ben Ayade made numerous Appointments among which is the Director General of the Cross River State Primary Healthcare Development Agency which he appointed 37 year old health and financial expert,Dr Janet Ekpenyong. Just recently as she reflects on the journey so far,lots of praises rained on her achievements including a well penned down message from the Chairman,Cross River State House of Assembly Committee on Health,Dr Ekpo Ekpo who hailed Dr Ekpenyong
SENATOR Christopher Ekpenyong representing the Ikot Ekpene Senatorial District in the Akwa Ibom region recommended that the coalition government should encourage security forces, especially the military, to rescue the Sambisa forest in Borno State from rebels and looters and use it for farming.
Ahead of the Maternal And Neonatal Tetanus Elimination Exercise, Dr Ekpenyong has Met with Stakeholders to Seek Improved Awareness on the deadly disease.Tetanus, one of the world leading causes of death in women of child bearing age has remained a concern especially in sub Saharan Africa with an estimate of over 25,000 people dying yearly due to infection.
A mentally challenged woman has been rescued by the Cross River State Government, she was also offered welfare and upkeep assistance. It was gathered that, the victim is a middle age woman who hails from Benue State and gave her name as "Cassy Baby", with the help of good Samaritan she was able to deliver her baby safely. Dr Janet Ekpenyong who is the Director General, Cross River State Primary Healthcare Development Agency, led the rescue operation in company of her team, made up staff from the Ministry of
Before you start giving GEJ credit for PMB's Port Harcourt-Maiduguri rail project, see its look today - VP New Media, Ekpenyong tweets
The inception of democracy was supposed to be a blessing to the teaming population and all and sundry, but the reverse has been the case.Many people have pinned the cause of this national predicament to corruption.
The governor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr Udom Emmanuel broke down in tears Friday as the remains of the State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Mr Udo Ekpenyong, were finally committed to the earth.
Those Living In Uyo Should Please Avoid These Places As Killing And Robbing Is Going On By Hoodlums.
Nigeria as a country is gradually becoming something else as bad news and crimes are going on everyday by hoodlums. Friends, It is very important to know that hoodlums are people who engages in crime and violence; a hooligan or gangster. And the activities of hoodlums is so alarming. It's inline with the above statement about the violence and crimes causing by hoodlums in Nigeria, this article present to my readers and followers what happened yesterday, possibly still going on in Uyo as hoodlums robbed shops
Cross River State Government Flag Off Meningitis vaccination Campaign,Targets 670,000 children Under 5 The Cross River State Government has flagged off the 2020 Meningitis A vaccination execise with a target of over 630,000 children across the 196 political wards of the state as a measure to reduce infant mortality in the state. Performing the flag off ceremony,the state Deputy Governor, Professor Ivara Esu said the state cannot afford to neglect the importance of Immunization service as it remains the strong