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CRIME

Another truck loaded with 120 Almajiris have been intercepted by Hon Signor Omang at Gakem Border

The rate at which Almajiris are attempting to gain entrance into Cross River State through the Gakem border is becoming alarming. The State recorded another sad scene on Sunday night, May 10, 2020, at the Gakem/Benue border where Almajiris tried to sneak in. The two trucks carrying more than 120 Young boys/girls and matured men/women(without luggage's) were returned back to wherever they came from. The Commissioner for Youths and Skill Acquisitions, Hon Signor Omang Idiege who have been championing the effe

  2 years ago ago
Another truck loaded with 120 Almajiris have been intercepted by Hon Signor Omang at Gakem Border

ACCIDENT

COVID19: Police stop truck with dead goats from entering Calabar

A truck conveying dead goats and other goods, travelling from the Northern part of the country and destined for the livestock markets along the Ogoja/Ikom/Calabar highway, had been stopped at the Cross River/Benue border by government agents and security personal stationed at Gakem, Cross River State. Reports from that area had it that even though the truck driver and occupants of the vehicle could clearly see that a sizeable number of goats in the vehicle had died, they was a rather bizzare desire in the

  2 years ago ago
COVID19: Police stop truck with dead goats from entering Calabar

POLITICS

Thousands Of Bekwarra Indigenes Join Hon. Signor Omang Idiege As He Officially Defects To APC

The Cross River State Commissioner for Youths and Skills Acquisitions, Hon. (Signor) Omang Idiege, has defected from the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to the All Progressives Congress, APC. The Commissioner who announced his defection in Gakem ward, Bekwarra Local Government Area, said he decided to join APC because of its efforts towards developing the state.

  1 year ago ago
Thousands Of Bekwarra Indigenes Join Hon. Signor Omang Idiege As He Officially Defects To APC

POLITICS

Peace corps of Nigeria Commandant Inspects Closure at Gakem, Addresing the Officers

PEACE CORPS COMMANDANT INSPECTS BORDER CLOSURE AT GAKEM, ADDRESS OFFICERS The Cross River State Commandant of Peace Corps of Nigeria, Patriot (Dr.) Okweche Dominic was at #Gakem/Vandeikya border today, in an effort to keep the State borders secured. The Commandant inspected trucks purported to be carrying consumables to ascertain the true state of the contents However, the Commandant while addressing the Officers, charged them to remain committed to discharging their duties diligently. He said, Cross River

  2 years ago ago
Peace corps of Nigeria Commandant Inspects Closure at Gakem, Addresing the Officers

ACCIDENT

Stubborn truck drivers will not stop me from shutting down the Gakem borders - Hon Signor Omang

The Cross River State Commissioner for Youths and Skill Acquisition, Hon Signor Omang Idiege have expressed unhappiness on the stubborn attitude of truck drivers trying to sneak into the State through the Gakem/Benue borders. It has not been easy mounting vigilante and securities at the route as travellers will always look for creeks or bush path to sneak into the State. Meanwhile the Federal Government have applauded the Cross River State Governor, Sir Ben Ayade for his relentless effort in the fight again

  2 years ago ago
Stubborn truck drivers will not stop me from shutting down the Gakem borders - Hon Signor Omang

LIFESTYLE

Bekwarra:How Our Ugly History Can Become The Beautiful Forecast of An Enviable Future

As the year gradually winds down, the need for individuals and groups alike to re-evaluate the progress so far made cannot be overemphasized,hence the collective coalition of the years achievements and plans to augment on our weaknesses. Dear Friends recall that history holds that ,in 1967 the Nigeria Civil war started from a once blessed and peaceful community called GAKEM in the today Bekwarra Local Government Area of Cross River state. Like the impact of war any where in the world, this left our people in

  1 year ago ago
Bekwarra:How Our Ugly History Can Become The Beautiful Forecast of An Enviable Future

POLITICS

Honourable Signor accosted trucks trying to gain entrance into C'River State through Gakem border

The Cross River State COVID-19 Taskforce have ordered that all trucks carrying passengers to gain entrance through the Gakem border to the State should return back to wherever they are coming from. The border area is between Benue State and Cross River State. The incident happened on Tuesday night, May 6, 2020. The Taskforce which is headed by the Cross River State Commissioner for Youths and Skill Acquisition, Honourable Signor Omang Idiege. The trucks and other vehicles were ordered back by Hon. Signor Om

  2 years ago ago
Honourable Signor accosted trucks trying to gain entrance into C'River State through Gakem border

POLITICS

See What A Renowned Philanthropist Did To Support A Physically Challenged

The representative of the masses, Rt.Hon Jarigbe Agom, a God sent leader who dislikes seeing people in distress has continually sought to upgrade the living condition of his constituents and those that come in contact with him. The joy that erupted from Michael Ogar from Gakem, Bekwara LGA after he bumped into Rt.Hon Jarigbe Agom few days ago is a testament to his caring nature. The MP who was on transit had a brief stop over at Bekwara where Michael approached to greet him, on seeing his condition, the MP was

  1 year ago ago
See What A Renowned Philanthropist Did To Support A Physically Challenged

BUSINESS

Hon Signor Omang facilitates Hand washing, use of sanitizer at Gakem borderline

COVID-19: SIGNOR IDIEGE FACILITATES HAND WASHING, USE OF SANITIZER AT GAKEM BORDERLINE In continuation of the lockdown of the State's borders which are entry and exit points into the State, the Commissioner for Youth Development and Skills Acquisition, Hon. Signor Omang Idiege in his ingenuity has facilitated the washing of hands and use of hand sanitizer around the border closure enforcement area. Signor Idiege Inferred that although motorists are not allowed into the State, it is important that even the e

  2 years ago ago
Hon Signor Omang facilitates Hand washing, use of sanitizer at Gakem borderline