Publish Details of Defectors Working for your Governorship Ambition – Rivers APC Tells Tonye Princewill
The All Progressives Congress (APC), Rivers State Chapter, has dared Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship contender, Prince Tonye Princewill, to make public the list of those who allegedly left APC to join PDP so as to work towards realising his ambition. The party was replying to last week’s statement by... Read more
Nigeria State Governors Constitutionally Obliged to Maintain Law and Order – Dickson
Bayelsa state Governor, Hon. Seriake Dickson says, the Nation’s constitution empowers State Governors to maintain law and order in their domains, stressing that, the intervention of Governors in the Niger Delta region brought about the existing peace and stability in the once troubled region. Governor Dickson, who stated this, while exchanging views with... Read more
Wilmer’s Calaro Oil Palm Estate to Start Production in 2016 – Manager
From: Diana Okon-Effiong, Calabar The production of palm oil will begin in the 6,384 hectare Wilmer/Calaro Oil Palm Estate in Mbarakom, Akamkpa area of Cross River by 2016. This was disclosed by Mr Henry Dusmin, Senior Estate Manager, of the plantation in an interview with our correspondent at Wilmer/Calaro... Read more
INEC Inaugurates Inter-agency Advisory Committee on Voter Education,Publicity in Cross River
From: Dian Okon-Effiong, Calabar The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Cross River has inaugurated an Inter-Agency Advisory Committee on Voter Education and Publicity ahead of the flag-off of distribution of permanent voters card. Inaugurating the Committee at INEC state quarters in Calabar Tuesday, The Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr... Read more
No Cause for Alarm over Boundary Demarcation by Nigeria-Cameroon Mixed Commission – C/River Govt.
Diana Okon-Effiong, Calabar The Cross River Government has appealed to communities located on the boundary between Nigeria and Cameroun to avoid raising unnecessary anxiety over fresh demarcation of their areas. The state government’s advice was given by Mr Ata Ochinke, the Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, in an interview... Read more
Former Military Top Brass Floats Good Governance Group in Cross River
Diana Okon-Effiong, Calabar A former GOC 1 Div. Kaduna, has floated a group which he believes“ will strengthen, sustain democratic institutions and actualise changes in the leadership across board in Cross River’’. Maj-Gen Moses Obi (OON), retired,unveiled the New Agenda Group in an interactive session with some journalists Monday... Read more
Eaglets Begin Training at Hope Waddel Grounds in Calabar
Diana Okon-Effiong, Calabar The Golden Eaglets have resumed camping in Calabar where they began training at the famous Hope Waddell Training Institute, our regional correspondent reports. This follows the ongoing renovation work at the UJ Esuene stadium ahead of the yearly All Nigeria/Cross River Athletics Championship this month and... Read more
Bayelsa Partners U.S Firm on Power As Governor Assures on Security
  Bayelsa State Governor, Hon Seriake Dickson has assured investors to the state on the safety and security of their investments, even as the state is getting ready to host the world to its first Economic and Investment Forum between the 16th and 18th of July, this year. Governor Dickson gave the assurance at... Read more
A Statistically Tested Way to Stop Terrorism and Boost Iraq’s Economy
By Teresa Studzinski, M.A. and Dr. David Leffler Military personnel in Asia, Africa and Latin America practice group Transcendental Meditation to build resilience and to help protect their nations from terrorism and war NBC News reports that U.S. President Barack Obama said “I don’t rule out anything,” and “my national... Read more
Lessons Of Sanusi’s Hurry To The Kano Throne
By Emeka Ugwuonye President Jonathan ought to have learned some important lessons about power from his encounter with Sanusi. As I have said before, Sanusi is the kind of Central Bank Governor that no President would like to have. Of all that Sanusi is alleged to have done wrong,... Read more