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52 Authorities have yet to comment on the incident or provide a timeline for resolving the issue. By TheInvestigator A local restaurant owned by Mrs Mary Abue suffered significant damage yesterday (Tuesday) when a tree fell on the establishment at approximately 10:00 AM. The incident occurred at MCC (Effio-Ette) in the triangle area, Calabar, Cross […]

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July 17, 2024

82 The Akwa Ibom State Police Public Relations Officer, ASP Timfon John, who confirmed the incident while speaking with journalists on Monday, said the police were still monitoring the situation. By Patrick Odey The driver and 18 passengers of a Port Harcourt-bound Akwa Ibom State Transport Corporation (AKTC) bus were on Wednesday, last week, abducted […]

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July 17, 2024

122 Just last month, June 2024, the street adjacent to Ibom Close known as Iso Qua, a new Toyota Corolla car was stolen. The owner had parked his car briefly to see a friend, by the time he came out, the car was gone. That car is still at large just like my organization’s car […]

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85 A unique dimension of the project is that it will also work with the private sector to attract funding for improved TB services. By TheInvestigator  Policy Alert together with four other organisations have commenced the implementation of a project geared towards enhanced and sustainable service delivery through increased domestic investment for Tuberculosis (TB) interventions […]

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July 16, 2024

167 Highlighting the importance of hard work and dedication, the commissioner attributed his own success to these values and urged others to adopt the same principles in their endeavors. By TheInvestigator The Cross River State Ministry of Education has officially endorsed an upcoming series of Educational Orientation Summits aimed at secondary schools and tertiary institutions […]

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July 14, 2024

105 Aliyu was also present at the baby’s burial with the rest of the woman’s family. By Timileyin Akinmoyeje Aliyu, a self-proclaimed cleric in Omi-Ifon, Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State, has been caught grinding the exhumed remains of a one-year-old infant he should have taken care of, FIJ has learned. Aliyu was caught […]

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July 12, 2024

104 The visit also served as an invitation for the Minister to strengthen ties with the state through a more active presence at the Cross River State Liaison Office in Abuja. By Uchino Amatey A visit advocating for increased engagement of Cross Riverians in the Ministry of Sports Development activities has yielded a mutual commitment […]

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100 The association noted that “majority of the students of UNICROSS are Cross Riverians and we all know that our state is a civil service state. By TheInvestigator The University of Cross River State (UNICROSS) Alumni Association has called on the state government to facilitate the enlistment of the university in the Nigerian Education Loan […]

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403 TheInvestigator probe of financial transactions by Federal MDAs revealed that money meant for official assignments was paid into personal accounts to the tune of over N1.8b. By Archibong Jeremiah The investigation uncovered financial irregularities involving over 10 Nigerian Ministries engaging in illegal transactions. The MDAs reportedly violated Nigeria’s Financial Regulations, 2009 by paying public […]

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112 Responding, the State Commissioner for women Affairs and Social Development, Hon Edema Irom, commended the Women Muslim organisation for its giant strides in the state.  By TheInvestigator The Federation of Muslim Women’s Association of Nigeria (FOMWAN) has expressed its readiness to partner with Cross River State Government as part of efforts to improve girl […]

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229 He denied allegations that his administration was an appendage of government. By Archibong Jeremiah  The immediate past chairman of the National Youth Council of Nigeria, NYCN, Cross River State chapter, Daniel Obo has said he is proud of the legacy his administration has left behind. Obo, now the Special Adviser to Governor Bassey Edet […]

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Type A skill acquisition center Ikot Okoro, Oruk Anam LGA, Akwa Ibom State.

238 The project was a constituency project by Hon. Unyime Idem, a member representing the Ukanafun/Oruk Anam Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives. By Archibong Jeremiah This report exposes an unused skill acquisition center in Oruk Anam LGA, Akwa Ibom State, commissioned in 2023 but remains empty and overrun by weeds. Residents express disappointment […]

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208 As COR Africa struggles to overcome its challenges, Shantal prays daily that the nonprofit gets all the support it needs to sustain its programmes so her kids can stay in school. By Archibong Jeremiah As she fled the scourge of armed conflict in her hometown of Cameroon to seek refuge in neighbouring Nigeria, Eseh […]

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344 Saviour said his financial struggle caused him emotional trauma which gradually led to poor academic performance. By Ekemini Simon  In 2015, when Saviour Matthew scored 292 in the University Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) conducted by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and was offered admission to study Communication Arts at the University of […]

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307 Reverend Victor Esangha is the new head. He’s from Ukele in Yala local government area. By TheInvestigator The Ogoja district Superintendent of Assemblies of God Church, Cross River State has been suspended for alleged misappropriation of funds and intimidation of colleagues. Reverend Linus Ijigu whose suspension was handed down from the national authority of […]

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June 27, 2024

303 Henry Ogbodo’s two children are attending the technical college—one of his sons, Richmond graduated in 2023 from the Welding and Fabrication Department. By Arinze Chijioke Pedro Dennis’s emergence as the pioneer principal of Government Science and Technological College Swali, Yenagoa in Bayelsa State was not mere happenstance. It was a result of his leadership […]

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114 CSED hopes that the Cameroonians will definitely be inspired by the story of Mary Cholhok Nuba, a former South Sudanese refugee, who is now a netball superstar in England. By TheInvestigator  Community Sport and Educational Development (CSED) Initiative has marked the 2024 Refugee Week and the International Olympic Day in Ogoja. A netball exhibition […]

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Inaku Jonathan Uko

718 Had the contractor delivered the job Marvellous Simon Friday and his gang would not have been able to steal cassava from the farm and the security man would not have been put at risk. By Archibong Jeremiah This investigation reveals discrepancies between the payments made to Ijo Maritime Services Limited and the absence of […]

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June 23, 2024

115 From the beginning various government agencies told them the land belongs to the government but they refused since Kefas, Ibori, Uduaghan, Okowa and now it’s Sheriff Oborevwori’s administration. By Matthew Ochei Over 1,000 people were displaced as Delta State Government on Friday demolished hotels, schools among other buildings at the popular 74 Road and […]

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145 The appointment is effective from 21st June 2024 and will be for a term of two years. By TheInvestigator  The Governor of Cross River State, Senator Bassey Edet Otu, has appointed His Royal Majesty Ovai Solomon Osim Edward JP, Paramount Ruler of Abi Local Government Area, as Chairman, State Council of Chiefs. The appointment […]

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June 20, 2024

174 He acknowledged that the experience may not have been perfect but expressed his appreciation to his team and the coordinators of the 18 LGAs in the state. By TheInvestigator Comrade Dan Obo, Jnr., the outgoing Chairman of the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) Cross River State Chapter, has expressed his gratitude to the […]

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June 20, 2024

171 Over the next few years, the foundation plans to increase the numbers per cohort and also add one or two more instances per year. By Arinze Chijioke Upon graduation from the Abia State University, Uturu in 2018, Amarachi Iheakam started job-hunting on different platforms including fiverr, Upwork, Linkedin and Indeed, but she was unsuccessful.  […]

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121 Mr Ezebiora said this at the inaugural Delta State Poultry Summit organized by the Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN), Delta State Chapter, at the PTI Conference Center, Effurun, Delta State, on Saturday, June 8, 2024.   Our Reporter  The National President of the Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN), Ichie Sunday Ezeobiora, has stated that the […]

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June 15, 2024

331 Investigation revealed that Kingsley Eyo Andem was attacked based on allegations of dating the girlfriend of the gang’s leader, identified as ‘Olismam,’ the mastermind behind this brutal act. By TheInvestigator The Cross River State Police Command has apprehended a notorious kidnapping gang leader known as “Tallest,” whose other names are yet unknown. This arrest […]

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June 10, 2024

244 The report, published on April 19, 2024, revealed the political intrigues and lack of will that stalled the completion of the project.  By Alaba Adeyemi Following an investigation by TheInvestigator titled “Despite Spending N5 Billion, 16 Years Later Owena Multipurpose Dam Remains Uncompleted”, the Ondo State Government has begun the process of continuing the […]

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June 9, 2024

283 The retired Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) born on Christmas Day, 1958 passed on after a brief illness. By TheInvestigator Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Onen Emmanuel Ofem (rtd) has passed on. He gave up the ghost early Sunday, June 9, 2024. The retired Assistant Superintendent of Police born on Christmas Day, 1958 passed […]

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275 The week-long event, which runs from Wednesday, June 05, 2024, to Friday, June 07, 2024, will see a series of activities taking place across all campuses of the institution.  By Able Winnard Today marks the beginning of the highly anticipated Student Union Week at the University of Cross River State (UNICROSS). The week-long event, […]

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June 5, 2024

193 Reverend Otu reiterated the commitment of FOMWAN interventions in the areas of health, education and women empowerment. By TheInvestigator Wife of the Governor of Cross River State, Reverend Eyoanwan Bassey Otu, has assured the Federation of  Muslim Women’s Association of Nigeria (FOMWAN) of adequate support and partnership of her office, saying the organization has […]

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327 Hundreds of customers gathered outside the bank’s headquarters in Calabar, opposite the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), at 7am, demanding access to their funds.  By The Nation The Heritage Bank office in Calabar, Cross Rivee State, was thrown into chaos on Wednesday morning, with customers threatening to break down the facility for fear of […]

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June 5, 2024

171 A NAN correspondent who visited the accident scene saw the burnt vehicle and charred bodies of victims on the road. By Agency Reporter The police in Rivers State have confirmed that three people were killed when a fuel tanker exploded on Tuesday in the state. The incident occurred when a petrol-laden tanker which veered […]