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Governor Ayade’s appointees organise concert to mark elections Victory

By Africa Today Following the declaration of Senator Ben Ayade by the Independent National Electoral Commission-INEC as the winner of last Saturday’s governorship election in Cross River State, the State Ministry of Culture and Tourism has concluded plans to stage an event tagged, “Ayade Victory Concert” to celebrate with the governor on his victory at […]

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Many feared dead, as Cyclone Idai ripped through Zimbabwe and Mozambique

By Africa Today A tropical storm has swept away bridges and homes in eastern Zimbabwe, killing at least 24 people, officials say. Cyclone Idai cut off power and communications in parts of Manicaland province on the border with Mozambique. Some 40 people are missing. People fled from their homes to the slopes of mountain and […]

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Drama in INEC as MD Water Board, Prof Igile falls into trouble with Police

By Africa Today One of Governor Ben Ayade’s Aides has gotten himself into trouble by parading around with armed security in flagrant disregard of the Inspector General of Police’s order. The reappointed Managing Director of Cross River State Water Board, Prof Godwin Igile, on Sunday, the 10th of March, 2019 took with him an Armed […]

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Nigerian Army to probe Governor Wike’s Alleged Assassination attempt

By Africa Today The Nigerian Army has set up a committee to investigate the reported assassination attempt on Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, as well as allegations of misconduct against its personnel during the general elections. Acting Director of Army Public Relations, Sagir Musa, disclosed this in a statement on Friday. He explained that the […]

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JUST IN: INEC Makes U-Turn, Issues Alex Egbona Certificate Of Return

By AfricaToday INEC has made a u-turn and issued Alex Egbona certificate of return. The electoral body presented the certificate today in Abuja. Two days ago as reported by CrossRiverWatch Egbona’s name was omitted from list of elected Representatives from Cross River State. Others who received their certificates of return as at the time of filing this report […]