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Tension as police kill funeral director over dead cow in Cross River

There is tension in Itigidi, headquarters of Abi Local Government Area of Cross River State, following the murder of a mortician, Mr. Isong Nkanu, by anti-riot policemen who had gone to maintain peace in the community.

Suspected thugs attack APC gathering in Cross River

Suspected thugs have attacked and disrupted a gathering of the All Progressives Congress in Obudu, Cross River State, where a stalwart of the party, Venatius Ikem, was billed to announce his intention to run for the governorship of the state in 2019.

Federal govt approves N497 million for Cross River dam project

The Federal Government has approved N497 million for the construction of the Ijegu Yala Dam in Yala Local Government Area of Cross River.

NDLEA intercepts cannabis worth N70.7 million in Edo

National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Edo State Command, says it has intercepted a shipment of dried weeds suspected to be cannabis sativa concealed in building materials.

NDLEA seizes 409 bags of cannabis

The Edo State Command of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has intercepted another shipment of dried weeds suspected to be cannabis sativa concealed in building materials.

Federal govt to partner Cross River on disaster management – official

The Federal Government said on Saturday that it would work closely with the Cross River Government to evolve ways of managing man-made and natural disasters in the state.

Police move to restore peace in Cross River communities

After over 60 years of the communal clash between the Iyamitit tribe in Adun and the Ababene in Okum communities in Obubra Local Government Area of Cross River State over land dispute, the Nigeria Police has moved to restore peace in the area.

15 die in 2 months in Cross River flooding

Fifteen people have lost their lives in severe flooding in 21 communities in Cross River in July and August this year.


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