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Palace, thirty other houses set ablaze in Cross River

The palace of Chief Edward Osim, the Paramount Ruler of Abi local Government Area of Cross River State and father-in-law to former President Goodluck Jonathan has been reportedly set ablaze by their Ebom neighbours in a communal conflict between the two communities.

DSS personnel stabbed to death in Cross River

The personnel of the Department of State Services (DSS), Mr. Michael Orusede, has been stabbed to death in Obanliku Local Government Area of Cross River State.

12-year-old student electrocuted in Calabar

A 12-year-old JSS student of Government Secondary School, State Housing Estate, Calabar, Cross River State has been electrocuted.

Robbery suspects kill police officer in Cross River

Tragedy struck the Cross River State Police Command as a police officer, Inspector Ebri Ogban, was shot dead by armed bandits.

Gunmen abduct House of Reps aspirant

A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) aspirant for the Abi/Yakkur Federal constituency, Jerome Egbe, has been abducted by gunmen in Calabar.

Decomposing bodies of 8 family members found in Cross River

Tragedy struck yesterday, when eight decomposing bodies of a Cameroonian family were discovered in their room at Abico Junction in Ikom Local Govern-ment Area of Cross River State.
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Police officer shoots woman dead in Calabar

The Median, an online newspaper, reports that the suspect returned home on the night of the incident, and was jokingly asked by a female neighbour what he brought back from work.

Police, NSCDC, beef up security as President Buhari visits Cross River Tuesday

The Police Command in Cross River on Monday said adequate security had been provided to ensure law and order during the visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to Calabar on Tuesday.

13 feared killed as Ebonyi/Cross River inter-communal conflict escalates

About thirteen persons were reportedly killed and two villages razed on Friday in the raging inter- communal conflict between the people of Ukele in Yala Local Government Area of Cross River State and their Izzi neighbours of Ebonyi State.

Businessman shot dead in Cross River

A businessman, simply identified as Mr. Aloysius Adiwge has been shot dead by an armed robbery gang that invaded his residence at Atabong by Eyo–Ita in Calabar South LGA of Cross River State.

Police anti-cult task force kills UNICAL teaching hospital staff in Calabar

A staff of Works Department of University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, UCTH, Mr. Nakanda Edet, was allegedly murdered in cold blood Tuesday evening by Police task force from Anti-Cult Department, Calabar.

Assailants kill civil servant, dump corpse inside well

Some unidentified assailants have reportedly killed and dumped the corpse of a civil servant in Cross River State, Mr. Ndifon Ntui, in a well.

Drug gang beats female member to death in Calabar

A drug peddler, simply identified as Chinenye, has been killed by her gang members over betrayal, weekend, in Calabar, the Cross River State capital.

Three die in University of Calabar cult clash

Activities at the University of Calabar were on Friday disrupted following a gangster war, which claimed three lives.

Three persons killed, DPO shot in Cross River cult clash

Three persons have been reportedly killed in the renewed cult clash in Ogep-Osokom in Boki local government area of Cross River State.

11 killed in Cross Rivers in communal clashes

Eleven persons have been reportedly killed in a communal clash between Okwabang and Beebo communities of Boki East in Boki Local Government Area of Cross River State.

Cameroon soldier allegedly kills Nigerian fisherman in Cross River

A Nigerian fisherman from the border community of Mfum in Cross River State has been allegedly killed by Cameroonian soldier.

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.

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