The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has taken a significant step towards addressing the persistent challenges posed by disasters, crises, and conflicts within the region. Unveiling its plans, ECOWAS aims to develop a comprehensive regional resilience strategy that emphasizes efficient coordination and effective early warning systems. This strategy […]

Woman to Die By Hanging for Killing Enugu Makeup Artist-Enugu State High Court has sentenced Chiamaka Ifezue to death by hanging for the murder of a woman named Ijeoma Nweke in November 2020. Ijeoma Nweke, a makeup artist, was contacted by Chiamaka Ifezue for a job. However, she disappeared, and […]

The Labour Party’s Presidential Candidate for the 2023 general election, Peter Obi, has voiced his distress over the dilapidated state of Nigeria’s critical national assets, particularly the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja. His anguish was palpable as he visited the airport on Wednesday, witnessing firsthand the dismal condition of […]

By Takim Etta Cross River State Law school applicants have made a passionate appeal to the Government of Cross River State, under the leadership of His Excellency Governor Prince Bassey Otu, for an educational grant to enable them to pay for their tuition fees for the 2023/2024 academic session. The […]

Our rainforest is gone: Cross River State in trouble. A forest covering over 312 Square kilometers, essential for stabilizing the the world ecosystem, has vanished. According to Global Forest Watch, in 2010, Cross River had 1.31 million hectares of tree cover, extending over 61% of its land area. By 2022, […]

EFCC Re-Arraigns Ex-CBN Governor Emefiele on Fresh Charges The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has re-arraigned Godwin Emefiele, former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), before Justice Hamza Muazu of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court in Maitama, Abuja. Emefiele faced a fresh set of charges […]

His Excellency Engineer Seyi Makinde, the executive Governor of Oyo State, has magnanimously approved a bursary allowance of Five Hundred Thousand Naira (N500,000) per student for the batch 2023 law school attendees hailing from Oyo state. This benevolent gesture, according to reliable sources, has become a perennial tradition, with  governor […]

EFCC Reopens Fraud Cases Against 13 Ex-Governors: The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has taken decisive action by reopening fraud investigations against thirteen former governors and several ex-ministers. The total amount involved in these cases is staggering, exceeding N853.8bn. The high-profile cases, currently under scrutiny by the anti-graft agency, […]