Thursday, August 1, 2019

Cross River

    Guinness donates boreholes to Cross River communities

Guinness donates boreholes to Cross River communities

As part of its corporate social responsibility, Guinness Nigeria Plc has donated borehole facilities to 10 communities in Cross River state.The organisation, which partnered with Concern Universal, a group known for promoting good sanitation, to execute the project, said one of its intentions is to check the spread of easily preventable, diseases such as diarrhoea, cholera, and typhoid.Guinness said inadequate [...]

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    I inherited great potentials in Cross River, says Gov. Ayade

I inherited great potentials in Cross River, says Gov. Ayade

Ben Ayade, governor of Cross River state, says his administration inherited “great potentials” rather than an “empty treasury” from Liyel Imoke, his predecessor.Ayade made this known to reporters in Calabar, capital of the state, on the side-lines of speculation that the state is allegedly indebted to the tune of about N403 billion.“I did not meet an empty treasury. Rather I [...]

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    C’River workers begin indefinite strike over unpaid salaries

C’River workers begin indefinite strike over unpaid salaries

The Joint Action Committee (JAC) of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) in Cross River state has declared an indefinite strike over unpaid salaries.Ndoma Akpet, chairman of JAC, said the strike, which commenced on Tuesday, became inevitable following the failure of the outgoing administration to honour its earlier promise to pay the arrears.“In spite of assurances by [...]

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    Jailbreak foiled in Calabar prisons

Jailbreak foiled in Calabar prisons

Security operatives comprising the army, police, prison officers and the Nigerian security and civil defence corps foiled an attempt by unknown gunmen to break into the Afokang prisons in Calabar on Friday.Horgan Bassey, the police public relations officer (PPRO) in Cross River, who confirmed the incident, told NAN that an unspecified number of gunmen attempted to force their way into [...]

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August 01, 2019USDGBPEUR
INTERBANK306397354
LAGOS362475413
KANO361474413
PH361475412
ABUJA362476413
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