• Checkout photos as Miss Angola wins 2016 Miss Africa pageant in Calabar

    Checkout photos as Miss Angola wins 2016 Miss Africa pageant in Calabar

    Stunning Neurite Mendes from Angola beat 17 other contestants to win the 2016 Miss Africa pageant. The pageant took place last night Saturday November 27th in Calabar. She took home $25,000 and a car.

    Stunning Neurite Mendes from Angola beat 17 other contestants to win the 2016 Miss Africa pageant. The pageant took place last night Saturday November 27th in Calabar. She took home $25,000 and a car.

  • After 20 Years of Marriage and 12 Miscarriages, Couple Welcome Twins In Calabar (Photos)

    After 20 Years of Marriage and 12 Miscarriages, Couple Welcome Twins In Calabar (Photos)

    After 20 years of waiting and 12 miscarriages, Winners Chapel members welcome a set of twins in Calabar.

    In a series of pictures shared by a man of God in the Calabar area of Cross River state, a couple have finally welcomed the arrival of a pair of twins after 20 years of marriage without any fruit of the womb.

    According to Pastor Regis Isaac, the man of God who shared the testimony on his Facebook page, the couple who had been […]

  • Governor, Ben Ayade and His wife Shows Off Dancing Skills During Carnival Calabar Dry Run Campaign (Photos)

    Governor, Ben Ayade and His wife Shows Off Dancing Skills During Carnival Calabar Dry Run Campaign (Photos)

    Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade and his wife, Dr. Linda Ayade are pictured dancing at the flags off Carnival Calabar Dry Run/Wise Up Campaign.

    Dr. Linda, last Sunday officially declared open the Carnival Dry Run with the theme Climate Change2 and The Mediatrix Development Foundation in partnership with UNFPA HIV/AIDS campaign with the theme- Wise up Cross River.

    Also in attendance are former Cross River State first lady, Onari Duke, Florence Ita Giwa, among

  • (18+) Suspected Kidnappers, Stripped Beaten In Calabar (photos)

    (18+) Suspected Kidnappers, Stripped Beaten In Calabar (photos)

    Two men and a woman got a taste of jungle justice over kidnapping allegations.

    Three persons have been given the jungle justice treatment over allegations of attempted kidnap.

    According to facebook user, Ifere Paul, the suspected kidnappers allegedly came to Calabar from Delta state and Enugu states to abduct their unsuspecting victims.

    The suspects, two men and a woman, were apprehended by an angry mob who descended on them and beat them to stupor, stripping them Unclad and leaving them bloodied.

    The car being […]

  • Cross River, Huawei Sign MoU To Make Calabar Smart City

    Cross River, Huawei Sign MoU To Make Calabar Smart City

    The Cross River Government and Huawei Technology of China yesterday signed a contract to make Calabar Nigeria’s first smart city.

    Governor Ayade, who was excited at the development, said the execution of the contract will herald the full digitalization of Calabar and the entire state.

    The governor, while commending the Chinese firm for being favourably disposed to doing business with the state, expressed his gratitude to the company for offering to sponsor some aspects of the 2016 Carnival Calabar.

    Ayade disclosed further that […]

  • Nigerian Soldier Abducted In Calabar

    Nigerian Soldier Abducted In Calabar

    A soldier attached to the Nigerian Army’s ‘Operation Delta Safe’ in Calabar, Lawal Musa, has been kidnapped.

    Newsmen reported that the soldier was abducted by unknown persons on Wednesday, November after leaving a bank in Calabar, the Cross River State capital, around 9:30am.

    It was reported that the abducted soldier, a member of the Nigerian Army Headquarters Boat Company at the 222 Battalion in the state, had obtained permission from the Commanding Officer to go to the bank.

    Reports say the soldier failed […]

  • Cultists kill policeman, snatch deputy governor’s security vehicle in Calabar

    Cultists kill policeman, snatch deputy governor’s security vehicle in Calabar

    Dare devil cultists on Thursday night snatched the pilot vehicle of the Cross River State deputy governor, Prof Ivara Esu, shooting the driver and a policeman dead in the process, it was gathered on Friday.

    The incident happened along Goldie Street opposite the NNPC filling station in Calabar at about 7pm, when the pilot vehicle ran into a group of heavily armed cultists who were marching along the streets in the area.

    The state capital has been under siege since last Sunday […]

  • Pretty Ex-corper  Her Passing Out with a Customized Cake in Calabar (Photos)

    Pretty Ex-corper Her Passing Out with a Customized Cake in Calabar (Photos)

    An ex-NYSC female corps member is currently turning heads on social media after the photo of her customized cake which she used to celebrated her passing-out emerged online.

    To celebrate her Passing Out Parade on Thursday in Calabar, the Cross River State capital, an ex-member of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) identified as Ella, marked her day with a specially unique

  • Nigerian troops arrest another militant kingpin in Calabar

    Nigerian troops arrest another militant kingpin in Calabar

    Troops of 13 Brigade, 82 Division, Nigerian Army, have in a coordinated operation arrested a suspected high ranking militant kingpin Mr. Victory Benjamin (aka Abuja Daddy and G3) and 3 others.

    The kingpin was arrested at Saint Joseph Hospital, Ikot Ene junction, Akpabuyo Local Government Area of Cross Rivers State while attempting to collect ransom from one of their kidnap a victim’s relations.

    A statement by the Ag. Director of Army Public Relations Col Sani Usman said, troops of the same formation […]

  • Incredible! Man Rides Bicycle from Denmark to Nigeria, Lands in Calabar (Photos)

    Incredible! Man Rides Bicycle from Denmark to Nigeria, Lands in Calabar (Photos)

    A man has stunned people with his incredible feat after he succeeded in riding a bicycle from Denmark to Nigeria.

    Sunnel Thuesem, a 26-year-old Danish man has landed in Nigeria on a bicyce which he rode all the way from Denmark.

    The man was warmly received by some officials of the Cross Rivers state government yesterday.

    Among the officials who received the young Danish bicyclist were Prince Godswill Edward (ex president Jonathan’s son in-law) who is the special adviser to the state governor, […]

  • Expect 24 hour power in Calabar very soon – Governor Ayade tells residents

    Expect 24 hour power in Calabar very soon – Governor Ayade tells residents

    The Cross River State Government has taken delivery of equipment for the building of a 20 Megawatts power plant with a view to ensuring 24-hour power supply in Calabar.

    Receiving the equipment, along Parliamentary Extension in Calabar, An excited Governor, Professor Ben Ayade, accompanied by some government officials, told journalists that the delivery showed that the Memorandum of Understandings he has been signing were coming into action.

    He pointed out the equipment were designed to run economically and will aid the state […]