It was the end of the road for three suspected motorcycle robbers as they were burnt to death by a mob at the popular Abuochichie Junction in Bekwarra Local Government Area of Cross River State.
An eyewitness, Andrew Okpeche, said the suspects were members of a syndicate, which specialised in...
A Bakassi refugee, residing at the refugee camp at Ikang, was set on fire Saturday for allegedly stealing N4,000 from a petty trader.
It was gathered that the 26-year-old refugee left the camp, which is 25 kilometres from Calabar, to buy some items from a shop but ended up stealing the money...
Police arrest thieves after stealing church piano and generator in Calabar Two suspected thieves who have been terrorising churches and Calabar residents have landed in police net. Francis Boniface and Godwin Effiong, who allegedly stole a 500KVA generator and a Yamaha keyboard from one of the...
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An unidentified woman, who is about 30 years of age, with mental illness, on Saturday, went into labour along Marian Road, one the busiest outlets in Calabar, the Cross River State capital.
According to the PUNCH, she was observed to be in labour at about 3.50pm. An eyewitness, Ofon Umoh, who...
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Friday William, a retired army officer has reportedly hung himself to death in Calabar, Cross Rivers state.
According to Vanguard, William, who hails from Mkpat Enin, Akwa Ibom State, was said to have allegedly tied a rope on a mango tree outside his apartment at 34, Edim Otop Street in the...
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The Cross River Government says all is set for the hosting of the World Mayors-African Region Investment Conference and Exhibition from May 23 to 27, 2016 in Calabar.
This is contained in a statement issued by the Chairman, Local Organising Committee (LOC), Amb. Eyo Asquo.
According to the...
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The police have confirmed that 20 persons were injured, two of them in critical conditions, in a gas explosion at the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in Calabar on Friday.
The Commissioner of Police in Cross River, Mr Henry Fadairo, said that the explosion was caused by gas cylinders in the bank...
A 41-year old man, King Akpanke has been arrested by the police in Calabar for murdering his step-mother’s lover over sexual intercourse.
The suspect who confessed to committing the crime in an interview with Tribune Newspaper at the State Police headquarters on Wednesday said before the...
Hon. Essien Ayi, a member f the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, representing Calabar south in Cross river state was caught by camera while sleeping during the Budget presentation by President Mohammadu Buhari at the National Complex joint session yesterday.
Tongues wagging and frowning in Calabar, Cross River State as Police are yet to arraign in court a dismissed staff of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, who allegedly shot dead a 22-year-old secondary leaver, Douglas Ochaga Ojugbo for hitting it off with is daughter.