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BREAKING: Cross River Assembly Dismisses Traditional Rulers Council Chairman, Citing Extended Tenure

By CrossRiverWatch Admin The Cross River State House of Assembly has dismissed the Chairman of the State Traditional Rulers Council, His Royal Majesty, Etinyin Okon Edet, on Tuesday. The dismissal was due to Edet’s tenure extending from the designated 2 years to an unapproved 10 years. This decision was reached unanimously by the House in

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NSCDC Seeks Partnership With State Assembly To Tackle Vandalism, Others

By Mary Bassey, House Of Assembly Correspondent The Speaker of the Cross River State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Elvert Ayambem has assured the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) of proactive measures and motions to reduce vandalism in the State. He gave the assurance during the NSCDC courtesy visit to the Assembly on

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Cross River 10th Assembly Laments Rot In Sports, Pledges Revival Of Sector

By Edem Ita, The Beagle News The Cross Rover House of Assembly Committee on Youths and Sports has pledged the readiness of the 10th Assembly to work assiduously with the Executive to resuscitate the dilapidating sporting facilities around the state, especially at the UJ Esuene Stadium in Calabar. Chairman of the House Committee, and Member

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Former Cross River Assembly Members Seek Court Injunction Against Allowances For Ex-Governors, Others

By Godwin Otang Former members of the Cross River State House of Assembly have approached the National Industrial Court in Calabar, seeking an order of injunction to stop the implementation of allowances for some public office holders in the state. The order of injunction if secured will stop the State Governor, House of Assembly, and

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Cross River State House Of Assembly Constitute Statutory Committees, Name Chairmen

By Mary Bassey, House of Assembly Correspondent The 10th Cross River State House of Assembly has constituted and named 22 statutory Committees and their Chairmen.  In its sitting today, Tuesday, June 20, 2023, Speaker of the House, Hon. Elvert Ayambem listed the names of Committee Chairmen urging them to discharge their responsibility with diligence.   The

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Violence That Marred Governorship And House Of Assembly Elections In Cross River

During the March 18 Governorship and House of Assembly elections in Cross River State, pockets of violence were recorded in six Local Government Areas, this report by Patrick Obia documents them. The Governorship and House of Assembly elections in Cross River State was a battle of the titans, between the All Progressive Congress Sen. Bassey

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#CRSDecides2023: Winners Of The House Of Assembly Elections

By Our Reporters Our reporters across the 18 Local Government Areas have compiled the following results of the concluded March 18, 2023 House of Assembly elections in Cross River.  Below are the winners declared by Independent National Electoral Commission across the 25 State Constituencies.  Abi Davies Etta (APC) Akamkpa 1 Okon Owuna (APC) Akamkpa 2

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#NigeriaDecide2023: Cross River State APC House Of Assembly Candidate, Others Cooling In EFCC Custody For Alleged Vote Buying

By Our Reporters Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, monitoring the presidential and national assembly polls made some arrests of suspected vote buyers. One All Progressives Congress (APC) House of Assembly candidate in Cross River State was among those arrested. Mr. Stanley Nsemo, vying to represent Calabar Municipality in the State Assembly

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