Tag Archives: Cross River State

Suspected Bakssi Militants Invade Cross River Governor’s Office, Hold Deputy Governor, Others Hostage

 Governor Ben Ayayde  Not less than 20 suspectedBakassi militants invaded the Cross River State Governor’s office in Calabar on Friday, to express anger over an alleged abandonment of the Bakassi returnees by the government. The group arrived the state’s seat of power shortly after the Deputy Governor, IvaraEsu, reported for duties, reports Premium Times.  The…

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Photos: Amaechi, Ayade, Ita-Giwa, Others Step Out For ‘Plant-A-Tree’ March During Calabar Carnival

  The 2015 Calabar carnival wasn’t all fun and games. In line with this year’s theme of ‘Climate Change’, Cross River state Governor, Ben Ayade and his wife, Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, Senator Florence Ita Giwa and other dignitaries partook in the ‘Plant-a-Tree’ march. The tree-planting event is part of the state’s campaign to combat…

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Team Hai, Team Meddlelane Emerge Finalists Of Fayrouz L’Original Expression Show Season 2

The Finalists Team HAI Team MeddleLane with FayrouzLOriginal2 Team In an interesting twist of event, Team Hai and Team Meddle Lane emerged finalists of the Fayrouz L’Original Expression Show season 2. The two teams stood out in their presentation and style of the six teams that made it to the semi-finale. Held at the Tinapa…

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Karaoke Battle! Kelechi Amadi Obi Vs. Mai Atafo, Who Is The Better Singer?

Kelechi Amadi Obi Mai Atafo Veteran photographer Kelechi Amadi Obi and Fashion designer Mai Atafo judges of the Fayrouz L’Original Expression competition both displayed their other sides at the Semi-Finale in Tinapa, Calabar. Who knew they could both sing? After a hectic day spent tutoring and mentoring the Semi-Finalists of the Fayrouz L’Original Expression show…

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