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Why Cross River’s $600M Tinapa Resort became Moribund —Donald Duke

*Says Nigerian governance a money making venture, lacks continuity Godsgift Onyedinefu A former Governor of Cross River state, Donald Duke, says the Tinapa Resort investment, concieved under his adminstration could not be realized, mainly because it was abandoned by successive governments who lacked the political will to continue the project estimated

Navy, Customs confiscate 3,034 bags of smuggled rice in Calabar

The Nigerian Navy Ship Victory in Calabar, Cross River State on Sunday intercepted 3,039 bags of contraband rice worth N46m being smuggled into the country from Cameroon. The seizure, which represents the highest that the Navy has recorded in recent times, is coming barely one week after a similar interception of

CAS commissions new projects At Calabar Airforce Base 

Babatunde Opalana    The Chief of the Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, on Wednesday commissioned  3 blocks of newly constructed 6 x one bedroom transit accommodation for airmen/airwomen serving at the NAF Base in Calabar. Air Marshal Abubakar noted that the insufficiency of personnel accommodation within the barracks had affected NAF operations. According to

Army boss inspects projects in Calabar military barracks

Babatunde Opalana The General Officer Commanding 82 Division Nigerian Army, Major General Adamu Baba Abubakar has inspected some ongoing Chief of Army Staff's renovation works on Soldiers and officers' living accommodation in 146 Battalion  Barracks in Calabar. The Deputy Director Army Public Relations 82 Division, Colonel Sagir Musa said the GOC used

Jonathan’s Son-in-law Shot in Calabar

 Police: Investigation ongoing Former President Goodluck Jonathan’s son-in-law, Prince Goodwill Edward, was shot by unknown gunmen weekend in his State Housing Estate residence in Calabar. It was gathered that Edward, who is the Special Adviser on Youths Affairs to the Cross River State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade was shot above the