Browsing: Cross River State

Sadiya Umar-Farouq, the Federal Commissioner of the Refugee Commission, said during the distribution of  the items that the gesture was in line with Federal Government’s agenda of providing succour to asylum seekers in Nigeria.

Ayiba Ayiba, the Managing Director of the Resort, told the News Agency of Nigeria on Sunday in Calabar that this was part of measures to resuscitate business activities in the resort.

The event which held in Lagos recently was put together by Seagull Band, one of the five bands of the Carnival Calabar at a symposium titled: “An evening of lecture and stage presentation of the Seagull winning theme of the 2016 Carnival Calabar” edition which dwelt extensively on climate change and the need for an affirmative action to manage the environment on a sustainable basis.

The recent unfortunate fight between the Nigerian Navy and the police in Calabar, Cross River State where a police officer was beaten to a pulp by Naval Ratings was quite unfortunate. More worrisome was the report that after the issue was resolved in the afternoon, some navy personnel still stormed a police station in the evening and were shooting indiscriminately.