Browsing: Cross River State

Ewa had alluded before journalists during a media parley in Calabar that Imoke as an Abi man had been in office for so many years without the Yakurr people raising eyebrows and that his desire as a Yakurr person to return to the House of Representatives for a third term was nothing compared to Imoke’s long years in office

Speaking during an inspection of the project, Imoke said: “My vision to integrate Tinapa Business Resort, which is about 12 kilometres away from Calabar ,via a monorail with the Convention Centre, both of which are separated by an artificial lake, is progressively being realized

The minister said the loan would be used for the installation of 33KVA and 15KVA lines as well as the distribution of transformers and other accessories to the 96 communities in the three senatorial zones of the state

According to Alaiya, flight hitches have delayed some of the invited players who are already in Nigeria from arriving in the Calabar camp of the Super Eagles

The governor added that the state hoped to achieve this projection by generating over N30.91 billion from internal sources, N50 billion from the Federation Account and N92.62 billion from capital receipts

Speaking on behalf of His Excellency at the practice pitch of U.J. Esuene Stadium, Calabar, Cross River State on Saturday, Patrick Ugbe, the state’s Commissioner for Sports and Youth Development, in company of the Deputy Chief of Staff to Governor Imoke, Jude Ngaji, said the Golden Eaglets have nothing to be afraid of against other contenders

He said the trucks that would be produced in Calabar would be of high technology and class, adding that the volume of production would be determined by the economic indices of demand

Governor Imoke is a real Star whose support for Nigeria football should be emulated by other state chief executives and all other persons in positions of authority and with capacity to make an impact in the life of the Nigeria youth by supporting and promoting sports

The Governor of Cross River State, Senator Liyel Imoke, will be honoured on the night for his support to the Super Eagles during the qualifying campaign for the Africa Cup of Nations and the ongoing 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying race

Mbam further stated that the RMAFC Act, especially Section 5 Sub-section 7, stipulates that for the purposes of the Act and for avoidance of doubt, where any state of the federation suffers any loss which is outside its control, the Stabilization Funds shall be used to give succour to such a state