GEJ Initiative Raises Alarm Over Deplorable State Of Roads In Yala LGA

The Grassroots Empowerment and Justice, GEJ Initiative, on Saturday, raised the alarm over deplorable state of roads in Yala Local Government Area of Cross River State. This was made known by the National Coordinator, GEJ Initiative, Ebriku John Friday, while speaking on the frustration of people over the years because of poor conditions of the roads, which include Okuku-Okpoma road, Ijeliegu, Aliforkpa roads in Yache and those in Gabu communities all in Yala 1 Constituency as well as Yahe-Ebo road. He said: “We are really concerned with the deplorable state…

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JULY 1 TANKER EXPLOSION: SURVIVOR EXONERATES DRIVER, FRIDAY

…he later collapsed out of exhaustion One of the survivors from the July 1, 2019 Benue tanker explosion, Mrs Martina Odey has in an interaction with newsmen recounted has she escaped in a whisker with minor bruises and fire injury on her left hand and what transpired on the said fateful day. The tanker explosion, which claimed the lives of over 50 people and left several others with various degrees of burns was described as a black Monday in the country. About eight women and two men from Yala in…

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DSO N2.5bn Contract Payment: Ex-Minister Lai Mohammed Vindicates Pinnacle Communication

Coalition of Civil Society Organizations comprising of Competence Governance for Accountability and Civic Trust and Beyond Boundaries Legacies Leadership initiative has finally made available to the media house statement of the former Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed. In his statement which was made available to the ICPC investigators taking responsibility for the approval of the N2.5 billion payment to Pinnacle Communications Limited by the National Broadcasting Commission under the Digital Switch Over (DSO) project. In his statement dated June 13, 2019, made available to defence counsel in the alleged fraud…

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