IJEGU OJOR CLAN HEAD APPOINTS OGAR EMMANUEL OKO SPOKESMAN FOR COMMUNITY IN YALA

The Clan Head of Ijegu Ojor autonomous community in Yala Local Government Area of Cross River State, HRH Ogamode Emri Ipuole, has approved the appointment of a Calabar-based seasoned journalist and politician, Comrade Hon Ogar Emmanuel Oko as the PRO/spokesman of the community. This was continued in a letter dated addressed to Comrade Ogar and personally signed by the Clan Head HRH Ogamode Emri. The letter reads, “Dear comrade, you are by this letter appointed as the PRO/spokesman of Ijegu Ojor autonomous community in Yala local government area of Cross…

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Gas Explosion ‘Kills Many’ In Kaduna

Many people were killed as a result of a gas explosion at Sabon Tasha in Kaduna metropolis on Saturday afternoon. The incident occurred at shop located opposite Total filling station at Sabon Tasha. The sound of the explosion caused fear among many residents who initially thought it was a bomb attack by Boko Haram. Philip Kambai, who escaped the blast, told TheCable that he was at a barbing saloon close to the gas shop for a hair cut alongside three other people when the incident happened. “I just finished cutting…

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MEET THE NEWLY APPOINTED DG CROSS RIVER PRIMARY HEALTH DEVT AGENCY, DR MRS JANET DAVID EKPENYONG

Dr (Mrs) Janet David Ekpenyong is a product of Igbinedion University, Okada with Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S.), Medicine, then proceeded to University of Glasgow, United Kingdom for Master of Public Health (MPH), 2014 – 2015. As a future Health Administrator she did a course at University of Washington on leadership and Health management in 2016 before adding another course on Prevention and treatment of Infectious Diseases for Nigeria from Southern Medical University, Guangzhou China in 2018. Before her appointment on 2nd January, 2020 by His Excellency, Senator…

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New Year Eve Tragedy: Man Bath Youths With Substance In Yala, Cross River State

Over 30 innocent youths were bath with substance believed to be acid by a man identified as Oko Ogbudu on Monday, 30 December, 2019 in Igbeku-Orekor under Ugaga Ward of Yala Local Government Area of Cross River State. According to an eyewitness who pleaded anonymity, Ogbudu carried out the heinous act in protest of his son who was allegedly held by security operatives for possession of arm and other dangerous weapons to cause havocs in an annual picnic at the popular Aya (Ocean) in Ugaga community. He said, “The man…

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