Tag: cross river

INEC sacks Cross River REC, Briyai

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has sacked the Resident Electoral Commissioner in Cross River State, Dr. Frankland Briyai. Briyai announced his resignation on Thursday to contest the November 16 Bayelsa governorship election. But INEC claimed it had not received his resignation letter. A statement by INEC National […]

Flood wreaks havoc in Calabar

Residents of Calabar, the Cross River State capital, are counting their losses following a two-day rainfall that caused flooding in many parts of the city. The rain, which fell steadily since Wednesday morning until Thursday, flooded homes leaving many stranded. Fortunately, no life has been reported lost. Among […]