Tag: cross river

Agba Jalingo released from detention

Journalist Agba Jalingo has been released from prison custody after meeting his bail conditions, The PUNCH has learned. An activist, Inibehe Effiong, confirmed his release to The PUNCH on Monday. Jalingo, who is the publisher of Cross River Watch, was first arrested by the police in August 2019 on the orders of […]

APC wins Reps seat in Cross River

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has declared Mr. Alex Egbonna of the All Progressives Congress (APC), winner of the House of Representatives election for Yakurr/Abi Federal Constituency in Cross River. Dr. Alalibo Johnson, State Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), announced the result on Sunday at the collation center […]