Entertainment

DJ Ritzy Announces Essay Competition to Celebrate Girl Children

Foremost female disc jockey, thespian and girl-child advocate, DJ Ritzy (Precious Andrews) is set to dole out thousands of naira to empower brilliant female students drawn from secondary schools in Akwa Ibom State.

Flip Side: Movie Addressing Rape Set for Premiere in Calabar

Gender Based Violence, especially rape, has gained attention in recent times. Could it be that the crime of rape, especially against women and girl children has suddenly taken an unimaginable proportion and dimensions in contemporary times? many have wondered.

Nkukwak: Cross River Marks 2020 Tourism Day in Style

The Cross-River State Ministry of Culture and Tourism Development has recorded another milestone for serving researchers’ proven medication for mental health, general well-being and relaxation to Cross Riverians as a unique way of marking the 2020 World Tourism Day in a post Covid era.

Politics

Drama as AKHA Adjourns in Protest Over Starvation of Funds

There was a mild drama today at the plenary of the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly when State Lawmakers ended plenary in less than 5 minutes.

Southern Leaders’ Battle with FG Shifted to Nov. 18

The suit between Chief Edwin K. Clark, Otuekong Idongesit Nkanga and 14 other southern leaders against President Muhammadu Buhari over alleged marginalization in appointments made by his administration since 2015, has been adjourned to November 18.

APC Suspends Gov Fayemi for Hosting Fani-Kayode

The Ekiti State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has suspended Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State for hosting a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Femi Fani-Kayode.