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Petrol tanker explodes, kills 60 persons in Calabar

Petrol tanker explodes, kills 60 persons in Calabar

No fewer than 60 people reportedly died on Friday after a tanker loaded with premium motor spirit (PMS) fell on its side and exploded in Odukpani Local Government area...

Navy intercepts 834 bags of foreign rice in Calabar

Navy intercepts 834 bags of foreign rice in Calabar

The Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Victory, on Thursday said it seized 834 bags of foreign parboiled rice worth about N13 million, as well as arrested 19 suspects in Calabar,...

Navy intercepts 834 bags of foreign rice in Calabar

Navy intercepts 834 bags of foreign rice in Calabar

The Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Victory, on Thursday said it seized 834 bags of foreign parboiled rice worth about N13 million, as well as arrested 19 suspects in Calabar,...

NSCDC arrests 2000 oil vandals in Rivers

Oil bunkering: NSCDC arrests seven in Calabar

  The Cross River Command, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says it has arrested seven suspects over alleged illegal oil bunkering and adulteration...

Navy arrests petrol thieves in Calabar

Navy arrests petrol thieves in Calabar

Men of the Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Victory in Calabar, Cross River State, have arrested four suspected Premium Motor Spirit thieves with 20, 000 litres of the product....

Buhari commissions Navy Reference Hospital in Calabar

Buhari commissions Navy Reference Hospital in Calabar

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday commissioned the Nigerian Navy Reference Hospital in Calabar, the Cross River State capital, almost 40 years after work started on the...

FG bars states owing salaries from accessing Paris Club refund

Buhari commissions rice seedling factory in Calabar

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, in Calabar, the Cross River State capital, inaugurated a rice seeds and seedling factory built by the Cross River State...

Navy seizes 3,574 bags of smuggled rice in Calabar 

Navy seizes 3,574 bags of smuggled rice in Calabar 

Naval personnel attached to the Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) Victory in Calabar, have arrested a large wooden boat laden with 3,574 bags of foreign rice worth N53.6 million...

Arik Air

Arik revives Abuja to Calabar, Uyo flights

Arik Air says it was resuming flight operations on the Abuja-Calabar and Abuja-Uyo routes from December 15. It’s Communications Manager, Ola Adebanji, made this...

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Arik revives Abuja to Calabar, Uyo flights

Arik Air says it was resuming flight operations on the Abuja-Calabar and Abuja-Uyo routes from December 15. It’s Communications Manager, Ola Adebanji, made this known...

pirates robbers

Pirates strike again, abduct five from ship in Calabar 

Five persons have been abducted from a merchant vessel in the vicinity of Parrot Island, Calabar, Nigeria, a UK-based security brokerage firm, Asket has said. The...

Customs intercept 140 smuggled snakes, spiders, millipedes, others in Calabar-1

Customs intercept boxes of snakes, spiders, millipedes, others in Calabar

The Nigeria Customs Service on Wednesday intercepted three consignments containing 140 species of snakes and 660 other animals imported into Nigeria from Cameroon. The...