Wife of Assistant Inspector General of Police Joseph Mbu (rtd) was reportedly kidnapped yesterday near her house in the Satellite Town close to the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital in Cross Rivers.
The Nigerian Army killed 23 militants in the operation, tagged “Operation Crocodile Smile” to flush out criminals in Niger Delta.
The Director-General of the National Taskforce on illegal importation/smuggling of small, light and chemical weapons, Chief Osita Emmanuel Okereke, has refuted the rumour that the organisation is recruiting.
International Men’s Fellowship, a congregation of Christian men, is currently selecting 70 Nigerians to sponsor for skill acquisition training.
Kidnappers of the younger brother of former finance minister, Chief Anthony Ani, Senator Patrick Ani have been arrested by the police following intensified security operations in Calabar.
Wife of Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State, Dr Linda Ayade, has said she will use the power and resources available to her to discourage parents from giving out their teenage female children for marriage.
Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade has withdrawn certificates of recognition from all the traditional chiefs, village heads and rulers in Yakurr and Obubra local government areas who have been at war in the last six months.