The Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON) has chosen to build its laboratory complex in Calabar, the Cross River state capital, so says its Director General, Farouk Salim.
Cross River state governor, Professor Ben Ayade has lauded the promotion to the next rank of eight senior police officers from the state describing it as “fitting, deserving and proper”
The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Awwal Zubairu Gambo says the Nigerian Navy is set to establish an outpost at Ikang and a naval security station at Dayspring Island.
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of Agricultural Equipment and Machinery Development Institute in Cross River State.
The Cross River State government in partnership with Leaders Den Foundation is set for another edition of the “Spirit of Enterprise” conference in celebration of the 2021 World Entrepreneurs Day.
Managing Director of Family Homes Funds Limited, Femi Adewole, said “the scheme is a new program that was instituted in October 2020 as one of the economic sustainability plans of the federal government …
In a bid to ensure that the Federal Character Principle is achieved in Federal establishments, the Head of Service, Mrs. Geraldine Akpet-Ekanem, has called for Cross Riverians to be considered for equal opportunities in Job placement.
The Head of Service Mrs Geraldine Akpet-Ekanem has expressed dissatisfaction over the power outage experienced at the State Secretariat as well as other Government Offices which has stalled government businesses for over a month.
According to the SGF, Governor Ayade had expressed a strong desire for a partnership between the Federal Government and Cross River State towards ensuring the fruition of laudable projects like the superhighway and the Bakassi deep seaport, submitting that the twin signature projects were critical infrastructures required for sustainable development.
Some policies and projects put in place by the digital Governor, Prof. Ayade, which though not gender specific, but are advantageous to women entrepreneurs who form a good proportion of the Small Business Owners.