Calabar remains the tourism capital of Nigeria, says boss of Calabar Travel Club

President of Calabar Travel Club, a membership travel association in Calabar, Dorcas Obeten, has described the emerging tourism and hospitality enterprises in Calabar as the face of the new local economy in Cross River State, adding that the thriving businesses in the state, are largely built around tourism, with Calabar rebranding itself as the tourism capital of Nigeria.  According to Lady Obeten, Calabar has since become a staging post for people seeking to visit some of Nigeria’s remaining pristine forests and adventure tourists that wish to experience the spectacular Obudu Plateau,…

Discomfort in Edo PDP over alleged plans by Governor Obaseki to fix former APC loyalists in strategic positions

News that Edo State Governor Godwin Obaseki wants to take full control of the structure of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Edo State has generated a lot of heat in recent times with the party membership in the state believed to have been split into three different camps namely those who agree with him on the issue; those who disagree and those who are showing indifference by sitting on the fence. Party insiders, especially those that have been members of the party for years before the emergence of the…

Edo NAWOJ salutes newly elected national leadership

Edo State chapter of Nigeria Association of Women Journalists(NAWOJ), has congratulated newly elected officials to run the affairs of the association at the national level for the next three years.  In a congratulatory message signed by the chairperson, Comrade Adesuwa  Ehimuan she  urged them to be magnanimous in victory by carrying everyone along and embarking on policies that would better the lot of female Journalists across the country. She enjoined them to always exhibit the spirit of sisterhood and unity of purpose at all times. The body prayed God to give the…

Church ministers are actors, says actor cum Pastor Valiho Osagie

Movies star cum Pastor, Valiho Osagie, has stated that church ministers are actors. “Been in the Lord’s vineyard you act every day. If you can’t act for your church members they won’t get the message you’re preaching. “So, as a pastor you’re an actor. You must be able to convince the people. Every day of my life is acting. You must showcase and tell the people. “May be you’re telling someone ‘Jesus loves you’ and you are frowning. How will the person relate the look on your face with what…