Tag Archives: Cross River State

Old Residency Calabar, Cross River State

Old Residency Calabar, Cross River State Old Residency Calabar In Calabar, built in 1884 on top of Consular Hill, the building is a prefabricated structure of Scandinavian red-pine wood shipped in knockdown parts from Britain to old Calabar. This building was the seat of the British colonial administration for the Southern Protectorate of Nigeria.The old… Read More »

Mary Slessor Building, Cross River State

Mary Slessor Building, Cross River State Mary Slessor Building The Mary Slessor building is one of the monuments in memorry of Mary Mitchell Slessor (2 December 1848 – 13 January 1915) who was a Scottish missionary sent by the United Presbyterian Church to Nigeria. Mary Slessor was a Scottish mill girl and an unorthodox Sunday… Read More »

Shopping Malls In Cross River State

Shopping Malls In Cross River State Big Qua Shopping Complex Address: Big Qua Road, MCC Road, Oqua St, Calabar, Nigeria Open until 6:00 PM Calabar Mall Address: Calabar Cultural Centre, Calabar, Cross-River· Phone Num: 0805 749 5270. Calitunes Inc Artists and musicians Shopping mall Calitunes Inc is working in Artists and musicians, Shopping, Electronic stores activities.… Read More »

Prominent Towns in Cross River State

Prominent Towns in Cross River State Akamkpa  Biase  Akpabuyo  Calabar  Ikom  Ogoja  Obanliku  Obubra  Obudu  Odukpani  Okundi Ugep  See Also : List of Current Job Vacancies / Opportunities in Nigeria See Also : List Of Recruitment In Nigeria 2018 – 2019 See Also : Nigeria Jobs January , February, March, April, May, June, July, August,… Read More »

History of Ugep In Cross River State

History of Ugep In Cross River State Ugep Latitude:   5.3125       Lat (DMS)                   5° 18′ 45N Longitude: 8.3552       Long (DMS)             8° 21′ 19E Elevation (Feet): 830 Population Est.:  38742 Zipcode:  543101 History Ugep as it is popularly known is one of the largest unit that constitute Yakurr and where referred to as the largest village in West Africa, its indigenes speaks the Lokaa… Read More »

History of Ogoja In Cross River State

History of Ogoja In Cross River State Ogoja Latitude:   6.6584       Lat (DMS)               6° 39′ 30N Longitude: 8.7992       Long (DMS)             8° 47′ 57E Elevation (Feet): 830 Population Est.:  171,901 Zipcode:  550101 History Ogoja is a big town in Cross River State, Nigeria.“The name Ogoja” is wildly used in Northern Cross River it is one of the Local Government Area in Cross River Its headquarters… Read More »

History Of Calabar In Cross River State

History Of Calabar In Cross River State Calabar Latitude:   4.9589       Lat (DMS)   4° 57′ 32N Longitude: 8.3270       Long (DMS)             8° 19′ 37E Elevation (Feet): 314 Population Est.:  371022 Zipcode:  540281 History Calabar is also known as ‘Canaan City’, it is a city and capital of Cross River state, in coastal southeastern Nigeria. The original name for Calabar was Akwa Akpa, from the… Read More »

History Of Akpabuyo In Cross River State

History Of Akpabuyo In Cross River State Akpabuyo/ Akpabio Latitude:   5.3408       Lat (DMS)   5° 20′ 27N Longitude: 7.9642       Long (DMS)           7° 57′ 51E Elevation (Feet): 354 Population Est.:  271,395 Zipcode:  541 History Akpabuyo is one of the popular towns in Cross river and it also a loca government council, the major ethnic groups are the Efiks, Quas and Efuts. The major languages spoken… Read More »

History Of Biase Town In Cross River State

History Of Biase Town In Cross River State Latitude:                      Lat (DMS) Longitude:                   Long (DMS) Elevation (Feet): Population Est.:  169,183 History Biase is one of prominent towns in Cross river state Nigeria, they are descendants of Obutong town in Calabar, they migrated from Calabar to present day Biase as a result of a brief misunderstanding between Efik brothers.… Read More »

History Of Akamkpa In Cross River State

History Of Akamkpa In Cross River State Akamkpa Latitude:   5.3125       Lat (DMS)   5° 18′ 45N Longitude: 8.3552       Long (DMS)             8° 21′ 19E Elevation (Feet): 830 Population Est.:  38742 Zipcode:  542101 History Akamkpa is a city in Akamkpa Local Government Area, Cross River, Nigeria. It is one of 10 cities within the local government, which was town was originally created in 1976. The… Read More »