“Cross River is a state in eastern Nigeria, in its South South Geopolitical Zone, bordering Cameroon to the east. Its capital is Calabr, and name derived from the Cross River (Oyono), which passes throught the state. Boki, Ejagham and Efik are major languages of this state.

The State is composed of three major ethnic groups; the Efik, the Ejagham, and the Bekwarra. The Efik language is widely spoken in Cross River State, and as far as Archukwa in neighboring Abia state. The Boki language is also widely spoken in Cross River State; from Ikom, Obubura, Ojoga, Obudu, and Etung local government councils, to as far away as Cameroon.”

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Wikipedia contributors. “Cross River State.” Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 4 Apr 2017. Web. 19 Apr 20173