Created: 27 May 1967
Political Party: PDP
Museums & Parks: Calabar museum, Cross river national park and Obudu games reserve
Other tourist attractions: Kwa falls, Slave museum, Tinapa resort, Calabar zoo, Ikom monolith, Emaghabe carved monolith, Alok carve monolith, Agbokim falls.
Agriculture:Palm oil, Cassava, Cashew, Plantain, Rubber, Timber, Cocoa
Mineral Resources:Tantalite, Rutile, Limestone, Casseterite, Lead, Zinc, Columbite and Clay, Barite.