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Kogi gov election taught us lessons -Dino Melaye

Kogi gov election taught us lessons -Dino Melaye The Kogi State governorship candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, Senator Dino Melaye, said the November 11 election has shown that a single senatorial district cannot unanimously produce the governor. It was reports that the Independent National Electoral Commission declared the APC candidate, Usman Ododo, winner of […]

Kogi Govt. closes schools for guber poll

Kogi Govt. closes schools for guber poll The Kogi Government on Wednesday announced the closure of schools for the Off Circle Governorship Election scheduled for Saturday in the state. Mr Wemi Jones, the Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, gave the directive in a statement issued in Lokoja. He said, “all schools must shut down […]

Gunmen abduct cleric, others conveying corpse in Kogi state

Gunmen abduct cleric, others conveying corpse in Kogi state An Islamic cleric, Alfa Fasasi Ola Mejabi and his younger brother have been abducted by suspected kidnappers while conveying a corpse in Kogi state. According to reports, the cleric and others were conveying the corpse of the late Chief Imam of Ayegunle Gbede, Sheikh Musa Olorunkemi, […]

APC suspends Kogi gubernatorial campaign

APC suspends Kogi gubernatorial campaign The All Progressives Congress (APC) has suspended its campaign for the Nov. 11 Kogi Governorship Election, as a mark of respect for Ms Khadijat Yahaya, a member of the party who died after an attack by suspected thugs. Mr Kingsley Fanwo, the spokesperson for the state Campaign Council, said stated […]

Why Kogi TUC did not join NLC’s nationwide warning strike

Why Kogi TUC did not join NLC’s nationwide warning strike Kogi state TUC Chairman defended the decision to abstain from the two-day strike action. Sule Ahmed Tijani, the Chairman of the Trade Union Congress (TUC) in Kogi State, has conveyed the union’s stance on the two-day national warning strike called by the Nigeria Labour Congress […]

Yahaya Bello increases NYSC allowances in Kogi by 100%

Yahaya Bello increases NYSC allowances in Kogi by 100% Governor Bello offers generous support to corps members. Governor Yahaya Bello has unveiled a substantial 100% increase in the allowances of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members in Kogi State. The momentous announcement was made during the closing ceremony of the 2023 Batch ‘B’ Stream 2 […]

Yahaya Bello orders rehabilitation of Ogori-Ageva road

Yahaya Bello orders rehabilitation of Ogori-Ageva road Yahaya Bello of Kogi on Monday ordered the state works ministry to commence immediate rehabilitation of Ogori-Ageva road in the State Central Senatorial District. The governor gave the order while welcoming some People’s Democratic Party (PDP) defectors led by former Ogori Magongo Local Government Chairman, Mr Gabriel Daudu, […]

Kogi State Assembly Reinstates Two Suspended Local Government Chairmen

Kogi State Assembly Reinstates Two Suspended Local Government Chairmen Kogi State House of Assembly, Wednesday reinstated two Local Government Chairmen who were placed on suspension on allegations of terrorism and electoral violence. The reinstated LG Chairmen are Akaba Joseph, Ajaokuta Local Government and Joseph Salami of Adavi Local Government Speaker of Kogi State House of […]

Police arrest man for k*lling his friend and stealing his new car

Police arrest man for k*lling his friend and stealing his new car Operatives of Kogi State Police Command, have arrested a middle-aged man for killing his friend, Kehinde Ajayi. The suspect was said to have murdered Ajayi on Sunday, July 24, 2022, after which he secretly buried his corpse at his house around Felele, in the […]