Tag: kogi State

Kogi Confirms 9 Cases of Lassa fever, 4 Deaths

Henry Solomon- February 9, 2020

The Kogi State Ministry of Health has confirmed nine cases of Lassa fever with four deaths recorded since the outbreak of the deadly disease in ... Read More

President Buhari Awaits Investigation Report on Murdered Kogi PDP Women Leader

Tanimu- November 24, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari expects scrupulous investigation into the heinous murder of Madam Achejuh Abuh, Woman Leader of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Wada/Aro campaign ... Read More

President Buhari Congratulates Yahaya Bello on Re-Election

Tanimu- November 18, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State on his re-election in the November 16 gubernatorial poll. The President describes the election and ... Read More

Update: Result Collated in Bayelsa Governorship Election

Henry Solomon- November 17, 2019

SAGBAMA LGA AAC 15APC 7,831PDM 27PDP 60,339 NEMBE LGA ACCORD 261 APC 83,041 PDP 874 KOLOKUMA/OPOKUMA LGA ACCORD 69APC 8,934 PDP 15,360 BRASS LGA ACCORD ... Read More

#KogiElect2019: Voter Registration/PVC Collection Stats by Local Governments in Kogi

Henry Solomon- November 13, 2019

Registered Voters by LGA Adavi 105,906 Ajaokuta 73,836 Ankpa 142,912 Bassa 58,892 Dekina 166,165 Ibaji 76,575 Idah 56,743 Igalamela /Odulu 65,129 Ijumu 59,578 Kabba/Bunu 74,789 ... Read More

#KogiElect2019: Key Demographics for Kogi Governorship Polls

Henry Solomon- November 13, 2019

As it is few days to the Kogi governorship election, there key demographics that could come into play in the November 16 polls. There 24 ... Read More

#KogiElect2019: List of Governorship Candidates for Kogi Election

Henry Solomon- November 13, 2019

It is three days to go for November 16 Kogi state 2019 Governorship election. To know the name and party for each candidate for the ... Read More

Election: Kogi declares public holiday for schools

Abdul Jimoh- November 12, 2019

The Kogi State Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, has declared Friday, Nov. 15, as a public holiday for all schools in the state. A ... Read More

Kogi State Deputy Governor, Achuba Impeached

Henry Solomon- October 18, 2019

The Deputy Governor of Kogi, Mr Simon Achuba, has been impeached. Mr Achuba was impeached by members of the Kogi State House of Assembly on ... Read More

Gov Bello Appoints New Chief Of Staff, DG Protocol

Abdul Jimoh- October 16, 2019

Consequent upon the resignation of former Chief of Staff to Kogi State Governor, Chief Edward David Onoja, His Excellency, Yahaya Bello has approved the appointment ... Read More

Buhari Meets Oshiohmole, Bello at Aso Rock

Henry Solomon- September 6, 2019

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met behind closed doors with the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiohmole, at the Presidential ... Read More

INEC Fixes Kogi, Bayelsa Gov Polls for November 2

admin- April 10, 2019

The electoral body in a statement yesterday by its National Commissioner and Chairman Voter Education and Publicity, Mr. Festus Okoye, said the official notice for ... Read More

Troops Neutralise One, Arrest 5 Suspected Armed Robbers

Henry Solomon- July 31, 2018

Nigerian soldiers have arrested five robbery suspects at Felele, along Lokoja – Okene highway. According to a statement by Brig.-Gen Texas Chukwu, the army spokesman, ... Read More

Dino Melaye Docked, Granted N5m Bail

Henry Solomon- July 25, 2018

Senator Dino Melaye was on Wednesday arraigned in an FCT High Court, Apo, on a six-count charge, bordering on attempted suicide, attempt to escape from ... Read More

Catholic Church in Kogi Trains 130 Community Leaders on Improved Water Supply, Sanitation

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2018

The Catholic Diocese of Lokoja has trained 130 community leaders on how to improve water, sanitation and hygiene infrastructure in their various communities. Rev. Fr. ... Read More

Senator Dino Melaye Granted Bail by Kogi High Court

Henry Solomon- May 16, 2018

A Kogi High Court sitting in Lokoja on Wednesday granted bail to Dino Melaye standing trial over alleged criminal conspiracy, illegal possession and dealing in ... Read More

2019: Aledare formally declares for Kogi Assembly

admin- April 6, 2018

Aledare (R) presenting his letter to contest the Kogi state assembly election for Kabba-Bunu constituency Hon Akinwale Samuel Aledare has formally declared to run for ... Read More

Police to arraign Dino Melaye, 4 rearrested suspects May 10

inno.korie- April 3, 2018

The Nigeria Police Force said it would arraign Sen. Dino Melaye and the four suspects rearrested for alleged conspiracy and unlawful possession of prohibited firearms ... Read More

House to Hold Sectoral Debate on Ajaokuta Steel Company

Tanimu- February 25, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: The House of Representatives will on Thursday, resume its sectoral debates, with special focus on the steel sector, and specifically, on how ... Read More

FADAMA III AF Trains Farmers in Kogi in New Farming Technology

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 29, 2018

The FADAMA III Additional Financing (AFII) programme has started training farmers in Kogi on how to use simple farming technology to boost agriculture. Ms Josephine ... Read More