Tag: Kogi

COVID-19 won’t hinder our development strides in Kogi – BELLO

Abdul Jimoh- January 1, 2021

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has assured citizens that the ongoing developmental strides across the state will be sustained by his administration notwithstanding the much ... Read More

Gov. Bello signs 130B 2021 budget into law, assures of maximum implementation

Abdul Jimoh- December 31, 2020

...sign 5 other bills into law Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has on Wednesday signed into law the 2021 budget appropriation into law, where he ... Read More

Kogi Govt. proposes 20% of Annual Budget for Education Sector

Abdul Jimoh- November 13, 2020

Kogi Government has proposed a 20 per cent allocation to the education sector out of the state’s 2021 annual budget. The state’s Commissioner for Education, ... Read More

NGOs sensitise Kogi CCT households on grievance redress mechanism

Abdul Jimoh- September 11, 2020

Some Non Governmental Organisations  (NGOs) have sensitised the Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) beneficiaries in Kogi on Grievance Redress Mechanism (GRM) to ensure transparency and accountability ... Read More

Kogi to commence implementation of CONMESS September – Commissioner

Abdul Jimoh- September 11, 2020

Kogi Government says all is set for the implementation of the Revised Consolidated Medical Salary Structure (CONMESS) of 2014 from September as part of measures ... Read More

Kogi judiciary set to automate filing of court processes

Abdul Jimoh- September 11, 2020

Acting Chief Judge of Kogi, Justice Henry Olusiyi said on Friday that the state Judiciary was working towards automating the filing of court processes to ... Read More

Supreme Court reserves judgement in the appeal against Kogi governor

Abdul Jimoh- August 25, 2020

The Supreme Court has adjourned judgment to 31st August in the appeal filed by the Peoples Democratic Party PDP challenging the election of Governor Yahaya ... Read More

Kogi CJ lauds Gov Bello for establishing citizens’ Rights Commission

Abdul Jimoh- August 14, 2020

The Acting Chief Judge of Kogi, Justice Henry Olusiyi, has commended Gov. Yahaya Bello for establishing the Office of the Public Defender and Citizens’ Rights ... Read More

Kogi lauds FG’s establishment of technology innovation centre in KSU

Abdul Jimoh- August 11, 2020

The Kogi Government has commended the Federal Government through the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy for establishing an Information Technology Innovation Centre at Kogi ... Read More

Buhari Mourns First Female Combat Helicopter Pilot, Tolulope Arotile

Henry Solomon- July 15, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed shock and sadness over the passing of Flying Officer, Tolulope Arotile, and condoled with her family on the loss of ... Read More

Kogi Govt. approves construction, reticulation of Osara Water Scheme

Abdul Jimoh- July 14, 2020

The Kogi Government has announced the approval for the construction, reticulation and management of the Osara Potable Water Scheme. The State Government has also presented ... Read More

Insecurity : IGP approves two units of mobile police force for Kogi

Abdul Jimoh- July 14, 2020

The Inspector -General of Police, Mr Muhammed Adamu, has approved the establishment of two new mobile police force units in Kabba and Okene areas of ... Read More

COVID-19: NGOs distribute food items, face masks to communities in Kogi

Abdul Jimoh- June 22, 2020

Dual Care and HIV Prevention Initiative (DCI), an NGO, in collaboration with the Aids Healthcare Foundation (AHF), have distributed food items and face masks to ... Read More

Kogi Govt. donates N10m toward burial of slain police officers

Abdul Jimoh- June 8, 2020

Kogi Government has donated N10 million toward the burial of eight police officers and two civilians killed during the June 4 robbery attack in Isanlu, ... Read More

COVID-19: Foundation donates N1 million to vulnerable widows, women in Kogi

Abdul Jimoh- April 6, 2020

An NGO, Doyin and Susan Foundation, on Monday donated N1 million to less-privileged widows and women in some rural communities in Isanlu, Yagba East Local ... Read More

COVID-19: Kogi government orders closure of schools, bans gathering of over 30 people

Abdul Jimoh- March 20, 2020

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has ordered the closure of public and private schools (tertiary, secondary and primary) in the state indefinitely as measures in ... Read More

House Of Reps Member Presents Bill On Private Schools Fees Regulation

Abdul Jimoh- December 10, 2019

A member representing Kogi Central House of Representative Hon. Tijani Damisa has presented six Bills on the floor of the House for first reading. The ... Read More

Collation, Counting Commences in Bayelsa and Kogi

Henry Solomon- November 16, 2019

Collation and counting of results is ongoing in Bayelsa and Kogi states governorship elections respectively as voting ended at 2pm. Reports by our correspondents say ... Read More

#KogiElect; Yahaya Bello, Wife vote in Okene

Abdul Jimoh- November 16, 2019

The governorship election in Kogi State has commenced with Gov. Yahaya Bello who is seeking re-election casting his vote at his Upogoro-Odenku Ward in Okene ... Read More

Work Commences on FG Erosion Control Project in Kogi-Site engineer

Suleiman Idris- July 2, 2019

(NAN) Federal Government says it has commenced work on the control and reclamation of gully erosion sites in Dekina town in Kogi, Mr Babangida Seidu, ... Read More