Kogi REC endorses congress by Bello’s faction
The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Kogi State, Prof. James Apam, has endorsed the congress conducted by the Governor Yahaya Bello-led faction.
Motorcyclist committed suicide, not tortured, says NSCDC
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) yesterday debunked reports that a commercial motorcyclist, Onimisi Ilori was tortured to death by its operatives in Kogi State, while in custody.
Faleke cautions Bello on dangers of arming vigilantes
Deputy governorship candidate in the 2015 elections in Kogi State, James Faleke, has advised Governor Yahaya Bello to tread softly in his quest to set up a vigilance group.
Tolerate all, irrespective of race, for peace and development, Bello urges
Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello has admonished Nigerians to tolerate one another and continue to sacrifice for the greatness of Nigeria, like Jesus Christ do for mankind.
IG removes Kogi CP over escaped suspects
The Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mr Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the immediate removal of the Commissioner of Police in Kogi, Mr Ali Janga. A statement by the Force Spokesman, ACP Jimoh Moshood, issued in Abuja on Wednesday, said the removal followed the escape from custody of two principal suspects and four others whose confession indicted…
Fulani herdsmen kill 32 in Kogi State attack
Fulani herdsmen have killed 32 people in communities in Dekina and Omala Local Government Areas of Kogi State.
Not-Too-Young-To-Run: Women, youth, join Kogi 2019 race
In apparent reaction to passage of the Not-Too-Young-To-Run Bill by the Senate, Kogi State has witnessed an unusual inflow of young citizens into the political arena.
From Kogi state, commendation comes for motherland beckons tourism initiative
Kogi State government has commended Motherland Beckons tourism initiatives, which has seen the founder Otunba Wanle Akinboboye of La Campagne Tropicana Beach Resort spreads his tentacles across Africa and Europe. It would be recalled that the initiative, over a year ago, made an inroad into Kogi State with the building of La Campagne Tropicana River…