Reinventing tourism potential of Ogidi’s New Yam Festival
Recently, Ogidi community in Kogi State was agog in festivities, as the village hosted this year’s New Yam Festival. Held amidst drama, spectacle and fanfare, it was an event that many wouldn’t forget in a hurry. The weeklong event is celebrated yearly with cultural performances, presentation of new yam, chieftaincy investitures and awards. Other activities…
Audu Faleke group shuns Bello’s reconciliation committee, sets for mass defection
Members of the Audu/Faleke faction of the Kogi State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), in Kabba-Bunu local government area of the state have dissociated themselves...
Why I killed prostitute for ritual, by Kogi pastor
The embattled Pastor of Voice of Canaan Church, Cherubim and Seraphim, Azuri-Okene, in Adavi Local Government Area of Kogi State, Otaru Olusegun...
Enrollees at NIMC in Kogi raise alarm over extortion
Enrollees seeking to obtain the National Identity Cards at the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) centres in Kogi State have raised alarm over alleged subtle extortion by registration officials.
Man of ‘God’, two others in the web for ritual killing in Kogi
This may not be the best of times for the Voice of Canaan Temple C&S Aladura Church, Ozuri, in Adavi LGA in Kogi State, as it’s acclaimed Pastor Oluwasegun Otaru has been nabbed for allegedly killing one sex worker at a popular Hotel; Hollywood in Adavi LGA.
Kogi REC seeks thumb-printing in recall of lawmakers
The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) for Kogi State, Professor James Apam, says thumb-printing verification should be made one of the criteria for commencement of the recall of a sitting legislator.
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.
How move to recall Dino Melaye failed
The move to recall Senator Dino Melaye by his supposed constituents in Kogi West senatorial district has failed.
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.