Friday, 8th December 2023

Ahmed Usman Ododo

30 Nov
The Hon. Minister of Works, Engr Dave Umahi, has disclosed that his ministry has received express approval from the presidency to commence federal roads construction/rehabilitation in Kogi State. He also outlined the modalities being explored to expedite the works without delay. Umahi spoke during a visit to him by the Kogi State Governor, His Excellency…
14 Nov
Civil society organisation, YIAGA Africa has endorsed the victory of Mr Ahmed Usman Ododo of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Kogi state governorship poll held on Saturday. YIAGA Africa, which deployed observers and the Process and Results Verification for Transparency (PRVT) methodology to observe the election, said the outcome of the poll…
8 Nov
On November 11, 2023, Kogi State faces a pivotal decision as its citizens head to the polls to elect their next governor. Alhaji Ahmed Usman Ododo, the flag-bearer of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), is vying for the position with a vision of Continuity and Consolidation. The question then is whether the incumbent Governor…
8 Nov
A careful analysis of the health sector before the advent of Governor Yahaya Bello’s administration shows that the sector was characterized by gross inadequate healthcare facilities exemplified by the insufficient number of healthcare facilities, poor infrastructure, inadequate manpower, and an almost non-existent drug supply.
6 Nov
The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the November 11, 2023 election in Kogi State, Ahmed Usman Ododo, has assured the Fulani community that he would sustain and improve on the peaceful coexistence between the Fulani....
27 Oct
The forum of former members of Kogi State House of Assembly, yesterday, unanimously declared support for the governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Ahmed Usman Ododo, for the November 11, 2023 gubernatorial election in the state
16 Oct
All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for the November 11 governorship election in Kogi State, Ahmed Usman Ododo, in this interview with RALPH OMOLOLU AGBANA, spoke on factors likely to determine the chances of the ruling party against the opposition in the election, among other issues. What informed your aspiration to succeed your boss, Governor Yahaya…
18 Aug
The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Friday rejected an appeal made by Senator Smart Adeyemi, seeking to invalidate the All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship primary election in Kogi State. This primary election resulted in Ahmed Usman Ododo being selected as the party’s candidate for the upcoming November 11 election. The Court of Appeal ruled…
9 Aug
The Christian Association of Nigeria, Kogi State Chapter, has thrown its support behind the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Alh. Ahmed Usman Ododo.
16 Apr
The All Progressive Congress (APC), Kogi State governorship candidate, Alhaji Ahmed Usman Ododo has said that the task of leading his party to victory in the next governorship is a herculean one, but it is a task that must be accomplished by the grace of God.
15 Apr
The candidature of Ahmed Usman Ododo as the flag bearer of the All Progressives Congress in the Kogi State governorship election, scheduled for November 11, has been ratified by a special Congress of the party, as stipulated in the guidelines for the primary election, which held on Friday. The special congress, presided over by the…


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L-R: Adam Elhiraika, Director, Macroeconomics and Governance Department, ECA; Kevin Urama, Chief Economist and Vice President, AfDB; Matthias Naab, Director, Regional Service Centre, UNDP Regional Office for Africa, at the AEC 2023 closing ceremony. ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, 8 December 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- The African Economic Conference has ended with a call to African nations to invest in…
11 mins ago
The Allied Peoples Movement (APM) on Friday in Osogbo urged Osun’s Gov. Ademola Adeleke to reinstate the suspended Chief Judge, Justice Adepele Ojo, in recognition of Thursday’s decision by the National Judicial Council (NJC).
24 mins ago
The Jigawa Government has approved N173 million for the provision of solar mini grid at Dutse General Hospital in Dutse Local Government Area of the state. This is contained in a statement issued by Mr Sagir Musa, the Commissioner for Information, Youths, Sports and Culture on Friday in Dutse. Musa said that the State Executive…
29 mins ago
The flagbearer of the Labour Party (LP) during the 2023 presidential election, Peter Obi, has congratulated Victor Osimhen for winning the AIC Serie A Footballer of the Year Award.
39 mins ago
Mr Dotun Babayemi, a Chieftain of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun, on Friday launched a cooperative society called ”Atunto Osun”, with a primary target of assisting petty traders in the state. Babayemi while unveiling Atunto Osun Cooperative Society in Osogbo, said that the cooperative would assist small scale business owners to expand their businesses…
40 mins ago
Kevin Akpoguma is suspended for Hoffenheim's German Bundesliga match against VfL Bochum at the PreZero Arena on Friday night as a result of his accumulation of yellow cards.
46 mins ago
The National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI) and the Rural Electrification Agency (REA) of Nigeria have sealed a $150m battery manufacturing deal with a Chinese firm.
54 mins ago
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Anambra State Command, has arrested a syndicate of four persons for vandalizing electricity armoured cable powering the Chinua Achebe International Airport, Umueri.The suspects who specialize in vandalizing armoured cables and other electrical installations were arrested by operatives of the Corps on Nov. 4, 2023.
1 hour ago
World leaders called for calm Thursday as Venezuela decried joint US-Guyana military exercises as a "provocation" and vowed to push ahead with the "recovery" of an oil-rich region both neighbors claim as their own.
1 hour ago
Spanish and Barcelona fullback, Alejandro Balde has picked his most listen to songs over the year, with Nigeria’s afrobeat stars, Burnaboy, and Davido among his too five hits. Spotify’s analysis shows the Barcelona defender listen to five songs for over 20,264 minutes all year round. The other songs on the top five includes,  Lil Baby,…