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6 Feb
Yomi Awoniyi, who was deputy to the immediate past governor of the state, Capt Idris Wada, made the declaration after he picked nomination and expression of intent forms for the gubernatorial primary of the PDP, scheduled for April 14 to 16, 2023.
27 Oct 2022
Governor Yahaya Bello and All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu are attending the 2022 Kabba Day event holding November 5 at the Kabba Township Stadium,...
5 Oct 2022
Kogi State House of Assembly has directed a former governor of the state, Alhaji Ibrahim Idris, to appear before its adhoc committee investigating alleged revenue shortchange by some companies operating in the state.
15 Jul 2021
The Yoruba self-determination group, Ilana Omo Oodua, led by Prof. Banji Akintoye, said the International Criminal Court (ICC) had on Tuesday formally acknowledged receipt of the 27-page petition it filed along with Yoruba activist...
2 Feb 2021
Intensive lobbying and pressure have been mounted on the presidency over who becomes the next Inspector General of Police (IGP). This is the following expectation that the current police boss
10 Oct 2019
The Nigeria Police Force on Thursday says it has deployed 25,000 policemen for the Nov. 16, Kogi governorship election. The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, represented by DIG Operations, Abdulmajid Ali, said this...
8 Sep 2019
The emergence of Governor Yahaya Bello as the flag bearer of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Kogi State governorship election come November 16, may not have surprised many, as the indirect primary election mode adopted by the APC favours the incumbent.
1 Sep 2019
Eldest son of the state leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi, and two-time governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Idris, Abubakar Idris is in contention for the PDP governorship ticket But his father’s name haunts him. 
7 Apr 2019
Former Governor of Kogi State and leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the state, Alhaji Ibrahim Idris, has refuted rumour that he has resigned from the party and quit partisan politics.
22 Jan 2019
I have heard some very kind words said about the new Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mr. Mohammed Adamu. And of course for the entire period that the last IGP, Mr. Ibrahim Idris was in office a load of nasty things had also been said about his character and lack of professionalism. Actually he started…
15 Jan 2019
In compliance with the Nigeria Police Service Commission, Nigeria's Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ibrahim Idris on Tuesday retired from active service after reaching the statutory retirement age of 60. Ibrahim Idris was appointed IGP position by President Muhammadu Buhari on 21 March 2016. He replaced Solomon Arase, who retired from service after reaching age…
15 Jan 2019
Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday named Mohammed Adamu as the acting inspector general of police following the statutory retirement of Ibrahim Idris. Idris, who retired after 35 years of active service, was appointed IGP on 21 March 2016. He replaced Solomon Arase. Until his appointment, Adamu was an assistant inspector-general of police. Details later.


14 mins ago
Governor Chukwuma Soludo of Anambra State announced free and compulsory education from nursery to Junior Secondary School (JSS 3) in public schools in the state.
28 mins ago
Nigeria’s Super Eagles have been placed in Pot 2 ahead of the draw for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations in Côte d’Ivoire. The Confederation of African Football (CAF) revealed the pots on Thursday. Other teams also placed in Pot 2 alongside the Super Eagles are Cameroon, Ghana, Mali, Burkina, Ghana and DR Congo. This…
45 mins ago
The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Barrister Nyesom Wike, has approved the revocation of 165 plots of Land in the serviced Districts of the Federal Capital City over non-development. Director of Information and Communication, in the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), Muhammad Hazat Sule. The notice for the revocation as compiled by the Land…
47 mins ago
.Seeks more enlightenment from Mining Cadastre DG .Vows to eliminate illegal mining .Kaduna heavily endowed with minerals, says Nkom Kaduna State House Assembly, on Thursday, backed the federal government move to shifts focus from oils producing nation to solid minerals for sustainable and inclusive economic growth. They also called on the Director-General of the Nigeria…
47 mins ago
The Lagos State Police Command confirmed on Thursday night that the autopsy carried out on the late Afrobeats musician, Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, known as Mohbad, has been concluded.