Kogi State House of Assembly
Family ties, others shape Kogi PDP guber primaries’ contest
All is set for the Kogi State chapter of People's Democratic Party (PDP) to elect its standard-bearer for the November 16, 2019 governorship election.
Kogi deputy governor to sue Bello for withholding salaries since 2017
Kogi State deputy governor, Simon Achuba, has threatened to sue the governor Yahaya Bello for withholding all financial benefits due to his office from 2017 till 2019 if the allowances are not paid within seven days. "In particular, the statutory allocations approved for the office of the Deputy Governor have been withheld by the state…
South Court affirms conviction of ex-Kogi council boss over N1.4b fraud
The Supreme Court of Nigeria, last Friday, dismissed an appeal by Gabriel Daudu, a former member of the Kogi State House of Assembly and former caretaker chairman, Ogori/Magongo Local Government Area...
As political thugs go on the rampage
Political thuggery is on the resurgence and it appears the law enforcement agencies are either unable, or unwilling to confront it. Let it be said with every emphasis that this is dangerous not just for democracy but also for the physical safety of the Nigerian state.
Embattled Kogi speaker, loyalists take over assembly
The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, in a judgment delivered by Justice Nnamdi Dimgba, reinstated the impeached Speaker, Momoh Jimoh Lawal penultimate week.