Ekiti PDP demands explanation on N3b COVID-19 fund
A faction of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ekiti State has demanded explanation from the state governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, over the whereabouts of the over N3 billion allegedly got from...
NDLEA destroys largest cannabis farm in Kogi
Kogi State Command of National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has begun the destruction of the largest farm of cannabis sativa worth about N1.5 billion in Igalamela/Odolu Council of the state.
Bello to retool Kogi youths via culture, tourism
Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has promised to empower youths of the state through massive investment in culture and tourism.
Kogi chapter commends one umbrella body for labour groups
Kogi State Chairman of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Comrade Onuh Edoka, has urged labour leaders in the state to unite in the struggle for better welfare for workers.
Neighbours lament fate of entire family wiped out in Kogi tanker explosion
• State govt, Kogi Poly declare two-day mourning for victims • Lawan, Obaseki mourn More revelations emerged yesterday about Wednesday’s tanker explosion that claimed more than 20 lives at the Felele area of Lokoja, Kogi State capital. Mr Samson, popularly known as Sabere D’owo (making fortunes from fashion designing), had hoped to make this year’s…
Kogi to adopt non-custodial sentences to decongest correctional centres
Acting Chief Judge of Kogi State, Justice Henry Olusiyi, has said the state Judiciary would adopt non-custodial sentences, as well as fast-track dispensation of criminal matters...
NCC activates 112 free emergency call line in Kogi
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has activated the 112 free emergency call number in Kogi State. This was disclosed in a statement by SOLSAN Technology Ventures Limited, the private firm managing the emergency number on behalf of NCC in the state. Shola Ajayi, who signed the statement, said that the emergency number which can be…
Tolulope Arotile: Into battle with copter gunship
Flying officer Tolulope Arotile’s painful death is causing a growing social media gaslighting among Yoruba tribal mob who will not allow her valorous soul to rest in peace.
Gunmen kill 14 villagers, 13 of same family, in Kogi
Gunmen killed 14 villagers in central Nigeria's Kogi state on Wednesday, police said, blaming the attack on communal violence. The night-time attack on Agbudu village in Koton-Karfe area also left six people seriously injured, said state police commissioner Ede Ayuba in a statement. "I was there and I was part of those who picked up…