‘My father’s death altered Kogi politics’
The death of Prince Abubakar Audu, who was Kogi State’s gubernatorial candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) for the November 2015 election...
‘We’re are being forced out of IDP camps with nowhere to go’
Truly, nobody plans to be homeless and nobody wants to be. But it becomes inevitable in the time of natural disaster, emergency situation or crises.
Telcoms service blackout imminent in Abuja, nine states
A possible blackout of telecommunication services is imminent in Abuja and nine other states. This is following the forceful closure of some telecom sites by Kogi State government. The Association of Licensed Telecommunications Operators of Nigeria (ALTON) Chairman, Gbenga Adebayo, who raised the issue today, listed other states to be affected to include Ekiti, Kwara…
Ofante: giving back to community
Ogwu James Onoja hails from Ofante-Ogugu in Olamaboro Local Government Area of Kogi State. He is a legal practitioner, and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN).
ActionAid tasks government, others on women, child abuse
The Country Director, Actionaid Nigeria, Ene Obi has challenged government, corporate organisations and individuals to check the rising abuse and molestation of women and children in the country.
Egbe: A Jerusalem in Nigeria
All of her life, she had known her grandfather and grandmother’s work in Nigeria. It never occurred to her that she could actually be here to see first hand...
Kogi: Still reeling from effects of primaries
The emergence of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar as presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has brought some life into the party in Kogi State, with a ripple effect on the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state. Wild jubilation greeted Atiku’s announcement in most parts of Kogi State, especially Kogi Central, which…
Wada, Awoniyi, Olafemi say Atiku’s win victory for democracy
Former Governor of Kogi State, Idris Wada and his Deputy, Yomi Awoniyi, have described the emergence of former Vice President Atiku Abukar as victory for democracy.
Mixed reactions trail Silos concession
The Federal Government’s resolve to concession 20 Silos to private sector operators has been greeted with mixed feelings, as farmers...