Tuesday, 19th October 2021
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Kogi State

1 day ago
Kogi State Government has dared the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to come out with the report of its investigations on the purported N20 billion bailout funds over which a Lagos High Court reportedly...
4 days ago
Kogi State government has said the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) must apologise for embarrassing the state by dragging it to court over a N20 billion bail-out fund. Recall that the commission had told the court that it was no longer interested in pursuing the case after the state government had given its commitment…
5 Oct
Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has vowed to continue demolishing houses and other properties traced to any criminal element in the state.
5 Oct
Information from prison authorities that 114 inmates, out of the 240 who escaped from the Kabba Medium Security Custodial Centre in Kogi State have been rearrested is meant to reassure citizens; but it is not exactly...
19 Sep
Gunmen invaded a place of worship in Kabba, Kogi, on Sunday, killed one person and abducted two worshippers.
16 Sep
South West youths have called on Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State to, as a matter of must, make himself available to run for the 2023 presidential election under the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). The group, operating under the name GYB2PYB Support Group, mobilised thousands of youths across the six states…
3 Sep
Kogi State Government is set to sue the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for allegedly misleading a court to order freezing of its account with a new generation bank.
31 Aug
Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has expressed the state’s readiness to host the 29th edition of the Nigerian Media Merit Award.
26 Aug
Eight persons have been confirmed dead in Kogi State as diarrhoea breaks out in five local councils.
4 Aug
It is no news that President Muhammadu Buhari played host to state governors at his personal residence in Daura, Katsina State, during the Sallah break, including Yahaya Bello of Kogi...
21 Jul
A medical practitioner, who was kidnapped on Monday in Kogi, Dr Solomon Nidiamaka, has regained freedom. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Nidiamaka, of General Hospital, Ugwolawo in Ofu Local Government Area of the state, was kidnapped by unknown gunmen around 8:30 am. from the premises of the hospital. A statement jointly issued…
19 Jul
The abducted first class traditional ruler was released on Saturday evening after five days in captivity. A source close to the palace quoted the traditional ruler as saying that after a very long


1 day ago
Insurgency in Nigeria started precisely in the Northeast and it has already taken over the whole nation as at today with the ongoing attacks on military facilities
1 day ago
Gunmen from a suspected criminal gang attacked a village market in northwest Nigeria's Sokoto state, killing 43 people, the state government said Monday. Heavily armed gangs known locally as bandits have terrorised northwest and central Nigeria for years, raiding and looting villages, but attacks have become even more violent in recent months. "Forty-three people have…
1 day ago
The Japanese government has earmarked 260,000 dollars in its bid towards combating piracy and kidnapping in the Gulf of Guinea (GoG).
1 day ago
Belgian officials announced Monday they had broken up a cocaine smuggling gang, arresting 27 people in a series of raids during which they seized drugs, guns and luxury goods -- including horses.
1 day ago
FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Monday his controversial plans to hold a World Cup every two years will help spread the fund's football generates away from a handful of super clubs.