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Kogi State

3 Sep
No fewer than 45 persons were involved in an accident involving a luxury bus on Saturday at Ejule- Ochadamu road in Kogi.
7 Aug
Two expatriates, two company drivers and two Police Inspectors were sent to their early graves, on Friday night, during an ambush on the West African Ceramic Company, Ajaokuta, Kogi State, by gunmen.
21 Jul
When recent political events in Nigeria are enumerated, and the personalities that shaped these happenings are considered in proper perspectives, one name that would strike significant reckoning is Yahaya Adoza Bello, governor of the confluence state...
16 Jul
The Catholic Diocese of Idah in Kogi State has denied endorsing a Muslim-Muslim ticket or the emergence of Kashim Shettima as the running mate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential flag bearer, Bola Tinubu. Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Idah, Most Rev. Fr., Anthony Adaji disclosed during a priestly ordination that viral reports…
25 Jun
Early hours of yesterday, unknown gunmen attacked the Police Area Command office at Eika-Ohizenyi in Okehi Local Lovernment Area of Kogi State with explosives, where the attackers reportedly killed a police officer on duty, Mr. Jibril, popularly known as ‘yellow.’
7 Jun
Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has warned the All Progressives Congress (APC) against excluding his name on the ballot for the scheduled convention to pick the party's presidential flag bearer for the 2023 election, saying the decision will be a recipe for trouble. The Kogi state governor, who is one of the 23 aspirants…
5 Jun
When Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state initially expressed interest in the 2023 presidential election under the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), saying he has what it takes to transform Nigeria, not many politicians took him seriously.
13 May
All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential aspirant, Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, has said he would not be intimidated by any aspirant to step down from the race.
5 May
Again, women in their numbers converged on Akure, the capital of Ondo State, to demonstrate their support for the candidacy of Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State in the 2023 presidential election.
5 May
Justice Nicodemus Awulu of Lokoja High Court has adjourned further hearing on the suit challenging the appointment of Abubakar Ahmed Yakubu as Ejeh of Ankpa till May 23, 2022.
2 May
Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has asked the organised labour in the state to see the government as a partner in progress and not an antagonist.
21 Apr
Coalition of Political Parties (CPP) in Kogi State has warned political parties and other stakeholders against imposition of candidates in the 2023 general elections.


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No fewer than 5,235, out of estimated two million, women living with obstetric fistula worldwide, have been treated by Medecins Sans Frontiers (MSF), also known as Doctors Without Borders, in Jahun General Hospital, Jigawa State, in the last 14 years. Disclosing this, yesterday, in Dutse, MSF called for concerted efforts to help reintegrate affected women…
27 mins ago
Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno State has unveiled the plan to construct new flyovers and roads in Maiduguri to ease commuting in the metropolis. The project comprises the construction of two flyovers at Borno Express junction and Westend Roundabout as well as dual carriageway from Shehu’s roundabout to Songhai. Zulum disclosed this, yesterday, in Maiduguri,…
32 mins ago
A High Court in Kaduna has ordered the forfeiture of the properties of Kaduna State Road Agency (KADRA) for failure to pay some indigenous contractors. In her judement, Justice Binta Zubairu ordered the defendants to pay the plaintiffs N254,405,169.50 being the aggregate sum owed by the defendants in respect of drainage work valuation Batch 2…
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Shamudeen Bada, a witness, has told Kwara State High Court how men of the Intelligence Response Team (IRT) of the Inspector-General of police (IGP) led by DCP Abba Kyari tortured them to implicate former Senate President, Bukola Saraki, in the April 5, 2018 Offa robbery incident. Bada, who is a former Vice Chairman of Irepodun…
1 day ago
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