Thursday, 8th June 2023

Kogi State

19 Jan 2018
Kogi State governor, Alhaji Yayaha Bello, has promised to end firewood cooking as part of efforts to save lives associated with deaths arising from the inhalation of soot...
16 Jan 2018
The Kogi state Commissioner for agriculture Mr. Kehinde Oloruntoba has disclosed that the State Government will empower over 100,000 persons through engagement...
29 Dec 2017
Sir: It is 10 years since the cold hands of death snatched away, the late Aro of Mopa, a consummate, disciplined and principled politician, Chief Sunday Bolorunduro Awoniyi.
26 Dec 2017
Ahead of the 2019 gubernatorial election, Rep. James Faleke (APC-Lagos) has pledged to rescue Kogi from maladministration. Faleke was the running mate to late Prince Abubakar Audu in the 2015 Kogi governorship election. Addressing newsmen at Ekirin-Ade, his country home in Ijumu Local Government Area of Kogi, the lawmaker said this during a ceremony organised…
24 Dec 2017
The National Rebirth Group (NRG), a non-profit organization with a United Nations consultative status, has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of acting a premeditated script prepared by opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in a bid to stop Kogi Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello from seeking reelection in 2020. NRG’s accusation contained in a statement…
14 Dec 2017
Ogun State yesterday became the latest in the country to record another attack by herdsmen.
12 Dec 2017
Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi has commended the Federal Government and other stakeholders for the completion of three turbines power generation at Geregu Power Plant in the state.
11 Dec 2017
It was jubilation galore yesterday in Kogi State, especially among the media community, as Kolawole Ologbondiyan, who was editor with Thisday newspaper...
9 Dec 2017
A former deputy Governor of Kogi State, Yomi Awoniyi has charged the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to ensure that it sustained its present momentum of cohesion to elect a credible chairman in today’s national convention. Awoniyi told The Guardian in Lokoja in a telephone interview that he felt something positive was about happening in the PDP.…
5 Dec 2017
A trigger-happy police officer in Kogi State allegedly shot dead a polytechnic graduate, Mohammed Ismail, in Ajaokuta Local Council on Sunday.
2 Dec 2017
The Civil Society on HIV in Nigeria (CiSHAN) Kogi State chapter has threatened to march to Kogi State Government House with the corpse of any of its members...
30 Nov 2017
Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has threatened to dethrone any traditional ruler and remove any council chairman if Fulani herdsmen and farmers clash in their domain.


The Oyo State Government is planning on increasing the salaries of workers in the state to ease the effect of fuel subsidy removal on the general public.
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Tupac Shakur's loved ones and relatives united to pay tribute to him with a posthumous star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Wednesday.   recalled that the Guardian had previously reported that the late American rapper had a street named after him in Oakland, after an unanimous vote. Sekyiwa "Set" Shakur, the rapper's sister,…
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The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday passed the bill seeking to mandate the teaching of sexual and gender-based violence in secondary schools across the country.
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European Union (EU) interior ministers meeting Thursday looked to reach an agreement on a long-stalled revision of the bloc's rules to more equally share the hosting of asylum seekers and migrants.
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Katsina State Government says it is ready to partner with United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund  (UNICEF) to end hunger across the 34 LGAs in the state.