Over 50 die of strange disease in Kogi, Assembly seeks for help
The Kogi House of Assembly has called on State and Federal Ministries of Health to unravel the cause of the strange disease which has killed 50 persons in Olamaboro Local Government Area of the state.
Cost of living at crisis point
Nigeria's inflation rate jumped to 14.23 per cent, year-on-year, in October on the back of escalating food prices and a protracted crisis in the foreign exchange (FOREX) market...
Kogi Government proposes 20% of annual budget for education sector
Kogi Government has proposed a 20 per cent allocation to the education sector out of the state’s 2021 annual budget. The state’s Commissioner for Education, Science, and Technology, Hon. Wemi Jones, disclosed this when a team from the Federal Education Qualify Assurance Service paid a courtesy visit on Friday in Lokoja. According to Jones, Gov.…
Time to go for concrete roads!
A recent suggestion by a leading player in the production of cement for the adoption of cement for road construction in Nigeria should not be treated as another flash in the pan
Two abducted doctors regain freedom in Kogi
Four students, teacher freed in Kaduna after ransom Two medical doctors abducted by gunmen in the eastern part of Kogi State last week have regained their freedom. They are Dr. Ebiloma Aduku of Zonal Hospital, Ankpa, and Dr. Ejike Mgbeahurike of Christ the King Hospital, Anyigba. While the former was reportedly whisked away at Ankpa…
Lagos East Senatorial bye-election replays Kogi, tests INEC, judiciary
The recent case of double registration instituted against Tokunbo Abiru, the senatorial candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) for the October 31 Lagos East bye-election by Babatunde Gbadamosi
‘HYPPADEC Commission to take-off soon’
The Federal Government says it has set machinery in motion to ensure the swift take-off of the Hydroelectric Power Producing Areas Development Commission (HYPPADEC), which aims to address the recurring challenge of flooding. Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, who disclosed this in Argungu, Kebbi State during his sympathy visit to the state…
Kogi Govt declares two-day mourning for victims of tanker explosion
Kogi Government has declared a two-day mourning as a mark of respect for the 23 victims of Wednesday’s tanker explosion in Felele, Lokoja.
Minister condoles Kogi Government over inferno
The FCT Minister of State, Dr Ramatu Aliyu, on Wednesday, condoled with the government and people of Kogi over the accident that claimed the lives of 30 people, most of them schoolchildren.