Lokoja tanker explosion: FRSC boss commiserates with victims
The Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, has commiserated with the victims of Wednesday’s tanker explosion in Felele area of Lokoja, Kogi capital.
7 school children, 16 others die in Kogi fuel tanker fire
Twenty-three people, including seven school children, have died in a fuel tanker fire accident which occurred at Felele area of Lokoja,Kogi, in the early hours of Wednesday.
Protesters attack FMC Lokoja as woman gives birth unattended
Protesters yesterday morning attacked the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Lokoja, Kogi State, destroyed the administrative block and carted away money
Eight die, seven injured in Lokoja accident
No fewer than eight persons yesterday morning lost their lives while seven sustained various degrees of injury when the brake of a trailer laden with petrol failed and it rammed into vehicles.
8 dead, 7 injured as petrol tanker crush 3 cars, 4 tricycles in Lokoja
No fewer than eight persons lost their lives with 7 others injured after a trailer conveying petrol products had a brake failure. The accident involving 4 Tricycles, 2 motorcycles 3 Cars and a bus occurred at Felele community along Lokoja-Abuja highway. An eye witness, who identified himself as Moses Johnson, told our correspondent that the…
SDP boss battered as INEC, stakeholders’ meeting in Lokoja turns violent
The meeting called by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Lokoja, Kogi State, to sensitise stakeholders on preparation for the November 16 governorship election, turned violent as suspected political thugs invaded the meeting causing serious uproar.
Deplorable state of federal roads in Kogi State
It has been hellish for motorists and passengers travelling along Lokoja -Okene-Lagos-Abuja expressway, connecting the Southwest.
Resumption: Kogi government satisfied with teachers’ attendance
Kogi Government on Monday expressed satisfaction over the impressive attendance of teachers in the state as schools resumed for the first term 2019/2020 academic activities.
Group urges truce in Bello, Achuba dispute
A socio-political group, Concerned Idah Federal Constituency Movement, has appealed to Governor Yahaya Bello to open the door of reconciliation between him and his estranged deputy, Elder Simon Achuba, to address the political imbalance.