The rain of accolades have been pouring in for a philanthropic gesture by Natasha Akpoti, who embarked on rehabilitation of Okene-Lampese-Ibillo-Lagos federal road.
31 Jan 2020
Between 1999, the year of return to democracy and the last election held in 2019, the highest number of women representation recorded in the Senate was nine out of 109. This was in 2007.
13 Jan 2020
An Abuja Court of Appeal has dismissed the case filed by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) challenging the inclusion of the governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party
18 Nov 2019
The Kogi State governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Yahaya Bello has been re-elected for a second term. The Returning Officer for the election and Vice-Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, Professor Ibrahim Umar announced the result at the INEC office in Lokoja, the Kogi State capital. APC's Bello won 12 local…
17 Nov 2019
Bookmakers were, yesterday, proven right, when shootings, widespread violence and electoral malpractice took centre stage as Bayelsa and Kogi states went to the polls to elect new governors, and a senator.
16 Nov 2019
The candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) Natasha Akpoti has accused the governor of Kogi State and the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) of using thugs to disrupt the governorship election. "It is unfortunate that the government at hand, with due respect to the APC candidate, Yahaya Bello, has decided to take…
11 Nov 2019
• Bello warns opposition over rigging The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has foreclosed the postponement of the Kogi State governorship election scheduled for Saturday, November 16, 2019. Chief Press Secretary (CPS) to the INEC chairman, Rotimi Oyekanmi, disclosed this yesterday in an interview with The Guardian in Abuja. This was in reaction to the…
10 Nov 2019
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said it might appeal to the Abuja Federal High Court ruling, which ordered the Commission to restore Mrs. Natasha Akpoti of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) as a candidate in the November 16 governorship election in Kogi State.
10 Nov 2019
Kogi State governorship election is about to face the prospect of yet another postponement in the life of the current electoral umpires. If the statement of the candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP)...
15 Oct 2019
A governorship aspirant in Kogi State, Natasha Akpoti, has prayed a Federal High Court in Abuja to disqualify Governor Yahaya Bello as a candidate in the November 16 governorship election.
6 Oct 2019
The Kogi State chapter of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) and the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) are presently locked in a legal battle over the decision...
3 Sep 2019
Ahead of Kogi State gubernatorial election scheduled to hold on November 16, some stakeholders have expressed interest to join force with African Democratic Congress (ADC) to oust the ruling All Progressives...