Thursday, 7th December 2023


28 Nov
As the Kogi State governorship contest shifts to the tribunal, the All Progressives Congress (APC) Governorship Campaign Council has called on the general public to hold the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in the state responsible, should anything untoward happens to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) office in Lokoja.
26 Nov
. Says SDP alerting public to its face-saving sinister motive . Calls on security agencies to fortify security around INEC offices The Kogi State All Progressives Governorship Campaign Council has called on the general public to hold the Social Democratic Party in the state responsible if anything untoward happens to the Independent National Electoral Commission's…
25 Nov
The Governorship Election Petition Tribunal in Kogi has given INEC 48 hours to issue certified copies of electoral materials on the Nov. 11 off-cycle election in the state to the Social Democratic Party (SDP).
11 Nov
The candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in the ongoing governorship election in Kogi State, Muritala Ajaka, has alleged that the results sheets in collation centres were missing in Ogori Magongo area of the state.
1 Nov
Regrettably, we live in a society where history is not accorded pride of place.
1 Nov
Kogi State Governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) Alhaji Muritala Yakubu Ajaka has described the declaration of Natasha Akpoti-Uduaghan as the legitimately elected Senator of state's Central Senatorial District as a good omen for Kogi state.
26 Oct
The Kogi Governorship Candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Alhaji Murtala Yakubu Ajaka, has congratulated President Bola Ahmed Tinubu on the affirmation of his election on Thursday. In his congratulatory message, Ajaka said the apex court has indeed validated the mandate given to President Tinubu in it's unanimous verdict, which dismissed all the issues…
26 Oct
As the Kogi state governorship poll draws closer, scores former Kogi state House of Assembly members have thrown their weights behind the candidacy of Mr Muritala Yakubu Ajaka of the social democratic party (SDP).
25 Oct
Presidential candidate of Social Democratic Party (SDP) in this year’s general elections, Prince Adewole Adebayo, has cautioned Israel against inflicting collateral damage on the entire Gaza in its reprisal on suspected Hamas structures.
19 Oct
Stakeholders in Kogi State, especially those from Kogi East, have condemned the alleged instigation of violence in the senatorial district by the Governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party, Muritala Yakubu, saying it is capable of disenfranchising voters in the zone and working against serious contenders from Kogi East.
19 Oct
The convoy of Murtala Ajaka, the Social Democratic Party (SDP) governorship candidate in Kogi State, was ambushed by gunmen, according to reports. It was gathered that the campaign convoy was ambushed while returning from Ogori Magongo where Ajaka went for consultation with relevant stakeholders in the town. One of the gunmen was arrested by security…
3 Oct
The Kogi State All Progressives Congress Campaign Council has reiterated its call on security agencies to bring the killers of a female APC supporter to book, while also calling the attention of the public to what it described as the latest lies that had been concocted by the Social Democratic Party on the matter.


14 mins ago
Senate President, Sen. Godswill Akpabio, says the 10th National Assembly will give priority to bills and laws concerning Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) to ensure their inclusivity in the affairs of the country.
27 mins ago
Further strengthening its presence in the Nigeria market, Hero MotoCorp, the world’s largest manufacturer of motorcycles and scooters, has partnered with Tolaram Group, as its new distributor in the country.
40 mins ago
Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, Beta Edu, has raised concern over what she described as the insufficient allocation of funds to the disability commission in the 2024 budget.
41 mins ago
National President, Association for Formidable Educational Development (AFED), Emmanuel Orji Kanu, has emphasised the need for continuous teachers’ training programmes to position them for 21st century challenges. Kanu, who spoke with journalists on the sideline of the convocation ceremony for 124 graduates of Buckingham University, United Kingdom, Diploma programme, said educators must be constantly trained…
53 mins ago
A Professor of Entrepreneurship and Strategic Studies, University of Lagos (UNILAG), Sunday Adebisi, has appealed to government at all levels to make significant investment in entrepreneurship, saying it is fundamental to the growth of any nation’s economy.
1 hour ago
About 15,000 Nigerians will be graduating from the first phase of Project Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Maximisation. TVET Maximisation, a Federal Government-funded initiative, is a programme aimed at equipping young Nigerians with the needed skills necessary for economic independence. Director, Technical and Vocational Skills Training Department, Industrial Training Fund (ITF), Mr James…
1 hour ago
Experts in the education sector have called on the federal and state governments, as well as stakeholders to invest in digital infrastructure to deepen the adoption of blended learning in schools
1 hour ago
Six Computer Science Students of Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti (ABUAD), won at the 2023 edition of TechXPlore, a tech convention involving 10 federal and private universities in Nigeria. The Federal institutions include University of Ilorin, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta and University of Lagos, while the private institutions are ABUAD, Babcock University, Ilisan-Remo, Bells University,…
1 hour ago
Vice Chairman, Verdant Zeal Group, Dr Tunji Olugbodi, has pointed out that collaboration between industry and academia is crucial to addressing low productivity and poor economic growth. While lamenting the slow transmission of research work into marketable products, Olugbodi said collaboration between the two sectors would enhance innovation and development. Olugbodi, an alumnus of Olabisi…
1 hour ago
Barely two weeks after Oyo State governor, ‘Seyi Makinde, promised the kick-start of the rehabilitation and reconstruction of internal roads in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, the state has approved contracts for the construction and rehabilitation of inner roads within Ibadan metropolis totaling 84.75km