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Simon Achuba

14 Apr 2019
The current face-off between Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State and the state Chief Judge, Justice Nasir Ajanah is again putting the state in the spotlight. The disagreement between the two kinsmen from Kogi Central Senatorial district has brought to the fore the many illegalities that have become the state government’s hallmark. First was the…
24 Feb 2019
The All Progressives Congress (APC) government in Kogi may be at wits end, what with the recent washing of dirty linens in the public, brought about by the cold war between Governor Yahaya Bello and his Deputy, Simon Achuba.
19 Feb 2019
Security details of Kogi State deputy governor, Simon Achuba, have been restored. Achuba had raised the alarm that his life, that of his family and his aides were in danger following the withdrawal of his aide-de-camp (ADC), police orderly and other security details on the eve of the botched February 16 election, while he was…
18 Feb 2019
Deputy governor of Kogi State, Simon Achuba, has raised the alarm over threat to his life, as his security details were withdrawn without any cogent reason.He appealed to the Inspector General of Police (IGP) to wade into the matter.
16 Dec 2018
There is a cold war between Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello and his deputy, Simon Achuba. On January 27, 2016 Governor Bello was inaugurated without a deputy at first.
25 Oct 2018
Close watchers in Kogi State have alleged strained relationship between Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello and his deputy, Simon Achuba.
30 Sep 2017
The Kogi Dtate Deputy Governor Mr. Simon Achuba, has cleared his boss Governor Yahaya Bello, of the allegations that he was behind the recalled process of senator Dino Melaye, initiated by his constituency.
8 Aug 2016
The Executive Secretary of Kogi State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Ayegba Alhassan, has raised the alarm over the rising level of River Niger and Benue in Lokoja, asking people living ...


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