Political News

APC Gov Delegates

APC Gov Primaries Update

The much awaited governorship primary election of the All Progressives Congress, APC, is underway in Lokoja, Kogi State capital. The long process of accrediting delegates for the election started around 10 am in the morning and lasted for several hours. Total number of accredited delegates: 3,044 According to the Chief Returning Officer for the election,

Senator Mohammed Salami Ohiare 2

Tribunal Update: Ohiare Suffers Setback As Court Admits Three Evidences As Exhibits

Senator Muhammed Ohiare, whose eligibility to contest the March 28th Senatorial General Election is being questioned at the Kogi State National and House of Assembly election tribunal sitting at Lokoja is reportedly being in a state of confusion and setback over losing his seat as a senator representing Kogi Central. As earlier reported that, the

Government

Wada Flags Off Ankpa Road

Wada’s Impact Amidst the Misconception by Abu Micheal

With the Kogi State Governorship Election around the corner, there seem to be these frantic efforts, to discredit and portray Captain Idris Wada, the incumbent by certain persons, especially those having an eye on the governorship, as clueless and likely to be an unpopular choice to run as governor again in some section of the

Grassroots

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Artisans Protest Police Brutality in Okene

Apparently disturbed by the unfriendly attitude and brutality of Police officers in Okene, the artisans have protested against the unwholesome activities of officers of the Nigerian Police force.   The artisans in their hundreds in Okene closed their shops and suspended business activities over the weekend to embarked on a peaceful demonstration round the town.

Legislative News

John Abah House of Assembly Member Representing Ibaji

Kogi House Decries Lack of Motorable Roads in Ibaji LG

Kogi House of Assembly has decried the “complete” absence of motorable roads in Ibaji Local Government of the state and urged the Federal and the state Government to come to the aid of the people. The house made the call at plenary last Friday in Lokoja following the adoption of a motion by the member

Sports

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‘Kogi Golf Course Will Boost Economic Activities’

The chairman of Kogi State Golf Association, Emmanuel Adejoh Bako, has assured that the proposed golf course at the Kogi State University Anyigba, will bolster economic activities in the state. The chairman who stated this yesterday in Lokoja, while addressing journalists on the forthcoming N200 million appeal fund raising for the project slated for Monday

Traditional

Captain Idris Wada at NSE

Kogi Govt Reiterate Resolve to Equip Traditional Institutions

Kogi State Government has reiterated it’s resolve in equipping and ensuring that the traditional institutions effectively carry out their role of maintaining peace in their domain.   Kogi State Governor, Capt Idris Wada, stated this at the 85 years birthday and 40 years on the throne of  Kabiyesi, Oba (Dr) A. A. Ikuborije, the Agbana

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