Political News

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#KogiDecides: 2Face Advises Kogi Youths To Shun Violence During Poll

Popular musician, Innocent Idibia aka 2Face, has advised youths in Kogi not to engage in violence before, during and after the Nov. 21 governorship election. He gave the advice on Thursday in Lokoja during the official launch of “Vote Not Fight; Election No Be War” Campaign. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the

Smart and Dino

Tribunal Update: Smart Strategies Against Dino’s Desire

The National Assembly Tribunal has fixed October 10 to deliver judgement on the legal battle between Senator Smart Adeyemi and Dino Melaiye over the outcome of the March 28 Kogi West National Election. By Boluwaji Obahopo The debacle over the true winner of the Kogi West Senatorial election will be settled on October 10 by


Dr. Mrs. Temitope Sinkaiye Yad4Kogi

Kogi Govt Skill Acquisition Platform: Over 20,000 Youths and 23,000 Women Directly Engaged

In support of its quest for meaningful livelihood, through income generation and towards tackling headlong issues of poverty and unemployment, Kogi State government says it has created a skill acquisition platform which has engaged over 20,000 youths and 23,000 women directly. Kogi State governor, Capt. Idris Wada, stated this on the occasion of YAD4KOGI Micro-Enterprises


Solomon Arase IG of Police

Dekina: Odu-Ochele Community Petitions IGP Over Extrajudicial Killing

Odu-Ochele community in Dekina Local Government Area of Kogi State has petitioned the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Solomon Arase over alleged killing of its member, one Farouk Isiaka by the police on September 21.   The petition signed by the community’s counsel, Williams Aliwo, and presented by Dr Umar Ismaila, one of the community leaders,

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


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Dekina Emerges 2015 Kogi Governor’s Cup Winners

Dekina local government team have emerged winners of the 2015 Kogi State Governor’s Cup after defeating their Omala counterparts 1-0 at the Kogi Confluence Stadium on Sunday. Jude Ados’ solitary effort in the first half helped the Dekina side edged past their Omala opponents to emerge the best LGA among 21 in the state. For


Ameh Oboni - Attah Igala

Attah Igala Solicits Support for Flood Victims

The Attah Igala, HRM, Micheal Ameh Oboni, has joined in the call for wealthy individuals to join hands with government in bringing succour to those who have been affected by this year’s flood.     The Royal Father stated this when he received in audience, Kogi State Deputy Governor, Yomi Awoniyi, while on a visit