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Nurudeen Abatemi Usman

Abatemi-Usman Hails Buhari’s Ministerial List

Abatemi-Usman Hails Buhari’s Ministerial List

A chieftain of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi State, Senator Nurudeen Abatemi-Usman, has hailed the list of ministerial nominees sent by President Muhammadu Buhari to the Senate for screening and confirmation. Speaking through his media assistant, Michael Jegede, in a statement issued in Abuja, Abatemi-Usman said the ministerial list contains names of eminent Nigerians,

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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

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

Captain Idris Wada at NSE

#KogiDecides: I Have Laid Solid Foundation for Survival of Kogi – Wada

The governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, and Governor of Kogi State, Capt. Idris Wada, has said that his administration in the last three and half years has been able to lay a solid foundation in Agriculture, human capital development, industrial and infrastructure development among others.   The governor also assured the people

Flooding Housing Estate Lokoja

Flood: Govt Ejects Illegal Occupants From Post–Flood Housing Estate

Kogi State Government has taken possession of the Post–Flood Housing Estate, earlier taken over by illegal occupants. Yomi Awoniyi, Kogi State Deputy Governor stated this following a protest by those not genuinely  allocated with the housing units. The State Government had today sealed all the apartments in the estate with a call on genuine owners

Hussaini Halilu Pai - Kogi INEC REC

#KogiDecides: INEC to Give Priority to Elderly, Disabled in Kogi Poll

Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has disclosed that elderly and disabled persons would be given consideration, accredited and allowed to vote first during the forthcoming governorship election in Kogi State on November 21.   State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Alhaji Halilu Pai, who announced this at a sensitisation forum for stakeholders, said the decision was to