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Hon. Omofaiye Is A Good Ambassador of Ijumu Kingdom – Dr Orugun

Hon. Omofaiye Is A Good Ambassador of Ijumu Kingdom – Dr Orugun

Member representing Ijumu state constituency in the Kogi State House of Assembly, Honourable Victor Ade Omofaiye, has been described as a good ambassador of Ijumu Kingdom. The vice president of Ikoyi Development Association, Dr Johnson Orugun, stated this while playing host to Omofaiye during the commissioning of the Ikoyi community initiatives on security. Dr Orogun

Alh Yahaya Bello

Kogi Ministerial Nominee: Gov Bello’s Utterance Depicts Ulterior Motive – Igala Vangaurd

A socio-political group, Igala Vanguard, has described the statement credited to Kogi State Governor, through his aide Kingsley Fanwo, as parochial and sectional. In a statement signed by the convener, Engineer Lawrence Akpa, the group said it is aware of the governor’s moves to recommend his surrogates from Igala area of the state as replacement

Chief James Ocholi

Kogi Ministerial Nominee: Protesters are Political Jobbers – Fanwo

The Director General of Media and Publicity to the Governor of Kogi State, Kingsley Fanwo has called for caution over protests by some “some vested” interests agitating for  immediate appointment of a Federal Minister from Kogi State to replace the late Barrister James Ocholi on the Federal Executive Council. Fanwo who stated this during a

Yahaya Bello Signs 2016 Budget into Law 1

Kogi State Approves Health Care Plus Services For Citizens

The Kogi State Executive Council has approved a new health policy, called the Health Care Plus Services in the state’s health centres. The Health Care Plus will be designed to provide a free and subsidized maternal and child health care service for citizens of the state. The aim of the Health Care Plus Services is

Tim Nda Diche - Maaji Bassa 2

Kogi to Assist Women in Mechanised Farming

Kogi State Government has pledged to assist women farmers to embark on mechanised farming as part of the state’s agricultural road map toward food security. The state’s Commissioner for Agriculture, Dr Tim Diche, made the pledge at the bi-monthly meeting of the state Agriculture Vision Group, Core Delivery Team, Agriculture Innovative Team and key stakeholders