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COVID-19: Bello lifts lockdown on Kabba/Bunu communities, insists no COVID-19 in Kogi

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Yahaya Bello Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello has lifted the total lockdown imposed on Kabba/Bunu communities over alleged COVID-19 index cases in those communities. The governor’s decision...

Sat Jun 6th, 2020     Read More →

Kogi bank robbery: IGP orders manhunt for perpetrators

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The Inspector-General of Police has ordered a full-scale manhunt for the perpetrators of the attack on Isanlu Police station and a commercial bank in Yagba East LGA of Kogi State on 4th June 2020....

Fri Jun 5th, 2020     Read More →

Bello Lifts Lockdown In Kabba/Bunu Communities, says no COVID-19 in kogi

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Kogi state Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, during a press conference on COVID-19 on Friday in Lokoja The Governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has lifted the absolute lockdown placed on...

Fri Jun 5th, 2020     Read More →

Kogi courts have 90 days to dispense pending criminal cases

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Chief Judge of Kogi State, Justice Nasiru Ajanah, has directed that all criminal cases pending before courts in the State before the advent of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) must be...

Fri Jun 5th, 2020     Read More →

Kogi CJ gives courts 3 months to dispense pending criminal cases

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The Chief Judge of the state, Hon. Justice Nasiru Ajanah has directed that all criminal cases pending before courts in Kogi State before the advent of the coronavirus pandemic must be determined...

Thu Jun 4th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari committed to completion of Lokoja inland port, orders review of contract terms- NIWA MD

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The Managing Director of the National Inland Waterways, (NIWA) in Lokoja Kogi state, Dr. George Muoghalu has restated the commitment of the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari to the...

Wed Jun 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Police foils armed robbery, kidnapping in kogi, kill two suspects

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The joint task force under the Kogi state police command on Tuesday evening said it has gunned down two notorious armed robbers and kidnap kingpins that have been terrorizing the people in Idah...

Wed Jun 3rd, 2020     Read More →

812 Healthcare workers infected with coronavirus disease

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Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu who disclosed this at the daily Press conference by the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 yesterday in...

Tue Jun 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Kogi state government accuses NCDC of unethical practice, says agency violates own protocol to nail state

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The Kogi state government has said that the Nigeria center for Disease Control, (NCDC) in its desperation to record a Covid-19 case against the state violated its own guidelines and protocol for...

Sun May 31st, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19 : NMA writes President Buhari over situation in Kogi state, seeks intervention

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The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has expressed worries over the way and manner the Kogi State government is handling the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari...

Fri May 29th, 2020     Read More →

Kogi to honour 5 NYSC members for outstanding performance

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Five members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) out of the total number of 1,400 Corps Members in the 2019 Batch B, Stream 1, will be honoured by Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi for...

Fri May 29th, 2020     Read More →

Kogi vows to stop violence against children

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Kogi state government says it will not relent to stop violence against children by using a multi-sectoral approach to ensure that the menace is drastically reduced in the state. The Commissioner...

Fri May 29th, 2020     Read More →

Kogi Election Appeal: Group petitions NJC, others over panel composition

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Some individuals under the umbrella body of Nigeria Integrity Movement, has petitioned the National Judicial Council (NJC), and the Acting President, Court of Appeal, Justice Monica B....

Thu May 28th, 2020     Read More →

Police arrest ten notorious armed robbers, kidnappers in kogi

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The kogi state police command has confirmed the arrest of ten vicious and notorious armed robbery and kidnapping suspects, who they said have been terrorizing the state. In a statement by DSP...

Tue May 26th, 2020     Read More →

Tackling COVID-19: The LASG example

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The robust and dynamic response of the Lagos State government to the outbreak of COVID-19 compels us to revisit the nature of the federal system which we operate with a view to suggesting how we...

Mon May 25th, 2020     Read More →