Latest Stories in Kogi

 

Lagos police abort pro-Amotekun rally, as Yoruba group insists Amotekun ‘ll stand

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Kindly Share This Story: By Olasunkanmi Akoni Armed Policemen, on Tuesday morning, aborted a rally, when it barricaded Gani Fawehinmi Park, Ojota, Lagos State, venue of the planned pro Amotekun...

Wed Jan 22nd, 2020     Read More →

Youths avenge murder of farmer in Kogi, kill four herders

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In retaliation of the killing of 65-year-old Godwin Egbunu in his farm by suspected Fulani herdsmen, youths of Oforachi community in Igala Mela Odolu Council of Kogi State have allegedly killed...

Tue Jan 21st, 2020     Read More →

Amotekun not regional army or ethnic agenda, says Akeredolu

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Ondo State, Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu • Kogi plans against influx of criminals from fleeing South-West states • Group asks region’s security network to operate on state...

Mon Jan 20th, 2020     Read More →

DPR seals 10 illegal gas stations in Osun

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Kindly Share This Story:…Says operating in residential area is illegal Shina Abubakar, Osogbo The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Osogbo field Office, Osun State, has sealed ten...

Sun Jan 19th, 2020     Read More →

DPR seals five petrol, gas stations in Kogi for cheating

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The Department of petroleum Resources (DPR), Kogi office, has sealed three petrol filling stations for adjusting their pumps to dispense fuel below approved quantity. Mr Idris Mohammad, Controller...

Sun Jan 19th, 2020     Read More →

Minimum Wage: Ogun, workers’ union making headway ― NLC

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Kindly Share This Story: By James Ogunnaike The controversy surrounding the implementation of the new minimum wage in Ogun State may soon be resolved considering the level reached during the last...

Thu Jan 16th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari to attend UK-Africa summit in London

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Kindly Share This Story: By Johnbosco Agbakwuru President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja Friday for London to participate in the inaugural UK-Africa Investment Summit holding on Monday,...

Thu Jan 16th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari leaves Abuja to attend UK-Africa Investment Summit in London

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Kindly Share This Story: By Johnbosco Agbakwuru President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja Friday for London to participate in the inaugural UK-Africa Investment Summit holding on Monday,...

Thu Jan 16th, 2020     Read More →

Renewed calls on Buhari to sign Electoral Amendment Act 2018 into law

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President Buhari. Photo; TWITTER/NIGERIAGOV • Kano’s Patriotic Citizens urge him to address issues in last guber election When President Muhammadu Buhari recently warned politicians...

Wed Jan 15th, 2020     Read More →

Group lauds Bello’s giant strides in first term

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GYB support group known as GYB CONNECT, has lauded the giant strides of Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi in all sectors of the economy within four years of his first term in office. Mrs Ireti Ojekhoa,...

Sun Jan 12th, 2020     Read More →

Ajaokuta-Itobe bridge intact, stable — FERMA controller

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Nigerians have been assured that the Ajaokuta-Itobe Bridge is intact and structurally stable, against insinuations that the bridge had divided into two and was no longer passable. Federal...

Sun Jan 5th, 2020     Read More →

Gunmen attack Kogi community, kill 19, burn houses

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Gunmen have killed no fewer than 19 people in Tawari community in the Kogi Local Government Area of Kogi State, burning buildings, including the palace of the king of the community. The Public...

Fri Jan 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Tawari attack: Bello orders fishing out of perpetrators for justice

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The Governor of Kogi, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has directed the security agencies in the state to fish out perpetrators of Tawari attack for justice. In a statement by the Governor’s Chief Press...

Fri Jan 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Mama Erere? No, it is not true!

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Saturday 16th November, like any other Saturday in the months of October, November and December, was a busy one. There were always parties to mark or negotiate different existential phases, mostly...

Fri Jan 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Coping with hot weather-related diseases

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The dry season is here again. It comes high temperatures and low humidity, which increases the likelihood of transmission of organisms causing diseases such as Cerebrospinal Meningitis (CSM),...

Thu Jan 2nd, 2020     Read More →