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Yahaya Bello wants urgent rehabilitation of Lokoja-Okene-Ekiti road

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Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi has appealed to the Federal Government to urgently rehabilitate the Lokoja-Okene-Ekiti road. Yahaya Bello Bello, who made the call while speaking with newsmen at his...

Sun Sep 22nd, 2019     Read More →

Kogi PDP guber: Ex-governor, Idris, to chair campaign council

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By Dirisu Yakubu PDP: Ahead of the November 16 governorship election in Kogi state, the quest by the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, to wrestle power from the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC,...

Sat Sep 21st, 2019     Read More →

Wike, PDP, and the rest of us

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While the nation, especially PDP faithful and lovers of democracy await the answers, one thing is sure: How the PDP reacts to Wike’s obvious excesses will determine its future. By Tyehimba...

Sat Sep 21st, 2019     Read More →

Gov. Bello greatly misunderstood – Ohikere

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By Boluwaji Obahopo – Lokoja The secretary, Kogi All Progressive Congress, Media committee of the campaign organization for November governorship election, Dr. Tom Ohikere has said that the...

Sat Sep 21st, 2019     Read More →

Flood: Over 150 communities submerged in Kogi — Commissioner

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Mr Sanusi Yahaya, Kogi Commissioner for Environment and Natural Resources, said over 150 communities have been submerged following a flood in nine Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the...

Sat Sep 21st, 2019     Read More →

Kebbi committed to improving health indices of women, children

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Dr. Abubakar Kaoje, Executive Secretary, Kebbi State Primary Health Care Development Agency, says the state government is committed to improving maternal, newborn and child health indices in the...

Sat Sep 21st, 2019     Read More →

Kogi Politics: Governor yahaya Bello Greatly Misunderstood —Ohikere

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By Boluwaji Obahopo – Lokoja The secretary, Kogi All Progressive Congress, Media committee of the campaign organization for November governorship election, Dr. Tom Ohikere has said that the...

Sat Sep 21st, 2019     Read More →

Obaseki leads dignitaries to Ekpoma for Ambrose Alli’s 30th memorial

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The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, will on Sunday, September 22, lead a retinue of high society icons in business, academia and politics to Emuado in Ekpoma, Edo state, for the 30th...

Sat Sep 21st, 2019     Read More →

PDP thumps up tribunal judgments on Govs. Udom, Ishaku

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The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has congratulated Gov. Emmanuel Udom of Akwa Ibom state and his Taraba counterpart, Darius Ishaku for their victories at the Governorship Election Petitions...

Sat Sep 21st, 2019     Read More →

Kogi 2019: YIAGA AFRICA to deploy 548 election observers

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A group, Youth Initiative for Advocacy, Growth and Advancement (YIAGA AFRICA), is to deploy 548 observers, as part of measures to deter fraud and manipulation in the Nov. 16 Kogi governorship...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

Women group calls for credible polls in Bayelsa, Kogi

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The National Council for Women Societies, (NCWS) has called for fair and credible governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi States, Dr. Shoda Bayelsa and Kogi will hold their governorship...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

INEC moves to identify threats to Nov.16 Kogi governorship election

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The Independent National Electoral Commission ( INEC) has directed its officials to identify any risk or threat that may disrupt the conduct of the Nov. 16 governorship election in...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

Rape victims: EU opens free abuse referral centre in Anambra

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The European Union’s Rule of Law And Anti-Corruption (ROLAC) project, has opened a free Sexual Abuse Referral Centre at Enugwu-Ukwu General Hospital, Njikoka Local Government Area of...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria spends $1.2bn to import fish annually — Emefiele

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The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele says about 1.2 billion dollars worth of fish is imported into this country annually. Nigeria spends $1.2bn to import fish...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

CTG: CBN to engage 300,000 farmers to produce 450,000 metric tons of cotton

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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says its current effort to revive Cotton, Textile and Garment (CTG) industry is targeting at engaging 300,000 farmers to achieve 450,000 metric tonnes of cotton...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →