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PDP rejects Ekiti council poll, calls for outright cancellation

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Peoples Democratic Party The State chapter of the Peoples’ Democratic Party, Barr. Adegboyega Oguntuase has rejected the results of the election, calling for outright cancellation. Oguntuase...

Sun Dec 8th, 2019     Read More →

Sowore: Before darkness falls on democracy

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SoworeIt is important for us to tell Nigeria’s leader and his men that they need to invest in public relations and strategic reputation management at this time. It is serious and urgent....

Sun Dec 8th, 2019     Read More →

Lagos APPEALS targets over 1,600 agro entrepreneurs

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The Lagos State Agro-Processing, Productivity Enhancement and Livelihood Improvement Support (APPEALS) project have commenced the process of raising over 1,600 Agro Entrepreneurs within the next...

Sun Dec 8th, 2019     Read More →

Politicians, security agencies important threats to democracy ― YIAGA AFRICA

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YIAGA AFRICA YIAGA AFRICA has said Nigerian politicians, political parties and security agencies have become important threats to the country’s democracy and must work to hold them to...

Fri Dec 6th, 2019     Read More →

NDLEA restates commitment to rid Kogi of illicit drugs

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Illicit drugs (Cocaine). Photo: PIXABAYMr Alfred Adewumi, the new National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Commander in Kogi, says the agency will collaborate with sister security agencies...

Fri Dec 6th, 2019     Read More →

Alleged double registration: Bello knows fate January 20

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The Federal High Court, Abuja, will, on Jan. 20, 2020, deliver judgment in the suit seeking Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi’s disqualification over alleged double registration as a...

Fri Dec 6th, 2019     Read More →

Alleged falsehood: Abuja court forcloses prosecution in Melaye’s trial

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Justice Olasumbo Goodluck of an FCT High Court Maitama, on Thursday, foreclosed the prosecution in the trial of Sen. Dino Melaye for alleged falsehood. Melaye, who until recently represented Kogi...

Thu Dec 5th, 2019     Read More →

Bello, Sule present 2020 budgets to states’ assembly

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Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello has presented a budget of N176.12 billon for 2020 to the House of Assembly for consideration. The deputy governor, Edward Onoja, on behalf of the governor,...

Thu Dec 5th, 2019     Read More →

Jonathan, rigging lecturers and election conundrum

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Election in Nigeria is better understood when one is defeated than when the electoral umpire, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) presents a certificate of return for being...

Wed Dec 4th, 2019     Read More →

Bello sacks Kogi political office holders

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Governor Yahaya Bello has directed all political office holders in Kogi State to hand over to the most senior civil servants in their ministries, departments and agencies. The sack came barely two...

Tue Dec 3rd, 2019     Read More →

Dino Melaye, Smart Adeyemi fight dirty after Kogi West senatorial election

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The rivalry between former lawmaker Dino Melaye and Senator Smart Adeyemi has been reignited after the Kogi West senatorial election was concluded over the weekend. Melaye and Adeyemi have both...

Mon Dec 2nd, 2019     Read More →

Melaye's cars were his only 'achievement' as senator - Smart Adeyemi

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Dino Melaye PHOTO: INSTAGRAM/ SENATOR DINO MELAYE Newly elected All Progressives Congress’s senator Smart Adeyemi Sunday evening said the man he defeated in the recently held Kogi West...

Sun Dec 1st, 2019     Read More →

Women re-state justice for late PDP woman leader burnt alive

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Mrs Salome Abuh Women groups have re-stated their call for justice for the death of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Woman Leader, Mrs Salome Abuh, who was burnt to death in her house during the...

Sun Dec 1st, 2019     Read More →

INEC declares Smart Adeyemi winner of Kogi west senatorial district election

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The Candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Smart Adeyemi, has won the Kogi West senatorial district election. The Returning Officer of the election, Professor Olajide Lawal, announced...

Sun Dec 1st, 2019     Read More →

Kogi supplementary election: CDD deploys observers, tasks stakeholders on credible process

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As voters in Kogi West Senatorial District and Ajaokuta Federal Constituency vote today in Kogi supplementary election, the Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) has called for a credible...

Sat Nov 30th, 2019     Read More →