Latest News, Events and Happenings in Kogi News.en-usHow Ekwueme died — Igwe Laz, brother;Buhari, Saraki, IBB, Govs, Ohanaeze, APC, PDP, others shower tributesBy Our Reperters NIGERIANS across political divides, yesterday, paid glowing tributes to the late Second Republic Vice President, Dr. Alex Ekwueme, who died in a London cli <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Yahaya Bello’s underachievement gives me sleepless nights – Aide from a raging controversy on social media have exposed the dissatisfaction of the chief press secretary of the governor of Kogi State, Petra Akinti Onyegbule. In the said conversation with a media consultant, Mike Ile, she was quoted as sayin <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Late Ekwueme was the Nigerian Bridge – Gov Bello State Governor, Alh. Yahaya Bello has described the late former Vice President of Nigeria,Dr Alex Ekwueme as the bridge that held Nigeria together for decades.Former Vice President Alex EkwuemeIn a condolence message personally signed by the G <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Nigeria exports $9.7m, earns N69bn from solid minerals — NEITI Michael Ebohabuja&mdash;The Nigeria Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative, NEITI, yesterday, said Nigeria earned N69.2 billion from the solid minerals sector in 2015, an increase of 24 per cent on the N55.8 billion earned from the sector in <br>VanguardBestNairaMon, 20 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 SERAP, pensioners drag FG to ECOWAS Court over unpaid pensions, salaries Luminous JannamikeABUJA &#8211; Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project , Federal Civil Service Pensioners Association , and Association of Retired Local Government Staff and Primary School Teachers in Delta State have asked <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 19 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 2019: Why Micro zoning may ruin PDP chances quest by the Peoples Democratic Party to regain power at the centre in the 2019 general elections depends on the outcome of its December 9 elective convention. This much has been stated by party leaders, governors and major stakeholders acr <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 18 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Kogi ADP goes digital, launches online directory for farmers, offers equipment for lease BOLUWAJI OBAHOPOLOKOJA &#8211; The Kogi Agricultural Development Project has launched an online directory for farmers in the state which will enable farmers benefit from agricultural extension services. ADP Managing Director, Mr Oyisi <br>VanguardBestNairaFri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Ahmadiyya Engineers, Architects provide water, light to 25 villages International Association of Ahmadi Architects and Engineers have started the installation of solar power devices to illuminating villages or rural communities that never had electricity.The solar panel projects are being installed in <br>VanguardBestNairaFri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Drama as Ndume resumes after 90 legislative days’ suspension Henry UmoruABUJA &ndash; A mild drama in the Senate chamber, yesterday, heralded the resumption of Senator Mohammed Ali Ndume , from the 90 days legislative suspension clamped on him by the Senate. Sen. NdumeNdume, who arrive <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 16 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 No sign Nigeria is out of recession, Labour laments Victor Ahiuma-YoungFIVE months after the Federal Government announced Nigeria&#8217; s exit from the crushing economic recession, umbrella body for senior civil servants in the country, at its National Executive Council, NEC, meeting in Enugu, En <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 16 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Kogi’s IGR hits N1bn monthly Boluwaji ObahopoLOKOJA&mdash;Kogi State internally-generated revenue, IGR, has hit N1 billion monthly, Executive Chairman of Kogi State Internal Revenue Service, KGIRS, Dr. Yakubu Oseni, has stated. Oseni said this, yesterday in Lokoja, while spe <br>VanguardBestNairaThu, 16 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Foundation provides food for over 150 women, children in IDPs camp &#8230;.set to train, establish over 1000 IDPs with empowerment packagesBy Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA &mdash; A nongovernmental organisation called Nation First Foundation, NFF, has provided assorted cooked food for over 150 women and children who have be <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Withdrawal of Obiano’s ADC, plan for electoral malpractice – APGA Forum National Coordinator APGA Media Warriors Forum, Evang Chinedu Obigwe, on Wednesday alleged that the withdrawal of Governor Willie Obiano&rsquo;s ADC by the Inspector General of police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris on Tuesday was aimed to rig and actualize e <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Reps probe alleged contract scam in Defence Ministry Levinus NwabughioguABUJA&mdash; The House of Representatives has mandated its Committees on Defence, Army and Public Procurement to investigate an alleged contract scam running into millions of Naira in the Federal Ministry of Defence. House of R <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 My visit to S-East an indication of my belief in Nigeria’s unity —Buhari to fulfill his promises to NdigboPresident Buhari conferred with the title of Ochioha NdiIgbo 1 by South East traditional council of rulers led by Eze Eberechi Dick during his visit to Ebonyi State on 14th Nov 2017Bags traditional title of <br>VanguardBestNairaWed, 15 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100