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Police kill suspected robbery/Kidnap kingpin in Kogi

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The police in Kogi have killed a suspected notorious robber and kidnapper on their wanted list for many years, the Commissioner of Police, Mr Wilson Inalegwu, said in Lokoja on Monday. Inalegwu...

Mon Sep 4th, 2017     Read More →

Kogi Lassa fever patient dies

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The sick woman in Kogi, Miss Aisha Jimoh, who was confirmed to have contracted the dreaded Lassa fever is dead. A brother to the deceased, Mr Asipita Jimoh, told Newsmen in Lokoja that Aisha, 18,...

Mon Sep 4th, 2017     Read More →

Kogi’s Lassa Fever patient dies

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The 18-year-old lady, Miss Aisha Jimoh, confirmed to have contracted the dreaded Lassa fever is dead. A brother to the deceased, Mr. Asipita Jimoh, told newsmen in Lokoja that Aisha, 18, died in...

Mon Sep 4th, 2017     Read More →

We collaborate with victims’ relatives, says kidnap suspect

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By Kingsley Omonobi & Joseph Erunke ABUJA—ONE of the 26 suspected kidnappers and robbers paraded at the Police Force Headquarters, yesterday, revealed that they work with relatives of...

Wed Aug 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Kogi monarch hails Mercy Johnson’s youth programme

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The Senior Special Assistant to Kogi State Governor on Entertainments, Arts and Culture, Mercy Johnson Okojie, who launched a talent hunt for the youths of Kogi state on 17th of August, has been...

Wed Aug 23rd, 2017     Read More →

Gov. Bello, Sen. Melaye to face reconciliation committee

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The warring factions of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi state are to face a reconciliation committee inaugurated by the party. The party’s move is to frontally take...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Presidential broadcast and other stories by Reuben Abati

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By Reuben Abati “Baba don come oh. Baba o yo yo, Baba Bubu o yo yo” “What is that?” “Eh, o yo yo” “If you are this excited about President Buhari’s...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Buhari’s return: Kogi’s public holiday, an aberration – PDP

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By Boluwaji Obahopo LOKOJA—The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has described as an aberration, yesterday’s public holiday declared by Kogi State government in honour of the return of...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Lafarge decries operational challenges, resorts to tree planting, others as alternative fuels

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THE absence of a conducive manufacturing environment and basic infrastructure will continue to draw back the manufacturing sub-sector of the nation’s economy, except something urgent is...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →

Nigeria yet to transform 2.8bn metric tonnes of coal in 17 fields into wealth

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By Gabriel Ewepu A STUDY by Behre Dolbear & Company (USA), Inc. subdivided the areas of coal deposits in the country, which include the Anambra Coal Basin; this basin was into seven coal...

Tue Aug 22nd, 2017     Read More →

APC inaugurates seven-member reconciliation committee for Kogi

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Abuja – Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), on Monday in Abuja, inaugurated a seven-member reconciliation committee for the party’s Kogi...

Mon Aug 21st, 2017     Read More →

Kogi Govt addressing health issues in Yagba West-Spokesman

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The Kogi State Government has been reported to be working round the clock to avert further loss of lives in Yagba West Local Government Area of the state over an epidemic which medical scientists...

Mon Aug 21st, 2017     Read More →

Kogi identifies strange killer disease as gastroenteritis

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Lokoja—Kogi State Commissioner for Health, Saka Audu, yesterday, identified the strange disease that has so far killed 62 persons in the state to be gastroenteritis, and called for calm. Gov...

Mon Aug 21st, 2017     Read More →

Kogi traces strange disease that’s killed 62 to gastroenteritis

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The rampaging unknown disease which has killed many people in Kogi state has been diagnosed to be gastroenteritis. It is reported that more than 62 persons have been killed in two weeks when the...

Sun Aug 20th, 2017     Read More →

Buhari: Kogi declares public holiday for thanksgiving

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Kogi State government has declared Aug. 21 as a public holiday for citizens to thank God for safely returning President Muhammadu Buhari to the country. The Director -General, media and publicity...

Sun Aug 20th, 2017     Read More →