Latest Stories in Kogi

 

Woman defrauds Rep of $49,800

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By Onozure Dania Lagos—A 37-year-old lady, Amarachukwu Chineke, who allegedly defrauded a member of the House of Representatives, representing Idah Federal Constituency Kogi State, Emmanuel...

Fri Nov 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Obaseki partners paediatricians on maternal, child survival programmes

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The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said the state government is ready to partner with the Paediatric Association of Nigeria (PAN), in delivering affordable, accessible maternal and...

Thu Nov 22nd, 2018     Read More →

N-Power, veritable technology platform to boost education – Osinbajo

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By Yinka Kolawole The N-Power employment and training scheme of the federal government provides a technology platform to boost education, Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has stated. Vice...

Thu Nov 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Inflation defies analysts’ projections, drops to 11.26% in October

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By Peter Egwuatu & Elizabeth Adegbesan Contrary to analysts’ projections of a third consecutive month rise in inflation rate, Nigeria’s headline inflation rate fell to 11.26 per...

Thu Nov 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Delta APC stakeholders will not withdraw Court cases

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*Charge NWC to approach equity with clean hands Leaders and stakeholders of the mainstream All Progressive Congress, APC, Delta State chapter, have condemned the attempt by the party’s...

Wed Nov 21st, 2018     Read More →

INEC restates commitment to ensure compliance with extant laws – Chairman

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday said it was committed to closely monitor the campaigns of political parties and their candidates in pursuant to ensure compliance...

Wed Nov 21st, 2018     Read More →

Nigerian study wins WhatsApp misinformation grant

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By Juliet Umeh A social media messenger App, WhatsApp, has announced the recipients of its $1 million research grants to academics from around the world for the purpose of studying misinformation...

Wed Nov 21st, 2018     Read More →

APC approves reconciliation c’ttees for geo-political zones

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Abuja—The National Working Committee, NWC, of All Progressives Congress, APC, has approved the formation and composition of a National Peace and Reconciliation Committees for each...

Wed Nov 21st, 2018     Read More →

Telcos threaten telecom blackout on Abuja, nine other states

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By Prince Osuagwu The telecommunications companies in Nigeria, yesterday warned that over nine states of the federation may experience telecom blackout if the Kogi State government continued to...

Tue Nov 20th, 2018     Read More →

Nigerian women prevent 2m unintended pregnancies, 735,000 unsafe abortions

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More women are embracing the use of modern contraceptives. No less than 1,713,000 additional Nigerian women and girls that want to avoid or delay pregnancy have embraced the use of at least one...

Mon Nov 19th, 2018     Read More →

4 INEC workers, NYSC member, 3-yr-old die in Kogi auto crash

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Four staff of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC; a National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, member, and a three-year-old girl died in an accident on Ajaokuta-Lokoja Road on Saturday, an...

Mon Nov 19th, 2018     Read More →

2019: I’m taking Nigeria to next level – Buhari

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor, Johnbosco Agbakwuru, Dirisu Yakubu and Olayinka Ajayi ABUJA — Campaign for the 2019 presidential election formally opened, yesterday, with the two...

Mon Nov 19th, 2018     Read More →

Unidentified gunmen kill Gov. Bello’s aide in Okene

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The camp of Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello has been thrown into mourning following the assassination of one of his aides Mr Yusuf Adabenege, by unidentified gunmen in Okene town, Kogi...

Sun Nov 18th, 2018     Read More →

2019: Buhari floors Atiku, Ezekwesili last in UK poll

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President Muhammadu Buhari, the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Candidate has floored Alhaji Atiku Abubakar the Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Atiku and Buhari In an...

Sun Nov 18th, 2018     Read More →

I’ll pressurise police other security agencies to ensure free, fair elections – Buhari

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By Nwafor Sunday President Muhammadu Buhari, Saturday assured Nigerians that the forthcoming 2019 general elections would be free and fair. Buhari and Idris Disclosing this why responding to a...

Sat Nov 17th, 2018     Read More →