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NMA confirms abduction of female doctor in Kogi

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The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) has confirmed the kidnap of one of its members, Dr Rukayat Musa, in Kogi State. A statement jointly signed by the State Chairman, Dr Abubakar Alhassan and...

Thu Jun 23rd, 2022     Read More →

Kogi Assembly passes local government autonomy bill

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Kogi State House of Assembly on Wednesday passed the Local Government autonomy bill. This followed the consideration of the bill to alter the 1999 constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria...

Wed Jun 22nd, 2022     Read More →

NAHCON commiserates with Tambuwal over bandits’ attack on Sokoto pilgrims

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The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has sent a condolence letter to the government and people of Sokoto State over last Monday’s bandits’ attack on pilgrims from Isa...

Wed Jun 22nd, 2022     Read More →

Kogi Assembly passes local government autonomy

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Kogi State House of Assembly on Wednesday passed Local Government autonomy. This followed the consideration of the bill to alter the 1999 constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria as...

Wed Jun 22nd, 2022     Read More →

Again, NYSC tasks corps members on personal safety

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The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps, Brigadier General Muhammad Kaku Fadah, has again tasked Corps members to take their personal safety very seriously. This was even as he...

Sun Jun 19th, 2022     Read More →

APC’s convincing victory in Ekiti election, proof of wide acceptance, victories ahead ― Yahaya Bello

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Kogi State governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has sent a congratulatory message to the Governor-elect of Ekiti State, Mr Biodun Oyebanji, saying APC’s convincing victory, in the Ekiti election,...

Sun Jun 19th, 2022     Read More →

Sen Adeyemi offers hajj slots to ‘honest’ delegates who returned cash after voting against him

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The Senator representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, Senator Smart Adeyemi, has offered to sponsor five honest delegates on Muslim hajj pilgrimage to Mecca for returning cash after not...

Sun Jun 19th, 2022     Read More →

Alleged substitution of candidate: Tension at Buhari’s House as aggrieved aspirant threatens showdown

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Ahead of Friday’s deadline for submission of names of nominated candidates to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) some aggrieved supporters of a certain House of...

Thu Jun 16th, 2022     Read More →

Presidential race: I’ll run again ― Yahaya Bello

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Fresh from losing the presidential primary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, on Wednesday, hinted that he will launch another attempt to be president in...

Wed Jun 15th, 2022     Read More →

Kidnappers abduct four farmers in Ondo

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Four farmers including three males and a female were reportedly abducted around the Elegbaka area near Ifon in the Ose Local Government Area of Ondo State in the early hour of Saturday. The four...

Sun Jun 12th, 2022     Read More →

Communal clashes: Kogi govt detains two first class traditional rulers

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Following the communal clashes between Bassa Komu and the Ebira Mozum in Bassa local government council of Kogi State, two traditional rulers have been detained by the state government. The state...

Sun Jun 12th, 2022     Read More →

Amaechi commiserates with Rivers APC members involved in accident

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The Amaechi Presidential Media Campaign Committee has condoled with the families of the victims involved in the accident that led to the loss of two members of the Rivers State Chapter of All...

Sat Jun 11th, 2022     Read More →

NAPTIP rescues 10 victims of human trafficking

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The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking In Persons (NAPTIP) Kano zonal command has rescued 10victims of human trafficking on their way to the Niger Republic for labour...

Sat Jun 11th, 2022     Read More →

‘My daughter in-law’s friend queried her for getting pregnant, insisted she aborted it’

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A septuagenarian, Hajiya Amina Abubakar, has dragged Shamsiya Sa’adu before a Sharia Court in Magajin Gari, Kaduna State, for allegedly interfering in her daughter-in-law’s marriage....

Sat Jun 11th, 2022     Read More →

Police dismiss trending video of two trailers loaded with guns by suspected bandits in Kogi

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Kogi State Police Command has denied a trending video purportedly on Abuja-Lokoja road, claiming that some suspected bandits have loaded two trailers with guns and have kidnapped passengers in...

Fri Jun 10th, 2022     Read More →