By Tijani Labaran An Igala socio-cultural group, the Igala Cultural Development Association has expressed concern over the worsening security situation in the East Senatorial district of Kogi State.
… Liberia’s Vice-President Jewel Taylor has lauded Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi on his leadership style, describing him as the kind of leader Africa needs to achieve peace, progress and development.
… Listeners of Confluence FM Lokoja popularly known as “Radio Kogi Lokoja” have called on the State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, to declare state of emergency on the radio station while describing the continuous shut down of the popular broadcast medium as shameful to the state.
… Some leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) under the auspices of National Prosperity Movement (NPM), Kogi State chapter, has called on the Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, to heed clarion calls and join the 2023 presidential race.
.. Governor Yahaya Bello on Saturday joined Nigerians to mark the 2022 Armed Forces Remembrance Day.
… As Nigeria celebrates the 2022 Armed Forces Remembrance Day, the people of Kogi State have taken turns in tributary to Flying Officer Tolulope Oluwatoyin Sarah Arotile, who until her death on July 14th, 2020, was the first-ever female combat helicopter pilot in the Nigerian Air Force.
.. A lecturer with the Mass Communication Department of the Federal Polytechnic, Bauchi, Godwin Sule, died on Wednesday in a fatal crash at Kwoi town, Jaba Local Government Area of Kaduna state.
… The Kogi State Chapter of the National Youth Council of Nigeria, (NYCN) has condemned the price hike of a sachet of pure water from N10 to N20 by the Association of Pure Water Producers in the state.
.. Kogi State High Court of Justice in Lokoja, on Thursday, sentenced one Muritala Dare to death by hanging for stabbing his colleague with a broken bottle. Justice Josiah Majebi, who presides over High Court 2, Lokoja, found the defendant guilty after considering his involvement in an incident that occurred on August 16, 2021, around […]
By John Akinfehinwa Sachet water sellers in Kogi State have said there is no going back on the increment in the price of ‘pure water’ to N200 per bag.