As operators hoard, increase fares by 100%, passengers traveling with the train service at Itapke Ajaokuta train Station of the Nigerian Railway Corporation in Kogi State have protested the outrageous fare charged by the operators.
.. Preparations for the 11th edition of Ebira Carnival are on top gear, even as the Ebira Carnival Group has appreciated everyone who has supported the project,, assuring that the 2021 edition would be a showcase of cultural excellence.
By Ibrahim Oyewale The death toll in the fatal crash that occurred when the an 18-seater bus plunged into the River Niger at Koto Karfi on the Lokoja-Abuja highway in Kogi State last Tuesday may have risen to six as efforts to rescue two women have proven abortive.
The three Senators from Kogi State, Yakubu Oseni (Central), Smart Adeyemi (West), Jibrin Isah Echocho (East), and the House of Representatives member representing Yagba Federal Constituency, Leke Abejide yesterday met with the Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola on the worrisome state of federal roads across the state.
……… The Christian pilgrims from Kogi State, Nigeria have arrived Jordan where they prayed for peace in Nigeria, and an end to the security and economic challenges confronting the nation.
……… The Director-General of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig-General Shuaibu Ibrahim, on Thursday paid a working visit to Kogi State orientation camp in Asaya, charging Corps members to be patriotic in their activities.
……… Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has appointed Otunba Olusegun Runsewe, Director-General, National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC), as the chairman of a nine-man Tourism Intervention Advisory Committee.
By Yusuf Alli Flood has taken over some parts of Abuja-Lokoja-Okene highway between Kwali and Abaji after a four-hour rainfall.
By Aisha Obi January, 1975. Okene, Kogi state. Death Twitches My Ear. ‘Live’, he says. I am coming.– Virgil. They say some people can see death, smell it even. They say you feel its presence. Not just a metaphorical presence. They say death visits five times a day, bidding it’s time till your scroll […]
By Ebenezer Adurokiya The Federal Government has been lauded for the functioning Warri-Itakpe rail but urged to extend the rail to the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja before 2023.