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    Staff Verification Saves N1.6bn For Kogi Govt

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    The just concluded staff verification exercise embarked upon by the government of Kogi to wriggle the state out of impending economic collapse will save the state the trouble of losing a whooping N1.6 billion to ghost workers. Director general, media and publicity to the state governor, Mr. Kingsley Fanwo who  gave the hint yesterday, however,…

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  • Kogi Govt Discovers 874 Workers With Forged Certificates

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    Kogi State Workers Screening Review and Complains Committee said 874 workers were discovered to have used forged credentials to gain employment into the state civil service. The chairman of the Committee, Alhaji Yusufu Okala stated this yesterday while presenting the report to the state governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello. The committee which disclosed the shocking news…

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  • Be Patient With Yahaya Bello – Speaker KGHA

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    The Speaker, Kogi state house of assembly, Rt Hon.  Umar Imam has implored the citizens of Kogi state to exercise patience with  the Governor of the state as he is geared towards taking Kogi to the next level. Rt Hon. Umar says it may appear as if fixing the state was slow and therefore taking…

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  • NMA Suspends 12 Members

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    The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), has suspended twelve of its members for violating the laid down rules and regulations of the association. In a communique issued at the end of the association’s one week National Executive Council meeting held in Lokoja, Kogi state, which was signed by the national President of NMA, Dr Mike Ozovehe …

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    No Vacation For FRSC Officers – Oyeyemi

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    The Corp Marshall of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Dr Boboye Oyeyemi has ordered the cancellation of all leaves and vacation for officers and men of the road safety corp during the festive period. Oyeyemi who was on sensitisation tour of kogi State handed down the order in Lokoja yesterday while addressing officers and…

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    Kogi: Court Stops Probe Of Wada, Idris Govts

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    A Kogi State high court, sitting in Lokoja, yesterday stopped the judicial commission of inquiry instituted by the state government to probe the past administrations in the state from further sitting. The court asked the parties to maintain status quo pending the determination of the motion seeking injunction to restrain the commission from probing the…

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    Kogi Judicial Probe Panel Begins Sitting

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    Kogi State Judicial Commission of Inquiry probing public officers who held office from 2003 to date has commenced sitting yesterday in Lokoja. Chairman of the Commission, Justice Wada Abubakar Omar (RTD) assured the public that the commission was not out to witch hunt anybody but to discharge its duties without fear or favour. He urged…

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  • Kogi CP Warns Criminals To Relocate From The State

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    Commissioner of Police (CP), Kogi State, Mr Abdullahi Chafe has warned criminals and those with criminal intent, to relocate from the state, stressing that the place cannot contain them. The Kogi police boss dropped this hint while addressing correspondent chapel members who were in his office yesterday for the state of the state. He stressed…

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