• Death Of 6: Kogi Gov Calls For Calm

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    The Kogi State governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has appealed for calm in the wake of the death of six citizens of the state including a mother, her three kids, and a neighbour’s two children, who were reported to have died after eating a cassava flour meal the woman had prepared. Unfortunately, the incident has been…

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    Kogi Governor To Probe Past Administrations

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    Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello has announced the setting up of a commission of inquiry to probe the past administrations from 2003 to date to help recover the looted funds. The governor stated this yesterday at the celebration of Nigeria’s independence, an occasion that attracted a large crowd. Kogi State had at the weekend after…

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    Gov Bello Rejigs Media Team

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    The Governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello yesterday approved the immediate redeployment of some Principal aides in his Cabinet in order to evolve new strategies to make governance and government more effective and efficient. The Commissioner for Information, Culture and Tourism, Alhaji Mohammed Awwal Imam has been re-deployed to Culture and Tourism as Commissioner, …

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    Ocholi’s Replacement Over Due – Lawyer

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    A Legal Practitioner, Daniel Makolo has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to urgently appoint a qualified Kogi indigene to replace late Minister of State for Labour, James Ocholi (SAN), to represent the state in his cabinet. Makolo, who addressed a press conference at the weekend in Lokoja, said for almost seven months after the death…

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    Prince Audu’s Brother Breaks Faleke Camp, Embraces Gov Bello

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    The immediate younger brother of the All Progressives Congress, APC Governorship candidate in the November 21, 2015 Governorship Election, late Prince Abubakar Audu has declared support for Governor Yahaya Bello, in a move likely to break the ranks of the Faleke camp. Prince Yahaya Audu was in Government House Lokoja after receiving a posthumous award…

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  • Kogi: Igala Mulls 20year Development Plan

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    The Igala ethnic nationality in Kogi East senatorial district is set to develop an intermediate development plan for the next 20 years in an effort to bring the needed transformation to the area. The Group made this known in a communiqué issued at the end of a two-day Igala Unity Conference (Ujeju Igala) organized by…

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    Kogi Assembly Tasks LGs On Transparency

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    The Kogi state House of Assembly has charged administrators of the 21 local goverment areas in the state to adopt and implement the blueprint of the current administration in ensuring transparency, sincerity and good governance. The House’s standing committee on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs gave the charge during a meeting with the 21 council…

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    How Cash Crunch Marred Sallah Celebration

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    Eid-El-Fitri is usually a day celebrated with pomp and pageantry especially in view of the fact that it is the first day that Muslims unwind after going through the rigours of observing the month-long Ramadan fasting. Muazu Elazeh (Katsina), Sam Egwu (Lokoja), Joshua Dada (Osun), Alo Abiola (Ado Ekiti), Patrick Ochoga (Benin City), Yahya Sarki,…

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