• Cashew Nuts: The Untapped Goldmine

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    Cashew in its employment and  commercial value to the nation has been under utilised as being reported  by, SAM EGWU in the piece, a gold mine not fully tapped,  looks at the possible ways to put cashew into proper value chain Cashew nut harvest season has come again and some cashew farmers in Kogi State…

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  • Kogi Traditional Ruler Attacked By Assailants

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      The hitherto peaceful Oganenigu community in Dekina Local Government Area of Kogi State was thrown into pandemonium last week when masked men armed with various dangerous weapons swooped on the traditional ruler of the community, His Highness Imaji Omojayi. The assailants numbering about three and dressed in overall black, sneaked into the palace through…

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  • Forex: Gov Bello Lauds Dangote For Promoting Tourism

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    Kogi State governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has commended Dangote Industries limited for promoting tourism potentials in Nigeria and especially in Kogi State by sponsoring the state’s 6th Ebira Carnival. Noting that tourism can make the nation less dependent on Oil, as another avenue for foreign exchange earnings, the governor urged all other corporate bodies and…

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  • 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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