News - Kogi

Senate Dumps Kogi Oil Producing Status

1 month ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian Senate on Wednesday rejected a motion which sought to declare Kogi state as an oil producing state and grant it all the benefits and privileges.

Kogi Governor Declares 2nd Term

2 months ago /
Politics 

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has officially declared his intention to run for a second term in office.

Kogi Inaugurates State House Of Assembly Commission

2 months ago /
Politics 

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has inaugurated a six-man state house of assembly service commission committee.

FG Suspends Free Train Ride on Itakpe-Warri Route

2 months ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian government has ordered the immediate suspension of the free train ride for passengers on the Itakpe-Warri route.

Film On Nigeria’s 4th Republic Launched

2 months ago /
Entertainment 

The Nigerian political process has attracted the attention of the movie industry with emphasis on the need for thorough reform.

 

Kogi launch operation puff adder

2 months ago /
Security 

The Kogi state police command has launched a special squad called 'operation puff adder' to strengthen the fight against criminal elements threatening internal security across the three senatorial zones.

INEC Sets Timeline For Kogi And Bayelsa Polls

2 months ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has fixed November 2 for the conduct of governorship elections in Kogi and Bayelsa states.

APC Women Insist On Affirmative Action

2 months ago /
Politics 

Women aspirants on the ticket of the All Progressives Congress, APC, said the party must take into consideration the United Nations, UN affirmative action for women when putting together the next Federal Executive Council, FEC, and other branches of the government.

Kogi Rewards Victorious Handball Players With Scholarships

2 months ago /
Sports  

Kogi state Governor Yahaya Bello has promised the State's under 12 and under 18 male and female handball players scholarships to university level following their victory at the just concluded handball competition in Lagos.

Osinbajo Thanks God For Surviving Helicopter Crash

2 months ago /
Security 

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says he is grateful to God for sparing his life in a helicopter crash in Kabba, Kogi State in February.

Tributes Pour In For Late Prof. Pius Adesanmi

2 months ago /
Nation 

Tributes have continued to pour in for Pius Adesanmi the Nigerian born-Canadian Professor, who died in the March 10, Ethiopian airline crash.

Aisha Buhari Visits Victims Of Building Collapse

3 months ago /
Nation 

The wife of Nigeria’s President, Aisha Buhari, has visited the victims of the Ita-Faji building collapse at the Lagos Island General Hospital.

Air Force Charges Field Commanders On Protection Of Assets

3 months ago /
Nation 

Authorities of the Nigerian Air Force say the safety of valuable assets such as aircraft is necessary for the success of internal security operations.

Kogi Residents Tell APC To Not Take Their Support For Granted

3 months ago /
Politics 

The results of the Kogi State House of Assembly elections continue to generate reactions.

Kogi Police Parade 52 Suspected Political Thugs, Criminals

3 months ago /
Nation 

The Kogi State Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Busari says the recent security arrangement made by the inspector general of police has made life difficult for criminals operating in the state.

Senate Debates Budget

3 months ago /
Politics 

The Nigerian Senate has commenced debate on the general principles of the 2019 appropriation bill of N8.83 (eight point eighty- three) trillion naira, now before the national assembly.

Saraki Bows To Supreme Court; Swears In Air Marshall Isaac Alfa

3 months ago /

The lingering legal battle for Kogi east senatorial seat may have finally come to an end after the Senate on Wednesday swore in Air marshal Isaac Alfa as the rightful occupant of the seat.

Kogi Police Commend Politicians And Electorate

3 months ago /
Security 

Kogi State Commissioner Of Police, Hakeem Busari has commended politicians and the electorate for their cooperation with security agents during the just-concluded elections across the state.

Kogi Election: Governor Bello Assures Voters Of Security

3 months ago /
Politics 

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, says security agencies in the state are prepared for Saturday’s House of Assembly election.

INEC Distributes Sensitive Materials In Kogi

3 months ago /
Politics 

Kogi State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Professor James Apam, has confirmed delivery of sensitive materials towards and polling units across the state through the local government electoral officers for state assembly election.