News - Kogi

Kogi Gov. Bello Urges Peace At Eid-El-Fitir

10 months ago /
Nation 

In Kogi State, Governor Yahaya Bello joined thousands of Muslim faithful to observe the Eid prayers in his hometown, Okene, urging the people to continue to embrace peace and unity to move the state forward.

25 Suspects Arrested By Kogi Police

10 months ago /
Security 

The Kogi State Police Command has arrested twenty-five suspected criminals from their hideouts

Kogi To Recruit Youths For Information Institutions

10 months ago /
Education 

The Kogi state government has approved the employment of scores of youths into the state information institutions.

INEC Fixes New Date For Kogi, Bayelsa Elections

10 months ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has announced November 16, 2019, as the new date for the Kogi and Bayelsa governorship elections.

Nigerian Army Set To Launch E-Records

10 months ago /
Security 

The Nigerian Army Records Headquarters, Lokoja, has disclosed plans to launch the Electronic Document Management System and Physical Storage Solution also known as E-records.

New Date For Kogi And Bayelsa Governorship Elections

10 months ago /
Politics 

It will be recalled that on 9th April 2019, the Independent National Electoral Commission, (INEC) released the timetable and schedule of activities for the Kogi and Bayelsa governorship elections. The Commission fixed 2nd November for the elections to hold in both states.

CSO Coalition Wants Kogi CJ To Step Down Over Alleged Graft

10 months ago /
Nation 

A coalition of civil society groups under the aegis of anti-corruption research-based data initiative is appealing to the national judicial council to prevail on the Kogi state Chief Judge, Justice Nasiru Ajan to step down from office for proper investigation into allegations of graft against him.

Electricity Supply: Let There Be Light

10 months ago /
Nation 

Distribution companies in Nigeria have begun implementation of Meter Asset Provider (MAP) scheme that will ensure consumers get the instrument for calculating their power consumption within ten days of the request. 

Bayelsa Wants November 2, Governorship Election Date Rescheduled

10 months ago /
Nation 

The Bayelsa State government has appealed to the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to reschedule the date fixed for the 2019 governorship election in the state.

Yahaya Bello Debunks Rumour Of Leaving The APC

11 months ago /
Politics 

Kogi state Governor Yahaya Bello denies media reports that he has left the ruling All Progressives Congress.

INEC Debunks Reports On Electronic Collation Of Results And Tampering With Servers

11 months ago /
Election 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, says it has not tampered with any of its servers contrary to reports in some quarters.

Bello Signs 8 Bills Into Law

11 months ago /
Nation 

Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello has signed eight bills into law.

Senate Dumps Kogi Oil Producing Status

11 months 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

11 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

11 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

11 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

11 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

11 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

11 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

12 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.