News - Kogi

Abuja Electricity Distribution Company Urges Customers To Be Safety Conscious

5 years ago /
Business and Economy  

The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company says customers must be safety conscious when dealing with electricity.  

Musa Sada: Nigerian Government To Take Steps To resuscitate Ajaokuta Steel Complex

5 years ago /
Nation 

The Nigerian government may be taking steps to resuscitate the Moribond Ajaokuta steel complex to key into the Jonathan administration’s transformation agenda.

Justice Gabriel Kolawole: Witnesses Will Not Have Their Faces Concealed

5 years ago /
Nation 

Prosecution witnesses brought to testify against the Kogi state university lecturer; Mohammed Nazeef accused of having links with Boko Haram will not have their faces concealed.            

INEC To Distribute Permanent Voters Card In 10 States

5 years ago /
Politics 

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, will distribute permanent voters card to eligible voters in ten states of the federation between Friday May 23 and Sunday May 25, 2014.    

Grassroots Football Competition In Kogi State Helps Foster Peace And Unity

5 years ago /
Sports  

A paramount ruler in Kogi state, north central Nigeria, his royal highness Abdul Razaq Sani Isakoto, the Emir of Koton Karfe, has called on the youths of Koto in particular and those of the country in general to embrace peace and unity.

Olusegun Aganga Urges Investors To Explore Nigeria's Growth Potential

5 years ago /
Business and Economy  

Nigeria’s minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Olusegun Aganga has charged investors to take advantage of the World Economic Forum to explore the country’s potentials and its growing market.  

Senators Call For Development Of The Manufacturing Sector

5 years ago /
Nation 

Participants at the ongoing world economic forum for Africa holding in Abuja have been told to use the event to kick-start the exploitation and development of the nation’s abandoned resources.

State government is treating insecurity in the state with kid's gloves - Southern Kaduna coalition

5 years ago /
Security 

A coalition of community development associations, civil society and non-governmental organisations from southern Kaduna has accused the Kaduna state government of not taking action against persistent attacks on communities in the area.

Governors of north central states want terrorist activities checkmated

5 years ago /
Security 

Governors of north central states of Nigeria have asked the federal government to take urgent steps aimed at checking the activities of terrorists who have made life unbearable for the people of the zone.

FCT teams battle for spots in NPFL

5 years ago /
Sports  

Teams representing the Federal Capital Territory in the Nigerian National League have been encouraged to put in more effort as they battle to gain promotion to the Nigerian Professional Football League.

Federal High Court fixes April 8 to hear Sanusi's suit challenging his removal

5 years ago /
Nation 

The Federal High Court in Abuja has fixed April 8 for the continuation of the suit filed by the sacked Governor of Central Bank, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi who is challenging his removal from office.

President Jonathan appoints new Group Executive Directors for NNPC

5 years ago /
Nation 

President Goodluck Jonathan has appointed new Group Executive Directors for the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation.

Nigerian National League week 6 results

5 years ago /
Sports  

It was mixed results for FCT based teams, over the weekend as the Nigeria National league NNL entered week 6.

Judiciary elevation: 25 new Judges for the Appeal court

5 years ago /
Nation 

President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the appointment of 25 justices to the court of appeal.

DANGOTE CEMENT PIONEERS FIRST 52.5 GRADE CEMENT IN AFRICA

5 years ago /
Business and Economy  

Dangote Cement Plc has commenced the production of 52.5 cement grade in the country making it the first manufacturer of this grade in Africa.

TERRORISM CHARGE: COURT TO RULE ON NAZEEF'S REQUEST FOR CLOSED TRIAL ON MARCH 18.

5 years ago /
Security 

A federal prosecutor has requested the court to exclude the public from the trial of Mohammed Nazeef a lecturer with Kogi state university accused of links with Boko Haram. 

FG promises to make necessary amendments to the SURE-P initiative

5 years ago /
Nation 

Speaking through the Minister of Labor and Productivity Emeka Wogu, President Jonathan said his administration is determined to impact positively on the infrastructural needs of the country. He urged the national assembly to expedite action on the 2014 budget stressing that the introduction of SURE-P is to mitigate the suffering of Nigerians.

National Teachers Institute commences thorough training of Maths and Science Teachers

5 years ago /
Education 

The National Teachers Institute says the objective of its national training on strengthening mathematics and science education in Nigeria is to enable students appreciate the importance of science education.

SSS cautioned for detaining suspects without cause

5 years ago /
Security 

The federal high court in Abuja has set free three terrorism suspects arrested last year at the Kogi State University by the State Security Service (SSS). 

Director General of National Teachers Institute calls for better quality of teachers

5 years ago /
Education 

The Director General of the National Teachers Institute, Ladan Sharehu has called for the continued strengthening of science and national teachers training in the country.