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March 6, 2018 5:35 PM Gov Bello condemns attack on PDP Senator, supporters, orders arrest of culprits

​Kogi governor Yahaya Bello has directed the arrest of suspects ​who attacked some political leaders in Okene, Adavi and Okehi local government areas. In a statement in Lokoja on Tuesday, the governor said he would ensure that the perpetrators faced justice. The statement signed by ​his Chief Press Secretary, Mrs Petra Akinti–Onyegbule, condemned the attack 25

February 22, 2018 9:30 AM We will not tolerate cattle rustling in Kogi – Gov Bello warns

The Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has warned cattle rustlers that their nefarious activities will not be condoned in the state. Speaking through his Director of Media and Publicity, Kingsley Fanwo, in Lokoja, Governor Bello said the state’s hospitality should not be taken as a gateway for criminal elements, assuring the people that government 23

February 21, 2018 5:48 AM Catholic Church doesn’t run on tithes – Cardinal Okogie fires back at Gov. Bello

Cardinal Anthony Okogie, retired Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, has declared that the Catholic church does not run on titles. The former President of Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, made the remake while noting that Catholic church had never taught that God’s blessings depended on tithe paying. Reacting to the statement, Okogie stressed that no Catholic 23

February 17, 2018 3:33 PM Ortom speaks on absence at APC governors‘ visit to Buhari in Daura

The state’s chief executives did not make the trip to Buhari’s country home in Daura, Katsina state, on Friday. Ortom spoke on Saturday through his Chief Press Secretary, Terver Akase. DAILY POST reached Akase to respond to reports that Ortom might have deliberately stayed away from the meeting. He said there was no need to read meaning to his principal’s 27

February 17, 2018 9:09 AM Tinubu, other APC leaders to meet Buhari in Daura

President Muhammadu Buhari will Saturday afternoon meet All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftains at his country home in Daura, Katsina State. Others are current APC national chairman, John Oyegun and former national interim national chairman, Bisi Akande. The official agenda visit is to commiserate with the President who recently lost two members of his extended 34

February 14, 2018 6:20 PM I’m proud of Gov Yahaya Bello – Osinbajo

Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, has said that he is proud of Governor Yahaya Bello’s achievements. The Vice President spoke in Kogi at the launch of the National Micro Small and Medium Enterprises, MSME. According to him, the Federal Government is ready to support small business grow in Nigeria. He said, “I’m proud of what happened in Kogi state 16

February 5, 2018 7:07 PM You are selfish – Kogi PDP slams Gov. Bello over planned sale of state assets

The Peoples Democratic Party in Kogi State has rejected proposed plans by Governor Yahaya Bello-led administration to sell some of the state asset. The opposition party while admonishing the governor to immediately perish the thought, considered the plot to be selfish, devilish and myopic. A statement released on Monday by the party’s state publicity 21

February 5, 2018 5:12 PM PDP kicks against Gov. Bello’s selling of Kogi Legacy projects

In a press statement by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and signed by the state’s publicity secretary, Bode Ogunmola, a copy of which was made available to newsmen, in Lokoja, it described the move as ‘wicked , anti-people and retrogressive’. The statement read in part, “The news coming out of Lugard House, the seat of power, are a grave foreboding 19

January 23, 2018 5:39 AM Gov. Yari swears in council chairman, 14 Permanent Secretaries

Zamfara State Governor, Alhaji Abdul’aziz Yari on Monday swore-in Vice Chairman of Bakura local government, Alhaji Dandare Dan-Dakko as the new substaintive council Chairman. According to the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, the appointment and swearing-in of Dan-Dakko followed the appointment of the former chairman of Bakura local government, Alhaji Bello 16

January 20, 2018 9:07 AM Munya LG chairman in Niger impeached

The Chairman of Munya Local Government Council of Niger, Mr Yahuza Mohammed, has been impeached. He was removed by his councillors on Friday for alleged gross misconduct and maladministration. The legislators accused him of alleged diversion of the council resources and awarding capital projects without approval of the house. Special Adviser (Political) 23