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January 15, 2018 4:05 PM Fulani killings: NYSC changes orientation camp for corps members posted to Taraba, Benue

The management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has announced a new date for the orientation course and venue for 2017 Batch B, stream 2 Corps members deployed to Benue and Taraba States. NYSC in a terse statement on Monday, directed the 2017 BATCH “B” STREAM II prospective corps members deployed to Benue and Taraba states to go to Kogi State 15

January 12, 2018 6:22 AM 2019: Dino Melaye cautions Buhari on Gov. Bello

Senator Dino Melaye on Thursday warned President Muhammadu Buhari to be wary of the Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello. This is coming after Gov. bello endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari for second term in 2019 after attending a juma’at with Buhari at the Presidential Villa in Abuja on Jan 5th. Reacting, Senator Melaye said Bello was a liar by making 19

January 2, 2018 2:09 PM Kogi director dies of heart attack 54 hours after receiving sack letter

Fifty-four hours after receiving a sack letter from the Kogi State Government, a director in the Kogi State civil service, Mr Alphonsis Ameh is dead. Ameh was, until his death, a Director Administration and Finance (DAF) in the Kogi State Pension Board. The deceased, who hailed from Ade community in Olamaboro Local Government Area, resided at t Zone 8 area, opposite 21

December 13, 2017 4:22 PM Policemen dismissed for drug trafficking in Kogi

The three officers of the Nigeria Police have been dismissed for alleged involvement in drug trafficking. This was disclosed by the command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP William Aya, who confirmed their dismissal said that NDLEA will handle their prosecution. According to him, the officers were dismissed after they were found guilty by a board room trial 26

November 29, 2017 11:17 AM Kogi governor, Bello suspends SSA on political matters, Ismaila Salami

The Senior Special Assistant to Alhaji Yahaya Bello of Kogi state, Mr Ismaila Salami ,has been suspended over what was alleged as an act of insubordination. Mr Ismaila, the Governor’s Senior Special Assistant on Political Matters was suspended barely two hours when some commissioners in the cabinet swapped position. A credible source told DAILYPOST in Lokoja 27

November 21, 2017 1:38 PM BREAKING: Nigerian Navy elevates 78 officers

Making the revelation, the Naval Spokesman, Navy Captain Suleiman Dahun said the elevation was approved by the Navy Board in analyst said is a sweeping promotion of officers of all ranks in the force. Dahun in statement said that 18 Commodore ( One Star Generals) were promoted Rear Admirals (two star generals) in the force, while 40 Navy Captain, (Colonel 27

November 5, 2017 3:48 PM My hobby is buying new cars – Dino Melaye

The lawmaker representing Kogi West Senatorial District at the Upper legislative chamber, Dino Melaye has declared that his passion is to buy automobiles. According to him, while some people have passion for blood and diamond, his own love is for cars. Speaking with Punch, Dino said he has no regrets spending his money on automobiles. He said, “I don’t 27

November 2, 2017 11:36 AM Gunmen kill labour leader, 2 others in Kogi

LOKOJA – Yet to be identified gunmen yesterday gun down two persons in Okene, Kogi Central senatorial district. Vanguard gathered that the killing took place around 7pm while worshippers were performing ablution for the night’s prayers. Yakubu and his younger brother, felled to the bullets of the gunmen while performing ablution in front of the house 25

October 31, 2017 6:20 PM Kogi Speaker harps on oversight functions

The Speaker, Kogi State House of Assembly, Rt Hon. Mathew Kolawole has urged its members to put more emphasis on oversight function. While welcoming his colleagues from the two weeks break, Hon Kolawole stressed that having refreshed for two weeks, all should be set for the task ahead. “The bills at the disposal of the House for deliberation should be diligently 18

October 31, 2017 4:32 PM Kogi will always be the home of peace – Govt

The Government of Kogi State has reiterated its commitment to the peaceful coexistence of its populace and its determination to develop the state on the tripod of fairness, justice and equity. The Secretary to the Kogi State Government, Mrs. Ayoade Folashade Arike PhD., said this during the inauguration of the Implementation Committee on the Report of Iyano 21