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January 4, 2019 6:15 AM Atiku: We didn’t deny PDP use of stadium – Kogi Govt

The Kogi State Government has dismissed as “routine fiction”, claims by the opposition People Democratic Party (PDP ) that the party was denied the use of the Confluence Stadium for its presidential campaigns slated for Monday 7th January, 2019. Reacting to the claim in Lokoja, on Thursday night, the Director General of Media and Strategy to the Governor 28

December 20, 2018 1:05 PM Senate confirms Owasanoye, eight others as ICPC Chairman, members [Full list]

The Senate on Thursday confirmed the appointment of Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye as the Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC). They are: Grace Chinda from Delta, Okolo Titus (Enugu), Obiora Igwedebia (Anambra), Olubukola Balogun (Lagos) and Justice Adamu Bello (Katsina). The other members are: Hannatu Muhammed 28

December 5, 2018 1:43 PM Nigerian Navy promotes senior officers [See Full List]

The Nigerian Navy Board has approved the promotion of 87 senior officers to the ranks of Rear Admiral, Commodore, Captain and Commander. The service, in a statement by its spokesman, Commodore Ayo Olugbode on Tuesday, said among the newly promoted senior officers “are 10 Rear Admirals, 25 Commodores, 24 Captains and 28 Commanders.” The statement read: “The 10 Admirals 36

October 26, 2018 7:47 AM Alleged defamation: Gov Bello’s aide, Edward Onoja sues PDP youth leader, demands N100m

The Chief of Staff (CoS) to Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, Mr Edward Onoja, has filed a lawsuit in the State high court against the national coordinator of Peoples Democratic Party Youth Frontier (PDPNYF), Comrade Austin Okai. Okai made this known to DAILY POST on Friday in a brief telephone interview. According to the PDPNYF coordinator, Edward 29

October 14, 2018 12:50 PM Police in Zaria nab 20-year-old kidnapper, murder suspect

A twenty-year old Ahmed Abdullahi of Hayin Gada, Zabi, Sabon Gari Local Government Area of Kaduna State has allegedly kidnapped and killed his neighbour, a 14-year old Mohammed Bello after collecting Sixty Thousand Naira (N60,000.00) from the family for the release of the kidnapped boy. Narrating the incident to journalists, the father of the deceased 31

July 20, 2018 8:38 AM Kogi govt approves Owoniyi as new Kabba monarch

A retired Customs officer, Solomon Dele Owoniyi, has been approved by the Kogi State government as the new Obaro of Kabba. The appointment was part of resolutions reached at the State Executive Council meeting chaired by Governor Yahaya. The governor’s Special Adviser on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Abubabar Ohere, congratulated the Okun people 30

July 18, 2018 9:24 AM BREAKING: Hoodlums burn down 2 schools to be commissioned by Dino Melaye in Kogi

The Government Girls Secondary School, Sarkin Noma and Lokongoma Secondary School in Lokoja LGA which were due for commissioning this morning have been razed down and vandalized by yet to be identified hoodlums. The schools were razed down and vandalized by the suspected hoodlums Tuesday night. The girls schools were among the sixty-nine projects the Senator 22

July 7, 2018 7:12 AM Dino Melaye dumps APC, calls PDP “my home” [VIDEO]

Dino Melaye, Senator representing Kogi West in the National Assembly has apparently returned to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). In a video posted on his Instagram page on Friday, Melaye called PDP his home and claimed that the ruling All Progressives Congress “suffered” him. “PDP! Oh my home, oh my home, oh my home, when shall I see my home? When shall 26

May 19, 2018 3:06 PM APC Congress: Gov. Bello’s aide emerges party’s factional chairman in Kogi

The Special Adviser to the Kogi State Governor on Political Matters, Hon Abdullahi Bello has emerged a factional chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kogi State. Bello was elected on Saturday at the State APC Congress held at the Confluence Stadium, Lokoja. DAILY POST gathered that the Kogi state governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello led other 23

May 15, 2018 3:33 PM Herdsmen: Group blames Yahaya Bello over attacks on Kogi communities

The Kogi socio-political group, Project Save Kogi (PSK) has described the fresh herdsmen attack on two communities in Ilu-Ajo, Kogi West which left 10 dead and scores wounded as barbaric and unacceptable. In a statement by the Project’s spokesman, Samson Atek’ojo Usman, he explained that the invasion of Fulani herdsmen at the wee hours of Monday, was uncalled 39