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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 17

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 21

April 10, 2018 2:16 PM Again, Kogi Assembly extends tenure of caretaker chairmen

For the second time in two years, the Kogi State House of Assembly has extended the tenure of caretaker committee chairmen for another six months. Recall that on the 10th of November, 2017, the house approved the extension of their tenure to allow the State Government conduct election into the 21 local government of the state. The new extension is sequel 23

April 5, 2018 7:43 PM Former INEC boss, Jega gets new appointment

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has appointed Prof. Attahiru Jega, former INEC Chairman, as chairman of a Committee for the establishment of Yusuf Maitama-Sule Centre for Advancement of Politics and Democratic Governance. A statement by Mallam Muhammad Garba, Commissioner for Information in the state, announced the appointment on Thursday in Kano. The News Agency 31

March 21, 2018 6:09 PM Alleged gun-running: Dino Melaye releases new song against Yahaya Bello (WATCH)

Senator Dino Melaye, has once again come hard on his state governor, Yahyah Bello, for allegedly trying to pull him down. Recall that the Force Public Relation Officer, Jimoh Moshood, had on Monday announced the arrest of two suspects after a gun battle with their team, which he said lasted for several hours on the January 9, 2018. Reacting, however 104

March 21, 2018 2:34 PM Fake Emir of Kano lands in prison

A Kano Senior Magistrates’ Court in Kano has remanded a 20-year-old student, Sultan Bello, in prison custody for impersonating the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammad Sanusi II. The accused, a resident of at Ja’oji New Court Road Quarters, Kano, is facing a three-count charge of impersonation, cheating and defamation of character. The Senior Magistrate, Hassan 22

March 14, 2018 3:09 PM Akpabio reveals how Kogi governor, Bello is making things difficult for youths

Godswill Akpabio, Senate Minority leader, on Wednesday berated the leadership style of Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello. Akpabio said the 42-year-old governor was creating an impression that elders should be recycled as leaders. He spoke on the floor of the senate while contributing to a debate on a motion sponsored by Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye 30

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 34

March 2, 2018 5:12 PM Kogi APC expels members of Hady Ametuo-led exco, vows to charge him for impersonation

The crises rocking the Kogi State chapter of the All Progressive Congress has assumed a new dimension as the faction loyal to the state Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello on Friday said it has expelled members of the Hady Ametuo-led executive. Addressing newsmen in Lokoja, the newly appointed factional Acting Chairman, Alhaji Ibrahim Ahovi said the expulsion 33

March 1, 2018 5:24 PM Double registration: Bello’s case still pending — INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, said the issuance of transferred temporary voter’s card to the Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, last week has not affected the criminal case of double registration against him. He said the issue of double registration against the governor was still pending and had not taken away his right of transfer 28