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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 22

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 17

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 20

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 20

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 30

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 27

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 34

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 134

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 27

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 36