Kogi NLC Decries Extortion of Pensioners By Desk Officers

Kogi NLC Decries Extortion of  Pensioners  By Desk Officers

Bayo Oyewale, Lokoja Worried by nefarious activities of desk officers,  the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC),Kogi State Chapter has raised alarm over alleged extortion of pensioners by Desk Officers in charge of pension matters in the 21 Local Government Areas of the State. The State Chairman of NLC ,Comrade Onuh Edoka who disclosed this while speaking […]

Police confirm 8 dead in Niger flood

Police confirm 8 dead in Niger flood

Olaniyi Eniolawun; The Police Command in Niger says eight persons have died as a result of a downpour in Rafin-Gora village in Kontagora Local Government Area of the state. The Police Commissioner, Alhaji Dibal Yakadi, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Minna on Monday that two bodies of the victims had been recovered. […]

Jubilation as over 2000 IDPs return home in Guzamala LG, Borno State

Jubilation  as over 2000 IDPs return home in Guzamala LG, Borno State

Chris Steven, Abuja It was all  joy on Tuesday when  over 2000 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) of Guzamala extraction living in Bakassi IDP Camp in Maiduguri  commenced movement to return to their original homeland in Guzamala  Local Government Area of Borno state. The IDPs numbering about 2,043 individuals, making up 378 households constitute the first […]

Kogi Gov. Aide Berates Audu/Faleke Group

Kogi Gov. Aide Berates Audu/Faleke Group

…says Haddy Ametuo and co has committed ‘political treason’ Bayo Oyewale , Lokoja The Director General of Media and Publicity to the Governor of Kogi State, Kingsley Fanwo has described the Audu/Faleke Group in the state as “lacking in morals and discipline”. Fanwo stated this in Lokoja while reacting to media reports that a parallel […]

Billionaire Isyaku Rabiu For Burial On Friday May 11 As Family Releases Full Life Story

Billionaire Isyaku Rabiu For Burial On Friday May 11 As Family Releases Full Life Story

Renowned Kano businessman, philanthropist, leader of Islam’s Tijjaniyya movement in Nigeria and patriarch of the famed Isyaku Rabiu Family, Khalifa Sheikh Isyaku Rabiu has passed on yesterday in a London Hospital. He was aged 93 years before his death and would be buried according to Islamic rites on Friday, May 11, 2018. This was confirmed […]

Kogi Chief of Staff Cheats Death

Kogi Chief of Staff  Cheats Death

As ALGON Boss Ogarnises Prayers for Gov Quick Recovery Bayo Oyewale . lokoja It was yet anther sad day for the people at the corridor of power as the news filtered out that the Chief of Staff to the Kogi State Govermor. Honourable Edward Onoja cheated death when he was allegedly involved in a road […]

Group Urges Bello to Sack VC Over Alleged Fraud In Kogi

Group Urges Bello to Sack VC Over Alleged Fraud In Kogi

Bayo Oyewale  Lokoja A group, the forum of stakeholders of Kogi State University (KSU) Anyigba, Alumni Association has urged  Gov. Yahaya Bello to sack the Vice-Chancellor of the institution, Prof. Mohammed Abdulkadir over alleged fraud amounting to N10million. This  was contained in a statement signed by chairman of the Stakeholders Forum, Mr Halilu Usman and the Secretary, Chief […]

No Suspect Escape from Kogi Prisons – State Controller

No Suspect Escape from Kogi Prisons – State Controller

Bayo Oyewale, Lokoja The Controller of Prisons, Kogi State Command, Mr. Matyns U.Apebende has disclosed that there was neither jail break ,nor any escape from any prison in the State. Apebende Who made this known while reacting to some erroneous impression that two suspects,  Kabiru Seidu a.k.a Osama and Nuhu Salisu a.k.a Small escaped from […]

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