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Pay Workers’ Salary – NLC Tasks Bello

Pay Workers’ Salary – NLC Tasks Bello

Bayo Oyewale,Lokoja As Kogi joins the rest of Workers to celebrate 40 years anniversary of Nigeria Labour (NLC),the organized Labour in the State have urged Governor Yahaya Bello to pay their salaries,saying they are dying of hunger due to non payment of salaries by his administration. The State Chairman Nigeria Labour Congress Comrade Onuh Edoka […]

LG Autonomy Bill:Why Kogi House Assembly Opts For Public Hearing – Speaker

LG Autonomy Bill:Why Kogi House Assembly Opts For Public Hearing – Speaker

Wale Ibrahim, Lokoja The Speaker of Kogi House of Assembly, Prince Matthew Kolawole has disclosed that the House had taken public hearing option in considering the Local Government autonomy bill in view of the position already taken by National Union of Teachers (NUT). Kolawole disclosed this during in an interactive session with members of the […]

Rights Activist lambasts Kogi Govt. Over Proposed Sales of State’s Assets

Rights Activist lambasts Kogi Govt. Over Proposed Sales of State’s Assets

Bayo Oyewale,Lokoja A lokoja bases Human Rights Activst , Comrade Idris Miliki Abdul has berated the State government over the current move by Kogi State government to sell 10 assets belong to the state ,describing it as unwise and unacceptable proposition is to finance the approved N151 billion 2018 Budget of the State. This was […]

Bello Tasks Farmers , Herdsmen to live Togethet in peace.

Bello Tasks  Farmers , Herdsmen  to live  Togethet in peace.

Bayo Oyewale, Lokoja As part of efforts to ensure peaceful coexistence between farmers and Fulani herdsmen in Kogi, the State governor Alhaji Yahaya Bello has charged the people of the state to always embrace dialogue and high level of understanding to live peace and harmony with one another. Governor Bello who gave the charge in […]

Cattle Colonies Will Restrict Fulani Herdsemen Mmovement – Kogi Govt

Cattle Colonies Will Restrict Fulani Herdsemen Mmovement – Kogi Govt

Bayo Oyewale,Lokoja Kogi State Government has disclosed that the philosophy behind the establishment of cattle colonies was to curtail movement of the cattle herdsmen and enhance security of lives and property in the country. The Director-General, Kogi Information Services and Grassroots Sensitization, Mr Abdulkarim Abdulmalik, disclosed this in an interview with the newmen in Lokoja. […]

Women are Agent of Change,Must Train Their Children Properly. ….Gov Bello

Women are Agent of Change,Must Train Their Children Properly. ….Gov Bello

Bayo Oyewale,Lokoja Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Adoza Bello has described women as agent of Change, urging the women to properly train their children for better tomorrow. Governor Bello who made this call while speaking at the opening ceremony of quarterly meeting of the 19 State Nothern wives of governors holding in Lokoja, Kogi State […]

Islamic State terrorists arrested in Benue, Edo, Kogi

Islamic State terrorists arrested in Benue, Edo, Kogi

Many members of Islamic State in West Africa (ISWA) who infiltrated Nigeria have been arrested in Benue, Edo and Kogi. Security operatives revealed that a “good number” of the Islamic State terrorists were arrested in Okpella and Benin in Edo state, as well as Okene, in Kogi. Security service organizations who are carrying out surveillance […]

COSON Wants Malami Sacked Over Copyright Judgment

COSON Wants Malami Sacked Over Copyright Judgment

BY ISAAC OLAMIKAN Members of the Copyright Society of Nigeria(COSON) have protested in Benin on what they called “a frightening new assault on the Nigerian Judiciary and the attempt to destroy the judicial system in Nigeria.” Reciting the national anthem and the pledge the protesters led by Prince Abiodun Eguakhide, the Coordinator of COSON in […]

Kogi Set To Sink 956 Motorised Boreholes Across the State

Kogi Set To Sink 956 Motorised Boreholes Across the State

Bayo Oyewale,Lokoja Kogi State Government has disclosed that it would sink a total of 956 motorised boreholes in the 239 electoral wards of the state in this year. The state Commissioner for Rural Development, Mr Paul Enema made this at the weekly ministerial press briefing on the activities of his ministry, held in Lokoja. The […]