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Atiku, Fani-Kayode, Dokpesi Eulogise New PDP ChairmanBy John Akubo, Ann Godwin and Kehinde Olatunji Lokoja, Port Harcourt, Lagos —
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
By John Akubo, Ann Godwin and Kehinde Olatunji Lokoja, Port Harcourt, Lagos — Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar yesterday congratulated Uche Secondus over his emergence as the new National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The... Read more
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Govt Spurns Criticism, Justifies Bello's Okene Country Home MansionLokoja — The Kogi State government has justified the 'multi-million naira perso
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Lokoja — The Kogi State government has justified the 'multi-million naira personal mansion' built by Governor Yahaya Bello in his Okene country home, saying the governor did not violate any known law for having such an edifice in his... Read more
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Car Runs Into Hawkers, Injures Two in AbajiA vehicle has rammed into a group of hawkers, leaving two of them injured at a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
A vehicle has rammed into a group of hawkers, leaving two of them injured at a military check point on Abuja-Lokoja road last Friday. A witness said the incident happened at about 1:47p.m. when the driver of a Honda vehicle with registration number... Read more
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Outcry Over Kogi State Governor's U.S.$5 Million MansionLokoja — The Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, at the weekend inaugurat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Lokoja — The Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, at the weekend inaugurated his state-of-the-art house in Okene in Kogi State. Experts put the cost of the mansion conservatively at over N2 billion. The building which took about four months to... Read more
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High Pitch Politics Herald PDP National Conventiontherefore urged the delegates of the PDP to vote for him massively.Ologbondiyan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
therefore urged the delegates of the PDP to vote for him massively.Ologbondiyan spoke yesterday at the PDP Secretariat in Lokoja while addressing party delegates to the convention. Ologbondiyan said having worked as a journalist for over 25 years... Read more
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Long Road to Festivitieswho passed through some of these roads. "I left Ugheli for Abuja, but had to f
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who passed through some of these roads. "I left Ugheli for Abuja, but had to find an alternative route to Auchi to Lokoja because the regular route has become impassable. I went through Ifon to Ondo, to Afuze, then back into Edo to Auchi,... Read more
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Police Officer Goes Berserk, Kills Polytechnic Graduate in Kogi StateLokoja — A trigger-happy police officer in Kogi State allegedly shot dead a pol
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Lokoja — A trigger-happy police officer in Kogi State allegedly shot dead a polytechnic graduate, Mohammed Ismail, in Ajaokuta Local Council on Sunday. The late Ismail, a father of one, met his untimely death while attending a political rally of one... Read more
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Senator Arise, 2 Others Kidnapped in Kogi, Police Deny ClaimSen. Ayo Arise, a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC), was kidnapped
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Sen. Ayo Arise, a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC), was kidnapped on Sunday, along Okene-Lokoja road. NAN reports that the senator was abducted along with his Personal Assistant and driver while returning to Abuja. A reliable family... Read more
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I Will Pay Salaries, Pension Arrears This Month - Kogi Govenorof the 110th birthday of the Odeyani-Anebira, Alhaji Audu Otonoku and his eight
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
of the 110th birthday of the Odeyani-Anebira, Alhaji Audu Otonoku and his eight years on the throne as the Otonoku in Lokoja. Bello told the state's civil servants, "I acknowledge your contributions to our growth and so I am saying that from... Read more
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PMB Will Dwarf His 2015 Figures in 2019 - Kogi GovernorLokoja — The Kogi State governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has declared that Presid
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Lokoja — The Kogi State governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has declared that President Muhammadu Buhari will win the 2019 presidential poll with a higher number of votes than he garnered in 2015. Speaking through his director-general, Media and... Read more
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Bello Redeploys Commissioners, Warns Non-Performing AppointeesLokoja — Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has effected a minor cabinet reshu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Lokoja — Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has effected a minor cabinet reshuffle with the redeployment of some of his commissioners from their previous ministries to new ones. This is just as the governor has given 90 days ultimatum to... Read more
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FRSC Confirms Three Dead On Ayingba-Ochadamu Roadaccident on Ochadamu - Ayingba road in Kogi. The state Sector Commander of the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
accident on Ochadamu - Ayingba road in Kogi. The state Sector Commander of the FRSC, Segun Martins, who confirmed it in Lokoja said that the victims comprised two males and one female, all adults. He said that six other persons were seriously... Read more
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The War On All Fronts in Kogihas expressed satisfaction with the style of administration of the governor. T
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
has expressed satisfaction with the style of administration of the governor. The youth, at a press conference held in Lokoja disagreed with the position of the Kogi East Elders Council on the style of Bello's administration. According to... Read more
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Ait Journalist, Wife and Three Children Die in Auto CrashLokoja — Journalist in Kogi State were jolted over the death of one of their ow
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Lokoja — Journalist in Kogi State were jolted over the death of one of their own, Mr. Abdullahi Ibrahim, a reporter with the African Independent Television, (AIT). Ibrahim died alongside his family members in a ghastly motor accident when he... Read more
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One Feared Dead, Scores Injured, Houses Razed in Kogi State Communal ClashLokoja — A disagreement over ownership of a farmland and five fishing ponds bet
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Lokoja — A disagreement over ownership of a farmland and five fishing ponds between the people of Kabawa in Lokoja and the Onumaye people of Kotokarfe Local Councils of Kogi State yesterday turned bloody. Scores were reportedly injured and many... Read more
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A Legacy That Diminishes Lugardmemory is sustained in some parts of the country through several landmarks dedi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
memory is sustained in some parts of the country through several landmarks dedicated to his remembrance. For instance, in Lokoja, the Lord Lugard Rest House that was built in 1900, on top of Mount Patti, served as his relaxation point. It is one... Read more
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Fake Certificate Revelations Have Justified Us - Kogi GovtLokoja — The Kogi State government said yesterday that the recent discovery of
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Lokoja — The Kogi State government said yesterday that the recent discovery of thousands of fake certificate holders in its civil service has justified its stance on reforms in the sector. Speaking with journalists in Lokoja, the director general on... Read more
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Tasks Before Oil Exploration in Bida, Sokoto BasinsJoseph Omada from the Kogi State University Anyigba and Prof. Abdullahi Bala fr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Joseph Omada from the Kogi State University Anyigba and Prof. Abdullahi Bala from the Federal University of Technology, Lokoja. Others were; Prof. Rafiu Bale from the University of Ilorin, Dr. Abdullahi Idris-Nda and Dr. Aliyu Isa Goro both... Read more
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Waterways As Viable Transport Channels204,299 (inwards); however, several other ports dotted along the 300km of inlan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
204,299 (inwards); however, several other ports dotted along the 300km of inland waterways includes Onitsha, Oguta, Opobo, Lokoja, Baro, Jebba etc. Nigeria being major oil producing and exporting country records about 2,000 petroleum tanker vessels... Read more
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The Absolute Sense of Investments On Roads, Rails and PowerSukuk bond was dedicated to the repair and construction of 25 roads across the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Sukuk bond was dedicated to the repair and construction of 25 roads across the nation; Ibadan to Ilorin, Benin to Sagamu, Lokoja to Edo, Enugu to Port Harcourt, Kano to Maiduguri, and Nasarawa to Benue -- touching every part of our nation... Read more
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Kogi to Conduct Competency Test for Public School TeachersLokoja — The Kogi State Government has concluded plans to conduct competency te
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
Lokoja — The Kogi State Government has concluded plans to conduct competency test for public school teachers in the state to ensure that only capable hands teach in government-owned schools. The Director General on Media and Publicity to the... Read more
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Kogi Police Recover Car Stolen From Lagos, Parade 15 SuspectsLokoja — The Kogi State Police Command has recovered a Toyota Camry car stolen
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
Lokoja — The Kogi State Police Command has recovered a Toyota Camry car stolen from Lagos State and also arrested the suspected thief. The command's spokesman, Mr Williams Aya, who disclosed this yesterday while parading some suspects arrested by... Read more
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191 Die in Kogi Road Accidents in 10 Monthsof Operations of the Kogi State Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
of Operations of the Kogi State Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), made the disclosure on Tuesday in Lokoja. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Okene-Lokoja-Abuja highway is listed among the accident-prone... Read more
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Melaye, JDPC Tackle Bello Over Budget IrregularitiesLokoja — The Senator Representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, Dino Mela
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
Lokoja — The Senator Representing Kogi West in the National Assembly, Dino Melaye and the Justice Development and Peace Commission of the Lokoja Diocese of the Catholic Church have exposed some irregularities in the 2017 budget of Kogi State. The... Read more
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Ajaokuta Steel Company Matter Not Yet Resolved, Says Global Steel HoldingsLokoja — The management of Global Steel Holdings Limited (GSHL) has faulted a s
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
Lokoja — The management of Global Steel Holdings Limited (GSHL) has faulted a statement credited to the Minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, that "the ownership of Ajaokuta Steel Company Limited has now reverted to the federal... Read more
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Kogi Govt Approves Hospital Bill Payment for Family of Civil Servant Who Committed Suicidecommitted suicide. Mr. Soje's body was found hanging from a tree behind the Ma
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
committed suicide. Mr. Soje's body was found hanging from a tree behind the Mammy Market at the Magumeri Barracks in Lokoja, the state capital. Reports said he took his life barely 10 days after his wife of 17 years gave birth to a set of... Read more
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Kenyan Parliamentarian Seeks Prayer From Nigeriansto Daily Trust, President Emeritus of ABAS, Prof. David Irefin, who is the Dean
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
to Daily Trust, President Emeritus of ABAS, Prof. David Irefin, who is the Dean of the Department of Economics of the Federal University, Lokoja, who led the team when Musyoka spoke, assured that they would like to honou... Read more
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Yahaya Bello Imposes 24 Hr Emergency Curfew in KogiLokoja — Governor Yahaya AHAYA Bello of Kogi State has imposed an emergency 24
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
Lokoja — Governor Yahaya AHAYA Bello of Kogi State has imposed an emergency 24 hours curfew on five local government area of the state. The five LGAs; Adavi, Ajaokuta, Okene, Okehi and Ogori/Magongo are all in the central senatorial axis of the... Read more

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