Kogi Declares Friday Public Holiday Ahead Of Saturday Polls


The Kogi State Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, has declared Friday Nov. 15, as public holiday for all schools in the state. A statement signed by the Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Mr Eric Aina, directed all public and private schools to proceed on holiday from Nov. 15, 2019, […]

Guild of Investigators Set To Release Assessment Report On Kogi State Government


The Nigerian Guild of Investigative Journalists (NGIJ), is set to unveil the final report of its findings in Kogi State on the adminstration of Governor Yahaya Bello. The Guild’s spokesman, Adeyemi Obadimu, in a statement, said the Governance Assessment Report, will be officially unveiled at a Press Conference on Tuesday, […]

Primaries: Don’t Fall For Bait of Opposition Elements, Kogi APC Youth Advise Oshiomhole

The Kogi APC Youth Caucus has reaffirmed their support for adoption of indirect primary election system by the National Working Committee for selection of party flagbearer for November 16 governorship poll in the state. A statement issued on Sunday by Kogi APC Youth cancus advised the national leadership of the […]

Kogi, 5 Other States To Benefit From World Bank $200 Million Grant.


By Mallam Rabiu A World Bank reform Programme known as States Fiscal Transparency, Accountability, and Sustainability (SFTAS), is a program aimed at supporting the Federal Government to strengthen the fiscal transparency, accountability, and sustainability in the participating states. The program is a hybrid with two components of activities that support […]

Yahaya Bello Welcomes All Aspirants, Vows To Deliver Kogi For APC Again


Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has expressed his excitement over the huge numbers of aspirants jostling for APC governorship ticket ahead of November poll. Governor Bello, in a statement issued by his campaign organization on Monday said many aspirants are contesting on APC platform because he worked tirelessly to […]

Former Kogi PDP Chieftain Dr. Friday Alih Set To Join APC-Pours Encomiums On Gov. Bello


Former Peoples Democratic Party Chieftain in Kogi State, Dr Friday Ali, has poured encomiums on Governor Yahaya  Bello, even as he is set to join the All Progressives Congress. He said “The most effective attribute of a good politician and foresight political actor is the ability to reconcile differences and […]

Kogi State Chief of Staff Onoja Denies Governorship Ambition

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The Chief of Staff to Kogi Governor, Chief Edward Onoja, has disassociated himself from campaign posters and messages promoting his imaginary governorship ambition for 2019 or 2023. Chief Onoja, in a statement he personally signed and made available to newsmen on Sunday, said those publicising a gubernatorial ambition for me […]

Talk Politics with Eniola Awokoya:  Kogi State Government Set To Clear Salary Arrears


Kogi State Government has assured civil servants in the state that all salary arrears will be cleared with next tranche of bailout fund from federal government. The Secretary to Kogi State Government, Dr.(Mrs) Folashade Ayoade disclosed this on Monday featuring on Happenings Radio Political show: Talk Politics. Dr. Ayoade however […]