Kogi Election: See Why Tribunal Nullified Dino Melaye

The Kogi State National Assembly/State Assembly election petition tribunal sitting in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital, has nullified the election of Senator Dino Melaye. Africa News24 (AN24) reports that the tribunal nullified Senator Melaye’s election on Friday morning, August 23. This online news platform recalls that Mr. Melaye was declared the winner of the Kogi West Senatorial […]

Kogi Assembly Begins Impeachment Proceedings Against Deputy Governor

An impeachment proceeding has been launched by Kogi State Assembly against Deputy Governor Simon Achuba following his recent face-off with Governor Yahaya Bello. Recall that Simon Achuba had a few weeks ago accused Yahaya Bello of failing to pay an accumulated sum of N819,709,980 owed to him. The impeachment process was reportedly initiated after 21 […]

Kogi Gubernatorial: GYB Picks Nomination Form, Assures Party Victory

Governor Yahaya Bello today picked his gubernatorial intent and nomination forms for the forthcoming All Progressives Congress Primary election in Kogi State, stating that all other aspirants willing to contest were welcomed. The event which held at the All Progressives Congress secretariat Abuja, the Governor revealed that he was picking the form in order to […]

Kogi Gubernatorial: See Why Dino Declared Ambition To Contest

Senator Dino Melaye has revealed real reasons behind his vying for the post of governor in Kogi State. Africa News24 (AN24) understands that the Kogi governorship election is slated for 16th November 2019. Controversial Senator Dino revealed that his aim of joining the race is not unconnected to declaring the ambitions of the masses. Melaye […]

Why Kogi Community Banished Father Of Abducted 5-Day-Old Baby

Father of the five-day-old male child abducted by two gunmen on April 11 at Ijagbe community in Kogi State, Mr Tosin Ojuola, has been banished from the community. Ojuola, who confirmed this to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) during a telephone interview on Thursday in Lokoja said that the banishment order was handed to him […]

Yahaya Bello Breaks Silence, Speaks On ‘Unpaid’ Workers Salaries, Defection

Yahaya Bello, Kogi State Governor said that the state has paid salaries for 38 months since he came into office in January 2016. The Director General of Media and Publicity to the Governor of Kogi State, Kingsley Fanwo, stated this in Takete Ide Amuro in Mopamuro Local Government Area while briefing journalists after APC stakeholders’ […]

Herdsmen kill 10 in Kogi

At least 10 people were reportedly killed in Kogi on Friday by Fulani herdsmen who invaded two local government areas in the state. Farmlands were also set on fire in the affected areas. The incident, according to eyewitnesses, took place in Omala and Yagba West local government areas of the state. An eyewitness said some […]