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SOCIETY

Another Traditional Ruler Has Been Kidnapped

The business addict and also the acting Eje of Ankpa kingdom in Ankpa Local government of Kogi state yesterday has been reportedly kidnapped by unknown gunmen while entering the mosque for the usual early morning prayer. The acting Eje Alhaji Shaibu Usman was kidnapped while entering into the mosque yesterday around 5:30 am in the morning for the usual subhi prayer.  According to the Kogi state police command the kidnappers laid ambush at the mosque and immediately disappeared with the monarch to a destination

  1 year ago ago
Another Traditional Ruler Has Been Kidnapped

POLITICS

"Yahaya Bello Has Done What PDP Failed To Do Over The Years" - Commissioner Counters Ologbondiyan's

(The Governor of Kogi State - Governor Yahaya Bello) The Kogi State Commissioner for Information, Kingsley Fanwo has reacted to the National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Kola Olagbondiyan's statement that says Governor Yahaya Bello has done absolutely nothing for the people of Kogi State to merit any form of commendation.

  1 year ago ago

JUSTICE

Moment Kogi Indigenes Flogged Anti Buhari Campaigners For Protesting Against FG In Lokoja (Video)

A video circulating currently on social media has shown how some anti-Buhari protesters were flogged mercilessly after they were caught defecating on public property.According to Legit.ng Newspaper, the protesters were shouting anti-Buhari slogans when some indigenes of the state flogged them.

  1 year ago ago
Moment Kogi Indigenes Flogged Anti Buhari Campaigners For Protesting Against FG In Lokoja (Video)

JUSTICE

What Sowore Said About Men Beaten In Kogi For Protesting Against Buhari

Hours ago there was a report about Kogi State Police Force arresting two young men who are anti Buhari.

  1 year ago ago
What Sowore Said About Men Beaten In Kogi For Protesting Against Buhari

POLITICS

Today's News: Kogi Govt Speaks On Attack On School By Herdsmen, Leave Crytopcurency, Invest In Cows

Here is today news you need to know - Kogi Govt Speaks On Attack On School By Fulani Herdsmen Following the rumor that Fulani's herdsmen had invaded and burnt down a Government Secondary School in Iluke-Buna, Kogi State, has led to the reaction of the state government over the issue. According to a statement released by the Commissioner for Information and Communications, Kingsley Fanwo, said that nothing happened in the state. He said that it is fake news and there was no attack at the Government Secondary

  1 year ago ago
Today's News: Kogi Govt Speaks On Attack On School By Herdsmen, Leave Crytopcurency, Invest In Cows

POLITICS

News Headline: Court Refuses Request to Stop Ohanaeze's Election, Four killed in fresh attack in Kaduna

2023: Gov Yahaya Bello speaks on calls to run for President Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello on Monday said he does not want to be distracted by calls for him to run in the 2023 presidential election. Speaking through his Chief Press Secretary, Nnogwu Sani Mohammed at the ongoing security and economic summit of the Northcentral Governors Forum in Makurdi, the Benue State capital, the Governor said he “is focused on delivering the mandate of rebuilding Kogi State.” According to Bello, ”his administration’s

  1 year ago ago
News Headline: Court Refuses Request to Stop Ohanaeze's Election, Four killed in fresh attack in Kaduna

POLITICS

'The Jesus in Yahaya', Kogi Commissioner, Kingsley Fanwo Praises Boss

Kogi State Commissioner for information and communication, Evangelist Kingsley Fanwo has described the unique qualities of his boss, Yahaya Bello, saying he has the qualities of Jesus Christ. Photo credit: Vanguard According to a post by Vanguard Newspapers on July 3, the Kogi State Commissioner explained that despite the fair share of religious extremism and religious fanaticism used by the leaders to divide the people, his boss, Yahaya Bello has chosen to be different.

  1 year ago ago
'The Jesus in Yahaya', Kogi Commissioner, Kingsley Fanwo Praises Boss

POLITICS

North, South agreement on rotational presidency can’t be forever, Kogi Govt. replies Ohanaeze

According to Punch Newspapers, the Commissioner for Information and Communications of Kogi State, Kingsley Fanwo, has replied the Ohanaeze Ndígbo's statement on the north and south agreement on rotational Presidency. They therefore expressed their displeasure over the statement of the Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello on the matter.

  1 year ago ago
North, South agreement on rotational presidency can’t be forever, Kogi Govt. replies Ohanaeze

SOCIETY

Jail Break: Some Escaped Prisoners Have Been Re-arrested - Kogi Govt Says

According to the Kogi State Government, some of the prisoners who escaped from the Kabba Custodial Centre have been re-arrested. This was revealed by the State Commissioner for Information and Communication, Kingsley Fanwo in a statement in Lokoja on Monday. Gunmen had attacked the Custodial Centre on Monday, killing some security personnel before helping about 200 prisoners to escape.

  1 year ago ago
Jail Break: Some Escaped Prisoners Have Been Re-arrested - Kogi Govt Says

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Today's Headlines: Gov. Bello Replies Ohanaeze Over Rotational Presidency, Fuel Price To Increase

2023: Let The Best Person Emerge – Gov. Bello Replies Ohanaeze Over Rotational Presidency Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has told the Igbo socio-cultural group that the rotational presidency agreement may not be in the best interest of Nigeria at a time like this. This is as the Governor argued that rotational presidency was developed for the convenience of the political class but if Nigeria must make progress, ethnic competition must be ignored.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Gov. Bello Replies Ohanaeze Over Rotational Presidency, Fuel Price To Increase

POLITICS

PDP Is Afraid Of Me — Governor Yahaya Bello

According to governor of Kogi State governor Yahaya Bello, the Peoples Democratic Party PDP is afraid of him.

  1 year ago ago
PDP Is Afraid Of Me — Governor Yahaya Bello

POLITICS

After PDP accused Governor Yahaya Bello of money laundering, checkout his reply to the allegations

PDP reportedly told EFCC to investigate governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state on an allegation of money laundering amounting to billions on Naira.

  1 year ago ago
After PDP accused Governor Yahaya Bello of money laundering, checkout his reply to the allegations

POLITICS

PDP Is Afraid Of Me, Governor Bello Hits Back At PDP Over Corruption Allegation, Read Details

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has slammed the main opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, accusing them of being afraid of him.Governor made the statement as he spoke through Kingsley Fanwo, the state’s Commissioner for Information on Thursday.

  1 year ago ago
PDP Is Afraid Of Me, Governor Bello Hits Back At PDP Over Corruption Allegation, Read Details

SOCIETY

Checkout Where This Monarch Was Abducted.

Headlines First-class Kogi king abducted at the Mosque Ankpa's Acting Eje, Ankpa Local Government Area, Kogi State, Alhaji Shaibu Usman, has been hijacked by gunmen. While entering the mosque, Alhaji Usman was kidnapped. The Kogi State Police Command claimed in its reaction that it would not rest until the monarch's release has been secured. The police have said that his kidnappers have yet to contact his relatives. In order to rescue the traditional ruler, the Commissioner of Police (CP), Ayuba Ede, said the

  1 year ago ago
Checkout Where This Monarch Was Abducted.

POLITICS

Read What Youths Did To Two Men Who Campaigned Against Buhari In Kogi. Video

Video footage that shows two men who campaigned against President Muhammadu Buhari has been making rounds on social media and the footage has caused a lot of mixed reactions from Nigerians.

  1 year ago ago
Read What Youths Did To Two Men Who Campaigned Against Buhari In Kogi. Video

POLITICS

North, South Agreement On Rotational presidency Can't Be Forever, Kogi Govt replies Ohanaeze via his commissioner

Kingsley Fanwo who is the commissioner for information and communication in Kogi state has replied the statement made by Ohanaeze on rotational presidency. Do recall that Ohanaeze had earlier claimed that the agreement for South and North rotational presidency was made while Governor Yahaya Bello was still in University.

  1 year ago ago
North, South Agreement On Rotational presidency Can't Be Forever, Kogi Govt replies Ohanaeze via his commissioner

EDUCATION

Mixed reactions as Yahaya Bello flaunts questionable Professorship Award

The Kogi State Government has declared that the governor, Yahaya Bello, has been granted an honorary professorship by St Thomas-A-Becket University in London, United Kingdom, despite SaharaReporters' findings that the award is doubtful.The school, St Thomas-A-Becket University, did not mention Human Resources Management and Peace Building (the area in which Governor Bello was awarded) as one of the courses offered in the college, according to SaharaReporters.

  1 year ago ago
Mixed reactions as Yahaya Bello flaunts questionable Professorship Award

ECONOMY-FINANCE

"We are not endowed with equal potentials, therefore all hands must be on deck" - Fabanwo.

The Kogi State government has stated that it will not join the Lagos and Rivers governments in their efforts to keep the Value Added Tax. Nyesom Wike, the Governor of Rivers State, signed a bill on VAT, which was followed by an order mandating businesses to pay VAT to the state rather than the Federal Inland Revenue Service.

  1 year ago ago

JUSTICE

The Buhari Must Go Protesters Flogged Mercilessly In Kogi, Sowore Reveals Who Arranged The Beating

It's been more than 24hours the video of Buhari Must Go protesters been flogged mercilessly by some indigene of Kogi state surfaces online.

  1 year ago ago
The Buhari Must Go Protesters Flogged Mercilessly In Kogi, Sowore Reveals Who Arranged The Beating

POLITICS

Kogi State government spent N90 million on a N300,000 software -Premium Times Nigeria

The state government of Kogi, during the covid-19 pandemic approved a project for Covid-19, in form of an application or software which enables the state to track the deadly virus in the community or state.

  1 year ago ago
Kogi State government spent N90 million on a N300,000 software -Premium Times Nigeria