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POLITICS

Activist Deji Reacts To Yahaya Bello's Statement That He'll Fix Nigeria In A Year As President.

A well known human rights activist, Adeyanju Deji has reacted to a statement that was recently made by the governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, making it known that he will fix Nigeria in 365 Days, if he becomes the president of the country. While reacting to the statement, Adeyanju Deji made it known that Governor Yahaya Bello cannot fix his own village, Okene, stating it clearly that his village is the headquarters of bad roads.

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Activist Deji Reacts To Yahaya Bello's Statement That He'll Fix Nigeria In A Year As President.

POLITICS

2023 Presidency: APC Chieftain Reveals One Reason Why Yahaya Bello Cannot Be Party's Candidate

The Executive Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello is one politician who has not hidden his aspiration to lead the country after the tenure of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023. Bello often uses the need to represent the youth slot in the country as his reason for gunning for the top job.

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2023 Presidency: APC Chieftain Reveals One Reason Why Yahaya Bello Cannot Be Party's Candidate

POLITICS

First Lady Of Kogi State, Rashida Bello Shares New Photos In Saudi Arabia

Just recently, the first lady of Kogi State, Hajiya Rashida Bello shared new beautiful pictures of herself in Saudi Arabia. As you can recall, Hajiya Rashida Bello, the wife of Governor Yahaya Adoza Bello has travelled to Saudi Arabia to perform lesser 'Hajj service'.

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First Lady Of Kogi State, Rashida Bello Shares New Photos In Saudi Arabia

POLITICS

2023 Presidency: 2 Reasons Why Nasir Ahmed El-Rufai May Throw His Weight Behind Yahaya Bello

Image Credit: Vanguard.ng As the 2023 general election inches closer, there has been widespread speculations that Yahaya Bello, the governor of Kogi State will be contesting for the position of the number one citizen of Nigeria This speculation was in fact fueled by the governor himself when he stated in an interview with Channels TV that notable Nigerians have begged him to run for the presidency, and he would strongly consider yielding to their plea.

  11 months ago ago
2023 Presidency: 2 Reasons Why Nasir Ahmed El-Rufai May Throw His Weight Behind Yahaya Bello

POLITICS

"Where Are Those Who Condemned Bello And Pronounced Him Guilty Of A Crime He Never Committed?" -FFK

Femi Fani-Kayode has reacted after the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), withdrawn case against the Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello.Image credit: Google In a recent post sighted in one of his social media accounts, the APC Chieftain has 'slammed all those that pronounced Yahaya Bello guilty of a crime he never committed'.

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EDUCATION

Kogi-Born Lady Emerges The Best Graduating Female Student In The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, UNIMAID

Dr. Ummulhani Oyiza Obansa emerges as the best graduating female student of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID). Dr. Oyiza, an indigene of Kogi State and Ebira by tribe, has done well by clinching the awards of being the best female student.

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Kogi-Born Lady Emerges The Best Graduating Female Student In The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, UNIMAID

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: EFCC Withdraws Case Against Kogi Govt, Buhari’s The Most Loved Politician -Adesina

N20b Bailout loan: EFCC withdraws case against Kogi govt The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Friday withdrew its suit seeking the forfeiture of the N20billion bailout funds granted to the Kogi State Government by Sterling Bank. The money was meant for the payment of Kogi State workers, but was alleged to have been, instead, domiciled in an interest yielding account with the bank.

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: EFCC Withdraws Case Against Kogi Govt, Buhari’s The Most Loved Politician -Adesina

SOCIETY

[OPINION] The Unlawful Act By Police Officers On A Kogi Traveller And The Action Taken By FG

The masses have over the past years continued to depend on the police and other security operatives for the protection of their lives and properties, and this has no doubt proven effective due to the various positive interventions from these security agencies. Photo Credit: BBC News Pidgin However, some actions of these security operatives could end up having a negative effect on the nation, and this has been the concern of the federal government, where strict measures have been put in place for those who may violate the law, as it was seen after the government took an immediate and decisive step after a disturbing event that surfaced.

  11 months ago ago
[OPINION] The Unlawful Act By Police Officers On A Kogi Traveller And The Action Taken By FG

POLITICS

3 Reasons Tinubu Needs To Support Al-Makura For APC Chairmanship

Mr. Tanko Al-Makura, a former governor of Nassarawa State has stated that he wanted to lead the ruling All Progresives Congress. And there are three specific and logical reasons Bola Ahmed Tinubu may need to grant his support for the former governor. The race is still open and Tinubu can show his support right now.

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3 Reasons Tinubu Needs To Support Al-Makura For APC Chairmanship

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: NAF Denies Bandits N20m Payment; Bello Vows To Follow Up Police Case

NAF Denies Paying N20m To Bandits In Exchange For Seized Weapon The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has denied paying N20million to armed bandits operating in Jibia local government area (LGA) of Katsina State in exchange for an anti-aircraft gun allegedly seized from military personnel by the bandits.

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Today's Headlines: NAF Denies Bandits N20m Payment; Bello Vows To Follow Up Police Case

POLITICS

PHOTOS: PDP Chieftain, Senator Dino Melaye Graduates From Baze University, Abuja

Popular Nigerian Politician and People's Democratic Party (PDP) Chieftain, Senator Dino Melaye has bagged a Bachelor's Degree in Law (LLB) from the Baze University, Abuja. Announcing this via his Instagram page, the Ex-Lawmaker wrote, "LLB Confirm", In an another post, he wrote "Na God", He also shared a picture of him at the University's Convocation Ceremony.

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PHOTOS: PDP Chieftain, Senator Dino Melaye Graduates From Baze University, Abuja

POLITICS

Three High-Profile Politicians Who Graduated From The Baze University, Abuja Today (PHOTOS)

Three High Profile Nigerian Politicians, Senator Dino Melaye, Chief Osita Chidoka and Senator Ifeanyi Ubah bagged a Bachelor's Degree in Law (LLB) at the Baze University, Abuja on Saturday. Check out their Profiles below Senator Dino Melaye Melaye who hails from Kogi State is the immediate past Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District at the National Assembly.

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Three High-Profile Politicians Who Graduated From The Baze University, Abuja Today (PHOTOS)

POLITICS

Fani-Kayode reacts after EFCC withdraws case against Yahaya Bello, Kogi Govt

Femi Fani-Kayode, Nigeria's former Minister of Aviation, has condemned "all those who pronounced Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State guilty of a crime he never committed." Bello was accused of stealing N20 billion bailout monies, according to reports. The case against the Kogi State government was withdrawn on Friday, thanks to a plea from the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

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Fani-Kayode reacts after EFCC withdraws case against Yahaya Bello, Kogi Govt

POLITICS

Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello Hails Ooni Of Ife At 47; Lauds His Youth Inclusiveness Drive

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has hailed the Ooni of Ife, His Royal Majesty Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi (Ọjájá II) on the occasion of his 47th birthday anniversary while he lauded the Royal Father’s youth inclusiveness drive The Governor’s birthday felicitation was contained in a press statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Muhammed Onogwu

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Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello Hails Ooni Of Ife At 47; Lauds His Youth Inclusiveness Drive

SOCIETY

How Armed Gunmen Attacked Oyo Prison Facility and Freed Over 800 inmates

Photo Credit: Premium Times In the past several months, there have been a series of attacks on prison facilities in the country. Most of the attacks have taken place in the South East where secessionist agitators and the so-called unknown gunmen have freed thousands of inmates. But in recent times the attacks on prison facilities have spread to other states in the country.

  11 months ago ago
How Armed Gunmen Attacked Oyo Prison Facility and Freed Over 800 inmates

SOCIETY

Senior police officer, 3 other junior colleagues detained over N25k extortion

Four police officers including an Assistant Superintendent of Police who reportedly extorted N25,000 from a traveller while another was physically assaulted by one of the officers have been identified and detained at the Kogi State Criminal Investigations Department. Kogi State Police spokesman, DSP William Ovye Aya, released the names of the officers as ASP Isah Barnabas, Inspector Ifediegwu Godwin, Sgt.

  11 months ago ago
Senior police officer, 3 other junior colleagues detained over N25k extortion

POLITICS

Fani-Kayode mocks critics after EFCC withdraws case against Yahaya Bello, Kogi Govt

A controversial politician and former Minister of Aviation in Nigeria, Femi Fani-Kayode, has slammed all those that accused Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State of diverting N20 billion bailout funds. There was a case filed against the Kogi State government that the money, which was meant for the payment of Kogi workers, was alleged to have been domiciled in an interest-yielding account with the bank by officials of the state government.

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Fani-Kayode mocks critics after EFCC withdraws case against Yahaya Bello, Kogi Govt

POLITICS

Reno Offers Reward To Anyone With Evidence To Buttress His Claims In The Ongoing Saga With Natasha

If you have been following the Nigerian social media space in the last forty eight hours, you might have stumbled on the saga between Reno Omokri, a former aide to President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan and Barrister Natasha Akpoti, a gubernatorial candidate in the last election in Kogi State, north central Nigeria.

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Reno Offers Reward To Anyone With Evidence To Buttress His Claims In The Ongoing Saga With Natasha

EDUCATION

Governor Bello Pledges Over 30% Budgetary Allocation For The Education Sector In 2022

…say teachers' welfare will be top priority Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has promised that the Subsequent budgetary allocation for the Education Sector in the state currently pegged at 20% would not be lesser than 30% in 2022 to facilitate a more robust advancement in the sector

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Governor Bello Pledges Over 30% Budgetary Allocation For The Education Sector In 2022

POLITICS

Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello Decorated As Hero Of Women Inclusion In Politics By NIWAFON

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has been awarded and decorated as the “Hero of Women Inclusion” by a cross-section of Women from across the nation who also concluded to give their support to individuals with their interest at heart in 2023, other elections The women who gathered in Abuja at the grand finale of an awareness campaign on women inclusiveness in politics in Nigeria tagged 'Nigerian Women Arise for Nigeria' (NIWAFON) submitted that their support for the Kogi state governor was because he has surpassed the United Nations’ 35 percent affirmative action and had appointed women into strategic positions in his government.

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Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello Decorated As Hero Of Women Inclusion In Politics By NIWAFON