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.
Photo credit: Austine Media Acting is one of the talents that many of us have, some of us are yet to break through into the movies industry. These Nollywood actresses are quite talented, their act with passion and also cry a lot in movies. 1.
The race to becoming a successful Medical Doctor does not totally depends on gender any longer, as we have seen how female individuals are ruling in this aspect nowadays. Their excellent performances lately have proven to us that Nigerians are blessed and definitely going to be the best country in the world in a little time.
Reports about the kidnapping of the Living Faith church members in Okene are what many see as an unfortunate incident. According to the DAILY POST, the kidnappers invaded the church premises located in Osara community, along Lokoja-Okene road in Kogi State, and abducted at least three members of the church when the church members were rehearsing over the weekend.
Ogori-Magongo is a Local Government Area (LGA) in Kogi State, Nigeria. It's headquarters is in a place called "Akpafa", and it was created from the old Okene Local Government Area for the Ogori and Magongo people. Located in the eastern part of Magongo, is a range of mountains known as Ogengen-Osi that flow from Agheva (Okehi LGA) down to Edo State.
Yahaya Bello, Governor of Kogi State is no doubt a famous and influential Nigerian politician and businessman, widely known for his ruggedness, coupled with his several involvement in some controversial policy and statements. Governor Bello started his early education at the LGEA Primary School, Agassa, in Okene Local Government Area in 1984.
Ruth who is a Nigerian actor, Film producer, and Scriptwriter is a native of Okene in Kogi State. The beautiful actress started her movie career in 2009 before she gained fame in the Entertainment industry. Ruth who has worked with many popular actors has been featured in Over 200 Nollywood movies like "Black Pride," "In Your Arms," "We Cheat more," "Too old for love," "The Dump Wife," "Love is Beautiful," and many more.
At 46, Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State holds the laurel as the youngest serving Governor in Nigeria at the moment. Popularly known GYB, He is an Ebira by tribe, from Okene in the Central Senatorial District of Kogi State. The Accountant turned Politician was formerly a Top Executive of the Revenue Mobilization Allocation and fiscal commission.
There are alot of individuals in the society that truly deserve help from the Government to make their lives better. Alot of people living with one disability or the other are determined to work hard and make money, all they need is just the right help from the Government.
Unidentified gunmen have raided ECWA church in Kogi State, kidnapped two people, and killed one person during the attack. The ECWA Church is situated at Okadayo-Kabba, Okene road, Kogi State. The Church attack barely came days after a jailbreak at the Federal disciplinary center in Kabba, Kogi State, and the kidnapping of three poultry farmers in the same area.
Chukwu Odiahu, a Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) staff in Okene, Kogi State, was reportedly stoned to death by unidentified individuals. Odiahu, who worked at the technical department of the broadcast station in Okene, was stoned to death after he left work on Tuesday evening, according to a daily trust source.
The mother-daughter bond is a beautiful one that grows stronger as both of them grow older. A mother is expected to be her daughter's best friend, so that the daughter will be free and open with her, just as the mother walks her through life path.
A Major-General of the Nigerian Army, Ahmed Hassan has been gunned down in Abuja. The tragic incident happened when his vehicle was attacked by kidnappers while travelling along Lokoja – Abuja highway yesterday July 15, 2021. The Major, who was of recent appointed the director at army headquarters, was shot dead in late hours of Thursday, at Abaji area of the Federal Capital Territory FCT.
Major General Hassan Ahmed, a former Provost Marshal of the Nigerian Army, has been assassinated in Abuja. Major General Hassan Ahmed, a director at the Nigerian army headquarters in Abuja, was assassinated. He was killed in the Abaji district of Abuja on Thursday. The attacker also kidnapped his wife.
Following the unfortunate report of Major General Hussaini Ahmed, whom was killed by bandits, there are about 2 lessons I think other officers should learn from the ugly incidence: 1. High Ranking Officers Should Always Move With Escorts According to a report on Vanguard, General Hussaini was killed by bandits along Lokoja-Abuja expressway, while he was coming from Okene.
The International Press Centre (IPC), Lagos-Nigeria has condemned in strong terms the reported gruesome killing of Chukwu Odiahu, a member of staff of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), in Okene, Kogi State. Media reports say that the late Odiahu who works at the engineering department of the NTA booster station in Okene, was allegedly stoned to death by some yet-to-be identified persons after he closed from work on Tuesday evening.
In Kogi, some recipients of the Federal Government's Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) have expressed delight over the payment of their stipend arrears. The CCT is a monthly stipend of N5,000 distributed by the Federal Government to poor and vulnerable households under the Household Upliftment Scheme.
In this article I shall bring you some lovely photos of the Prince of Ebiraland, Malik Ado-Ibrahim and his beautiful wife Princess Adama, Who happen to be celebrating their first wedding anniversary today. The royal couple tied the knot in Maiduguri and Okene respectively on 8th of August, 2020.
The Managing Director of Azeco Pharmacy, in Okene Local Government Area of Kogi State, Pharmacist Abdulazeez Obajimoh, has regained freedom from his abductors, after spending one month in captivity. It was gathered that Obajimoh was released on Saturday morning. Dr. Lawal Mohammed, who is the Kogi State Chairman of Pharmaceuticals Society of Nigeria, PSN, confirmed the release to Newmen on Saturday.
After graduating from the University, you are expected to serve your fatherland for one year in which one is expected to give back to society. Serving your fatherland is one of the greatest fulfillment of a graduate. He or she will be posted in States that are not from his region in other to mingle and relate with other tribes and cultures in Nigeria.