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SPORTS

Meet the super Falcon striker who hails From Yagba, Kogi state

Rossa Ariyo is a Tikkurilan Palloseuraa's Finnish-born attacker. She was born on the 13th of June 1994. The 26-year-old Ariyo qualifies to represent the African champions through her father Who is a Nigerian from Yagba in kogi state. According to her, Her father is a Nigerian and her mom is from Finland.

  1 year ago ago
Meet the super Falcon striker who hails From Yagba, Kogi state

RELIGION

Meet David, The Only Son of Daylight Christian Centre Pastor Sam Adeyemi. (More Photos)

One of the most prolific Pastors in Nigeria is the General Overseer of Daystar Christain Centre pastor Sam Adeyemi. Before we meet his only son, lets take a brief look at the history of the Man of God. Pastor Sam Adeyemi is currently 53 years Old. He was born on the 3rd of February, 1967 in the Northern part of Nigeria precisely Yagba, Kogi state.  Pastor Sam Adeyemi is not just a pastor but also an author and motivational Speaker. As an adult, he joined Rhema chapel and soon after, he was made a Pastor.�

  2 years ago ago
Meet David, The Only Son of Daylight Christian Centre Pastor Sam Adeyemi. (More Photos)

CRIME

DPO, seven Policemen killed in Kogi bank robbery

The peaceful town of Isanlu, Yagba east Local government was thrown into mourning. As armed robbery gang rob a old generation bank killing the D.P.O, and eight, they robbers attack the police station first before robbing the bank. Eye witnesses said the attack which lasted for an hour began at about 4pm yesterday 5/5/2020 , people where going about their normal business when the started hearing sounds of gunshot, residents were still in shock . Kogi state governor Yahaya Bello, had ask security agency to go

  2 years ago ago
DPO, seven Policemen killed in Kogi bank robbery

ENVIRONMENT

"If We Men Should Keep Our Money And Ladies Keep Their Bodies, Who Will Beg First" - Man Asked

A very funny question that is trending on Twitter this early morning.A man with the name Omo Kogi (Yagba) on Twitter posted a very question on his Twitter page yesterday evening and it has got a lot of reactions from Twitter users.

  1 year ago ago

POLITICS

BREAKING NEWS: Protest Hits Kogi, As Fulani Herdsmen Destroy Farmlands in Yagba East

The inhumane activities of the Fulani herdsmen and the spate of insecurity in Yagba West has seemingly became a tolerated phenomenon everyday, today we braced the news emanating from Yagba East Area of Kogi State which Narrates how the activities of Herdsmen is directly affecting farmers in the area. This can as well be traceable to a weak security Architecture in Kogi State. It has been gathered that, farmers in Egbe took to the street to protest against the predicament they are being subjected to by the herdsmen

  2 years ago ago
BREAKING NEWS: Protest Hits Kogi, As Fulani Herdsmen Destroy Farmlands in Yagba East

FOOD

Mixed Reactions As Nigerian Man Shows The Food He Bought For 5k

A Nigerian man has left many people talking on Twitter after he shared a picture of the food he bought.This Nigerian man whose username on Twitter is "Omo Kogi (Yagba)" made it clear that he bought a prepared noodles and fried egg at the rate of N5000 but he did not mention whether he bought it from a restaurant or a food canteen.

  1 year ago ago
Mixed Reactions As Nigerian Man Shows The Food He Bought For 5k

POLITICS

"It will still be the North’s turn to produce president, not South in 2023" – Karimi Sunday

Karimi Sunday, a former member of the House of Representatives, claimed that it would still be the North turn to produce the Nigerian president in 2023. Karimi stated this during his media briefing in Friday. Karimi represented the federal Yagba electoral district in the National Assembly from 2011 to 2019.

  1 year ago ago

CRIME

Anxiety In Kogi As Villagers Retaliate, Killed Two Herdsmen

There is palpable fear in Kogi State, as villagers in Yagba area of the State as villagers allegedly killed two herdsmen in what is believed to be a retaliation.  The bodies of the slain herdsmen were found in a bush between Imela and Ogbom villages in Yagba East Local Government Area of the State. The killing of the two herdsmen were traced to be a retaliation an earlier attack on Ogbom man on Saturday night which was alleged to have been carried out by herdsmen. The man which was identified as Lekan was

  2 years ago ago
Anxiety In Kogi As Villagers Retaliate, Killed Two Herdsmen

POLITICS

Opinion: Sam Adeyemi, A Distinctive Citizen Of Kogi State

Who says Kogi State is indeed, not blessed? We are blessed with the good, the bad and ugly! We are not just lucky with good leaderships but I have not written the state off as God is indeed, raising such and the state would be an Eldorado. Mark my words! Kogi State and by extension Nigeria is blessed to have a transformative, inspirational and honest leader like Dr.Sam Adeyemi. A man adored by many irrespective of region, belief and class. A role model to Youth. Sam Adeyemi hails from Odo-Ere, Yagba, Kogi State,

  2 years ago ago
Opinion: Sam Adeyemi, A Distinctive Citizen Of Kogi State

POLITICS

Insalu Bank Robbery:Dino Melaye Blames Last Election.

At least eight policemen and several others were killed on Thursday following an armed robbery attack on First Bank in Insalu town,Yagba east local government of Kogi state. According to reports the armed men numbering 20,were armed with AK47s and dynamites.Eye witness also revealed that after attacking the police station opposite of the local government headquarter,they then proceeded to the only bank in the town. This has sparked outrage all over the country. As many,blame politicians who purchase weapons

  2 years ago ago
Insalu Bank Robbery:Dino Melaye Blames Last Election.

POLITICS

Before You Kill Yourself for Politicians: Letter to My Nigerian (Yagba) Youths.

BEFORE YOU KILL YOURSELF FOR POLITICIANS. Like the popular saying, in politics no permanent friend or enemies, all there is, is permanent interest. Politicians jump from one party to the other just to fulfil their selfish interest and not because of you and I as they always want us to believe. There will always be an alignment and re-alignment of political forces, building and mending of pulled fences etc.  Earlier in the year, Hon Sunday Karimi of then PDP, took on the DG Media in person of Fanwo Kingsley

  3 years ago ago
Before You Kill Yourself for Politicians: Letter to My Nigerian (Yagba) Youths.

CRIME

How Robbers killed Eight Cops And Civilians During Bank Robbery In Kogi State

Last Thursday will be unforgettable for residents of the deserted city of Isanlu in the Yagba government district in Kogi state. This is the day when armed robbers broke into the first bank in the community and killed many people A group of robbers went to the bank, another set stormed a police station near the bank, apparently destabilized to police manpower, while their colleagues were carrying out an operation. At the end of the operation, eight police officers were killed, three of whom were women, incl

  2 years ago ago
How Robbers killed Eight Cops And Civilians During Bank Robbery In Kogi State

ENTERTAINMENT

Pastor Sam Adeyemi Is 54 Today, See Photos of His Beautiful Wife and Children

A great man of God, Pastor Sam Adeyemi is 54-years-old today. He was born on the 3rd of February 1967 in Yagba, Kogi state. When he was a young boy, he never imagined that he would become a servant of God. He never imagined that years later he would become one of the most respected preachers in Africa. It was all in his future. Today, Pastor Sam Adeyemi is the founder of the fast growing Daystar Christian Centre. According to reports, Daystar Christian Center is worth over 2 billion naira and is still growing.

  1 year ago ago
Pastor Sam Adeyemi Is 54 Today, See Photos of His Beautiful Wife and Children

EDUCATION

Abstain from those who make you feel less of yourself

As a little boy I was one of the children on street, never domesticated. At home we do not boast of any car (except the toy car I had as a child, lol), me and my friends, Ebenezer, Abayo and so on, do trek miles farther than the distance between Earth and Heaven, we never got tired, we were always absolutely happy together, we go to town hall barefooted, rough and rude hairs, but we all had beautiful smiles, honestly speaking we were all cute. The town hall often hold receptions of weddings where we play

  2 years ago ago
Abstain from those who make you feel less of yourself

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Unknown Gunmen Kill Top Kogi Official, Job-seeking Akwa Ibom Lady Found Dead

Unknown Gunmen Kill Top Kogi Official Hon.Adebayo Solomon (Akeweje), a Commissioner in the Kogi State Pension Board, was killed by bandits on Saturday evening along the Yagba–Ilorin Road in Kogi State.Other people had been kidnapped by the same attackers, according to a correspondent.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Unknown Gunmen Kill Top Kogi Official, Job-seeking Akwa Ibom Lady Found Dead

POLITICS

Yagba West SSA Security led high powered delegation to meet the management of Ajaokuta Steel Company

It's an Efforts Towards Sustainable Economic Development and Youth Emancipation Of the Local Government Area  Hon Oshaloto Tade, the senior special assistant on security in charge of Yagba west led an high powered delegation of Yagba west critical stakeholders to meet with the management of Ajaokuta Steel Company to chart the way forward on the possible areas of partnership that can help to improve the economic growth and human capital development of the local government  The delegation seek technical a

  2 years ago ago
Yagba West SSA Security led high powered delegation to meet the management of Ajaokuta Steel Company

ECONOMY-FINANCE

The Price Of Garri Has Risen Above #300 Per Module, After Herdsmen Invaded Farmlands In Kogi

After reading the report of the protest of farmers against destruction of farm crops caused by overgrazing of herdsmen's herd in Egbe, Kogi State, I went into the market to survey the current prices of some food items that are usually produced by indigenous farmers of Yagba west, Kogi state. Kogi farmers protest after herdsmen invaded farmlands The price of these food items have increased although not outside the range of its normal price, but Cassava Flakes seems to be out of range in terms of price, due to

  2 years ago ago
The Price Of Garri Has Risen Above #300 Per Module, After Herdsmen Invaded Farmlands In Kogi

POLITICS

Hon. Abdulwakil Olorunjuwon Sule is a round peg in a round hole, says Prof. Femi.

Hon. Abdulwakil Sule is a round peg in a round hole. Written by Prof. Femi. Hon Abdulwakil Olorunjuwon Sule the SSA Security Yagba East LGA and by God's grace the incoming Chairman Yagba East LGA. Hon Wakil have Shown leadership in all ramifications and the good People of Yagba believes so much in his approach He has brought limelight to Yagba East LGA and have always been winning more soul's to the New Direction Government now doing more through his grassroots Connect and ensuring all nooks and crannies are

  2 years ago ago
Hon. Abdulwakil Olorunjuwon Sule is a round peg in a round hole, says Prof. Femi.