The Lokoja end of the Abuja expressway was thrown into confusion on Wednesday as a driver was beaten to death by produce officers for failing to part away with N500. According to reports, the officials pounced on the J5 driver for failing to produce the money on time. It was gathered that the beating continued […]
Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state a By Boluwaji obahopo Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has given directives that all Borders line j to the state be closed as a .easier of guiding against the outbreak of Corona Virus. The governor in a statement by the State Commissioner for Information, Kingsley Fanwo said the […]
Constitutes special Mobile Court for defaulters Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state a By Boluwaji Obahopo – Lokoja Kogi State Government has announced her readiness to hold monthly environmental sanitation exercise by Saturday, March 28, 2020, from 7 am to 10 am. The State Commissioner for Environment, Mr. Victor Omofaiye made this known to newsmen […]
Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has ordered the closure of public and private schools in the state indefinitely as measures in preventing the spread of coronavirus in the state. Bello on Friday expressed that the closure of schools and other public gathering places take effect from Monday, March 23, 2020. Also Read: Coronavirus: Family Of Five Quarantined […]
The governor also banned all forms of gathering involving 30 people and above as part of the preventive measures against the pandemic. The post COVID-19: Kogi govt closes schools, bans mass gatherings appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
A 17-year-old boy, John Omale, was on Monday tortured to death by some members of a Vigilante group in Kogi state. The Kogi State Police Command have detained nine members of the state vigilante services involved in the incident which occurred at Ofabo in Ofu Local Government Area of the state. Spokesperson of the command, […]
The Kwara state government says it has received N263 million looted in the past administration which was recovered by the Economics and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). This was made known in a statement on Tuesday, by Rafiu Ajakaye, chief press secretary to the governor. He said EFCC Ilorin zonal head, handed over the cash to […]
Peoples Democratic Party By Dirisu Yakubu The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has resolved to approach the National Judicial Council, NJC, to sanction Justice John Olorunfemi of the Kogi High Court, for recently nullifying the participation of the party in the 2019 governorship primaries. This is even as the party rejected the judgment, claiming it unlawfully […]
Peoples Democratic Party Justice John Olorunfemi of Kogi State High Court sitting in Lokoja, on Thursday, ruled that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, had no candidate in the November 16, 2019 governorship election in the state. Olorunfemi in the ruling declared that the party primary conducted on the 3rd September 2019, which produced Engr. Musa […]
The NSCDC officers were kidnapped in Alo-Offoke community on the Itobe-Ayingba road on their way to Makurdi for a promotion exam. The post Four NSCDC officers kidnapped in Kogi appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Six passengers have been kidnapped on the Lokoja-Kabba road. The victims, whose identities had yet to be ascertained, were reportedly kidnapped around 6pm on Sunday. A source revealed that the victims were travelling to Kabba when the gunmen struck. Efforts to get the state police command’s comment was not successful as calls to the telephone […]