KIDNAPPERS KILL DOCTOR, SON AFTER COLLECTING N7.5M RANSOM

    Operatives of the Intelligence Response Team led by DCP Abba Kyari have arrested members of a kidnap syndicate, who allegedly killed three of their victims, after collecting N7.5 million ransom from their family members. The Force Public Relations Officer, DCP Frank Mba, disclosed this in Abuja on Monday, while parading 26 suspects arrested for kidnapping, armed robbery, unlawful possession of firearms and other sundry offences. According to Mba, the kidnap syndicate had abducted one Dr Ausu Benedict, his son, and a friend on their way to Abuja. While…

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Alhaji Abubakar Ibrahim Mourns Justice Nasir Ajanah

  Former PDP Governorship Aspirant in Kogi state,Alhaji Abubakar Ibrahim has sympathised with the family of Late Chief judge of Kogi state,Justice Nasir Ajanah. A statement personally signed by the PDP starlwart,says his death will live a great vacuum to the developement of kogi state and legal profession both in the bar and the bench. He said the need for prayers for the state is germane,in view of frequent deaths of top goverrment officials, both serving and reitired in recent times. Alhaji Abubakar urged the family to have solace in…

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COVID-19; STAKEHOLDERS AGAINST COVID-19/INFECTIOUS DISEASES MPCS Appeals To Kogi State Government On The Need To Test Its Citizen For Covid-19

By Abubakar Yusuf A Non-Governmental, Non Political, Non Social and Non Tribal Organization on awareness and sensitisation against the global pandemic has appealed to Kogi State Government to create an enabling environment and collaboration with NCDC, to carry out a wholistic medical examination of the people on covid-19 through testing in Kogi state to avoid further speculations going round that covid-19 is already in the State. This Statement was signed by Mrs Joy Billy Onu, the head convener of the organization, Stakeholders against COVID-19/Infectious Diseases MPCS This appeal became necessary…

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NIM Accuses SERAP Over Meddlesomeness,Says It’s Stance Is Contradictory Over Palliatives

NIM Accuses SERAP Over Meddlesomeness,Says It’s Stance Is Contradictory Over Palliatives Nigeria Integrity Movement (NIM),has accussed Social-Economic Rights and Accountability Projects(SERAP) of instigating the Nigerian public over issues that had passed integrity test, and court of public opinion on the distribution of COVID-19 palliatives. A statement issued by the joint body and signed by Olumide Irawo urged SERAP to update itself on the activities of the Ministry of Humanitatian Services, on the distribution of palliatives covered by 21 states,not only in Ogun,Lagos and FCT, rather than seeking court redress. He…

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Former Kogi Governor, Ibrahim Idris Condoles Kogi State Government,Family Of Late Justice Nasir Ajanah

  Ex Kogi governor,Alhaji Ibrahim Idris has described the death of Kogi state Chief Judge, Late Justice Nasir Ajanah as a great loss to the state. Alhaji Ibrahim Idris in a statement personally signed and issued says his death came at a time when the state need his professional and fatherly roles. Ibrahim Idris recalled his working relationship with the former Chief Judge,saying he was an unbiased and unblemish public officer while in service/ alive. Alhaji Ibrahim sympathised with the state government at this trying period, especially not too long…

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Former Kogi Governor, Ibrahim Idris Condoles Kogi State Government,Family Of Late Justice Nasir Ajanah

Ex Kogi governor,Alhaji Ibrahim Idris has described the death of Kogi state Chief Judge, Late Justice Nasir Ajanah as a great loss to the state. Alhaji Ibrahim Idris in a statement personally signed and issued says his death came at a time when the state need his professional and fatherly roles. Ibrahim Idris recalled his working relationship with the former Chief Judge,saying he was an unbiased and unblemish public officer while in service/ alive. Alhaji Ibrahim sympathised with the state government at this trying period, especially not too long that…

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The Chief Judge of Kogi State, Justice Nasiru Ajanah is dead.

The Chief Judge of Kogi State, Justice Nasiru Ajanah is dead. Information reaching newsmen disclosd that Justice Ajanah died in Abuja early hours of today Sunday. He died after a brief illness, he hails from Okehi local government council of Kogi State. Justice Nasiru Ajanah died at the age of 64 years. Recalled that exaitly a week a ho the state lost President of the Customary Court of Appeal in the state, Justice Ibrahim Shaibu Atadoga after a brief illness. Details later.

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I have not decided on 2023 presidential race — Bola Ahmed Tinubu

. Bola Ahmed Tinubu says he has not taken a decision to run in 2023 contrary to speculations, maintaining that he was more worried about the health and economic challenges facing the country at the moment. In a statement he released on Saturday afternoon, he commented for the first time on the ouster of the Adams Oshiomhole-led national working committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC). The NWC was dissolved on Thursday by the party’s national executive committee (NEC) at an emergency meeting. This was seen as a blow…

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Press Release: Kogi Squadron Committee on COVID19

. The attention of The Kogi State Squadron Committee on Coronavirus, known as COVID19 has been sought by an alarmist known as Realone Okpanachi, who took to his Facebook wall to declare his COVID19 status as positive, including his wife and child after traveling to Ogugu, Olamaboro Local Government Area of Kogi State for a burial some weeks ago from Abuja, the epicenter of the virus in Northern Nigeria. He alleged community transmission of the virus, citing deaths from many brief illnesses. Extensive findings from our team who contacted community…

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Miyetti Allah Seeks Clampdown On Criminals in Kogi

By: Abubakar Suleman Miyetti Allah cattle breeders Association of Nigeria (MACBAN) kogi state chapter has called on fulani youth,stakeholders in collaboration with security agencies to clamp down on kidnappers, robbery and other criminals vices In an emergency stakeholders meeting called by the kogi state chairman of the association at NUJ press center, lokoja recently, he said that the fulani stakeholders have decided to set up a security comittee involving the fulani youths who would always liaise with the police and other security agencies. According to him, “we would ensure that…

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