Kogi SSG Commends SDG Stride on Women Empowerment

The Secretary to the Government of Kogi State (SSG), Dr. Folashade Ayoade has commended Kogi State Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) for its well thought out initiative on “System Resilience Building Approach for Women Leadership (SRAWL) Project”. She gave the commendation when she received in audience the Special Adviser on Sustainable Development Goals and the representative of “Mercy Corps”, a Non Governmental Organization (NGO) on a working visit to her office in Lokoja on Thursday. The SSG said women constitute the bulk of Nigerians living in extreme poverty as they are…

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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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News CAN Makes Fresh Revelation On ‘Bombing Of Bishop Oyedepo’s Winners Chapel’

       The CAN chairman expressed surprise over the sudden change of name of the suspected suicide bomber of Bishop Oyedepo’s Winners Chapel from Mohammed Sani to Nathaniel Samuel after he was handed over to the Police. Eye9ja reports that the Kaduna State chapter of the Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) made the revelation about the middle-aged man suspected to be a suicide bomber at the Living Faith Church, Sabin Tasha, Kaduna state. eye 10 The “suicide bomber” was arrested with a duffle bag containing…

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Group lauds Gov. Bello over victory, visits to Russian ambassador Ibrahim Obansa, Lokoja

    A community based Organization, Ajaokuta Progressive Movement Forum, ( APMF), Lokoja chapter has congratulated the Governor, Yahaya Bello on his re-election and his swearing for a second term in office. Similarly, the group commended the Governor over his recent visit to the Russian Ambassador in Abuja in continuation of his quest for the revitalization of the ailing Ajaokuta Steel complex, describing the move as step in the right direction. In a statement signed by Mall. Abdulrahman Akaaba and Idris Irikiti, Coordinator and secretary of the group, respectively, said…

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COLLEGE OF EDUC,TECHNICAL,KABBA CONGRATULATES THE NEW APPOINTEES IN KOGI STATE. * Commended The Versatility of experience and quality leadership Of Gov. Bello

    On behalf of the College of Education (Technical), Kabba, I Mrs Olusola Victoria Jagboro,the Management Team and students hereby expressed our profound and heartfelt congratulations on the recent re- appointment of the Secretary to kogi state Government,Mrs Ayoade Folashade Arike ,all the newly appointed commissioners,Deputy Chief of staff,Special Advisers,the Director General, Protocols,others. Your appointments were attestation of your various recognition and extensive experiences and leadership demonstrated in your previous positions and endeavors, including in the Government of kogi state. The Provost urged the new appointees to practically go…

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Lassa Fever; Three Cases, One death Confirm at FMC Lokoja.

    The Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Lokoja in Kogi, has confirmed three cases of Lassa fever and one death in the last one week in the hospital. Dr Bernard Ododo, the Head of Clinical Services (HCSs) FMC Lokoja, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Lokoja. Ododo told NAN that five suspected cases of Lassa fever were reported in the hospital in the last one week, out of which three were positive, and one died. ”Five suspected cases reported at the…

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Ibrahim Idris,His Institutional Welfarist Tendencies Cum Political Leadership In Kogi

    Before joining the political landscape span for over two decades now,Kogi former governor,Alhaji Ibrahim Idris popularly known as ‘Ibro’ had indulged in series of communal services to an inestimable quantum, both to his immediate community’s,extraction and the entire society for a long time immemorial. This trend became unabated towards the people’s pressure to move from the wholly private sector driven business and joined the public sector/office, where he contested and won the governorship seat of Kogi and ruled for 9 years between 2003/2012,a feat that brought multiple impact…

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        Ibrahim Idris,His Institutional Welfarist Tendencies Cum Political Leadership In Kogi Before joining the political landscape span for over two decades now,Kogi former governor,Alhaji Ibrahim Idris popularly known as ‘Ibro’ had indulged in series of communal services to an inestimable quantum, both to his immediate community’s,extraction and the entire society for a long time immemorial. This trend became unabated towards the people’s pressure to move from the wholly private sector driven business and joined the public sector/office, where he contested and won the governorship seat of Kogi…

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Muyiwa Ologun writes about the place of the Okun Nation in Yoruba land.

    A Son of Okun Land has raised concerns about the non inclusion and alliance of the Yorubas extraction in kogi State( The Okun nation) as they have not find themselves any Pride of place in the sociocultural agenda and integration of the Oduduas nation. Mr Ologun decried the situation whereby the Okuns are not being carried along the Yorubas of Western Nigeria in his words: I read an article yesterday. It centered around the issue of Amotekun. I saw an umbrella body that represented many Yoruba groups in…

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Kogi State Deputy Governor Flags off Distribution of Relief Materials to Victims of Tawari attack by NEMA on Behalf of Governor Bello

    His Excellency, The Deputy Governor of Kogi State, Chief Edward Onoja earlier today flagged off the distribution of relief materials to the victims of January 3rd, 2020 attack on Tawari Community by armed marauders on behalf of Governor Yahaya Bello by the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA). Onoja expressed the passion of Governor Bello in the protection of lives and property of Kogites irrespective of their ethnic or religious affiliation. He further described the attackers as cowards who used the cover of the night to visit grief on…

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