How Has Kogi Combated COVID-19?

How Has Kogi Combated COVID-19?

Lest anyone accuse us of ineptitude or riding on sheer luck, we wish to point out that in addition to everything else, Kogi State has had an excellent history of managing epidemics in the past.  The excellent network we already had in place for managing Lassa Fever and other disease outbreaks long before CoviD-19 appeared […]

Opinion: COVID-19 Pandemic Has Shown How Truthful, Honest Gov. Yahaya Bello Is

Opinion: COVID-19 Pandemic Has Shown How Truthful, Honest Gov. Yahaya Bello Is

Recently, news around Nigeria has shown how a state Governor sacked the state epidemiologist for refusing to manipulate the state’s Covid-19 figures. A state in the federation had also allegedly requested large billions of naira for the fight against Covid-19. Whilst others are politicising the situation, it is commendable to note that Gov. Yahaya Bello […]

Notorious Armed Robber Nabbed in Ajaka, Kogi State

Notorious Armed Robber Nabbed in Ajaka, Kogi State

By Sani Monday. Men of the Joint Task Force (JTF) and local vigilante group in Ajaka, Igalamela/Odolu local government area of Kogi state, has tracked down a notorious armed robber, Oboy Sanusi Amaga who is known to have been terrorising people of the the area. The robber had since been handed over to the men […]

LG Polls: Kogi SIEC Seeks Support from Police, Army

LG Polls: Kogi SIEC Seeks Support from Police, Army

The Chairman, Kogi State Independent Electoral Commission (KOSIEC), Mamman Nda Eri has called for closer partnership with the Police and Army command in the state towards ensuring the smooth operation of the commission. Eri made the call when he led other members of the commission on a courtesy visit to the Commissioner of Police in […]

Ramadan: Kogi Speaker Admonishes Muslims to Pray Against COVID-19

Ramadan: Kogi Speaker Admonishes Muslims to Pray Against COVID-19

Speaker of the Kogi State House of Assembly, Prince Matthew Kolawole, has admonished Muslim faithfuls in Nigeria and particularly in Kogi State to use the occasion of this year’s Ramadan to pray for both the nation and the state. In a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Femi Olugbemi, the Speaker said “it is […]