Kogi State News

Gov. Bello doesn’t believe in thuggery- Fanwo

Spokesperson to Kogi State Governor, Kingsley Fanwo has slammed the opposition, PDP, for “spreading fake news and leveling reckless accusations against the Governor over claims of attacks in the State”, stating that PDP is merely “wailing over its imminent defeat in the State”.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Police release Melaye after two weeks in custody

Danjuma Aliu in Kogi State by suspected thugs.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 22, 2019

Shehu Shagari, part hero

On October 25, 1980, he opened the NNPC Refinery in Kaduna and on February 18, 1980, he launched the Ajaokuta Steel Plant in Kogi State.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 21, 2019

Touched a raw nerve

I believe that a right thinking person should know that Dino is a total disgrace to Nigeria, Kogi State and his Senatorial District.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 19, 2019

APC vs PDP: Presidency finally reacts to President Buhari stumbling during rally in Lokoja

The presidency has final spoken about President Muhammadu Bubari stumbling during the All Progressives Congress, APC, rally in Lokoja, Kogi State on Wednesday.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 19, 2019

Court grants Dino Melaye bail | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

He has been accused of illegal possession of arms, gun running and sponsoring hoodlums in Kogi State.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 18, 2019

Soldier dies of Lassa fever in Jos, after returning from Kwara

Mr Stephen did not disclose the name of the affected soldier, but later released a statement explaining his death: “The Headquarters, 3 Division wishes to inform the general public that a male senior non- commissioned officer of the Division was admitted and was being managed for resistant malaria at the 3 Division Hospital after returning from Kogi State, where he went for his father’s burial.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 18, 2019

Buhari promises to take Niger Delta development more seriously | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

However, the President has again received condemnation at the rally for referring to the party’s gubernatorial candidate, Great Ogboru, as ‘APC presidential candidate.’This came a day after his campaign rally in Kogi State where he said he became president on May 19, 2015 instead of May 29, 2015 and less than 24 hours after critics concluded that he had a woeful outing at the town hall meeting anchored by Kadaira Ahmed.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

Oshiomhole: Once you join the APC, your sins are forgiven

Recall that the President had on Wednesday, during the APC presidential campaign rally in Lokoja, Kogi State, made a mistake about the time he assumed office.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

2019 presidency: CUPP mocks Buhari after repeated mistakes in Warri rally

“In less than 24hours after the President showed signs of physical frailties in Lokoja, Kogi State where he almost collapsed on the podium, he yet again in another faux pas while presenting a flag to Chief Great Ogboru in Delta State declared that he was presenting the flag to the Presidential candidate of the Party.

Daily Post , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019