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PRP governorship candidate refutes endorsement of Gov. Bello for second term

Mr Ayodele Ajibola, the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP) candidate in the forthcoming governorship election in Kogi, has dissociated himself from the purported endorsement...

Kogi election: APC youth leaders sign Peace Pact

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Youth Leaders across the 21 Local Government Area Councils in Kogi have signed a peace pact as the...

Achuba’s impeachment, illegal, undemocratic, unacceptable-Wada

Mr Musa Wada, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for Nov. 16, Governorship Election in Kogi, has described impeachment of the state Deputy...

Kogi Assembly sacks Dep. Gov. Achuba, Onoja for replacement

Deputy Governor of Kogi State, Elder Simon Achuba, has been impeached by the State House of Assembly on the recommendations of the Judicial...

NGO trains Early Warning Observers on Electoral Violence in Kogi

Search for Common Ground (SEARCH), an International NGO working on conflict transformation, has trained 21 local governments observers on incident reporting on electoral...

Kogi governorship poll: NDI cautions against heating polity

The National Democratic Institute (NDI) on Thursday urged political parties and their candidates contesting the Nov. 16 governorship election in Kogi to engage...

Kogi election: Catholic bishops urge electorate to vote wisely

Ahead of the Nov. 16 Kogi governorship election, Catholic Bishops in the state have advised the electorate to vote wisely and elect credible...

2Baba tasks Kogi youths on violence-free election

Popular Nigerian artiste, Innocent Idibia (2Baba) has urged Kogi youths to be peaceful, civil and to shun violence during the Nov. 16, governorship...

Activist urges joint action against electoral fraud, corruption

Mr Idris Miliki, Executive Director, Conscience for Human Rights and Conflict Resolution (CHRCR), has called for joint action between electoral stakeholders to address...

CPI urges security agencies to guarantee safety of women during elections

Challenged Parenthood Initiative (CPI), an NGO, has called on security agencies and community leaders to ensure the security of women and guarantee their...

Don’t cast aspersions on credibility of INEC – Kogi REC tells...

Prof. James Apam, INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Kogi, on Thursday said it was counter-productive for politicians and electoral stakeholders to cast...

We are willing, ready to deliver credible election in Kogi –...

Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, says the commission is willing and ready to deliver credible, acceptable, free,...

INEC a regulatory agency, not advisory body- Okoye

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it is a regulatory agency and not an advisory body. Mr Festus Okoye, INEC National Commissioner and...

NGO urges interventions to promote women participation in Politics

Challenged Parenthood Initiative (CPI), a Kogi-based Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), has urged electoral stakeholders to put in place strategic and deliberate interventions to address...

Moghalu assumes duty as NIWA MD, pledges adherence to rule of...

Dr George Moghalu, the newly appointed Managing Director (MD) of National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) on Tuesday assumed duty, with a pledge to...

ActionAid urges youths to promote peaceful co-existence

ActionAid Nigeria, on Monday, called on youths to promote peaceful coexistence through constructive engagement with duty bearers, rather than presenting themselves as ready...

Kogi 2019: APC does not believe in violence -Adeyemi

Sen. Smart Adeyemi, Director- General, Bello/Onoja Campaign Organisation says that the All Progressives Congress (APC) does not believe in violence and has no thugs. Adeyemi...

 200, 000 rural dwellers to benefit Kogi CSDA projects

Malam Momoh Dauda, General Manager, Kogi State Community and Social Development Agency (CSDA), on Thursday said over 200,000 rural dwellers are to benefit from...

FCE Okene introduces new courses to curb illiteracy

The Federal College of Education, Okene in Kogi, has introduced academic programmes aimed at curbing illiteracy, Dr Umar Hassan, its Provost, said on Saturday...

FCE, Okene executes 15 projects, develop staff to improve scholarship

The Management of Federal College of Education (FCE), Okene on Saturday said it attracted over 15 major projects from TETfund and others sources...

NGO trains 30 journalists on Hate-speech, electoral violence mitigation in Kogi

Search for Common Ground (SEARCH), an International NGO working on peace building and conflict transformation, on Thursday concluded a two-day training of 30...

Adhere to electoral law, CSOs urge politicians, INEC, others

Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) in Kogi have called on politicians, INEC and other stakeholders to ensure peaceful conduct of the Nov. 16 governorship election...

Governorship poll: Speaker presents buses to Federal Constituencies in Kogi West

Speaker, Kogi State House of Assembly, Mr Matthew Kolawole, on Tuesday donated three buses as campaign support for Bello/Onoja Governorship ticket to APC...

Kogi West PDP stakeholders endorse Musa Wada/Sam Aro ticket, urge reconciliation

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Kogi West stakeholders, on Monday endorsed the joint ticket of Musa Wada and Samuel Aro, as their choice...