Dino Melaye: ‘I Remain Unbowed’

Leke Baiyewu The embattled lawmaker representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Senator Dino Melaye, has thanked Nigerians for standing by him during his travails in the hands of those he described as the “State.” Melaye, in a lengthy write-up posted on Facebook on Monday, alleged that his trials were a plot by the “State” to silence…

Ex-Speaker Imam Decries Humiliation from APC, Hints on Dumping Party

Nine months after resigning his position as the Speaker, Kogi State House of Assembly, the lawmaker representing Lokoja I, Hon. Imam Ahmed Umar has expressed concerns over the deliberate mismanagement of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the State, Daily Post reports.  The lawmaker made this known while hosting hundreds of youths from Lokoja-Kogi Federal…

INEC Endorse Abdullahi Bello as Kogi APC Chairman

Kogi State Resident Electoral Commissioner, Prof. James Apam has noted that his presence at the Confluence Stadium to monitor Saturday’s APC congress will end any insinuation that a parallel congress took place.  Apam who  led other officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to the congress stated this after a Senior Special Assistant to…

Herdsmen in Military Uniform Killing People in Kogi – Reps Member Raises Alarm

By Jide Babalola  Many communities in parts of Kogi West senatorial zone now live in  fear following fatal attacks, burning of farmland and houses along with looting by bands of herdsmen in military uniform, Honorable Teejay Yusuf has said. Raising an alarm and calling on both the Kogi state and Federal Government to help end…

Ramadan Vs Echeane: Adavi Administrator Reads Out Guidelines for Masquerade Outing

As the Holy Month of Ramadan clashes with the celebration of Echeane Festival in Adavi Local Government Area, the Administrator of the Council, Hon Joseph Omuya Salami has gone ahead to read out stipulations which will guide masquerade outings aND prevent breach of peace.  This came as a resolution from the expanded peace and security…