Federal University Lokoja Postpones 3rd Convocation Ceremony

The Management of Federal University Lokoja has postponed the 3rd Convocation ceremony of the varsity earlier scheduled to hold on Saturday November 17th, 2018. The Public Relations Officer of the varsity, Emmanuel Bello on Thursday made the announcement in a statement on behalf of the Governing Council. Bello said the development was owing to the…

Kogi Assembly Passes Youth Devt Commission Bill, 4 Others

Kogi House of Assembly has passed into law, a Bill for a Law to provide for the Establishment of Youth Development Commission, Implementation of Sustainable Youth Policy and other matters connected therewith, 2018. The Bill is among the five passed into law after their third and final reading, following clause-clause considerations by the Committee of…

Protest Grounds Kogi Fed Varsity over Delayed Salaries

By Boluwaji Obahopo Protest, yesterday, rocked Federal University, Lokoja, FUL, Kogi State, over unpaid salaries, as workers accused the Vice Chancellor, Professor Angela Miri, of being responsible for the delay.   The protest, which saw the Vice Chancellor going into hiding, brought activities in the eight-year-old institution to a halt, as the protesting workers attempted to…

Crisis Rocks Kogi Traditional Council over alleged Cash Inducement for Promotion

Controversy has continued to surround the upgrading of traditional stools in Kogi State as some affected traditional rulers have alleged manipulation of the process by officials of the Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs. Gbenga Odogun of Punch Newspaper reports.  The state government had last week upgraded no fewer than 85 traditional rulers. Speaking…