Primary Election Malpractices: Kogi APC Chairman, Abdullahi Bello Fires Back at Kabiru Ajanah

The Kogi State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Hon Abdullahi Bello has described as unfortunate the press release making the rounds from the office of the House of Rep. member representing Okehi/Adavi Federal Constituency at the National Assembly, Hon. Kabir Ajanah describing the recent APC primaries in central as a sham. Hon. Bello made…

Kogi Central Senate: “Delegates Forced to Claim Illiteracy, Our Lives Threatened,” Kabir Ajanah Finally Speaks Out

“Myself and some other co-aspirants and our teeming supporters were treated like foreigners in a party we helped to build by these desperados to the extent that one began to think if there was going to be APC after the primaries and if our supports would be needed to win elections.” Muhammed Kabir Ajanah, member…

Kogi Govt Worried over Fake Quotes Attributed to Gov Bello by Facebook Page, “Nigeria Politics Today”

The Kogi State Government has become worried over a routine activity by “Nigeria Politics Today,” a facebook page posting quotes allegedly made by the Governor of the state, which have repeatedly put the spokespersons of the government on the side of denial. Recall that in the recent political wranglings of Lagos State,  Bello was alleged…

SDP Suspends Kogi Chairman over Alleged Misconduct, Insubordination

The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Friday suspended the Chairman of Kogi State Chapter of the party, Alhaji Abdullahi Amodu for alleged gross misconduct and insubordination. The letter of suspension signed by the National Secretary of the SDP, Alhaji Shehu Musa Gabam stated that the NWC has also directed the…

Kogi APC Releases Results of House of Reps Primaries Across Kogi Central

The All Progressives Congress in  Kogi State has released the results of the House of Representatives primary election held across the local governments in the Central Senatorial District of Kogi State.  The results announced Tijani Damisa, Joseph Asuku Bello and Lawal Idris Mohammed as winners of Okene/Ogorimagongo, Adavi/Okehi, and Ajaokuta constituencies respectively.  While the party…

No World Teachers’ Day Celebration In Kogi Due to Unpaid Salaries, Hunger – ASUSS Chairman

Kogi State chairman Academic Staff Union of Secondary School (ASUSS), Comrade Ranti Mathew Ojo has bemoaned the condition of teachers in the state occasioned by unpaid salaries. Speaking with newsmen in Lokoja on Thursday, Ojo said teachers in Kogi will not be celebrating the World Teachers’ Day slated for 5th October 2018 because of the…

Kogi Central Primaries: Aspirants Walk-Out of Venue over Malpractices

All other aspirants except Tijani Damisa at the Okene/Ogorimagongo House of Representatives primary election have walked out of the venue over what they have described as fraudulent irregularities and election malpractices. One of the aggrieved aspirants, Mariam Ozioma Ahmed who posted video proof of the alleged malpractice, explained that Okene Administrator, Abdulrazaq Muhammad was visibly…

Gov Bello Denies Making Statement on Lagos APC Guber Primary

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state has denied making any derogatory comments on the controversial Gubernatorial Primary of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos State.  Bello in a statement by his spokesperson, Kingsley Fanwo described the rumour of him making any statement as false, stating that whoever becomes the Governor of Lagos is the business…