Kogi Govt to Transfer Payment of Teachers’ Salary to SUBEB

The Kogi State Government on Thursday inaugurated two committees to handle the transfer the salary payment of teachers and pensions from the Local Government Areas to the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) and Bureau of Local Government Pension.  The Special Adviser to the Governor on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Engr Abubakar Ohere disclosed…

President Buhari’s Statement, A Disservice to Nigerian Youths – All Grand Alliance Party

The All Grand Alliance Party (AGAP) has responded to a statement credited to President Muhammadu Buhari which described Nigerian youths as lazy. President Buhari was quoted to have on Wednesday said “more than 60 per cent of the population is below 30, a lot of them haven’t been to school and they are claiming that…

#LazyNigerianYouths Comment: Gov Bello Says Buhari Believes in Youths

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has assured the Nigerian youths that President Muhammadu Buhari has faith and confidence in them, saying the statement credited to the President was not targeted at millions of “highly industrious youth across the nation.” Bello, who stated this in a statement by his Director General of Media and Publicity,…

Birthday Goodwill Message to Dr Abdulmalik Baba Abdulrahman | By A. I. Ohinoyi

BIRTHDAY  GOODWILL  MESSAGE TO AN AMAZING PERSONALITY, A DEEP THINKER, LOVER OF EBIRA NATION, ACORE HUMANITARIAN, AN ICON OF SIMPLICITY. DR ABDULMALIK BABA ABDULRAHAMAN.  As you flip into a new chapter today I will start by saluting your altruism and pray for Almighty Allah for continues elevation, I pray that your growth be glorify with…

Kogi PDP Faults Disappearance of Gov Bello, Asks House of Assembly to Begin Impeachment Process

The Kogi State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, has lamented the absence of Gov. Yahaya Bello from the state without officially transmitting a letter to the State House of Assembly. In a statement signed by Achadu Dickson, Director Research and Documentation, the party said since the alleged fall of the governor in a market…

Kogi State University Asks Medical Students to Leave School for Protesting

By way of sanction, the Management of Kogi State University has suspended the entire medical students for two weeks.  This suspension is not unconnected with the Monday protest by the students which made the news.  The students were demanding a fast-track of their accreditation which was not forthcoming for over 5 years.  Recall that the…

Kogi Lawmakers Task Contractors on Projects

Kogi state house of assembly standing committees on works, infrastructure, communication, multi-lateral and donor agencies says it will not relent in ensuring contractors handling state government projects execute them to specifications. Chairman of the committee and member representing Ankpa 1 constituency Ahmed mohammed stated this when he led other members of the committee on an…

Kogi Govt Rewards Outstanding Okene Pupils with N1.5m

Governor of Kogi State,  Alh Yahaya Bello has rewarded the outstanding performance of the Pupils of LGEA Demonstration Standard Nursery and Primary School, Onyukoko, Okene who made the State proud in the just concluded National Competition. Gov Bello who was represented by his Special Adviser on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Engr. Abubakar  Ohere gave…