Bello swears in Mercy Johnson, 53 others as special assistants

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has reiterated that his administration was determined to go after those who stole the common wealth of the people in the past years and recover such loot. Bello, who stated this during the inauguration of 54 of both Senior and Special Assistants, warned them not to see their appointments as…

I failed in managing my staff – Gov. Bello confesses

Governor of Niger state, Abubakar Sani Bello, has admitted his failure in managing the size of his staff, despite the challenges the state is currently facing. Bello made the confession when he received the British High Commissioner to Nigeria, Paul Arkwright at the Government House in Minna on Thursday. According to him, there are so…

My performance made 6 PDP lawmakers defect to APC – Bello

Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, has welcomed the defection of six legislators of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to the ruling All Progressives Congress. This was contained in a statement released by the DG Media and Publicity to Governor Bello, Kingsley Fanwo. He stated that the defectors must have been attracted by his style…

Mercy Johnson: Bello appointed those who have nothing to offer – PDP youths

The Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) National Youth Frontier (NYF) has described the 63 latest appointees of Kogi governor, Yahaya Bello, including Nollywood actress Mercy Johnson as “political jobbers, hangers on, marauders” who have nothing to offer the state. The group made the allegation in a statement signed and issued to the media by the National…

What I discussed with Buhari on phone – Governor Bello

President Muhammadu Buhari who is currently on a medical vacation in London has spoken with Kogi State Goveror, Yahaya Bello. Bello who said he spoke with the President for a couple of minutes on the phone said Buhari assured him that all is well with his health. The governor quoted the President as saying he…

Buhari: Those behind death rumors hate Nigeria – Bello

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, says those wishing President Muhammadu Buhari dead are “the real enemies of Nigeria.” Many Nigerians have been speculating about the president’s health status due to his extended vacation. But Bello, who spoke at the weekend through his Director General on Media and Publicity, Kingsley Fanwo, said such evil wishes against…

INTERVIEW: Kogi House of Assembly under siege – Elder Friday Makama

The member representing Igalamela/Odolu state constituency in the Kogi State House of Assembly and Chairman, Public Accounts Committee, Elder Friday Sani Makama has declared that the House at no point passed confidence vote on Governor‎ Yahaya Bello. In an interview with DAILY POST in Abuja, he described the ‎Kogi workers’ verification as satanic and woeful….

Governor Bello says he is still loyal to Tinubu

The governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello has reaffirmed his loyalty to the National leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu. Bello said the ex-Lagos governor has deployed his resources and wealth of experience for the upliftment of the party. He, however, condemned any member of the ruling party who decides…