Anxiety in Kogi over Governor Bello’s whereabouts

Tongues are beginning to wag in the Confluence State of Kogi State following the sudden disappearance of the state governor, Yahaya Bello from the public scene. This is just as there are speculations in the state that the Ebira-born governor might have been jetted overseas to treat an undisclosed ailment. All state functions have been…

Gov. Bello Drums Support For President Buhari

Nigerians at home and abroad have been called to rally round President Muhammadu Buhari on the reforms and steps taken by the administration to build a new Nigeria. The Niger State Governor, Abubakar Bello made the call while speaking on the theme ‘X-raying our Current Economic Challenges as a Nation and Foreign Policy, Prospects and…

Miscreants stoned Governor Bello not Lokoja people – Monarch

Some traditional leaders in Lokoja, the Kogi State capital, have absolved the people of the ancient town of any involvement in the recent stoning of the state governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, during a Jumat prayer. Bello was reportedly pelted with stones and other missiles some Fridays ago at the Lokoja Central Mosque where he was…

2016 CJN Cup: Yahaya Bello Advocates Spirit of Sportsmanship

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has urged Nigerians to imbibe the spirit of sportsmanship in all actions to promote harmony in the country. The governor made the call at the opening ceremony of 22nd Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN Sports Competition at the Confluence Stadium, Lokoja on Thursday. Governor Bello noted that not only…

Igala Group Denounce Report of Stoning of Governor Bello at Ankpa

A Lokoja-based group, the Igala Youth Forum, has debunked  in strong terms, the news as reported by an online news media, Premium Times, that the State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello was attacked at Ankpa when he went for the 3rd Day Fidua Prayers of the Late Ejeh of Ankpa, Alhaji Ahmadu Yakubu. The group in…

Late Audu’s Brother Declares Support for Bello

The immediate younger brother of the governorship candidate of the All Progressive Congress (APC) in the November 21st 2015 election, Late Prince Abubakar Audu, has declared support for Governor Yahaya Bello. Prince Yahaya Audu was in Government House Lokoja, where he received the posthumous award conferred on the late leader by Governor Bello during the 25th Anniversary Celebrations of the state creation. He said the family was humbled…