SOS: Kogi Assembly Speaker Calls on Govt to Save 22 Year Old from Death

The Speaker, Kogi State House of Assembly, and Member representing Lokoja 1 Constituency, Umar Ahmed Imam has called on both State Government and colleagues to save a 22-year old girl, Miss Ibrahim Hawa from premature death. Imam made the call on Wednesday 5th April, 2017 in a matter of urgent public importance brought before the…

Kogi: Six PDP Lawmakers Defect to APC

Six lawmakers elected under the umbrella of the Peoples Democratic Party have defected to the ruling All Progressives Congress.According to the defected lawmakers, the ongoing crisis at both the national and state level of the PDP is responsible for their defection. Reading the letter in the floor of the hallow chamber at exactly 12:30pm today,…

Kogi Speaker Challenges Women to Believe in Themselves

The Speaker of the Kogi State House of Assembly Rt.Hon. Umar Imam has challenged women to see the quest for elective positions as a serious mater by investing their time and resources to achieve success.Imam spoke through Mr. Victor Omofaiye, member representing Ijumu state constituency at Kogi House of Assembly yesterday at an advocacy meeting…

NUJ: Kogi Speaker Congratulates Adeiza Momohjimoh

The Speaker, Kogi State House of Assembly, Rt Hon. Umar Ahmed Imam this evening congratulated Mallam Adeiza Momohjimoh for emerging as the new State Chairman of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Kogi State Council. The Speaker, in a press statement signed by  his Chief Press Secretary, Umar Yakubu Ali, enjoined the new NUJ Chairman…

A Good Number of Civil Servants Not Paid Yet – Kogi Speaker

By Alex Adeiza  Contrary to reports making rounds that the Kogi State Government has fully offset the salary and pension arrears of workers, the Speaker Kogi State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Umar Ahmed Imam has called the attention of the State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello to civil servants in their numbers who have not…

NAMB Exco Visits Kogi Speaker

The Executive members of the National Association of Microfinance Banks (NAMB) Kogi State Chapter led by the National Chairman, North Central Zone, Mr. Samuel Femi Ibiteye paid an official visit to the Speaker,  Kogi State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Umar Ahmed Imam, on Monday, 24th October, 2016 at the Assembly Complex, Hassan Usman Katsina…

26 Standing Committees of Kogi State House of Assembly

1. Selection Committee Chairman – Rt. Hon. Momohjimoh Lawal Vice Chairman – Rt. Hon. Aliyu AkuhMembers:-Hon. Prince Kolawole Mathew-Hon. Sunday Shigaba-Hon. Mukhtar Adoke-Rt. Hon. Umar Ahmed Imam– Hon. Hassan Abdullahi Bello– Hon. Elder Dr. Friday Sani 2. Rules and Business Committee Chairman – Hon. Prince Kolawole Mathew Vice Chairman – Hon. Hassan Abdullahi Bello Members:-Hon….

Kogi Speaker Celebrates Gov Bello’s New Appointees, Says Well Deserved

By Alex Adeiza  The Speaker of the Kogi State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Umar Ahmed Imam has congratulated the newly appointed members of the Governor Yahaya Bello led government, describing the appointments as well deserved.Gov Bello had on Thursday reshuffled his media cabinet and added new members to the New Direction team. In a…

Kogi House of Assembly Resumes Plenary, Speaker Urges Commitment

By Alex Adeiza The Kogi State House of Assembly on Tuesday resumed plenary sitting at the chamber after the Eid el Adha break.Welcoming the members back, the Speaker, Rt Hon Umar Ahmed Imam in his address, made recourse to the crises that threw the house into confusion, calling on his colleagues to unite in purpose…

Kogi Assembly Speaker Congratulates Gov Bello, Says Destiny Assured

By Alex Adeiza  Rt Hon Umar Ahmed Imam, Speaker of the Kogi State House of Assembly has congratulated the State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello on his affirmation by the Supreme Court as the first citizen of the state.The Speaker in a statement rejoiced with the Governor, describing his victory as a confirmation of a divine…