Kogi, Bayelsa governorship election holds on Nov 2, says INEC
The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai had disclosed that army authorities had approved the establishment of a ‘Special Forces Battalion’ Barracks to be located in Okene, Kogi.
The Army Chief made this known yesterday after inspecting the proposed site of the new barracks at Okene Secondary School in Okene Local Government Area.
Kogi State is one of the 36 States that constitute the Federal Republic of Nigeria and is located in the North Central geopolitical zone of the country. Nicknamed “The Confluence State” and established on the 27th of August 1991, Kogi State earned her nickname due to the confluence of River Niger and River Benue at its […]
Kogi State Deputy Governor has sent an S.O.S to Nigeria’s police authority, demanding an explanation why security men posted to his official residence suddenly disappeared without his knowledge. Simon Achuba, who fell out with his boss Alhaji Yahaya Bello said Sunday that his life was in great danger. He alleged that his security men were withdrawn […]
Report from Kogi State states that the Independent National Electoral Commission the electoral umpire has concluded the distribution of sensitive materials for the Presidential and National Assembly elections to all the 21 local government areas of the state. The Director of Voter Education and Publicity in the Office, Alhaji Ahmed Biambo, was quoted by NAN that […]
“I’ll return soon” President Buhari tells Kogi governor on telephone It’s exactly 46 days since Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari went on medical vacation in London, he has assured one of the 36 state governors that he’d return soon. A statement on Sunday from Kogis State Government House in Lokoja said that President Muhammadu Buhari made […]