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Violence Mars House of Assembly Election in Kogi

From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Kola Ologbondiyan, has described the conduct of the last Saturday’s House of Assembly election in Kogi as a calamity following the violence that marred the entire process across the state.

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Kogi SDP Senatorial Candidate Rejects Election Result

    By Gabriel Atumeyi Barrister Natasha Akpoti, the Senatorial candidate of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) for Kogi Central senatorial district has rejected the outcome of the election citing wide spread irregularities. She accused the security agencies of collaborating with the state government to intimidate and restrict voters access to …

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Gov.Bello, Deputy, in Endless Rift at Lugard House

By  Joseph Amedu All has not been well between Kogi State Governor,Alhaji Yahaya Bello and his deputy ,Elder Simon  Achuba. For quite some time,  his Deputy has been sidelined in the scheme of things, while  the Governor’s Chief of Staff, Edward Onoja holds sway, and is seen as Bello’s de …

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NDE Empowers 1,300 Unemployed  in Kogi

  From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja National Directorate of Employment in collaboration with the All Progressives Congress (APC) National Women Leader, Hajia  Salamatu Baiwa Umar-Eluma have given empowerment opportunity to 1,300 unemployed persons at  Anyigba in the eastern senatorial district of Kogi state.

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Gov Bello Framing me for Murder, Gun Running – Akpoti

Social Democratic Party (SDP) Kogi Central Senatorial candidate,  Barrister  Natasha Akpoti, has alleged  that the Governor of Kogi state, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has planned to frame her up for the murder of Ojo Enesi, one of her supporters that was allegedly killed by suspected APC thugs two weeks ago at …

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