OVER 50 DIE OF STRANGE AILMENT IN KOGI, ASSEMBLY CRIES OUT FOR HELP

The Kogi House of Assembly has called on State and Federal Ministries of Health to unravel the cause of the strange disease which has killed 50 persons in Olamaboro Local…

KOGI GOVT INTRODUCES TAX ON BREAD

The Kogi state government has introduced a levy on every loaf of bread baked in the state. The state ministry of commerce and industry said the levy is aimed at…

2 MEDICAL DOCTORS ABDUCTED BY GUNMEN IN KOGI

Unknown gunmen kidnap two medical doctors in Kogi Daily Post Nigeria / John Akinfehinwa / 9 hours ago Two Medical doctors working in Kogi State have been kidnapped by unknown gunmen. The kidnapped victims…

KILL ME RATHER THAN DESTROY MY INDIAN HEMP FARM, SUSPECT TELLS NDLEA IN KOGI

Take my life instead of destroying my cannabis farm ― Suspect begs NDLEA A suspected cannabis farmer, Clement Akor, has begged the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA to take…

I RUN THE AFFAIRS OF KOGI AS IF IT’S MY PRIVATE COMPANY TO MAKE PROFIT, YAHAYA BELLO REVEALS

Governor Yahaya Bello says he runs the affairs of Kogi State like a private company with the aim of “profitability”. The governor, who was sworn in for second term on…

CORONAVIRUS IN KOGI: BEYOND THE GRANDSTANDING OF YAHAYA BELLO

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State. By Ikechukwu Amaechi KOGI State governor, Yahaya Bello, is an interesting character. At 45 (he was born on June 18, 1975), he is presently…

THE TRAGEDY OF COVID-19 IN KOGI: NO CONTACT TRACING FOR DEAD SENIOR JUDGES, WHY BELLO CONTINUES TO CLAIM DISEASE IS NOT IN THE STATE

By Bello Imam Despite Kogi State’s continued denial of the reality of COVID-19 in the state, the deaths of Kogi State Chief Judge, Nasir Ajanah, and the President of the…

PRESIDENT, KOGI CUSTOMARY COURT OF APPEAL, ATADOGA IS DEAD

President of the Kogi State Customary Court of Appeal, Justice Ibrahim Shaibu Atadoga, is dead. He died on Sunday after a brief illness. The Chief Information Officer of the state…

KABBA CHIEF IMAM, SON WERE NEVER GIVEN ANY TREATMENT FOR CORONAVIRUS, KOGI GOVT ALLEGES

The chief imam of Kabba, Shiek Ahmed Ejibunu, who along with his son was declared the COVID-19 index case for Kogi State two weeks ago, were never treated for coronavirus…

ALLEGED RAPIST KOGI COMMISSIONER,ABDULMUMINI DANGA SAYS HE WON’T RESIGN

  ‌ GBENGA ODOGUN The Kogi State Commissioner for Water resources, Abdumumini Danga has vowed not to resign from office in spite of the ongoing investigation into the allegations of…

AFTER WEEKS OF PLAYING OSTRICH, YAHAYA BELLO OWNS UP TO PRESENCE OF CORONAVIRUS IN KOGI, LOCKS DOWN LOCAL GOVT FOR TWO WEEKS

  Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has declared two weeks lockdown in Kabba-Bunnu Local Government Area for contact tracing of COVID-19 cases in the state, THE WITNESS reports. This is coming…

KOGI WEST IS FREE OF CORONAVIRUS SAYS SEN. SMART ADEYEMI

BY HENRY TYOHEMBA The Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, distinguished Senator Smart Adeyemi has said the district remain free of COVID-19. The Senator said this in reaction to the…

REPORTED CASES OF CORONAVIRUS IN KOGI REAL SAYS DINO MELAIYE AS VICTIMS SPEAK OUT

James Azania, Lokoja Reports of coronavirus in Kogi are real and authentic, Senator Dino Melaye has stated. He spoke on the heels of brickbats between Kogi State Government and the…

WE ARE SEEING SUSPECTED CASES OF CORONAVIRUS BUT CANNOT TEST – KOGI NMA

By Chioma Obinna As controversy trails, the non-availability of laboratory testing for COVID-19 in Kogi State, suspected cases of the disease are being seen in hospitals in the state even…

CORONAVIRUS: FG TO DISPATCH EXPERTS TO KOGI AGAIN SAYS EHANIRE

By Jeremiah Urowayino Ehanire The Federal Government on Thursday announced that a ministerial team of experts would soon be dispatched to Kogi on a mission to engage authorities of the…

8 INJURES AS TWO ISLAMIC SECTS CLASH IN KOGI

Verity Awala A clash between members of two Islamic sects for the position of Imam of Okene Central Mosque position in Kogi State has left eight people injured. The clash which reportedly…

PDP EXPELS FORMER KOGI GUBER ASPIRANT, ABUBAKAR IBRAHIM

The governorship aspirant on the Platform of the opposition People Democratic Party, PDP, in the November 2019 election in Kogi State, Abubakar Ibrahim, has been expelled from the party for…

CONTROVERSY OVER KOGI CORONAVIRUS STATUS AS 6 ALLEGEDLY DIE OF DISEASE IN STATE FMC

Two states, Kogi and Cross River, have no recorded COVID-19 case. However, Governor Yahaya Bello, last Wednesday, threatened to detain the head of the body’s fact-finding mission to the state.…

PRESIDENTIAL TASK FORCE ON CORONAVIRUS DRAGS YAHAYA BELLO BEFORE BUHARI

•Accuses Bello of frustrating testing in Kogi •Unhappy with Wike, Ayade •NMA slams claims by Kogi, Cross River to be coronavirus-   Yusuf Alli, Managing Editor, Northern Operation/ Moses Emorinken,…

CORONAVIRUS: KOGI DOCTORS REJECT SALARY CUT

Members of the Kogi State Chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association have vowed not to accept the proposed cutting of salaries of its members and other healthcare workers by the…