2023 PRESIDENCY: WHY NIGERIA NEEDS YAHAYA BELLO – GOMBE SPEAKER

2023 PRESIDENCY: WHY NIGERIA NEEDS YAHAYA BELLO – GOMBE SPEAKER

Ahead of the 2023 political dispensation in Nigeria, there might be a paradigm shift in line with the ongoing agitation of the youths in the country to have more young people in positions of leadership to reposition the nation and to compete favourably among other comity of nations globally in the 21st century of the […]

OPINION: Honouring Gender Affirmation In Nigeria

OPINION: Honouring Gender Affirmation In Nigeria

By Margaret Adeyi For the very first time, concerted efforts were made by a government institution to increase the level of participation of women in politics in line with the declaration made at the fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing, which advocated 30 per cent affirmative action. Women in Nigeria and most African countries […]

GOV BELLO CONGRATULATES NEW PRESIDENT-GENERAL OF OHANAEZE NDIGBO

GOV  BELLO CONGRATULATES NEW PRESIDENT-GENERAL OF OHANAEZE NDIGBO

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has praised the republican nature of Ndigbo which he said was again on display in the election of a renowned diplomat, Professor George Obiozor, to lead the prestigious apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo. The Governor noted that with the election of the professor of international relations to pilot […]

Bello, a trail-blazer!

Bello, a trail-blazer!

OPINION: By Louis Yunusa His coming was no doubt, divine. Yes! He was pre-destined to govern his people, and this manifested, though incredibly unprecedented; in a circumstance shrouded in mysteries. He became Governor on the 27th January, 2016. He made history, even though it was not in the circumstance of his own making. Kogi had […]

CUSTECH: TETFUND Promises Support

CUSTECH: TETFUND Promises Support

The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (tetfund) on Tuesday, promised its support for the newly established Confluence University of Science and Technology (CUSTECH), Osara in Kogi, as soon as the university is enlisted by the board. Dr Suleiman Zangina, gave the assurance when he led a team from tetfund Abuja, on an inspection tour to the […]

KOGI Get New Acting Chief Judge

KOGI Get New Acting Chief Judge

Justice Sunday Omeiza Otu on Tuesday was sworn in as the Acting Chief Judge of Kogi State. Otu appointment follows the retirement of Justice Henry Olusiyi as Chief Judge of the state. The Governor of the State, Yahaya Bello enjoined the new Acting CJ to stand by the words of the National Anthem by serving […]

NASU Begins Protest In Lokoja Varsity

NASU Begins Protest In Lokoja Varsity

Members of Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU) and the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) of the Federal University, Lokoja, on Tuesday commenced a three-day protests. The protest was due to the Federal Government failure to implement the agreements reached with the National body of the unions in a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed on […]

COVID19: SCHOOLS MAY NOT RESUME JAN. 18 – FG

COVID19: SCHOOLS MAY NOT RESUME JAN. 18 – FG

The Federal Government has announced its decision to review the COVID-19 safety protocols as well as the January 18 resumption date for schools in the light of Nigeria’s grim epidemiological situation with regards to the pandemic. This was as it again lamented that the nation’s health care infrastructure was greatly strained as the country is […]