Why We Are Not Combative With The Executive – Kogi Speaker

Why We Are Not Combative With The Executive – Kogi Speaker

Speaker, Kogi State House of Assembly, Hon. Mathew Kolawole, has said that the state assembly has lived up to her billing and discharging its responsibilities as expected. The Speaker who stated this on Sunday during a tete- a- tete with newsmen  in Lokoja, he disagreed with those who opined that the legislature must be combative […]

Yuletide: Hon. Lawal commissions Boreholes, gifts car to party members in Ajaokuta

Yuletide: Hon. Lawal commissions Boreholes, gifts car to party members in Ajaokuta

The Member Representing Ajaokuta Federal Constituency, Hon. Lawal Idirisu on Tuesday commissioned yet another solar panel borehole in Jimgbe and kilometers 18  communities.The Federal Lawmaker also donated cars to stakeholder from Eganyi district of the ConstituencyThe traditional ruler of Jimgbe community, ChiefAbdullahi Idris and members of the community could not hide their joy during the […]

THE MANY LIES OF GOV. YAHAYA BELLO

THE MANY LIES OF GOV. YAHAYA BELLO

2023 Presidency Gamble, Political Thuggery and Kogi Governor’s Bare Faced Lies By Adamu Ojonugba Like other awed Nigerians, I watched Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily programme yesterday (Wednesday). My Governor was trying his best to sound ‘Presidential’ during the show. The most outrageous part was when Bello claimed he […]

Vox Pox: Why We May Never Vote Again – Kogi Electorate

Vox Pox: Why We May Never Vote Again – Kogi Electorate

By Boluwaji Obahopo. In spite of the scorching sun, Kogites went out on November 16 to elect a new governor, who will pilot the affairs of the Confluence State for the next four years. They defied apprehensions that the gubernatorial polls might be trailed by violence to exercise their civil responsibility. The turnout of voters […]

Politicians Fueling Hate Speech, Violence Against Women in Nigeria – CITAD

Politicians Fueling Hate Speech, Violence Against Women in Nigeria – CITAD

By Boluwaji Obahopo. The Centre for International Technology and Development, CITAD has accused politicians and political class of fueling hate speech and violence against women in Nigeria. CITAD coordinator, countering Hate Speech Project, Mr. Hamza Ibrahim who spoke in Lokoja on Thursday said the electioneering campaign in Kogi and Bayelsa have further pitched the two […]

Senator Smart Adeyemi’s Tortuous 3rd Term Journey to the Senate

Senator Smart Adeyemi’s Tortuous 3rd Term Journey to the Senate

Boluwaji Obahopo writes on Senator Smart Adeyemi’s bumpy ride to the 9th Senate to represent the people of Kogi West senatorial district following his victory at the rerun and supplementary election on Saturday, November 16 and 30. When in 2015, Smart Adeyemi declared interest to run for third term, to be the voice of Kogi […]