Gov Bello Meets Miners, Vows to Make Kogi Industrial Giant

Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has expressed commitment to transform the state to an industrial hub capable of leading the nation to a new dawn of economic prosperity. According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Kingsley Fanwo, Bello made the commitment in Abuja at a strategic meeting with some […]

DPR Seals 10 Petrol Station in Dekina LG

The Kogi State Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has sealed-off 10 fuel stations for over pricing and illegal operations.   The State Controller of the DPR, Amos Jokodola, led the team along with some members of his staff to Ayingba in Dekina Local Government Area of the state on Wednesday. Mr Jokodola said that the […]

Kogi’s N1.6bn Mega Bus Terminal Comes Alive

The immediate past governor of Kogi State, Captain Idris Wada, in the twilight of his administration, inaugurated the N1.6 billion Mega Bus Terminal in Lokoja, the state capital.       The project, which aim is to improve the revenue base of the state, has put the state on the map of West Africa as […]

Kogi Indigenous Contractors Threatens To Sue Zenith Bank Manager

Members of the Indigenous contractors Association in Kogi State have threatened to sue the manager of Zenith Bank. Members of the Indigenous contractors Association in Kogi State have threatened to sue the manager of Zenith Bank Plc Lokoja branch for refusal to pay for SUBEB contracts they have executed even when the payment schedule had […]

Kogi Bakers Reject Flour Price Hike

Master Bakers Association of Nigeria, Kogi Central chapter, has rejected the recent increase in the price of flour by the flour mill companies in the country. Spokesman of the association, Abdulbaqy Badamasuiy, in a statement issued yesterday lamented the indiscriminate hike in the cost of flour by the companies without any consideration for the final […]

Buhari Passionate About Completion of Ajaokuta Steel — Fayemi

Minister of Solid Minerals, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has said that President Muhammadu Buhari is very passionate about the completion and effective operation of the Ajaokuta Steel Company, located in Kogi state. Fayemi who stated this yesterday in Ajaokuta during a one day official visit to the company, said the new government is taking a holistic […]

Alten, IFC Signs MOU on 120mw Solar Power in Kogi

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, yesterday  signed a Joint Development Agreement with Alten’s Middle Band Solar One Limited, a Nigerian solar power project company, to co-develop a 120-megawatt peak photovoltaic solar power project with a consortium of developers. The project, which is based in Lokoja, Kogi State is […]

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