Save Kogi State University Teaching Hospital from Total Collapse, Lawmaker Calls on Govt

Member representing Omala state constituency in the Kogi State House of Assembly, Prince Musa Hilarion Collins has called on the state government to re-visit and upgrade the Kogi State University Teaching Hospital (KSUTH), Anyigba. The lawmaker made the call during House plenary on Tuesday in Lokoja. He urged the state government to grant the teaching […]

Constituency Allowance or Projects? The True Position

At the dawn of the fourth republic in Nigeria, there was the quest by legislators to provide evidence of “dividends of democracy” to their constituencies. The quest resulted in the implementation of constituency projects or allowance in one form or the other in Nigeria. The operation or implementation of constituency project/allowance has caused controversy, ill-information […]

Oversight: Halims Leads House Committee on Steel Development to MTI Onitsha

By A. M. Nasiru. Member representing Ankpa federal constituency at the House of Representatives, Hon Abdullahi Ibrahim Ali Halims and his counterparts, Hon Ibrahim Babajide Obanikoro and Hon Bashir Mashema of Eti-osa and Jama’are/Itas-Gadau federal constituencies respectively has visited the Metallurgical Training Institute (MTI), Onitsha in Anambra state as part of their legislative oversight functions. […]

Kogi Assembly Steps Down Bill on Proposed Confluence University

The Kogi State House of Assembly on Tuesday stepped down the passage of a bill on the establishment of a second State University, Confluence University of Science and Technology, Osara. The bill was stepped down because members could not agree on percentage charges to be deducted from the Local Governments and Board of Internal Revenue […]

Kogi Assembly Passes Confluence University Bill

Kogi State House of Assembly on Wednesday passed the executive bill for the establishment of the Confluence University of Science and Technology, Osara. The bill for the establishment of the University was stepped down on Tuesday due to the grey areas of funding. At the resumed plenary on Wednesday, the bill was passed by the […]

Let’s Rise Against Cyber Threats, Senator Oseni Charges Authorities

Kogi Central Senator and Chairman, Senate Committee on ICT/Cybercrime, Senator Yakubu Oseni has called on individuals and government authorities at all levels to expeditiously rise against the scourge of cyber insecurity orchestrated by fraudsters in Nigeria and beyond. Senator Oseni alongside Vice Chairman of the Committee, Senator Buhari Abdulfatai and other members made the call […]

Senate C’ttee on ICT/Cybercrime Seeks Transparency in ICT Fund Utilisation

Senate Committee on Information and Communication Technology/Cybercrime has called for probity and transparency in the utilisation of funds meant for digital technology infrastructure in the country. This was made known today in Abuja in separate remarks by the Chairman of the Committee, Senator Yakubu Oseni who alongside his Vice, Senator Buhari Abdulfatai led other members […]

Deputy Speaker Urge Kogi Govt to Support Radio Stations With Vehicles

Deputy Speaker of Kogi State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Ahmed Mohammed has appealed to the state government to provide operational vehicles to the Kogi State Broadcasting Corporation and its booster stations. The legislator made the appeal in his contribution on the floor of the House on Wednesday while the House committee chairman on information, […]