Eid el Adha: No Sacrifice is Too Much for Peaceful Coexistence – Dr Omede

Eid el Adha: No Sacrifice is Too Much for Peaceful Coexistence – Dr Omede

A former Commissioner of Health in Kogi State, Dr. Idris Omede has felicitated Nigerian Muslims and their counterparts across the world on today’s celebration of Eid-el-Kabir. In his goodwill message, Dr. Omede, a past President of Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), said there are lots of virtues and prospects in religious injunctions of Eid el Adha (Kabir) […]

Eid-el Kabir: Kogi Speaker Felicitates With Muslim Ummah

Eid-el Kabir: Kogi Speaker Felicitates With Muslim Ummah

Speaker of the Kogi State House of Assembly, Prince Matthew Kolawole has felicitated with the Muslim faithful in Nigeria and particularly in Kogi State on this year’s Edi-El- Kabir celebration, urging them to use the occasion to pray for both the state and nation. He said Eid-el Kabir is an important occasion for the Muslim […]

Eid El Kabir: Hon. Abdulazeez Idris King Felicitates With Muslims

Eid El Kabir: Hon. Abdulazeez Idris King Felicitates With Muslims

Former House of Representative member, Hon. Abdulazeez Idris King has felicitated with Muslims across Kogi Central senatorial district, urging them to use the lesson of the festivity to foster unity and harmonious co-existence among the ummah in the district. Hon. Idris King, who gave the charge in his Eid-el-Kabir message, said Ebira nation can only move forward if […]

Eid-el-Kabir: Senator Oseni Celebrates Constituents, Calls for Unity

Eid-el-Kabir: Senator Oseni Celebrates Constituents, Calls for Unity

The Senator representing Kogi Central Senatorial District and Chairman, Senate Committee on Information and Communication Technology/Cybercrime, Senator Yakubu Oseni has on the occasion of this year’s eid-el-kabir celebration called on his constituents and Nigerians to deepen their virtues of love and sacrifice for another. The lawmaker has in a message noted that Islam is a […]

Eid-el Kabir: Embrace Sacrifice, Love, Unity, Engr. Abubakar Ohere Urges Muslim

Eid-el Kabir: Embrace Sacrifice, Love, Unity, Engr. Abubakar Ohere Urges Muslim

Kogi State Commissioner for Works and Housing, Engr. Abubakar Ohere, has called on Muslims to embrace the values of sacrifice, love and continue to foster unity as they join their counterparts worldwide to celebrate this year’s Eid-el-Kabir festival. In his Sallah message, Ohere said the period of the celebration is a clarion call on Muslims […]

Eid-el Adha: Adavi Council Chairman Task Muslims on Love, Persistence, Sacrifice

Eid-el Adha: Adavi Council Chairman Task Muslims on Love, Persistence, Sacrifice

The Executive Chairman of Adavi local government of Kogi state, Hon. Joseph Omuya Salami has rejoiced with Muslims on the celebration of Eid-el Adha in this year 1442A.H, and urged them to extend love and make sacrifices for others.  In his sallah message, the council chairman reminded Muslims that they are expected to be true […]

Eid-el Kabir: Kogi Poly Rector Calls for Peace, Love, Understanding

Eid-el Kabir: Kogi Poly Rector Calls for Peace, Love, Understanding

The Rector of Kogi State Polytechnic, Dr Salisu Ogbo Usman, has called on Muslims to be mindful of the lessons of optimism in the wake of submissiveness which the sacrifice entails. In a sallah message personally signed by the Rector and made available to news men in Lokoja on Tuesday, Dr Salisu felicitated with the […]

Unknown Gunmen Kidnap Medical Doctor in Kogi

Unknown Gunmen Kidnap Medical Doctor in Kogi

A medical doctor, Dr. Solomon Ndiamaka working with General Hospital Ugwolawo, in Ofu Local Government area of Kogi State has been kidnapped by unknown gunmen. It was gathered that the medical practitioner was forcefully taken away by the kidnappers around 8:30 am from the hospital premises on Monday. A statement issued by the Kogi State […]

Eid-el Kabir: FRSC Deploys 850 Officers, 4 Ambulances in Kogi

Eid-el Kabir: FRSC Deploys 850 Officers, 4 Ambulances in Kogi

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has deployed 850 officials, 20 patrol vehicles, four ambulances and tow trucks to over 30 highways and roads in Kogi State. The state Sector Commander, Mr Solomon Agure, who disclosed this in a statement in Lokoja on Sunday said that this was to  ensure free flow of traffic and safety […]

Obi Cubana and ‘Ghost of the Year’ Rhetoric

Obi Cubana and ‘Ghost of the Year’ Rhetoric

Death they say is inevitable and not the greatest loss as some rightly believe but a time for deep reflection on an existence that comes after the life ends. Against this backdrop, this timely and thought-provoking piece is carefully scripted by the writer to put into more perspective some of the rhetorics Nigerians attribute to […]