2023: Senator Jibrin Echocho Endorses Yahaya Bello for President, Onoja for Governor

Senator representing Kogi East, Jibrin Isah Echocho, has endorsed the presidential apiration of Governor Yahaya Bello. Speaking at a stakeholders meeting of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi State Government House, Lokoja on Thursday, Echocho appealed to the party to support the current Deputy Governor, Chief Edward David Onoja, to succeed Bello as Governor […]

Court Sacks Kogi Lawmaker, Declares PDP Winner of Ibaji Bye-Election

The Federal High Court sitting in Abuja, on Friday, sacked the lawmaker representing Ibaji constituency in the Kogi State House of Assembly, Atule Egbunu. The court, in a judgment that was delivered by Justice Inyang Ekwo, held that Egbunu who won a bye-election that was conducted for the constituency on December 5, 2020, with a […]

Makama: Ex-Kogi Lawmaker’s Defection a Plus to PDP – Mohammed Kabir

The recent defection of a two-time member of Kogi State House of Assembly, Hon. Friday Sani Makama to All Progressives Congress (APC) has been described as a good omen for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Speaking with newsmen in Lokoja on Friday, the Deputy State Publicity Secretary of PDP, Hon. Mohammed Kabir said Makama’s defection […]

2023: Making A Case For Kogi East

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. Life‘s most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others? The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy– Martins […]

‘Gov Bello and I Are Now Brothers’, Ex-Kogi Lawmaker Makama Joins APC

A former two-time member of Kogi State House Assembly representing Igalamela Odolu, Elder Friday Sani Makama has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). Announcing his defection at the APC national secretariat in Abuja on Thursday, Makama said the chairman, national caretaker committee of the party, Governor Mai Buni, […]

5 Years in Office: How Yahaya Bello Ended Insecurity in Kogi State

As the clock of Governor Yahaya Bello’s time in office ticks to 5 years today, it is pertinent we have a terse retrospect of the condition of Kogi State prior the coming of governor Bello and the pool of peace currently enjoyed in the state. This could, perhaps, enable us to clearly see and appreciate […]

2023: Women Hits Lokoja Streets, Calls on Kogi Gov to Join Presidential Race

Female political office holders and members of different women groups in Kogi state took to the streets of Lokoja on Wednesday calling on Governor Yahaya Bello to throw his hat into the ring and contest the 2023 presidential election. Led by the Secretary to the State Government, Dr Folashade Ayoade, the women said Governor Bello […]

Membership Registration: Group Urges Kogi Youths to Join APC

A political group rooting for the emergency of Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state as the next Nigerian President, the ‘Chief Edward David Onoja  For GYB2PYB 2023’, Kogi Central chapter, has called on youths in the state to join and become registered members of the All Progressives Congress (APC). In a statement issued in Lokoja […]

2023: North Central Should be Supported to Produce Nigeria’s Next President – Ejeh Olamaboro

…North Central is truly the headquarters of poverty in this country. The Ejeh of Olamaboro, Ujah Sani Simeon, has described the North Central geo-political zone as the “belt that held Nigeria’s peace and unity since independence”. The monarch made this known during a courtesy visit to Gbong Gwon Jos, Plateau State on Monday. He said […]