2023 Presidency: Niger State Lawmakers Endorse Yahaya Bello

The Niger State House of Assembly, on Thursday in Minna, the state capital, endorsed Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023. The Niger state lawmakers said it is the turn of the North Central to produce the next president. They made this known when the 25 members of the […]

2023 Presidency: Imo Speaker Makes Case for North Central, South East

Speaker of the Imo State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Paul Emeziem has admonished the leadership of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC) to consider zoning the party’s 2023 presidential ticket to North Central and South East geopolitical zones. Emeziem disclosed this in Owerri, Imo State, when the Kogi State House of Assembly delegation led […]

2023 Presidential Race: Join Me in the Struggle to Liberate Nigeria – Kogi Gov

Governor of Kogi state, Yahaya Bello has called on Nigerians to join hands with him liberate the country from the challenges confronting the nation. Bello made the call while speaking with a national newspaper, Daily Independent, at the weekend. The second term governor said he has what it takes to provide purposeful leadership and good governance […]

2023: Olaiya Olobatoke Eyes Kabba-Bunu/Ijumu House of Reps Seat

An estate developer, Hon Olaiya Olobatoke has disclosed that his ambition to represent the people of Kabba-Bunu/Ijumu federal constituency come 2023 is borne out of the fact to bring development to his constituency. Olaiya, a graduate of University of Ilorin and an indegene of Kabba, made this known during a chat with newsmen in Kabba. […]

I Won My 2019 Re-election Without Thugs – Kogi Governor

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has explained that, contrary to what is in the public space, he won the November 16, 2019 governorship poll without the use of ‘boys’ or thugs. Bello made this known on Wednesday during an interview on Channels Television breakfast programme, Sunrise Daily. The governor, who was re-elected last year on […]

LG Polls: Kogi Constitutes Election Petitions Tribunal

In anticipation of complaints and dissatisfaction with the electoral process, the acting Chief Judge of Kogi State, Justice Henry Olusiyi, on Friday, constituted election petitions tribunal for the local government polls in the state. The 9-member panel is divided into three. The Kogi State Independent Electoral Commission conducted elections into the 21 LGAs of the […]

Ajagun Calls for Cancellation of Kogi SIEC’s ‘Kangaroo LG Election’

By Samuel OJ Temibi. Chairmanship candidate of Social Democratic Party (SDP) for Yagba West local government council in Saturday election, Comrade Ajagun Opeyemi Samuel has called for the cancellation of the polls. Speaking with newsmen in Ejiba on Saturday, Ajagun expressed worries over the manipulation of the council elections, stating that there was no election […]

LG Polls: Kogi SIEC Expresses Satisfaction With Conduct

The Chairman of the Kogi State Independent National Electoral Commission (KOSIEC), Mr Mamman Nda Eri, has expressed satisfaction with the conduct of the local government elections, held on Saturday. Eri, who spoke with reporters in Lokoja at the end of the election, described the exercise as peaceful and successful. He lauded voters for their peaceful […]

LG Polls: No Elections Held, Bello Merely Announced Names – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has alerted that no local government elections held in Kogi state on Saturday, describing the declaration of purported winners by the Governor Yahaya Bello-led administration as a sham orchestrated to subvert the will of the people and steal their electoral mandate. In a statement issued on Saturday by the national […]