Supreme Court Affirms Bello’s Election as Kogi Governor

The Supreme Court, on Monday, in Abuja upheld the election of Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State putting an end to all the litigation against his election on November 16, 2019. The seven man panel of the Supreme Court Justices, in a unanimous judgement, said the November governorship election that took place in the State […]

Supreme Court on Kogi Election: Group Calls For Peace

Ahead of Supreme Court ruling concerning the November 2019 gubernatorial election, Kogi Youths Roundtable (KYRT) has called for peaceful conduct. Speaking at a media briefing in Abuja on Sunday, the National Coordinator of the forum, Comrade Alex Idoko advised all parties involved to embrace peace in the aftermath of court ruling. He tasked Kogites not […]

Kogi West Senate: Smart Adeyemi Wins as Dino Melaye Loses in Appeal Court

The Court of Appeal in Abuja on Tuesday dismissed the appeal filed a former Kogi West senator, Dino Melaye against the All Progressive Congress (APC) candidate, Smart Adeyemi, at the November 2019 by-election. Delivering the judgement on Tuesday, Ibrahim Saulawa, the presiding judge, validated the ruling of the state national assembly election petitions tribunal which […]

Kogi Gov’ship: Appeal Court Reserves Judgment

Any moment from now, legal contenders to the seat of power in Kogi State — Governor Yahaya Bello of the All Progressives Congress (APC) alongside Mrs Natasha Akpoti of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) and Musa Wada of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) — would know their fate following the reservation of a date for […]

Kogi West: Tribunal Upholds Adeyemi’s Election, Dismiss Melaye’s Petition

The Kogi State National Assembly Election Petition Tribunal on Wednesday upheld the election of Senator Smart Adeyemi as the senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District. A three-man panel led by Justice Kashim Kaigama, in a unanimous judgment, dismissed the petition of former Senator Dino Melaye for lacking in merit. The tribunal said all the 71 […]

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