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Ex-Kogi Rep Dies After Eid Prayers In Abuja

Ex-Kogi Rep Dies After Eid Prayers In Abuja

Former House of Representatives member, Honourable Mohammed Ibrahim Idris, and the son of a former governor of Kogi State, Ibrahim Idris, died today, Wednesday, in Abuja. He represented Ankpa, Olamaboro and Omala federal constituencies at…

Ododo Visited APC Nat’l Chairman, Ganduje In Abuja

Ododo Visited APC Nat’l Chairman, Ganduje In Abuja

Usman Ododo, Governor of Kogi State, on Monday, visited the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, at his residence in Abuja. New Telegraph reports that Governor Ododo visited Ganduje alongside some…

Kogi Police Admits Killing Of Enugu Lawyer In Error

Kogi Police Admits Killing Of Enugu Lawyer In Error

Following the killing of Barrister Elias Ugwu, an Enugu State Lawyer on Friday; the Kogi State Police Command has admitted complacency, saying the Nsukka lawyer had been accidentally slain. New Telegraph recalls that the sudden…

Police Confirm Attack On Kogi Banks, Killing Of Police Officer

Police Confirm Attack On Kogi Banks, Killing Of Police Officer

The Kogi State Police Command has confirmed the heist at Anyigba Banks and the attack on the police station in the state. Saturday Telegraph recalls that gunmen stormed two commercial banks in Anyigba, Dekina Local…

Kogi Govt Close Down 17 Unlawful Institutions

Kogi Govt Close Down 17 Unlawful Institutions

Kogi State Government under the leadership of Governor Usman Ododo has announced the closure of not fewer than seventeen (17) tertiary institutions that are operating unlawfully in the state. Hon. Wemi Ojo Jones, Commissioner for Education,…

Tragedy As Two Kogi Poly Students Die Of Generator Fumes

Tragedy As Two Kogi Poly Students Die Of Generator Fumes

Tragedy struck in Lokoja on Thursday as two Kogi State Polytechnic students reportedly died after inhaling fumes from a generator. SP William Ovye Aya, the Kogi State Police Public Relations Officer, confirmed the development in…

Abducted Kogi Passengers Regain Freedom

Abducted Kogi Passengers Regain Freedom

The Kogi State Police Command has confirmed the release of the abducted passengers of the GIG and ABC transportation companies in Kogi State. New Telegraph had earlier reported that the passengers were abducted on Saturday…

Tragedy As Suspected Herders Kill, Burnt Farmer In Kogi

Tragedy As Suspected Herders Kill, Burnt Farmer In Kogi

The residents of Ogidi in Ijumu Local Government Area of Kogi State awoke to the tragic news of the death of Chief Ojo Olayinka, the Elepe of Ohi-Ogidi, who was suspected of being assassinated and…

Kogi Abducted Passengers: Driver Regains Freedom

Kogi Abducted Passengers: Driver Regains Freedom

The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) Tactical Team on Monday said it has rescued Godwin Oniovosa, the driver of one of the two buses who was kidnapped at Inele Eteke, Olamaboro Local Government Area of Kogi…

Kogi: Ododo Denies Creating Office For Ex-Gov, Yahaya Bello

Kogi: Ododo Denies Creating Office For Ex-Gov, Yahaya Bello

The newly-inaugurated Governor of Kogi State, Usman Ododo has debunked the news reports circulating on social media that he approved the establishment of an office for the immediate past governor of the State, Alhaji Yahaya…