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BREAKING: Usman Ododo Sworn In As Kogi Governor

BREAKING: Usman Ododo Sworn In As Kogi Governor

The Governor-elect and winner of the Kogi State’s November 11 governorship election, Alhaji Usman Ododo has been sworn in as the governor of the state. Saturday Telegraph reported that Ododo took the oath of office at…

Two Dies In Kogi Auto Crash

Two Dies In Kogi Auto Crash

The  Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Kogi State Sector Command, has confirmed two persons died in an auto crash that occurred along the Ogori –Magongo road in Kogi State, on Thursday. The State Sector Commander,…

Two Killed, Houses Destroyed In Kogi Communal Clash

Two Killed, Houses Destroyed In Kogi Communal Clash

The violent communal clash between the Oturpo-Ojile and Ochi-Ibadan communities in Ankpa Local Government Area of Kogi State resulted in the deaths of two people and the destruction of over 70 houses. SP William Ovye…

Six Arrested As Thugs Attack Senator In Kogi Govt House

Six Arrested As Thugs Attack Senator In Kogi Govt House

The Kogi State Government has said no fewer than six persons have been arrested in connection to the harassment of a member of the National Assembly who came on a courtesy visit to the governor’s…

Kogi Govt Appoints New Ohinoyi, Replaces Three Monarches

Kogi Govt Appoints New Ohinoyi, Replaces Three Monarches

The Kogi State Government has announced the replacement of a first-class traditional ruler, the Ohimege Igu, Konto-Nkarfe, Alhaji Abdulrazaq Isa Koto. This is as Governor Yahaya Bello appointed Alhaji Salihu Akawu Seidu, popularly known as SAS,…

Kogi: Three Killed While Attempting To Escape Kidnappers’ Den

Kogi: Three Killed While Attempting To Escape Kidnappers’ Den

Senator Sunday Karimi representing the Kogi West Senatorial District has disclosed that three individuals have been killed while attempting to escape from a kidnappers’ den in Kogi State. He, however, called on the Kogi State…

Kogi Guber: Why I Won’t Challenge My Loss In Court – Dino Melaye

Kogi Guber: Why I Won’t Challenge My Loss In Court – Dino Melaye

Dino Melaye, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in the just concluded Kogi State Governorship election, has said he will not seek legal redress following his electoral loss at the November 11 poll. Melaye who…

JUST-IN: Senate Swears In Natasha As Kogi Central Senator

JUST-IN: Senate Swears In Natasha As Kogi Central Senator

Natasha Akpoti-Uduaghan, the senator-elect for the Kogi Central Senatorial District has been sworn in by the Upper Chamber of the National Assembly on Thursday. This is coming barely 24 hours after the Independent National Electoral…

Man Caught Burying Younger Brother Alive In Kogi

Man Caught Burying Younger Brother Alive In Kogi

A 17-year-old boy identified as Goodness Oshodi has been caught burying his younger brother, Friday Oshodi, alive in Kogi State. New Telegraph gathered that Oshodi accused his younger brother, Friday Oshodi of stealing N1,000 prior to…

JUST-IN: Yahaya Bello Sacks Aide, Ogah

JUST-IN: Yahaya Bello Sacks Aide, Ogah

The Governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has sacked the Special Adviser on Stakeholders Relations, Anthony Ogah. Ogah Termination of appointment was contained in a press statement issued by the Secretary to the State…