Tags : Kogi State

“Ex-MILAD Usman Left Indelible Marks In Oyo” -Makinde

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde has paid tribute to former Military Administrator of the State, Colonel Ahmed Usman who died at the age of 70 in Jos, the Plateau State Capital. Governor Makinde described the death of the retired Colonel Usman as painful, and prayed for the repose of his Soul. In a statement […]

Kogi Inaugurates Henry Olusuyi As New Chief Judge

The Kogi State Government has inaugurated Justice Henry Olusuyi as the new Chief Judge of the state. The swearing-in ceremony was held on Wednesday, July 8, 2020, in Lokoja, the state capital. Justice Oluseyi was sworn in at 10:35 am after taking his Oath of Office. The state Governor Yahaya Bello, the Deputy Governor, Edward […]

‘‘Kabba Chief Imam Positive For COVID-19’’- Family Confirms

The family of the Chief Imam of Kabba, Sheikh Ahmad Abubakar Ejibunu, who tested positive for COVID-19, has come out to confirm his result in a bid to end the existing loggerheads over COVID-19 cases in Kogi. Chief Tai Ejibunu, Obatebise of Oweland, in a statement by the family titled, “The COVID-19 Case Infection: Matters […]

Coronavirus: Kogi Govt Lifts Ban On Religious Gatherings

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has lifted ban on all religious gatherings across the state. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Governor Bello, in a statement issued in Lokoja on Thursday, said religious congregations in mosques and churches can hold across the state provided there is provision of hand sanitisers for worshippers at […]

Buhari Condemns Killing Of 19 People By Gunmen In Kogi

The President Muhammadu Buhari  has condemned the murder of 19 people by unknown gunmen in Tawari community of Kogi Local Government Area, Kogi State. This was contained  in a statement issued  by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja on Friday. The statement read in part:  “There is no […]