Category Archives: Kogi state

We have no issues with NLC – Kogi Govt

The Kogi State Government has said it had no disagreement with the Nigerian Labour Congress, saying any attempt to drag the name of the state in the mud will fail. Kingsley Fanwo, Director General on Media and Publicity to the Governor of Kogi State Addressing newsmen in Lokoja at the end of the State Executive […]

Bello vows to recover Kogi looted resources

*inaugurates committee for the implementation of Judicial Commission of Inquiry’s report BY BOLUWAJI OBAHOPO LOKOJA – Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State yesterday inaugurated committee to commence the implementation of recovering resources of the state looted by previous government. Gov Yahaya Bello Governor Bello while inaugurating the Seven member committee for the implementation of the […]

Labour gives Kogi govt 7 days ultimatum

By Boluwaji Obahopo Organised labour in Kogi State, yesterday, threatened to resume their suspended strike over failure of government to honour the agreement reached with them. Gov Yahaya Bello The workers have been directed to embark on the strike from Friday, September 22, when a seven-day strike notice to government would lapse. A statement by […]

New Direction Agenda is for Kogi development- Bello

Kogi State Governor, Alh. Yahaya Bello has urged the people of the state to continue to support his New Direction Agenda for the development of the state. Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State The Governor who stated this through his Director General on Media and Publicity at a Media Roubdtable in London said the Thematic […]

New Kogi Head of Service retired

The newly appointed Head of Service in Kogi, Mrs Hasana Lawal, has been retired. A statement issued on Friday in Lokoja by the Secretary to the State Government, Mrs Folashade Ayoade, confirmed the retirement of Lawal. She was retired barely 72-hours after being appointed as the substantive Head of Service on Aug. 23 Lawal had […]

Lawal appointed Kogi State Head of Service

Mrs H.O.K. Lawal has been appointed as the substantive Head of Service of Kogi State. The Director General on Media and Publicity to the Governor, Kingsley Fanwo announced this while briefing newsmen at the end of the weekly State Executive Council in Lokoja. He said the Governor approved the appointment to replace the retired former […]

Kabba-Ilorin Road Project: Kogi governor commends FG

Kogi State Governor, Alh. Yahaya Bello has commended the Federal Government for approving the rehabilitation of the long abandoned Kabba-Ilorin road. Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola and Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello The Governor who spoke through his Director General on Media and Publicity, Kingsley Fanwo said the rehabilitation will compliment the […]