Kogi targets 10,000 beneficiaries with N385m MarketMoni

By Boluwaji Obahopo LOKOJA—Kogi State government has said it is targeting 10,000 beneficiaries with loan facilities from the Federal Government Entrepreneur Empowerment Programmme, GEEP, popularly referred as MarketMoni, before the end of the year. The state focal person for the social investment programmes, Mr. Adoga Ibrahim, stated this yesterday in Lokoja during an appraisal forum […]

Kogi govt/labour face-off: Join strike, lose your job, govt tells workers

By Boluwaji Obahopo LOKOJA—The face-off between Kogi State government and labour union heightened yesterday, as the Secretary to the State Government, SSG, warned workers not to embark on strike or they would lose their jobs. Labour, however, vowed to continue with the proposed industrial action on Friday, saying there was no going back. The SSG, […]

Breaking: INEC releases amended timetable for Dino’s recall

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will conduct verification for the recall of Sen. Dino Melaye, on Oct. 14. Melaye is representing Kogi West Senatorial District in the National Assembly. The commission disclosed this in its amended timetable and schedule of activities issued by its Secretary, Mrs. Augusta Ogakwu, in Abuja on Monday. […]