IFAD-VCDP trains financial institutions to enhance rural farmers’ access to credit facility in Kogi

IFAD-VCDP trains financial institutions to enhance rural farmers’ access to credit facility in Kogi

The Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) in collaboration with International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) has trained financial institutions having Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Value Chain Development Programme (VCDP) in Kogi State. Speaking at the training centre on Friday in Lokoja, the State Programme Coordinator of IFAD-VCDP, Dr Stella Adejoh, said the training […]

Kogi PDCRC submits ENDSARS report to Gov. Bello, makes recommendations

Kogi PDCRC submits ENDSARS report to Gov. Bello, makes recommendations

The Kogi State Office of the Public Defender and Citizens’ Rights Commission (PDCRC), on Friday submitted its report of enquiry on the ENDSARS protests in the state triggered across the country in 2020, to the State Governor, Alh. Yahaya Bello. Speaking at the event at Government House Lokoja, the Director General of PDCRC, Barr. Abdullahi […]

Iyale groups commend Gov. Bello for appointing Dr. Zakari as commissioner

Iyale groups commend Gov. Bello for appointing Dr. Zakari as commissioner

By Stephen Adeleye The Iyale Progressive Forum (IPF) and Iyale Area Development Association (IADA), have extolled His Excellency, Governor Yahaya Bello, over the appointment of their son, Dr. Zakari Usman as the new Kogi State Commissioner for Health. The IPF and IADA made the commendations in a separate statement made available to journalists in Lokoja […]

Yahaya Seriki collapses political structure for Saliu Mustapha, Gov. Abdulrazaq

Yahaya Seriki collapses political structure for Saliu Mustapha, Gov. Abdulrazaq

… Formally Congratulates APC Senatorial Candidate A stalwart of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara State, Amb Yahaya Seriki has pledged support for Senatorial ambition of Mallam Saliu Mustapha.Yahaya Seriki disclosed this on Thursday when Saliu Mustapha visited his office in Ilorin GRA to solicit support.He formally congratulated Saliu Mustapha on his victory at […]

Kogi youngest ever Permanent Board Member, Abraham Jacob receives Commendation Letter from Gov Yahaya Bello, charged to keep doing more

Kogi youngest ever Permanent Board Member, Abraham Jacob receives Commendation Letter from Gov Yahaya Bello, charged to keep doing more

Hon. Jacob Abraham Damilare, who Governor Yahaya made history by appointing as the ever youngest Permanent Member of a Board in the State, has earned a commendation letter from His Excellency Alhaji Yahaya Bello, the executive governor of Kogi State, for his passion, commitment, diligence to service and ability to bring to bear the activities […]

Ajaokuta unrest: Gov. Bello suspends traditional ruler

Ajaokuta unrest: Gov. Bello suspends traditional ruler

… QUERIES COUNCIL CHAIRMAN Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has directed the suspension of the Ohi of Eganyi and Chairman, Ajaokuta Traditional Area Council, HRH Alhaji Musa Isah Achuja with immediate effect after investigation that led to his arrest and detention by the security agency. In a letter to the Commissioner for Local Government and […]

Kogi PDCRC trains stakeholders on capacity building, develops 4 years strategic plan

Kogi PDCRC trains stakeholders on capacity building, develops 4 years strategic plan

By Stephen Adeleye The Kogi State Government Office of the Public Defender and Citizen’s Right Commission (PDCRC), has organised a two-day training workshop on capacity building for stakeholders in the area of access to justice and human rights and Strategic Plan for 2022 to 2026. In his opening remarks on Friday in Lokoja, the Director […]

Kogi Government approves, unveils five year plans of Reviewed Textbooks for Schools

Kogi Government approves, unveils five year plans of Reviewed Textbooks for Schools

The Kogi State Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, has approved and unveiled reviewed textbooks for nursery, primary and secondary schools to be used in the next five years in the state. Speaking at the signing and unveiling ceremony in Lokoja, the state’s Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Hon. Wemi Jones, FCIB, said the […]

Gov. Bello flags off North Central ACJA Workshop

Gov. Bello flags off North Central ACJA Workshop

..• Says Implementation will enhance Cross-Sector Collaboration, Improve Security Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has said the domestication of the Administration of Criminal Justice Act (ACJA 2015) will enhance cross-border collaboration, promote access to Justice, and curtail crime. He spoke through his Deputy, Chief (Dr) Edward Onoja during the North Central Zonal Workshop on […]