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Kogi State government repatriates 78 beggars to 5 Northern states
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Kogi State government repatriates 78 beggars to 5 Northern states

Super Wotzup- August 19, 2020

The Kogi state government has repatriated 78 beggars to five northern states in the country. Speaking to newsmen, Kogi State Commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development, ... Read More

65-year-old man rapes teenager in Kogi, says ‘I want to marry her’
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65-year-old man rapes teenager in Kogi, says ‘I want to marry her’

Super Wotzup- August 4, 2020

A 65-year-old man identified as Yusuf Aminu Onuka has been handed over to the Nigeria Police Force in Ogaminana, Adavi Local Government Area of Kogi ... Read More

Gunmen strike in Kogi community, kill 13 family members
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Gunmen strike in Kogi community, kill 13 family members

Super Wotzup- July 29, 2020

Tragedy struck again in Kogi State following the killing of 14 persons in Agudu, Bassa community in Kogi Local Government Area by unknown gunmen. It ... Read More

IGP Orders Manhunt For Robbers Who Killed 8 Police Officers In Kogi State
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IGP Orders Manhunt For Robbers Who Killed 8 Police Officers In Kogi State

Super Wotzup- June 5, 2020

Mohammed Adamu, inspector-general of police (IGP), has given an order that the robbers who attacked Isanlu police station in Kogi state, killing eight policemen be fished out. ... Read More

“We Cannot Survive 2 Weeks Lockdown” – Kogi Monarch Begs Governor Bello
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“We Cannot Survive 2 Weeks Lockdown” – Kogi Monarch Begs Governor Bello

Super Wotzup- June 4, 2020

The Obaro of Kabba, HRM Dele Owoniyi has cried out that the community can not survive the two weeks imposed on it by the state ... Read More

Kogi Rejects NCDC’s Report Of Recording Two Coronavirus Cases In The State
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Kogi Rejects NCDC’s Report Of Recording Two Coronavirus Cases In The State

Johnny Nigeria- May 28, 2020

Kogi state government has rejected NCDC’s new report about recording two new cases of Coronavirus in the state. Read Also: NDDC Executive Director of Finance ... Read More

COVID-19: Federal Government To Probe Kogi & Cross River Zero Case Claims
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COVID-19: Federal Government To Probe Kogi & Cross River Zero Case Claims

Johnny Nigeria- May 9, 2020

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, said on Friday at the daily briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 in Abuja that the ... Read More

#COVID-19: Kogi doctors reject salary cut by the State government
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#COVID-19: Kogi doctors reject salary cut by the State government

Super Wotzup- May 3, 2020

Members of the Kogi State Chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) have vowed not to accept the proposed cutting of salaries of its members ... Read More

Coronavirus: Rain Destroys Kogi State Isolation Centre
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Coronavirus: Rain Destroys Kogi State Isolation Centre

Johnny Nigeria- April 30, 2020

The isolation built by the Kogi stage government in preparation for the COVID 19 testing to be carried out in the state got destroyed by ... Read More

#Coronavirus: Kogi Government close all entry points to State, suspends motorcycle operations
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#Coronavirus: Kogi Government close all entry points to State, suspends motorcycle operations

Super Wotzup- March 25, 2020

In an attempt to prevent the outbreak of Coronavirus, Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has ordered the closure of all entry points into the ... Read More

Court cancels impeachment of ex-Kogi deputy governor, Simon Achuba
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Court cancels impeachment of ex-Kogi deputy governor, Simon Achuba

Super Wotzup- February 27, 2020

A Kogi State High Court sitting in Lokoja has declared the purported removal of Simon Achuba as the deputy governor by the state House of ... Read More

“Bill to eliminate all forms of violence in public” – Kogi Assembly
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“Bill to eliminate all forms of violence in public” – Kogi Assembly

Super Wotzup- February 21, 2020

A Bill for a law to provide for the elimination of violence in private and public life, prohibition of all forms of violence against persons, ... Read More

CAN protests in Kogi State, tells Buhari to take decisive action or resign
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CAN protests in Kogi State, tells Buhari to take decisive action or resign

Super Wotzup- February 2, 2020

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Kogi State, has admonished President Muhammadu Buhari to take decisive actions to save lives and stop the killing ... Read More

Congratulating Smart Adeyemi is like congratulating an armed robber’ – Dino Melaye
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Congratulating Smart Adeyemi is like congratulating an armed robber’ – Dino Melaye

Johnny Nigeria- December 2, 2019

Dino Melaye has refused to congratulate Senator Smart Adeyemi, the APC candidate who was declared winner of the Kogi West senatorial election. Dino Melaye took ... Read More

Pockets of violence is not enough to discredit Kogi election – Yahaya Bello
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Pockets of violence is not enough to discredit Kogi election – Yahaya Bello

Johnny Nigeria- November 19, 2019

Governor Yahaya Bello, who emerged winner of Saturday's gubernatorial election in Kogi State, has stated that the election should not be cancelled because of pockets ... Read More

What Buhari said as Yahaya Bello gets re-elected as Kogi state governor
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What Buhari said as Yahaya Bello gets re-elected as Kogi state governor

Johnny Nigeria- November 18, 2019

President Buhari has reacted to the victory of Governor Yahaya Bello at the Kogi Gubernatorial polls after the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, declared him ... Read More

Governor Yahaya Bello wins Kogi gubernatorial polls
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Governor Yahaya Bello wins Kogi gubernatorial polls

Johnny Nigeria- November 18, 2019

Report reaching us seems to show that Governor Yahaya Bello of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has won the November 16 gubernatorial election in Kogi ... Read More

INEC declares Kogi West senatorial election inconclusive
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INEC declares Kogi West senatorial election inconclusive

Johnny Nigeria- November 18, 2019

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has declared the Kogi West Senatorial District election which took place on November 16 inconclusive. The election was contested ... Read More

PDP is not ready for election in Kogi – Smart Adeyemi
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PDP is not ready for election in Kogi – Smart Adeyemi

Johnny Nigeria- October 23, 2019

Smart Adeyemi of the APC has stated that the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is not ready for the coming senatorial election in Kogi West. Smart ... Read More

Smart Adeyemi is my political wife, I’ll defeat him again – Dino Melaye
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Smart Adeyemi is my political wife, I’ll defeat him again – Dino Melaye

Johnny Nigeria- October 12, 2019

Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West has stated that his rival Smart Adeyemi is his politician wife. Recall that the election which saw the emergence ... Read More