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July, 2020

  • 2 July

    COVID-19: Politicians Should Stop Subjecting Nigerians To Hardship Via Lockdown – Bello

    Yahaya Bello, Governor of Kogi State, has accused political leaders of using the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to subject Nigerians to hardship through the imposition of lockdown. Governor Bello made the claim when he received the Board of Trustees of Sir Ahmadu Bello Memorial Foundation at the Lugard Government House …

  • 2 July

    Kogi FMC Doctors Embark On Indefinite Strike

    FMC Lokoja

    Doctors at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Lokoja, Kogi State, on Wednesday, embarked on an indefinite strike. Read Also: You’re Not Main Minister, Yet Displaying Rascality, Ubah Slams Keyamo The doctors made the announcement after some unknown armed men stormed the hospital, vandalising properties and carting away valuables. In a communique …

  • 1 July

    Gunmen Storm Kogi Medical Centre, Interrupt COVID-19 Press Conference

    Unidentified gunmen on Wednesday stormed the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) in Lokoja, the Kogi State capital, and interrupted a press conference on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Read Also: Okowa, Wife Test Positive For COVID-19 The hospital was about to commence a press briefing to demand a COVID-19 screening centre in …

June, 2020

  • 30 June

    COVID-19 Promoted By Force For Nigerians To Accept – Bello


    Yahaya Bello, Governor of Kogi State, has alleged that the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is an artificial virus propagated by force for Nigerians to accept. Read Also: Interstate Travel: NURTW Hints At Increasing Fares Governor Bello made this claim while speaking at the third-day prayers for Justice Nasir Ajana, the late Chief …

  • 29 June

    Kogi Politicians Attempting To Bury Isanlu Bank Robbery Case – Group

    Kigi bank robbery

    The League of Concerned Professionals from Kogi West Senatorial District, has alerted the Inspector General of Police (IGP), over alleged attempt by politicians to bury the bank robbery case in Isanlu area of the state, which claimed about 10 lives. Read Also: Show Positive Comments Oshiomhole Made About You, PDP Tells …

  • 27 June

    There’s No Attraction To Join Crisis-ridden APC, PDP Govs Tell Bello


    The Peoples Democratic Party Governors’ Forum (PDP-GF) has debunked claims that some of its members are interested in defecting to the All Progressives Congress (APC). The governors’ position was made known in a statement issued by C.I.D. Maduabum, Director-General of the PDP Governors’ Forum, on Saturday in reaction to a …

  • 8 June

    ‘COVID-19 Index Patient’ Suffered From Bee Stings Not Virus – Kogi Govt


    The Kogi State Government has insisted its state is free from COVID-19, saying the chief imam named as the index case only suffered bee stings. Read Also: What Dad Told Us About June 12 Annulment – Babangida’s Son, Mohammed  The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control had announced two index cases for …

  • 5 June

    Go Back To Work, Kogi Is COVID-19-free, Bello Tells Residents

    Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has insisted that the state remained COVID-19 free, just as he announced the relaxing of the two-week lockdown imposed on Kabba-Bunu Local Government Area of the state. Read Also: Buhari Not In Charge Of Nigeria, Says Soyinka Bello, who made the disclosure while briefing newsmen …

  • 1 June

    COVID-19: Yahaya Bello Imposes Lockdown On Kabba-Bunu LGA

    Yahaya Bello, Governor of Kogi State, has imposed a two-week lockdown in Kabba-Bunu Local Government Area of the state due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Read Also: Ex-lover Of Customs CG’s New Wife Demands Refund Of N9m Lavished On Her Governor Bello declared the lockdown on the affected local council in …

May, 2020

  • 30 May

    I Personally Know One COVID-19 Patient In Kogi – Melaye

    Dino Melaye, a former federal lawmaker, has said the Kogi State government must “come down from her imaginary high” and accept the reality of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state. Read Also: Oshiomhole’s Adoption Of Direct Primary In Edo Will Destroy APC – Party Chieftain The Kogi State government has contested …

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