Tag archive for ‘KOGI’
By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, January 20th, 2020
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DPR Seals Five Petrol, Gas Stations In Kogi For Cheating

(News Investigators) The Department of petroleum Resources (DPR), Kogi office, has sealed three petrol filling stations for adjusting their pumps to dispense fuel below approved quantity. Mr Idris Mohammad, More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Thursday, November 28th, 2019
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Appeal Court Constitutes Election Petitions Tribunal For Kogi Governorship Election

Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa (News Investigators) President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Zainab Bulkachuwa has constituted Governorship and House of Assembly Election Petition Tribunal to handle petitions from More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 18th, 2019
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Yahaya Bello Emerges Winner Of Kogi Governorship Election

(NEWS INVESTIGATED) Gov. Yahaya Bello of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been declared winner of the governorship election held in Kogi State on Nov. 16. The Returning Officer of the election, Prof. More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 18th, 2019
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NBA Condems Kogi Election, Calls It A Dent To Nigeria’s Democratic Process

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Nigerian Bar Association on Sunday condemned the Saturday governorship elections in Kogi State as falling below the minimum standard of a credible election. This was contained in the More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 18th, 2019
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Kogi Election: Fabulous KSP Shot Dead (Photos)

(NEWS INVESTIGSTORS) An INEC trained staff and a graduate of Kogi Polytechnic identified as Cooper Fabulous KSP was shot dead yesterday in Kogi State gubernatorial election. His friend took to social media to More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 18th, 2019
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Kogi: Dino Melaye, Wada, Akpoti React To Governorship, Senatorial Elections

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The candidate of the Peoples Democratic party (PDP) in Saturday’s Kogi governorship election, Musa Wada, has described the results so far released by Independent National Electoral Commission More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 18th, 2019
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Kogi, Bayelsa: We Remain Strong, United – PDP

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that it remained strong and united in the face of all its experience in the Bayelsa and Kogi governorship elections conducted on Saturday. The More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, November 18th, 2019
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Kogi Poll: Wada, PDP Candidate Rejects Results

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate in Kogi governorship election, Mr Musa Wada has rejected results so far released by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on the election. Addressing More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Sunday, November 17th, 2019
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Kogi Governorship Election Official Results From LGAs

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Official results from local government areas in Kogi State have started trickling in. After the announcement of the governorship election results at polling units, collations were done in More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Sunday, November 17th, 2019
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Kogi Election:Politicians Engage In Fake News To Delegitimise INEC -CDD

Abuja ,Nov.16,2019 (NEWS INVESTIGATORS)The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD)said political parties used fake news to delegitimise Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)and the electoral process More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Sunday, November 17th, 2019
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CDD Claims Politicians Use Fake News To Discredit INEC

The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD)said political parties used fake news to delegitimise Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)and the electoral process during Kogi governorship election.Ms More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Saturday, November 16th, 2019
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Kogi Polls: Large Turnout Of voters Witnessed At Ward 01, Yagba West

Yagba (Kogi), Nov.16, 2019 (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) A large turnout of voters is being witnessed at Ward 01, Polling Unit 003, Rest House One, Agbada, Yagba West, as the citizens trooped out to exercise their franchise More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Saturday, November 16th, 2019
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Kogi Polls: Thugs Attack Journalists At Ayaingba

Ayaingba (Kogi), Nov. 16, 2019 (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Thugs suspected to belong one of the political parties contesting in the Governorship and National Assembly elections in Kogi, have allegedly attacked Mr Sam More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Saturday, November 16th, 2019
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Kogi Polls: Wada Votes, Urges Electorate To Defend Votes

Odu-Ogboyaga (Kogi), Nov. 16, 2019 (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Mr Musa Wada, the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship candidate in the Kogi Governorship Election, has cast his vote with a call to the electorate More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Saturday, November 16th, 2019
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Kogi 2019 Poll: Accreditation Commences At Ward A Lokoja Peacefully

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Accreditation at Ward A Polling Station, Growther/ Sabongari, Lokoja, was on at 8.35 a.m. when a correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) visited the polling station. Voters were More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Saturday, November 16th, 2019
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Bayelsa, Kogi Governorship Elections: Situation Reports Impressive

Abuja, Nov. 16, 2019 (NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Situation reports of the conduct of the Bayelsa and Kogi governorship elections on the response of security agents and electorate are impressive, News Agency of Nigeria More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 15th, 2019
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Kogi Poll: Court Adjourns Suit Challenging Gov. Yahaya Bello’s Eligibility Till Nov. 21

(NEWS INVESTIGATOR) Abuja, Nov. 15, 2019 ( NEWS INVESTIGATOR ) The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Friday, adjourned continuation of hearing on the suit challenging whether Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi, is fit to contest More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 15th, 2019
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Kogi Elections: Group Urges Politicians To Eschew Violence, Hate Speech

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) A charity organisation, the National Association of Seadogs (NAS), also known as Pyrates’ Confraternity, Abuja City Centre, has appealed to politicians and other stakeholders to avoid acts More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Friday, November 15th, 2019
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Bayelsa/Kogi: Buhari Tasks INEC, Security Officials On Good Conduct

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) President Muhammadu Buhari has made a strong demand for exemplary conduct of non-partisanship on the part of election and law enforcement officials in Saturday’s governorship elections in More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Thursday, November 14th, 2019
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Kogi Election: Foundation Cautions Politicians Against Violence, Malpractices

An NGO, Igala Heritage Foundation (IHF), has warned political parties and their candidates against violence and malpractices during Saturday governorship election in Kogi. The foundation gave the warning in More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
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INEC Ready For Kogi,Bayelsa Poll Says Chairman

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday said it was ready for the smooth conduct of Saturday’s governorship election in Kogi and Bayelsa. INEC Chairman, Prof. Mahmood More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, November 5th, 2019
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Wada: I Will Probe Bello If Elected Kogi Gov.

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Ahead of the  governorship election in Kogi state, the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi State, Musa Wada, has said he will probe the administration of Governor More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, October 21st, 2019
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Onoja Sworn In As Kogi Deputy Governor

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) Edward Onoja, running mate of Yahaya Bello, governor of Kogi, in the November 16 gubernatorial election, has been sworn in as the deputy governor of the state. Edward Onoja being swaorn More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
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Kogi Poll: SDP Protests Alleged INEC’s Move To Disqualify Candidate Protest

(NEWS 8INVESTIGATORS)  The Social Democratic Party (SDP) supporters have protested alleged move by the Independent National Electoral Commission  (INEC) to disqualify Mrs Natasha Akpoti, the party’s candidate More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Tuesday, September 24th, 2019
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Kogi NPC Chairman Resigns

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Kogi Chairman of the Nigeria Peoples Congress (NPC) Muhammed Aliyu, has resigned from the party and withdraws from the Nov. 16 governorship election in the state. Aliyu announced More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Wednesday, September 18th, 2019
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Kogi Govt. Set To Inaugurate N4 Billion Rice Mill

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Kogi Government is set to inaugurate a newly-constructed rice mill worth over N4 billion and with the capacity to produce 50 tonnes of rice per day. Gov. Yahaya Bello disclosed this More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Wednesday, September 4th, 2019
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Nov. Elections: Bayelsa PDP Candidate emerges, Gunmen Disrupt Kogi Primary

Sen. Douye Diri has emerged the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the Bayelsa governorship election fixed for Nov. 16. Diri pulled 561 votes to beat his rival Mr. Timi Alaibe who got 365 votes More...

By Alamin Khaliel On Monday, September 2nd, 2019
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Kogi Governorship: Bello Emergence A Walk Over Victory For Us – PDP

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said on Monday that with Gov. Yahaya Bello as the APC flag bearer it would easily win the Nov. 16 governorship election in Kogi. Mr Bode Ogunmola, the More...

By Shaban Akanbi On Friday, August 30th, 2019
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Bello Emerges APC Kogi Governorship Candidates

Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi on Thursday emerged as the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Nov. 16 Governorship election. Bello emerged winner of the governorship ticket by polling 3,369 votes More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, August 20th, 2019
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Impeachment: Kogi Deputy Gov. Drags State Assembly To Court

(NEWS INVESTIGATORS) The Deputy Governor of Kogi, Simon Achuba has dragged the State House of Assembly to court following impeachment noticed recently served on him. Achuba approached the State High Court, Lokoja More...