Posts Tagged ‘Alhaji Yahaya Bello’

Kogi Polls: Gov. Yahaya Bello appoints 128 traditional rulers [PHOTOS]

The Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello, on Tuesday conferred staffs of offices on 128 traditional rulers in the state. The development came a few weeks to his bid to get re-elected for a second term. The event occurred at the Glass House, Lokoja. About 314 traditional rulers have had their seats upgraded with 128 of […]

Kogi deputy governor to sue Bello for withholding salaries

Kogi State deputy governor, Simon Achuba, has threatened to sue the governor Yahaya Bello for withholding all financial benefits due to his office from 2017 till 2019 if the allowances are not paid within seven days. “In particular, the statutory allocations approved for the office of the Deputy Governor have been withheld by the state […]

APC stakeholders raises fear over Gov Bello declining popularity among Kogi electorates

A civil society and good governance advocacy group sympathetic to the All Progressives Congress (APC), Confluence Rescue Mission (COREM), has stated that Governor Yahaya Bello is not popular among the electorates in Kogi state. The group also appealed to the national leadership of the APC to take a critical look at the outcome of the […]

Kogi APC group pass vote of confidence on embattled Oshiomhole

Embattled National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Adams Oshiomhole has been endorsed to continue as a chieftain of the party despite growing calls for his resignation. The vote of confidence on Oshiomhole was passed by the Kogi Rainbow Democrats, a pressure group within the APC in Kogi State which also chided the Deputy […]

Don’t release N30bn bailout to Gov Bello, @officialPDPNig warns

The Kogi State chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has implored the Federal Government not to release N30billion bailout fund by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to the state governor, Yahaya Bello. The party in a statement issued on Sunday in Lokoja by the state’s Publicity Secretary, Bode Ogunmola said the governor should account […]
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Yahaya Bello Breaks Leg While Spraying Money At Popular Market

The Kogi governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, fell and injured his leg while attempting to alight from his car at the popular old market area of Lokoja, the state capital. Confirming the incident, the state government, however, denied that Bello was incapacitated, saying he only had a bandage on the injured leg. The state and social media […]