Posts Tagged ‘Kogi State Election’


Authentic change, based on the peoples’ collective aspirations is about to be actualized in Kogi State, the Director-General of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) Governorship campaign organization, Hon. Teejay Yusuf has said. Hon. Yusuf who also represents Kabba-Bunu/Ijumu Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, said a mix of committed youths with capacity, along with […]

Ahead of Kogi Elections Bello gets N30 Billion Bailout

Kogi State Government has received a bailout of N30.8 billion from the Nigerian Government to clear backlogs of unpaid salaries. The State Governor, Yahaya Bello confirmed this on Friday while addressing journalist after the meeting of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the APC. He said: “As regards the issue of news making the round […]

James Faleke Set To File Petition Before Kogi State Election Petition Tribunal

Hon. James Abiodun Faleke, is set to file his petition before the governorship election petition tribunal, today,  although the tribunal is yet to be constituted, but petitions are already streaming in through the tribunal’s secretariat located at the state high court headquarters. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) had declared the November 21 governorship election inconclusive […]

FLASH| Court Okays Kogi Supplementary Election, Dismisses Wada, Faleke’s Suit

Justice Gabriel Kolawole of The Federal High Court in Abuja has dismissed the suit filed before it by Governor Idris Wada of Kogi state and that of James Faleke. The court also ruled that supplementary elections slated for December 5 in 91 polling units will go ahead as planned. Justice Gabriel Kolawole urged the parties to take their […]

KOGI ELECTION| Wada Asks Court To Stop Substitution Of Candidate

Governor of Kogi State, Captain Idris Wada, has filed a suit at the Federal High Court in Abuja, seeking to stop the substitution of the late governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC). In a 15-page originating summon filed by Chris Uche, the Governor and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) want the court to […]