Posts Tagged ‘Kogi State Government’

Breaking: Tribunal Strikes out Wada’s Bid to Unseat Bello as Governor

by Breaking Timeson June 7, 2016
The immediate past Governor of Kogi state, Idris Wada on Tuesday failed in his bid to remove his successor, Governor Yahaya Bello, from office. Wada, who was the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, candidate in the November 21 governorship election in the state, had filed a petition before the Kogi State Governorship Election Petitions Tribunal, demanding […]

Kogi State Signs 2016 Appropriation Bill to Law

by Breaking Timeson May 10, 2016
The Governor of Kogi State, Mr Yahaya Bello, has signed the 2016 appropriation bill of 99.9 billion Naira into law, tagging it a ‘budget of change’. The Governor, who signed the bill on Monday, in the Government House in Lokoja, the state’s capital, said he would be guided by the law. At the Governor’s office to […]

CBN Approves N20bn for Kogi State As Bailout Fund

by Breaking Timeson May 1, 2016
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has approved N20 billion as bailout for the Kogi Government.The state gov., Alhaji Yahaya Bello, announced this on Sunday in Lokoja while addressing a rally held by Organised Labour to mark this year’s May Day celebration.Bello explained that the N20 billion was the first tranche of the N50 billion […]

Cultism: Cult Clash Kills 13 People In Kogi State

by Breaking Timeson April 26, 2016
No fewer than 13 persons have been killed by suspected cultists who were on a revenge mission following the murder of one of their members by another rival cult group in Idah, Kogi state. Blueprint reliably gathered that the the incident happened on Friday when one Danjuma Amodu, popularly  known as Murphy, was gunned down […]

Bello running a Voodoo Government – PDP

by Breaking Timeson March 6, 2016
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has taken a swipe at Governor Yayaha Bello of Kogi State over the demolition of roundabouts in Lokoja, the state capital over allegation of voodoo power planted under them by past administrations. This is coming just as the Audu/Faleke Campaign Organisation also condemned the exercise, said the demolition was ill-formed […]

Wada Ready To Pay One Month Salary – Spokesman

by Breaking Timeson January 8, 2016
The Kogi government says it is ready to pay one month out of the three months salary arrears it owes workers in the state. This, he said, would depend on the organised labour ‘s acceptance of the offer. Mr Jacob Edih, the Special Adviser on Media and Strategy to Gov. Idris Wada made this known […]