Posts Tagged ‘Kogi’

Police Drag Kogi Commissioner To Court Over Alleged Rape, Torture, Coercion

by Seun Adeuyion September 9, 2020
Kogi State Commissioner for Water Resources, Abdulmumuni Danga has been charged to court by the Nigerian Police for allegedly raping and assaulting a lady, among other charges, over a Facebook post. The lady, Elizabeth Onyeniyi had petitioned the Police Force Intelligence Bureau, FIB, on her ordeal in the hands of the Kogi Commissioner and other […]

Kogi: “I Want To Marry Her” — Man, 65, Who Allegedly Raped Teenager Says

by Seun Adeuyion August 5, 2020
Police in Kogi State have arrested a man identified as Yusuf Aminu Onuka, for allegedly raping a 15-year-old girl, simply identified as Silifa. It was gathered that the incident happened on 29th July, 2020,in Adavi Local Government Area (LGA) of Kogi State,  Yusuf, 65, it was further learnt allegedly lured Silifa into his bedroom and […]

Police Nab Woman For Pouring Hot Water On Minor In Kogi [Graphic Photos]

by Seun Adeuyion July 10, 2020
Police in Kogi State have arrested a woman, for maltreating a minor under her care. In photos shared online, the girl is seen standing almost naked, her body covered in a white substance to ease the pain.  The young girl is in pain after her aunt/guardian poured hot water on her body, leaving her with […]

Buhari Commiserates With Kogi State Govt, NBA Over Chief Judge’s Death

by Seun Adeuyion June 29, 2020
Nigerian Ruler, Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the government and people of Kogi over the death of the Chief Judge of the state, Justice Nasir Ajana. Ajana, 64, died at the COVID-19 Isolation Centre in Gwagwalada, Abuja, On Sunday Morning. He had been battling a health challenge. It was gathered that COVID-19 complications worsened his […]

President Buhari To Officiate Launch Of Interstate Pipeline Project On June 30

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 27, 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari announced Saturday that the virtual flag off for the construction phase of the Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline will hold on Tuesday June 30. The proposed Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline is a section of a trans Nigerian pipeline (TNGP) with a capacity to transport about 2.2 Bcf/d of gas. According to the Presidency, the pipeline […]

Community Policing Way Forward In Kogi– Yahaya Bello

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 20, 2020
The Kogi State government has recently launched a community policing committee in a move geared towards improving security in communities across the state. Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has said that the idea of community policing which seeks to involve locals in the maintenance of law and order would further enhance intelligence gathering and […]