Posts Tagged ‘Lokoja’

Lokoja Tanker Explosion: PDP Expresses Shock, Laments Disaster, Mourns Victims

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, says it is shocked and deeply grieved by the devastating petrol tanker accident that claimed the lives of at least 25 people, including a whole family, students and school children in an inferno in Felele area of Lokoja, Kogi state. This was contained in a statement endorsed by the party’s […]
Dino Melaye

Dino Melaye Arrives Kogi In Ambulance, Appears Before Court

The Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Dino Melaye, has arrived Lokoja, the Kogi State capital. Melaye was conveyed in an ambulance by the police authorities and has appeared before a Magistrates Court in the state. The Senator was earlier taken to the office of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) in […]

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Incoming Kogi Commissioner Of Police Flees Over Alleged Threats From Governor

There was a mild drama, Thursday, March 28, 2018, at the State Command of the Nigeria Police headquarters, Lokoja, as the incoming Commissioner of Police, Esa Sunday Ogbu, was not available for handover. The outgoing CP, Ali Jaga came to the office in company of AIG of Police Zone 8, expecting to see the new […]

Tribunal Upholds Dino Melaye’s Electoral Victory

The National Assembly Election Petitions Tribunal holden in Lokoja, Kogi State, has upheld the election of the Chairman, Senate Ad hoc committee on Publicity, Senator Dino Melaye. The petition was earlier dismissed on a technical ground that it was filed out of time. But the Federal Appeal court ruled that the case should be heard […]