Posts Tagged ‘Yahaya Bello’

Yahaya Bello Govt Sponsored Hoodlums To Attack My Village House — Dino Melaye

by Seun Adeuyion October 27, 2020
Ex-Lawmaker, Dino Melaye has accused the Kogi State Government of sponsoring hoodlums to attack his house in the village. In a tweet, Dino claimed that the thugs left the Government House in Lokoja to his village, Aiyetoro Gbede to destroy his house. According to him, the people of his village, however, prevented the attacks on […]

#EndSARS: Governor Yahaya Bello Under Fire For Offering To Be Protesters’ Leader

by Seun Adeuyion October 20, 2020
Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello has come under fire on social media (Twitter) after he offered to be leader of the #EndSARS protesters. In a press briefing, Bello said, “I volunteer to be that leader that will push down our demand and ensure it is met.” The governor’s offer has however attracted criticism with many […]

Atiku Mourns Victims Of Lokoja Explosion, Ebonyi Road Accident

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon September 25, 2020
Former Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar Thursday expressed condolences to the victims of two separate incidents— a tanker explosion in Lokoja, Kogi State, and a road accident in Akaeze-Ukwu, Ebonyi— both of which claimed several lives. “I am saddened by reports of a tanker explosion in Lokoja and the road […]

#COVID19: PDP Raises Alarm Over Kogi, Queries Bello’s Inaction

by Seun Adeuyion June 30, 2020
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has queried Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello over his manifest laidback attitude towards COVID-19 prevention and management protocols, resulting in spread and avoidable deaths in the state. The party expressed worry over alleged unreported cases of COVID-19 as well as issues of ‘silent deaths’ in the state, which have become […]

“Nobody Takes Yahaya Bello’s Statements Serious”– PDP

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 27, 2020
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) describes the assertion by Kogi state Governor Yahaya Bello, that some PDP governors are planning to cross over to the crisis-ridden All Progressives Congress (APC), as “an outright lie”, going further to term the Kogi governor’s statement as “childish”. The party revealed this position in a press release issued on […]

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 […]