Posts Tagged ‘Yahaya Bello’

COVID-19: Gov. Yahaya Bello Rejects Vaccine, Says It Is Meant To Kill

By Seun Adeuyi Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state, has discouraged the use of COVID-19 vaccine, falsely stating that the jabs are meant to kill people. Nigeria, like every other countries, has recorded a second wave of the virus with an average of 1,000 cases daily in the last two weeks. The increase in infections has led […]

PDP Women Reject NCWS’s Award On Kogi Governor

By Seun Adeuyi The National Woman Leader of the People’s Democracy Party (PDP), Hajiya Mariya Waziri, has rejected the award conferred on Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State by the National Council of Women Societies (NCWS). The NCWS in collaboration with Global Gold Consult had on January 16 conferred the award on Governor Bello as […]

Another #EndSARS Protest Will Worsen Poverty, Gov. Bello Tells Youths

By Seun Adeuyi Nigeria is not ripe for another round of #EndSARS protests, Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has said. Bello was reacting to reports that demonstrators are returning to the streets in some cities to protest against police brutality. It would be recalled that in October, many citizens took to the streets across […]

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

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

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

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 […]