Governor Yahaya Bello
Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, says Nigeria will be a safe place to live in when politicians stop the use of thugs and criminals during elections.
The Chairman, Jamatul Nasril Islam, JNI, in Kogi, Usman Bello, has urged Muslims to refrain from all actions that are inimical to the growth of the country.
Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello and the Executive Secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFUND, Prof. Elias Bogoro, during a working visit to the agency headquarters in Abuja on Tuesday, by the governor on the establishment of Confluence University of Science and Technology, Osara.
President Muhammadu Buhari is currently in a virtual meeting with members of the Governors Forum’s Security Committee, headed by Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi over security developments in some parts of the country.
The Northern Governors Forum, NGF, has called on the Federal Government to review the ECOWAS protocol, just as the forum set up of a committee to curtail the menace of insecurity in the country.
The Northern Governors Forum, NGF, has set up a committee to engage local vigilantes, hunters and community watch groups on intelligence gathering, rapid response and sustained surveillance in the region.
The Northern Governors’ Forum, NGF, has condoled with Govwenor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State over the death of his mother, Hauwa’u Oziohu Bello.
Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi has promised to tackle the incessant armed robbery and kidnappings in the state by taking the battle to the enclave of the criminals.
The organised labour in Kogi has dared Governor Yahaya Bello to publish names of uncovered 300 ghost workers allegedly planted by senior civil servants in the state’s payroll.
Mohammed Onogwu, the Chief Press Secretary to Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello has accused Senator Dino Melaye of being responsible for the violence witnessed during the governorship election in the state.
The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigeria, MCBAN, has congratulated Governor Yahaya Bello for emerging victorious in the November 16 governorship election in Kogi State.
The All Progressives Congress, APC, has condemned the post-election violence reported in Kogi State, which led to the death of a Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, woman leader, Salome Abuh, and destruction of property in the state.
Governor Mai Mala Buni of Yobe State has described the victory of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in the just-concluded gubernatorial elections in Kogi and Bayelsa States as historic and a watershed for meaningful socio-economic progress in these states.
President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State on his re-election in the November 16 gubernatorial poll.
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has declared incumbent Governor Yahaya Bello as the winner of the just concluded Kogi Governorship Election in the state.
Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi has inaugurated the recently completed Okene-Kuroko-Ehika-Ikaturu-Itakpe road, promising to provide more of such infrastructure if re-elected.
Kogi State government has implemented deliberate reforms and policy actions introduced by Governor Yahaya Bello to arrest the tide of insecurity in the state, Onogwu Muhammed, the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, disclosed.
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Wednesday alleged that Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello sent gunmen to disrupt its governorship primary election in Lokoja, the state capital.
A socio-political organisation, FairWin, on Monday urged the people of Kogi to support Governor Yahaya Bello’s re-election bid to enable him to consolidate on his achievements in the state.
Kogi State is not only a convergence of Rivers Niger and Benue, which in any case, is where the state got its conventional appellation 'Confluence State' from; it is also a convergence of many distinct tribes and tongues that have been cohabiting in relative harmony since the state was decreed into creation many moons ago via military fiat.
Kogi State deputy governor, Simon Achuba, has threatened to sue Governor Yahaya Bello for withholding his salaries and all other financial benefits from 2017 till date.
Another group of 37 governorship aspirants on the platform of the All Progressives Congress, APC, on Thursday backed the decision of the National Working Committee, NWC, of the party to approve indirect primary to select its candidate for the November 16 governorship election in the state.
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