Tag: Yahaya Bello

Toluwanimi OnakoyaJune 23, 2020

APC: Nigerians react to Yahaya Bello’s statement on Obaseki’s exit

Following the movement of Edo Governor, Godwin Obaseki, from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the opposition People’s Democratic Party ...

Dayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 4, 2020

YNaija Governors’ Ranking: Matawalle, Ayade, Uzodinma, Obaseki emerge top performers for May

It has been an eventful year for Governors of the 36 states in the federation and for a good number ...

Dayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 1, 2020

YNaija Governors’ Ranking: Sanwo-Olu, El-Rufai, Ganduje, Umahi | Here are the best and worst performers for April

States across Nigeria continued for the second month running, intense battles against the coronavirus pandemic within their domain. We saw ...

Bernard DayoJanuary 7, 2020

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Police deny participating in demolition of Saraki’s property

The Kwara State Police Command has denied participating in the demolition of late Olusola Saraki’s property in llorin, which has ...

Op-Ed EditorNovember 21, 2019

YNaija presents its Governors’ Ranking for November

The biggest news in the governor circuit is the re-election of Yahaya Bello in Kogi, which was marred with violence, ...

Bernard DayoNovember 19, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Lai Mohammed says journalists have more to gain from social media regulation

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed says the National Union of Journalists (NUJ), Guild of Editors and their ...

Bernard DayoSeptember 30, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Nigerian magical girl manga ‘Adorned By Chi’ is being developed into film and animation

The world of anime/manga still lacks diversity and this is understandable – these mediums of art are inherently Japanese and ...

Dayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 22, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 22nd of May

Follow the links to read our latest stories and analyses on topical issues:   The Big 5: Wike offered me ...

Bernard DayoMay 2, 2019

The Late 5: Again, house of reps summons Buhari over insecurity; Political parties armed thugs to undermine 2019 polls – IGP | Other top stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: Again, house of reps summons Buhari over insecurity The House of Representatives ...

Dayo Taiwo-SidiqApril 30, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 30th of April

Follow the links to read the stories on YNaija: The Late 5: Nigeria’s population now 201m – UNFPA; Dickson rejects ...

Bernard DayoApril 29, 2019

The Late 5: Nigeria’s population now 201m – UNFPA; Dickson rejects life pension bill for lawmakers | Other stories

Here are the  stories that drove conversation: Nigeria’s population staggeringly hits 201m in new UNFPA report According to a report ...

Dayo Taiwo-SidiqNovember 10, 2018

Oshiomhole returns to Nigeria, finally reveals own account of DSS encounter

Embattled National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, on Friday returned to the country from the United States of ...

Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 24, 2018

“Buhari has failed” | The protest treks to Abuja begin

Mohammed Isa Munlaila, an indigene of Borno, on Thursday embarked on an angry trek from Lagos to the Federal Capital ...

Omoleye OmoruyiApril 30, 2018

The Big 5: Kogi governor speaks on Melaye’s failed recall, Barcelona win 25th La Liga title and other stories

These are the top stories you should be monitoring today. Christian groups on Sunday marched on the streets of Lagos, ...

AzeezApril 3, 2018

The Late 5: Gunmen invade Kogi police station, Trump pledges to guard border with the military, and other top stories

These are the top five Nigerian stories that conversation today. Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Monday insisted that the administration ...

Alexander OnukwueMarch 27, 2018

Is Dino Melaye’s security alarm to embassies meant to embarrass Buhari?

Has the theatrical mudslinging between Dino Melaye and Yahaya Bello become an international circus? It hasn’t, so the Senator wants ...

AzeezFebruary 9, 2018

The Late 5: Buhari fires Justice Ademola, Tokode, Yahaya Bello taunts Catholic Bishops, and other top stories

These are the top five stories from Nigeria that drove conversation today. Kassim Afegbua, spokesman of former military President, Ibrahim ...

AzeezJanuary 1, 2018

You will enjoy your sacrifices in 2018 | Kogi governor tells civil servants

Kogi governor Yahaya Bello has commended workers in the state for enduring the financial constraints in 2017. Bello gave the ...

Wilfred OkicheDecember 23, 2017

#YNaija2017Review: Kachikwu vs. Baru, Kiss Daniel vs. G-Worldwide… See the Top 10 beefs of the year

Ready. Steady. Fight. 2017 was a year all its own, for the quality, duration and diversity of brawlers who took ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 20, 2017

Former Senator explains why people endorsed President Buhari for a second term

A former National Assembly member, Senator Smart Adeyemi (Kogi West Senatorial district) on Wednesday, said people endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari for another ...

AzeezDecember 18, 2017

Double registration: I will soon lay the truth on the table – Bello

Kogi governor, Yahaya Bello has said he will soon respond to the allegation of double registration against him by the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 15, 2017

INEC registers 21 new political parties

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has registered 21 new political parties. The electoral agency took the decision at its ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 6, 2017

This governor says poverty is about to end, why don’t we believe him?

The governor of Kogi, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has said his policies have positioned the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the most ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 5, 2017

Senator Dino Melaye escapes another attack in Kabba

For the second time this year, Senator Dino Melaye (Kogi West) escaped another attack in Kabba, during the Kabba Day ...

EditorOctober 27, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] Nigerian Senators and Yahaya Bello are just “Two sides of a Coin”

The precarious situation in Kogi under the leadership of a man that has made a mockery of Governance in the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 11, 2017

#DayoftheGirl: Governor Bello promises continued information and education

The Governor of Kogi, Yahaya Bello Wednesday, said his government would work together with relevant agencies towards promoting and empowering ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 1, 2017

Yahaya Bello remains a disgrace to governance | YNaija Effectiveness Ranking for Governors

Aside from being the youngest governor currently in the country, Yahaya Bello of Kogi has really nothing else going for ...

AzeezSeptember 28, 2017

I have paid half salary for July… | Bello reacts to Kogi workers’ protest

Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello has said workers in the state are falsely painting his government as inhumane and irresponsible. ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 27, 2017

Kogi workers beg Buhari, others for food, medications as govt continues to owe salaries

Civil servants in Kogi have appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in the current hardship the state government is ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 11, 2017

Kogi governor, INEC, FG behind my travails – Melaye

Senator Dino Melaye (Kogi West) has described the ruling by a Federal High Court Abuja which failed to grant his ...

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