Tag: Yahaya Bello

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 ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 1, 2017

Kogi civil servants reject Gov Bello’s 50% salary

The organised labour in Kogi has rejected the state government’s offer of 50 percent salaries to civil servants in the ...

AzeezAugust 22, 2017

APC begins process to reconcile Bello, Melaye

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), John Odigie-Oyegun on Monday inaugurated a seven-member reconciliation committee for the Kogi ...

EditorAugust 21, 2017

Clueless Yahaya Bello is the worst Nigerian governor | YNaija Effectiveness Ranking for Governors

Just when one thought sycophancy and lack of discretion were going out of fashion, Kogi governor, Yahaya Bello showed up, ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 20, 2017

Kogi govt declares Monday public holiday to pray for President Buhari

The Governor of Kogi, Yahaya Bello through his Director General on Media and Publicity, Kingsley Fanwo, has declared Monday, August ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 17, 2017

Gov Bello owes civil servants yet builds mansion in Okene – Report

Shunning claims that he is owing civil servants, both serving and retired, a report by TheCable, says the governor of ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 8, 2017

ASUU lambasts Yahaya Bello over non-payment of salaries

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has lambasted the Governor of Kogi, Yahaya Bello, for not paying the salaries ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 2, 2017

Kogi Assembly invaded, lawmakers beaten

The Kogi state House of Assembly was on Tuesday invaded by suspected hoodlums, who disrupted plenary, beating up members, TheCable ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 13, 2017

Stop escalating local politics, concentrate on good governance – Senate tells Gov Bello

Support for Senator Dino Melaye against the Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello continued on Thursday when the upper chamber described ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 9, 2017

My constituents have been engaging in spiritual exercises, Senator Dino Melaye speaks on his recall process

Senator Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West Senatorial District, has said his constituent “happy and satisfied” with his representation and he ...

ToluJuly 6, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: What a shame! Dino Melaye is not going home afterall

Thank You Jesus. Status quo should be maintained says Federal High Court Abuja on the fake recall case. Yahaya Bello ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 6, 2017

“Those calling for restructuring are the real enemies of the country” – Yahaya Bello

The governor of Kogi, Yahaya Bello, has called on Nigerians to disregard calls for the restructuring of Nigeria, describing such ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 4, 2017

Kogi electorate file fresh suit against Gov Yahaya Bello

Some members of the electorate in Kogi, have approached a Federal High Court in Abuja, to declare the return and ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 2, 2017

Dino Melaye’s constituency office project reportedly stopped by Kogi government

The political face-off between Senator Dino Melaye and Governor Yahaya Bello lingers, as the Kogi State Town Planning Board reportedly ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 30, 2017

Kogi West constituents file suit to stop Dino Melaye’s recall process

The Concerned Kogi Registered Voters (CKRV) have filed a law suit at a Federal High Court in Abuja seeking to ...

ToluJune 29, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: Someone finally confirms Dino Melaye’s theory about his fake recall

The ongoing power play between embattled Senator Dino Melaye and Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello has seen a number of ...

Op-ed EditorJune 27, 2017

Rejoinder: Governor Yahaya Bello is Kogi state’s biggest political blunder

by Shehu Audu On the contrary, one of the biggest political sacrileges yet in Nigeria’s democratic set-up, was the imposition ...

AzeezJune 26, 2017

Escaped assassinations, legislative recall | The travails of Dino Melaye – a timeline

Probably the most popular lawmaker after Senate President Bukola Saraki, Dino Melaye representing Kogi West in the upper chamber is ...

EditorJune 23, 2017

Melaye Recall: Bad Belle Bello? Nobody cares really

by Alexander O. Onukwue INEC received the petition for the recall of Dino Melaye, together with six bags containing the ...

Op-ed EditorJune 23, 2017

Opinion: Governor Yahaya Bello- Kogi state’s biggest political blunder

. by Isa Eneye Mubarak After all is said and done, the biggest political blunder we the people of Kogi ...

EditorJune 21, 2017

Opinion: Yahaya Bello – Not entirely good, not entirely bad

by Isa Eneye Mubarak After all is said and done, the biggest political blunder we the people of Kogi can possibly ...

EditorJune 20, 2017

Legislative recall: Will Dino Melaye be a test case?

by Mark Amaza A feature of many democracies is the provision of regulations where an elected official can be recalled ...

AzeezJune 20, 2017

Over 50 percent registered Kogi West voters approve Melaye’s recall

About 52.3 percent of registered voters, representing 188, 588 persons in Kogi West senatorial district have reportedly approved the recall ...

EditorJune 18, 2017

Like senator, like governor | Kogi gov. Yahaya Bello is the worst governor in YNaija Effectiveness Ranking for Governors

Kogi governor, Yahaya Bello has added uncouth statements to his many sins. The governor who is owing workers in the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 18, 2017

Quit notice on Igbos an indication that Nigeria is nearing a breakpoint – Primate Ayodele

The General Overseer of the Inri Evangelical Spiritual Church, Oke-Afa, Lagos, Primate Elijah Ayodele Babatunde, says the Code of Conduct ...

AzeezJune 17, 2017

The Big 10: These are the stories that drove conversation this week

These are the top 10 stories that drove conversation today. Osinbajo meets with Northern, Igbo leaders Acting President Yemi Osinbajo ...

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