Tag: Yahaya Bello

Op-ed EditorMarch 14, 2017

The Thread: “Brazen absurdity!” ” Profligacy” | Nigerians rate Kogi governor a flat F for latest executive action

While Nigeria is desperately trying to claw its way out of this seemingly unending recession, Kogi state governor, Alhaji Yahaya ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 27, 2017

Kogi to reward whistleblowers with N500000

by Dolapo Adelana Kogi Governor Yahaya Bello on Monday announced a N500,000 reward for any resident who provides “useful information” to authorities ...

AzeezFebruary 22, 2017

Fleeing Boko Haram insurgents hiding in Kogi – Bello

by Azeez Adeniyi Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello has said defeated and fleeing Boko Haram insurgents have settled in his ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 21, 2017

Military arrest 4 top Boko Haram commanders in Kogi

by Dolapo Adelana Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi on Tuesday said four high profile members of the Boko Haram sect, ...

ToluJanuary 28, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 28th of February

Read the full stories and analyses here now. ToluYour pop culture/entertainment go-to. Music head. Wallflower. I do not like to ...

ToluJanuary 28, 2017

N4.7trn ATM withdrawals, 10 year jail term | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

N4.7 trillion – The total amount of cash Nigerians withdrew through ATMs across the country in 2016, according to Nigerian ...

AzeezJanuary 28, 2017

Kogi APC accuses Gov. Yahaya Bello of lavishing N230bn

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi State has accused Governor Yahaya Bello of wasting N230bn within one year. The ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 14, 2016

Kogi to begin payment of 4 months salary arrears

The government of Kogi has said it would pay workers and pensioners salary arrears on or before December 20. This ...

AzeezNovember 12, 2016

Kogi governor Yahaya Bello returns to Nigeria after health rumours

Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello has returned to Nigeria after he was alleged to ave traveled to Germany for an ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 8, 2016

The YNaija Tracklist: Troops kill 13 terrorists in Borno | Kogi gov, Bello in Germany for eye surgery

From the papers this morning – a Tracklist. Kogi gov, Bello in Germany for eye surgery – YNaija Ajimobi reduces ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 5, 2016

Kogi appoints its first female Chief Press Secretary

Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello has appointed the first female Chief Press Secretary in the State and Northern Nigeria. The ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 30, 2016

Supreme Court gives reasons for dismissing Faleke, Wada’s appeals

The Supreme Court has revealed its reasons for dismissing the appeals filed by Honourable James Faleke and former Kogi state ...

Ada IgboanugoSeptember 25, 2016

The top 10 stories that made headlines this week

Top ten stories that made headline this week $20m frozen funds: EFCC to invite Patience Jonathan The Economic and Financial ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 20, 2016

Kogi Judgment: ‘It was a long walk to victory’ – Yahaya Bello

Governor Yahaya Bella of Kogi on Tuesday said the judgment of the Supreme Court was a “long walk to victory’’ ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 20, 2016

Kogi judgment: I have no regrets defending Audu’s votes – Faleke

A member of the House of Representatives James Faleke says he has no regrets defending the “votes given to him ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 20, 2016

BREAKING: Supreme Court affirms Yahaya Bello’s election

The Supreme Court has affirmed the election of Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello. In a unanimous decision the justices of ...

AzeezSeptember 20, 2016

Kogi gov. appeals: NSCDC deploys over 1,000 personnel ahead of court judgement

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC), has deployed over 1, 000 personnel to Kogi State ahead of the ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 8, 2016

Police arrest Mohammed Audu, eldest son of late Kogi governor

The Kogi State Police Command has arrested Mohammed Audu, the eldest son of a former Kogi state governor, Prince Abubakar ...

AzeezAugust 29, 2016

The moment when Kogi governor, Yahaya Bello was stoned in Lokoja

The Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello on Friday was pelted with fruits and rotten vegetables while stepping out of a ...

Mazi EmekaAugust 27, 2016

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

These are the top five news stories to monitor today 1. FG has spent more than $40 billion in the ...

AzeezAugust 8, 2016

Late Audu’s Son, aides dump Falake, seeks reconciliation with Yahaya Bello

Supporters and Son of the Late Prince Abubakar Audu, Mohammed has dumped the Deputy Governorship Candidate and Late Audu’s running ...

Mazi EmekaJune 8, 2016

The late 5: These are the stories that drove the conversation today

Here are the top five stories that drove the conversation today. 1) Jonathan’s cousin granted N500 million bail An Abuja ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 8, 2016

4 months after being sworn-in, Kogi governor holds first SEC meeting (PHOTOS)

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state appears to have overcome the bickering and disagreements that has trailed him like a plague since ...

Mazi EmekaJune 7, 2016

Like Faleke, Wada fails to unseat Kogi governor, Yahaya Bello

Former Governor of Kogi state, Idris Wada, has lost his petition challenging the election of Governor Yahaya Bello at the ...

Dele BenjaminJune 6, 2016

Just In: Faleke fails in bid to unseat Yahaya Bello

The deputy governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the November 21, 2015 governorship election in Kogi state, James ...

YWriterMay 14, 2016

“The antics of our opponents will be judged” | The Kogi governor comes out kicking and screaming

A Premium Times investigation was searing about the Kogi governor, Yahaya Bello, accusing him, amongst other things on squandering the ...

Mazi EmekaMay 14, 2016

The governor of Kogi has been spending, spending, spending – in 9 highlights

The new All Progressives Congress Governor of Kogi state, Yahaya Bello has been hailed as one of the youngest for ...

Janeth JFebruary 23, 2016

Kogi governor appoints Gbenga Olorunpomi as SSA on New Media, others

The Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello, has appointed Folashade Ayoade as the new Secretary to the State Government. This was ...

Mazi EmekaFebruary 18, 2016

Kogi governor, Yahaya Bello visits Buhari in Aso Villa (PHOTOS)

The recently inaugurated Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello, paid a visit to the presidential villa, Abuja, on Thursday, where he ...

Janeth JFebruary 15, 2016

Yahaya Bello sacks permanent secretaries, Accountant-General, many others

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has suspended all the permanent secretaries and heads of parastatals in the state civil service ...

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