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Suspected political thugs yesterday attacked the venue of an empowerment programme organized by  Senator Ahmed Ogembe of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) representing Kogi Central senatorial district,  leaven some people injured. The incident took place at Afims hotel in Okene where...

The Kogi State Government says since no amount of money can be traded for peace, it has vowed not to spare any efforts at inter religious harmony. The Chief of Staff to Kogi State Government, Edward Onoja, made the remarks at Ibado-Akpacha Omala LGA of Kogi State, during the inspection of the newly completed Church and Mosque for Christian and Moslem Worshippers...

  The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the murder of several persons, including international aid workers, by insurgents in Rann, Borno...

  Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has expressed disappointment over the failure of state legislatures to grant autonomy to local government areas in the ongoing constitution amendment. Receiving the returns of the voting by states houses of assembly on the Constitution Amendment Bill transmitted to them for assent by the National Assembly,...

  By Yekini Jimoh in Lokoja The Kogi State Chairman of All Progressive Congress (APC), Alhaji Haddy Ametuo has been expelled from the party by the factional party executive following his inability to appeal the allegation of anti-party activities and corrupt practices leveled against him by members of APC in Kogi State. The factional APC Executive also pass vote of...

The Kogi State Reporter for Daily Independent Newspaper, Mr Atabor Julius, has dissociated himself from a recent write up by an online portal alleging a criminal gang in Omala LGA. Findings revealed and was later confirmed by Mr Atabor that the write up was a figment of the online portal, following the attack on his life by some unidentified hoodlums in front of the...