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‘Ajaokuta Steel project requires $652m to be operational’
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‘Ajaokuta Steel project requires $652m to be operational’

Ajaokuta steel Genera Manager, Engineering Services of Ajaokuta Steel Company, Babajide Suru, says another $652million would be required to complete the project. Suru also disclosed that about $6billion has already been sunk into the project, which puts it at 95 per cent completion. He disclosed this while briefing Finance Correspondents […]

‘Be fair, balanced and objective in reporting sensitive conflicts’
ACTIONAID Akwanga Kogi Metro Nasarawa State News Nigeria

‘Be fair, balanced and objective in reporting sensitive conflicts’

ActionAid Country Director, Ojobo Atuluku Media practitioners have been charged to be fair, balanced and objective in reporting conflict issues in Nigeria Participants at a two-day media programme organised by ActionAid, Nigeria’s SARVE Project, made the call in Akwanga, Nasarawa State. The theme of the programme was: “Media training on […]

Kogi government releases results of basic exams, common entrance
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Kogi government releases results of basic exams, common entrance

Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello. The Kogi Government, on Saturday, says the results of candidates for the State 2018 Basic Certificate Examinations (BECE), Common Entrance Examinations (CEE) and Basic Six (6) Examinations (BSE), are ready for collection. Mr Eric Aina, the Permanent Secretary, Kogi Ministry of Education, Science & […]

Kogi NLC, TUC urge members to comply with strike order
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Kogi NLC, TUC urge members to comply with strike order

NLC<br /> The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and Public Sector Joint Negotiating Council (PSJNC) in Kogi State have directed their members in the public and private sectors to proceed on the one-week warning strike declared by the national secretariat of the union to enforce the demand […]

2019: Buhari to collect Presidential nomination form Tuesday
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2019: Buhari to collect Presidential nomination form Tuesday

[File] Buhari's return after holiday in London. Photo/Twitter/ NGRPresident President Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday collect Presidential Nomination form and the Expression of Interest. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the event will hold at the new Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja, at 11.30a.m. NAN reliably […]

Obaro of Kabba: Court restrains Owoniyi from parading self as Obaro
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Obaro of Kabba: Court restrains Owoniyi from parading self as Obaro

The Kogi State High Court, sitting in Lokoja has granted an order of interlocutory injunction, restraining Chief Solomon Owoniyi from parading himself as the Obaro of Kabba. It barred Owoniyi from doing anything relating to the position of the Obaro, pending determination of the substansive motion. Justice M. M. Gwatana […]

Kogi REC raises alarm Over 293,241 unclaimed PVCs
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Kogi REC raises alarm Over 293,241 unclaimed PVCs

PVC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) for Kogi State, James Apam has raised alarm over the large number of unclaimed PVCs (293,241) lying idle at the State Independent Electoral Commission’s (SIEC) office. Apam who disclosed this while speaking during a stakeholders meeting at INEC headquarters in Lokoja ahead of August 11th […]

Ekiti, Kogi police, OPSH deploy security personnel to prayer grounds, caution hoodlums
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Ekiti, Kogi police, OPSH deploy security personnel to prayer grounds, caution hoodlums

Nigerian Police The Commissioner of Police (CP), Ekiti State command, Bello Ahmed, has deployed security personnel to all Muslim praying grounds across the state to forestall any breakdown of law and order. In a statement yesterday in Ado-Ekiti, Ahmed disclosed that the command would engage good security architecture to prevent […]