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Bello approves 65 years retirement age for Kogi teachers

Kogi State government has approved 65 years as the new retirement age for teachers in public primary and secondary schools in the state. The Kogi State Information Commissioner, Kingsley Fanwo, said the approval arrived at the weekly executive council meeting. This is at variance with the 60 years retirement age …

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Bello threatening violence, Kogi PDP alleges, writes Abdusalami

The Chairman of the Kogi State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, Samuel Uhuotu, has called the attention of the Abubakar Abdulsalami-led National Peace Committee to recent electioneering activities, which he said had become “vicious” in the state. Uhuotu, in a statement titled, ‘Complaint/notice of threat to peace and security …

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Elesin Oba: Tweeps hail Odunlade, Shaffy Bello, others

The cast of newly released Netflix movie Elesin Oba: The King’s Horseman, have received accolades for their outstanding performance in the Yoruba epic story. A screen adaptation of Wole Soyinka’s Death and the King’s Horseman, Elesin Oba was directed by the late Biyi Bandele, who died in August. The movie …

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Ex-Super Eagles striker, Bello Musa Kofarmata dies at 34

Ex-Super Eagles and Kano Pillars striker, Bello Musa Kofarmata, has reportedly died at the age of 34. According to Oyo Sports News, the former Nigerian international passed away late on Tuesday, November 1, in his birthplace of Kano after a brief illness. The deceased will be buried later today (Wednesday) …

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Dangote, Bello meet, fail to resolve Obajana dispute

The Kogi State Government said on Friday that it had not reached any agreement with the Dangote Group concerning the ownership of the Obajana Cement Plant. The plant, located in Obajana, Kogi State, has been a subject of controversy as both parties claim to be the legitimate owners of the …

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Kogi APC appoints Bello as campaign coordinator

The Kogi State chapter of All Progressive Congress has appointed Governor Yahaya Bello as the coordinator of the 2023 general elections campaign council. He is to be deputised by the Deputy Governor, Chief Edward Onoja and assisted by the state APC Chairman, Abdullahi Bello. The appointments were made at a …

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Bello cautions traditional rulers over hosting intruders

The Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello, has cautioned traditional rulers in the state against hosting hostile intruders within their domain warning that such action going forward would meet stiff opposition and resistance from his administration. The governor made this known while hosting First and Second Class traditional rulers from across …

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Group rejects Yahaya Bello as APC youth coordinator

A youth group under the aegis of Presidential Support Council, has rejected the appointment of Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, as the National Youth Coordinator of the All Progressives Congress presidential campaign council for the 2023 general election. The APC presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu had approved the Bello’s appointment to …

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‘I’m still young’, Bello defends new APC appointment

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, on Monday night says the Presidential Candidate of the All Progressives Congress, Bola Tinubu, made no mistake by appointing him as National Youth Coordinator of the APC Presidential Campaign Council. This is even as he maintained that it would be unfair for anybody not to …

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