Kogi State News Today

Kogi is one of the states of Nigeria. It is placed in the central part of the country. Kogi state news calls it the state of confluence, as there is the junction of rivers Niger and Benue.

The municipal centre of the state, according to Kogi news today, is the town named Lokoja.

This state is one of the youngest, as it was formed in the year 1991 due to the confluence of two other states, and there are almost 4 million people living there.

Kogi news says that mostly this state is populated by the representatives of Igala, Ebira, Bassa and Okun. Each of these groups speaks its own dialect.

Due to its unique geographic location, the state is perfect for tourists. As they can visit interesting historical sight sites and natural amenities. Tourists can get acquainted with traditions and culture of people, living in the state for centuries. And they can buy some traditional handmade souvenirs.

The main source of profit for the state is agriculture. Most people work cultivation different kinds of crops, such as corn, coffee, yam, peanuts and rice. Also, a lot of people are involved in cattle breeding.

If to speak about the municipal centre, Lokoja, Kogi latest news informs, that it was built by British people and was a capital of British protectorate in the country.

Since then city became one of the most developed in the whole state, and nowadays it is the centre of its culture and trade. People from the whole Kogi state arrive at its capital to find a good job and to get a qualitative education.

There is a big number of plants, factories, universities, international companies placed in Lokoja.

Also, there is a big number of museums, theatres and other places of interest.

There are two TV channels, placed in the municipal centre of Kogi state.

INEC releases amended timetable for Senator Dino Melaye's recall (photos)

INEC releases amended timetable for Senator Dino Melaye's recall (photos)

INEC releases amended timetable for Senator Dino Melaye's recall (photos)
Ambaliyar ruwa na barazanar shanye wasu garuruwa a jihar Kogi

Ambaliyar ruwa na barazanar shanye wasu garuruwa a jihar Kogi

Ambaliyar ruwa na shirin shanye wasu garuruwa a Kogi. Hukumar NEMA ta kawo musu dauki, ta kira mutane su tattara daga wuraren da ruwan ya shafa don lafiyar su

Ambaliyar ruwa na barazanar shanye wasu garuruwa a jihar Kogi
Another trouble for Kogi as flood ravages Lokoja, residents displaced while properties are destroyed

Another trouble for Kogi as flood ravages Lokoja, residents displaced while properties are destroyed

Speaking also, Rosemary Osikoya, the environment and natural resources commissioner, said her ministry had enlightened people three months ago concerning it.

Another trouble for Kogi as flood ravages Lokoja, residents displaced while properties are destroyed
'Yan sanda sun kashe wanda ake zargi da yunkurin kashe wani sanata

'Yan sanda sun kashe wanda ake zargi da yunkurin kashe wani sanata

'Yan sanda sun kashe wanda ake zargi da sa hannun sa a yunkurin kashe wani sanata. 'Yan fashi da makami suna addabawa mutanen unguwar Obeiba a jihar Kogi

'Yan sanda sun kashe wanda ake zargi da yunkurin kashe wani sanata
Wani gwamnan Arewa ya fadi dalilin da yasa ya biya ma’aikata rabin albashi a jihar

Wani gwamnan Arewa ya fadi dalilin da yasa ya biya ma’aikata rabin albashi a jihar

Gwamnatin jihar Kogi ta fito ta bayyana dalilin da ya sa wasu ma'aikata a jihar sun sami rabi albashi yayin da kuma aka biya wasu ma'aikata cikakken bashin su.

Wani gwamnan Arewa ya fadi dalilin da yasa ya biya ma’aikata rabin albashi a jihar
Over 2,000 PDP, Labour Party supporters decamp to APC in Kogi state

Over 2,000 PDP, Labour Party supporters decamp to APC in Kogi state

NAIJ.com gathered that the defection of the political bigwigs have tilted political calculations in favour of the APC in Kogi state ahead of the 2019 elections.

Over 2,000 PDP, Labour Party supporters decamp to APC in Kogi state
Nigerians in London disgrace Dino Melaye while he was singing at the Notting Hill carnival (Video)

Nigerians in London disgrace Dino Melaye while he was singing at the Notting Hill carnival (Video)

A viral video of Nigerians living in the UK booing Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West senatorial district, during the Notting Hill Carnival in London.

Nigerians in London disgrace Dino Melaye while he was singing at the Notting Hill carnival (Video)
Security personnel at Kogi state govt house allegedly goes on rampage, beats up Channels TV journalist to stupor and locks him up at detention center

Security personnel at Kogi state govt house allegedly goes on rampage, beats up Channels TV journalist to stupor and locks him up at detention center

Segun Salami, a reporter with Channels Television, was allegedly beaten to stupor by a security personnel attached to the Kogi state government house.

Security personnel at Kogi state govt house allegedly goes on rampage, beats up Channels TV journalist to stupor and locks him up at detention center
Senator Dino Melaye takes to London to perform his hit single Ajekun Iya (photos)

Senator Dino Melaye takes to London to perform his hit single Ajekun Iya (photos)

Popular lawmaker Dino Melaye was recently spotted having fun in London. The senator was seen performing his song Ajekun Iya at Notting Hill Carnival.

Senator Dino Melaye takes to London to perform his hit single Ajekun Iya (photos)
You are training hooligans in the name of fighting crimes - Falake blasts Governor Bello

You are training hooligans in the name of fighting crimes - Falake blasts Governor Bello

Lagos lawmaker, James Faleke, has accused Alhaji Yahaya Bello, Kogi state governor of breeding future problems for the state in the name of vigilantes.

You are training hooligans in the name of fighting crimes - Falake blasts Governor Bello
Senator Dino Melaye poses with his red Ferrari while rocking a red Ferrari shirt (photos)

Senator Dino Melaye poses with his red Ferrari while rocking a red Ferrari shirt (photos)

Still basking in the euphoria of the wonderful time he is having, he took to his Instagram page to share more photos; this time of him rocking a red Ferrari.

Senator Dino Melaye poses with his red Ferrari while rocking a red Ferrari shirt (photos)
An cafko mutum shida, cikin wadanda suka kai wa majalisar Kogi hari a farkon watan nan

An cafko mutum shida, cikin wadanda suka kai wa majalisar Kogi hari a farkon watan nan

An cafko mutum shida, cikin wadanda suka kai wa majalisar Kogi hari a farkon watan nan, sun dai bubbuge masu zaman majalisar sun kuma karya kujerun zama

An cafko mutum shida, cikin wadanda suka kai wa majalisar Kogi hari a farkon watan nan
Living the life! Senator Dino Melaye shares photos from his vacation with his kids

Living the life! Senator Dino Melaye shares photos from his vacation with his kids

Controversial Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Dino Melaye has shared pictures of him and his children on vacation.None of the photos showed his wife

Living the life! Senator Dino Melaye shares photos from his vacation with his kids
Dalilin da yasa muka bayar da hutu saboda dawowar Buhari - Gwamnatin Kogi

Dalilin da yasa muka bayar da hutu saboda dawowar Buhari - Gwamnatin Kogi

Gwamnatin Kogi ta bada hutu saboda murnar dawowar Shugaba Buhari. Dubban mutane suna murnar samun lafiyar Buhari da dawowarsa kasa lafiya bayan jinya a Landan

Dalilin da yasa muka bayar da hutu saboda dawowar Buhari - Gwamnatin Kogi
A karshe dai za a sassanta tsakanin gwamna Bello na jihar Kogi da Melaye

A karshe dai za a sassanta tsakanin gwamna Bello na jihar Kogi da Melaye

Shugaban jam’iyyar mai mulki ta APC na kasa, Cif John Odigie-Oyegun, ya kafa wani kwamiti na sulhu guda 7 wanda zai sulhunta ‘yan jam'iyyar shiyar Kogi.

A karshe dai za a sassanta tsakanin gwamna Bello na jihar Kogi da Melaye
APC takes steps to end epic battle between Dino Melaye and Governor Bello

APC takes steps to end epic battle between Dino Melaye and Governor Bello

APC set up a reconciliation committee to settle the dispute between Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello and Senator representing Kogi West, Dino Melaye.

APC takes steps to end epic battle between Dino Melaye and Governor Bello
Gwamnatin Kogi ta bayyana ranar Litinin a matsayin ranar hutu don dawowar shugaba Buhari

Gwamnatin Kogi ta bayyana ranar Litinin a matsayin ranar hutu don dawowar shugaba Buhari

Gwamnatin jihar Kogi ta bayyana ranar Litinin, 21 ga watan Agusta, 2017, a matsayin ranar hutu ga ma’aikatan jihar da kuma ranar godiya game da dawowar Buhari.

Gwamnatin Kogi ta bayyana ranar Litinin a matsayin ranar hutu don dawowar shugaba Buhari
Kogi governor declares Monday public holiday to celebrate Buhari's return from London

Kogi governor declares Monday public holiday to celebrate Buhari's return from London

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi state has declared Monday, August 21 as public holiday to celebrate the return of President Muhammadu Buhari to Nigeria.

Kogi governor declares Monday public holiday to celebrate Buhari's return from London
While civil servants in Kogi state are heavily owed salaries, Governor Bello reportedly builds mansion (photos)

While civil servants in Kogi state are heavily owed salaries, Governor Bello reportedly builds mansion (photos)

The report said this development is coming at a time the state government has not been able to meet the salaries and other emoluments of civil servants.

While civil servants in Kogi state are heavily owed salaries, Governor Bello reportedly builds mansion (photos)
Allah kawo sauƙi: Wata Annoba ta ɓarke a jihar Kogi, ta laƙume rayuka 50

Allah kawo sauƙi: Wata Annoba ta ɓarke a jihar Kogi, ta laƙume rayuka 50

Alamun da ake fara gani a jikin duk wanda cutar ta kama sun hada da zawo, aman jini da kuma zazzabi, wanda hakan ya sanya aka fara tunanin ko cutar Lassa ne.

Allah kawo sauƙi: Wata Annoba ta ɓarke a jihar Kogi, ta laƙume rayuka 50
Kogi first lady provides help to mother of triplets abandoned by husband (photos)

Kogi first lady provides help to mother of triplets abandoned by husband (photos)

Wife of Kogi state governor Rashidat Bello has provided assistance to a lady who was abandoned by her husband after she gave birth to beautiful triplet babies.

Kogi first lady provides help to mother of triplets abandoned by husband (photos)
Taron siyasan Kogi: Yansanda sun gargadi yan barandan siyasa

Taron siyasan Kogi: Yansanda sun gargadi yan barandan siyasa

Danagane da taron siyasan jihar Kogi na jam’iyyar APC dake tafe a ranar 11 ga watan Agusta 2017 a Lokoja, Kwamishinan yansadar jihar ya gargadi yan siyasa

Taron siyasan Kogi: Yansanda sun gargadi yan barandan siyasa
Wata babban sakataren gwamnatin APC za ta bar mukaminta

Wata babban sakataren gwamnatin APC za ta bar mukaminta

Sakataren gwamnatin jihar Kogi,Misis Folashade Arike Ayoade,za ta iya mika takardar murabus zuwa ga gwamnan a kokarinta na daidaita daidaitattun siyasa na jihar

Wata babban sakataren gwamnatin APC za ta bar mukaminta
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