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PDP and Wada are challenging the declaration of Yahaya Bello of the APC as winner of the November 16, 2019 governorship election held in the state.

Kogi governor sacks vice chancellor, rector

Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello has sacked the Vice Chancellor of the Kogi State University, Ayangba, Prof Mohammed Abdulkadir.

Kogi commissioner calls for cultism eradication

The Kogi State Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Hon. Wemi Ojo Jones, has charged all heads of institutions in the state to intensify action in eradicating cultism in schools as directed by the Governor, Alh. Yahaya Bello.
Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi has ordered the immediate suspension of the Vice Chancellor of Kogi State University, Ayangba and the Rector of Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja.

Vice-chancellor, Rector suspended for disobeying directive on TSA

Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi has ordered the immediate suspension of the Vice Chancellor of Kogi State University, Ayangba and the Rector of Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja.
Prof. Mohammed Atureta, Rector, Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja, says plans are ongoing to convocate five sets of graduates of the institution in April.

Kogi Polytechnic to convocate five sets of graduates in April

Prof. Mohammed Atureta, Rector, Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja, says plans are ongoing to convocate five sets of graduates of the institution in April.
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has begun the declaration of the results of Kogi State governorship election held on Saturday.

Kogi elections: Electoral officer dies in boat mishap

The Kogi State Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Prof. James Apam, has confirmed the death of an ad-hoc Electoral Officer (EO), in a boat mishap in Ibaji LGA of state, while on election duty on Saturday.

At least 13 students killed in Kogi university cult clashes

Residents of Anyigba, a university town in Kogi State now live in fear. Of late, cultism and political violence have combined to take peace away from the commuunity.

Official: NIPOGA Games engender healthy rivalry amongst students

The Secretary-General, Nigeria Polytechnic Games Association (NIPOGA), Agboola Akinbode, says the sports fiesta is meant to engender healthy rivalry among polytechnic students in the country.

Governor Yahaya Bello signs bill on disability, 15 others

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has signed into law, a bill to establish disability office, guarantee and protect the rights of Persons Living with Disabilities as well as 15 other bills.

Rector: High level of indiscipline among Nigerian youths worrisome,

The rector of the Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja, Prof. Mohammed Atureta, has decried what he described as the prevalence of various acts of indiscipline among Nigerian youths.

Polytechnic student stabs roommate to death in Kogi

The Department of Public Administration, Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja, has been thrown into mourning following the death of Akoh Abuh Samuel, an HND student, who was allegedly stabbed by his friend suspected to be mentally unstable.

Drunken policeman kills father of one in Kogi

Tragedy struck in Ajaokuta town on Sunday after a drunken police officer shot dead a father of one.

Governor Yahaya Bello proscribes JAC, trade union activities in state-owned institutions

Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi on Wednesday announced the ban on the activities of Joint Action Committee (JAC) of trade unions and all forms of trade unionism in state-owned tertiary institutions.

Governor Bello bans trade union in Kogi higher institutions

The Kogi state governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, on Wednesday banned all forms of unionism in the state owned tertiary institutions in the state.

Kogi Polytechnic student kidnapped, abductors demand N10m

A student of the Kogi State Polytechnic, Miss Adebanjo Adetutu, has been kidnapped.

Kogi Polytechnic lecturers call off strike

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, (ASUP), Kogi State Polytechnic, has called off its strike action after an extensive negotiation with representatives of the state government.

N145m salary scam uncovered at Kogi Poly

Kogi state government has blamed the discovery of N145 million fraud in the salary voucher of the Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja, for the delay in the payment of July salary of its workers.

Kogi Polytechnic lecturers begin strike action over non-payment of salaries

The Academic staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) Kogi State Polytechnic Lokoja chapter has asked its members to proceed on indefinite strike beginning from Monday 11th September, 2017 over non-payment of July salaries.

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