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Kogi government to construct standard sports facilities in schools

The Kogi State Government is to provide standard sports facilities in three selected schools with one located in each of the state’s senatorial districts, according to Mrs. Rosemary Osikoya, commissioner for education, science and technology.

Education: Kogi gets support from UNICEF

Mrs Rosemary Osikoya, the Kogi Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, has said that the state was among the five new states that receiveed support on education from the United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF).
Mrs Iyabo Toluhi (nee Adesanmi), the elder sister of the late Prof. Pius Adesanmi, on Saturday described the death of his brother as a great loss to the family and community.

Kogi to devote sections of libraries to Pius Adesanmi’s works

Kogi State Government on Sunday promised to devote sections of its libraries to the Late Prof. Pius Adesanmi’s works and encourage literary clubs in the state to celebrate his life and accomplishments.

Kogi government, Isanlu monarch to immortalise Pius Adesanmi

The Kogi State government and the monarch of Isanlu say they will ensure that Prof. Pius Adesanmi is immortalised.
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Adamu Adamu: Federal government committed to training of quality teachers

The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, on Friday says the Federal Government, under President Muhammadu Buhari was committed to training of teachers for a functional and effective education sector in the country.

Kogi government trains teachers on classroom management

The Kogi State government, in collaboration with the National Teachers Institute (NTI), on Monday started a training on effective classroom management for more than 100 teachers.

NERDC promises to support Kogi on curriculum, indigenous language

The Nigerian Educational Research and Development Council (NERDC), on Friday promised to support Kogi Government on teachers’ training, production of curriculum and indigenous languages.

Kogi government to establish technical colleges in 21 LGAs

Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi on Wednesday, says his administration has concluded plan to establish more technical colleges across the 21 local government areas of the state.

Kogi commissioner organizes skills acquisition for 150 youths

The Kogi Commissioner for Education, Science & Technology, Mrs Rosemary Osikoya, has organised a three-day skills acquisiton programme for over 150 youths and women in the state.

Kogi government condemns burning of Senator Melaye’s constituency projects in Lokoja

The Kogi State government has condemned the burning of four of the constituency projects of Senator Dino Melaye in Lokoja, the state capital by some arsonists due for commissioning Wednesday.

Hoodlums destroy, burn Senator Dino Melaye’s constituency projects

Hoodlums in the early hours of Tuesday destroyed and set ablaze some constituency projects embarked upon by senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West senatorial district of the state.

Governor Bello promises zero tolerance to examination malpractice in Kogi

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi on Tuesday pledged the state government’s readiness to ensure zero tolerance to examination malpractice in both public and private secondary schools across the state.

Kogi govt adopts stringent measures against exam malpractice

Worried by West African Examination Council (WAEC)’s banning of 47 secondary schools from serving as examination centres following incessant malpractices, the Kogi government has adopted stringent measures to check the trend.

Kogi govt bans 47 schools from 2018 WASSCE over exam malpractice

Kogi State government has banned 47 schools from presenting candidates in the 2018 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).

WAEC bans 47 secondary schools in Kogi

The West African Examination Council has banned 47 secondary schools accused of aiding and abetting examination malpractice in Kogi State, from serving as centres for its examinations.

Kogi govt solicits media support on environmental law campaign

Kogi State Government has solicited the co-operation of media organisations in the state to help in sensitising the people on the need to obey environmental sanitation laws.

Flood: Some Kogi residents unwilling to relocate from dangerous plains – Commissioner

Kogi state Commissioner for Environment and Natural Resources, Rosemary Osikoya, on Saturday appealed to residents of the state whose houses were located in flood plains, to vacate those areas.

Floods: Kogi govt orders evacuation in affected areas

The Kogi Government on Thursday ordered the immediate evacuation of traders, shanties and temporary structures around NATCO Junction of the Okene/Lokoja/Abuja Expressway in Lokoja.

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