Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Bayelsa, Kogi electorates elect new state governors today

The both parties are projected to retain power in their domain.

Governor, lawmakers draw battle line in Niger State

The lawmakers were said to have arrived the venue late and were prevented from entering the government house on the orders of the state governor.

INEC fixes date for fresh Kogi west senatorial election

The ruling is in favour of his opponent, Smart Adeyemi, who won at both the tribunal and the appellate court.

Kogi gets new deputy governor

The oath of office was administered to the new deputy governor by Justice Nasiru Ajanah, the Chief Judge of the State.

Kogi assembly removes deputy gov, guber running mate takes over

Meanwhile, Achuba is reported to have proclaimed himself as the authentic deputy governor of the state.

Buhari seeks Senate’s approval of 10bn for Kogi

The request is coming a month to the scheduled date for the governorship election wherein the state governor, Yahaya Bello, is seeking another term in office.

Again, Dino Melaye loses as Appeal Court orders fresh election

The election of the opposition lawmaker is been challenged by Smart Adeyemi of the ruling All Progressive Congress (APC).

Deputy speaker of Taraba assembly impeached

He is representing Yorro state constituency.

Kogi West: Dino Melaye appeals Tribunal judgement

The tribunal had recently nullified the election that produced Mr Melaye as representative of the senatorial district at the upper legislative chamber and ordered that a fresh election be conducted.

Why I want to be Kogi governor – Dino Melaye

The duo are yet to emerge officially as candidates of their party in the November 16 gubernatorial race.

Recently Published

Coronavirus: Buhari approves distribution of 150 trucks of smuggled rice

The approval is said to be one of the measures by the federal government to alleviate the pains of Nigerians.

Coronavirus: 6 new cases reported, total now 238

Of the six cases discovered, Kwara and Edo has two cases respectively while Rivers and the Federal Capital Territory have one case each.

Nigeria’s Coronavirus toll rises to 232

Presently there are 232 cases out of which 33 has been discharged having tested negative to the pandemic disease while 5 deaths has been recorded.

Coronavirus: Benue records first case, total now 89

The NCDC on Saturday afternoon announced that Benue recorded its first case while the remaining seven are from Lagos State bringing the total cases to 89.