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APC Chairmanship: Yahaya Bello’s posters flood Abuja

Barely 48 hours after leaving office, posters of the immediate past Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello have been sighted in Abuja. Bello’s posters were sighted around the Federal Secretariat and on walls and fences of structures around the All Progressives Congress, APC, national secretariat on Blantyre Street at Wuse 2 in Abuja. His posters carried the inscription: “APC Next Level. ...

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Kogi State gov, Bello freezes state accounts

The Kogi State Government has ordered the freezing of all state and local government accounts with immediate effect. A statement signed by the Commissioner for Finance, Asiwaju Asiru Idris said no imprest or any form of payment should be made to anyone from government accounts henceforth. According to the statement, “All Standing Orders and Investment Instructions are hereby Cancelled forthwith. ...

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Kogi Guber: APC won because it presented a popular candidate- Gov Bello

Governor Yahaya Bello has said that elections in Kogi State have gone beyond ethnic sentiment, stressing that the All Progressives Congress (APC) won the November 11 poll because it presented a popular candidate and did not base its electioneering campaign on tribe. Bello said this at an APC stakeholder meeting held at the Government House in Lokoja on Saturday. He ...

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Kogi Guber: APC will win with a wide margin- Gov Bello

Kogi State’s Governor Yahaya Bello has assured supporters that the All Progressives Congress (APC) the ruling party will win the forthcoming governorship election in the North Central state with a wide margin. He said the party will win because of the unprecedented achievements of his administration. The governor reiterated the state government’s commitment to cooperate with the Armed Forces in ...

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Kogi Guber: Gov Bello assures Tinubu, says he is in charge

Ahead of the November 11 governorship election, Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has vowed to ensure no violence is recorded during the poll. Bello assured President Bola Tinubu and the National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Abdullahi Ganduje, of a violent-free election. Addressing APC supporters in Okene on Saturday, Bello said: “From Kogi East to Kogi West ...

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Kogi guber election will be the most peaceful ever- Gov Bello

Kogi Governor Yahaya Bello has assured the governorship election billed for November 11, 2023 would be the most peaceful ever held in the State. The Governor has also reiterated that he has no blood relationship with the APC governorship candidate in the state, Alhaji Usman Ododo, contrary to the propaganda by opposition, noting that he emerged based on merit, through ...

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Kogi Guber: Gov Yayah Bello denies planning to arrest ADC candidate

The Kogi State Government has said there is no plan to arrest the governorship candidate of the African Democratic Congress, ADC, Hon Leke Abejide. This was disclosed by Kingsley Fanwo, the Commissioner for Information in the State. Recall that Justice Ahmed Ramat Mohammed of the Federal High Court in Abuja had ordered the Director General, Department of State Services, DSS, ...

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Kogi 2023: Scores of PDP members defect to APC

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has received defectors from the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) from Olamaboro Local Government Area, led by Senator Attai Aidoko-Ali to the All Progressives Congress (APC). The governor, who received the defectors in Government House, Lokoja, expressed satisfaction with the level of unity existing among various ethnic groups in the state. Bello, going down memory lane, ...

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Kogi Guber: Gov Bello is afraid of me- SDP candidate

The Governorship candidate of the Social Democratic Party, (SDP) for the Kogi November 11 guber election, Muritala Yakubu Ajaka has said that his strength in winning the election lies in the massive support of the electorate across the state for his candidacy. This is just as he expressed optimism in the INEC, Security Agencies and all stakeholders in exercising professionalism ...

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Yahaya Bello: I have learnt a lot of lessons from Tinubu

The Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello of Kogi State on Friday told Bola Tinubu, the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, that he learnt a lot from what Tinubu taught him He made this remark when Tinubu visited him in Abuja, barely 72 hours after the former Lagos State governor’s emergence as the flag presidential bearer of ...

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