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Kogi Workers on strike are genuine civil servants – Labour 

Yahaya Bello of Kogi State...strike continues in his state

*Reply Governor Yahaya Bello *He’s owing more than two months, he knows too Leadership of organised labour in Kogi state on Tuesday told the state governor, Yahaya Bello that workers on strike are genuine workers and not political civil servants. The state Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) chairman, Comrade Onuh Edoka …

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You are political civil servants – Bello to striking workers

Yahaya Bello of Kogi State...pay workers

*We are owing only August, September salaries Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has labelled the workers who are on strike in his state as “political civil servants.” He made this assertion while speaking with State House Correspondents after his meeting with President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday. Speaking about the strike action …

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Kogi Gov’s aides brutalise another journalist

Kogi Government House Mobile Policeman assaulting the journalist

*Threatening to kill him Wale Odunsi, deputy editor of Daily Post missed death by the whiskers on Wednesday as a mobile police personnel attached to the Government House in Kogi threatened to shoot the journalist. He was beaten to the ground with gun pointed at his head. Odunsi was one …

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Ebira Peace Foundation writes Kogi Governor, Yahaya Bello

Yahaya Bello Kogi state governor…Ebira

*Rejig your cabinet, change approach or kiss Lugard House goodbye in 2020 From Asuku Obaro Your Excellency, although there’s nothing fundamentally wrong for an elected leader like you to have a few friends or family members around as political appointees, so far as such an action do not relegate competence …

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188,580 electorates sign to have Senator Dino Melaye recalled

Governor Yahaya Bello and Senator Dino Melaye...tango over Local Government

*Governor Bello is behind my plight *INEC explains how he would be recalled successfully Senator Dino Melaye may eventually enter the record books as the first democrat to be recalled in this Republic if the current movement succeeds which he has blamed the state governor, Yahaya Bello as the person …

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Local Government: Dino Melaye sues Governor Bello, Kogi Assembly

Governor Yahaya Bello and Senator Dino Melaye...tango over Local Government

*Wants their actions declared illegal, null and void Senator Dino Melaye (Kogi West senatorial district) on Thursday sued the Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello, the State House of Assembly and others before the Federal High Court, sitting in Lokoja over the non-conduct of local government election. Dino in the suit …

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Can Kogi Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello learn from Goodluck Jonathan?

Yahaya Bello of Kogi State...pay workers

*Both men are from minority groups From Shaibu Stephen Ojate Governor of Kogi State, Alhaji Yahaya Bello shares some political similarities with erstwhile President of Nigeria, Dr Goodluck Ebele Jonathan. Both rose to power by providence. Goodluck Jonathan became the President of Nigeria through the death of his principal, late …

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One unhappy year of Gov Bello in Kogi needs revisit – Rights group

Yahaya Bello Kogi state governor…Ebira

*Challenges House of Assembly to wake up to their Constitutional roles Old politics are doomed, as the accelerating internationalisation of the market economy is met by the continuous decline of representative democracy. The impotency of the present administration in Kogi state to control effectively the market forces, in order to …

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Kogi state on the verge of losing star coaches, athletes

There are strong indications that come 2017 there will be mass exodus of star coaches and athletes from Kogi state to other prospective states who are willing to present better welfare packages for them. States like Gombe, Lagos, Kano, Kebbi, Niger, Plateau, Nasarawa, Edo, Ogun, Cross Rivers and Bauchi have …

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NUJ demands immediate release of Friday Ogungbemi by Kogi DSS

*Condemns continued assault on journalists *Welcomes release of kidnapped journalist but… Some Nigerian politicians, in yet another characteristic form are gradually inching the country towards joining countries that shame the African continent, in terms of attacks on the media by some members of the political leadership. The release was signed …

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