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‘Don’t Marginalize Igala People’, Kogi East Elders Beg New Governor Yahaya Bello

A group, the Kogi East Elders Council (KEEC), has urged Governor Yahaya Bello to keep the historical bonds that unite ethnic groups in Kogi State dating back to the Kabba Province. The group, in a statement yesterday in Lokoja, said the tragedy of maladministration, which characterised the state since its creation, was at the expense […]

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Kogi 2016: West, Central unite to end Igalas’ 24-year Lugard House occupancy

The Kogi central and Kogi west forum for Equity and Justice held a meeting in the federal capital territory on Monday to plan ahead of next year’s governorship election in the state. The meeting was attended by over 100 representatives of the 12 local government areas of the two senatorial districts. The forum alleged that […]

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Igala race is responsible for bad governance in Kogi, says Dangana Ocheja

As gubernatorial election in Kogi State hots up, a former Senator and one time Chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, Dangana Ocheja has blamed the Igala ethnic nationality for leadership failure of the state. Speaking at a forum of Igala All Progressives Congress in Abuja, which played host to a gubernatorial aspirant, Air Vice Marshall […]