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Court Nullifies Impeachment Of Former Kogi Deputy Gov Achuba

Court Nullifies Impeachment Of Former Kogi Deputy Gov Achuba

The impeachment of former Kogi State deputy governor, Simon Achuba, in October last year has been nullified by a State High Court in Lokoja, the state capital. The State House of Assembly had impeached the…

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Kogi Election:  Bello Has Ordered For My Assassination, Says  SDP Gov Candidate, Akpoti

Kogi Election: Bello Has Ordered For My Assassination, Says SDP Gov Candidate, Akpoti

The Social Democratic Party, SDP, governorship candidate in Kogi State, Natasha Akpoti, has alleged that Yahaya Bello ordered her assassination. She made this statement via her official twitter page saying “Gov Yahaya Bello has ordered…

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INEC Warns Politicians Against Blackmail, Grandstanding

INEC Warns Politicians Against Blackmail, Grandstanding

The Independent National Electoral Commission has warned politicians against using the verdict of the courts as basis for grandstanding and electoral blackmail. The warning was issued on Thursday barely 24 hours after the judgment of…

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Why Kogi Panel Cleared Former Deputy Gov Of Gross Misconduct

Why Kogi Panel Cleared Former Deputy Gov Of Gross Misconduct

The probe panel, which investigated the former Deputy Governor of Kogi State, Mr. Simon Achuba, on allegations of gross misconduct, returned a not-guilty verdict against him because none of the six-point charge against him was…

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Outrage As Kogi CJ Swears In New Deputy Gov

Outrage As Kogi CJ Swears In New Deputy Gov

Amid rising criticism over perceived illegal removal of his predecessor, Mr. Simon Achuba, from office, former Chief of Staff to Kogi State governor, Mr. Edward Onoja, yesterday took oath of office as the new deputy…

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Impeachment Of Achuba Illegal, Unconstitutional – NBA

Impeachment Of Achuba Illegal, Unconstitutional – NBA

By Augustine Akhilomen The Nigerian Bar Association has described the impeachment of Deputy Governor of Kogi State, Simon Achuba by the State House of Assembly as illegal and unconstitutional. In a statement issued on Monday…

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Why The Kogi Assembly Illegality Must Not Stand

Why The Kogi Assembly Illegality Must Not Stand

By Unoigbokhai Adamu Surprisingly, but not unexpected, the Kogi State House of Assembly on Monday yet again enacted a shameful act in its chain of illegalities, by clearing Edward Onoja, the former chief of staff…

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Why Kogi Assembly Can’t Impeach Achuba —Senate Minority Leader

Why Kogi Assembly Can’t Impeach Achuba —Senate Minority Leader

The minority leader of the Senate, Senator Enyinnaya Abaribe has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in the impeachment of Kogi State Deputy Governor, Mr Simon Achuba by the House of Assembly. Abaribe, in…

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Just In: Kogi CJ Swears In Onoja As Deputy Governor

Just In: Kogi CJ Swears In Onoja As Deputy Governor

By Augustine Akhilomen Edward Onoja has finally been sworn in as Governor Yahaya Bello’s new Deputy Governor of Kogi State. Onaja was sworn in on Monday by the State House of Assembly during a plenary…

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Just In: Kogi Assembly Confirms Onoja As Gov Bello’s Deputy

Just In: Kogi Assembly Confirms Onoja As Gov Bello’s Deputy

The Kogi State House of Assembly, on Monday, confirmed Chief David Onoja, as the Deputy Governor of the state. This followed the impeachment of Elder Simon Achuba last week by the House. It was gathered…

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