• Kogi Assembly Pledges Improved Agriculture Budget In 2019 - Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)

    Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)
    Kogi Assembly Pledges Improved Agriculture Budget In 2019
    Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)
    Kogi state House of Assembly has pledged to improve the percentage budgetary allocation to the agriculture sector in 2019 to ensure the attainment of the 2003 Maputo Declaration stipulating a minimum of 10 per cent for the sector. Abdulkareem Kekere ...
  • Contestants want Kogi West APC Senatorial contest annulled - The Nation Newspaper

    The Nation Newspaper
    Contestants want Kogi West APC Senatorial contest annulled
    The Nation Newspaper
    Three of the aspirants who contested and lost the Kogi West Senatorial district primary have asked the National Working Committee of the party to declare null and void the outcome of the primary which produced former NUJ President, Smart Adeyemi as the ...
    Wamakko, Adeyemi, Oseni, Echocho win APC senatorial tickets in Sokoto, KogiGuardian (blog)
    Nigeria: Wamakko, Adeyemi, Oseni, Echocho Win
  • Alleged misconduct: SDP suspends Kogi chapter chair - Daily Sun

    Daily Sun
    Alleged misconduct: SDP suspends Kogi chapter chair
    Daily Sun
    Okwe Obi, Abuja. The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) has suspended the chairman of Kogi State Chapter, Abdullahi Amodu, for alleged gross misconduct and insubordination. The suspension letter, which was ...
    SDP suspends Kogi chapter chairman over alleged misconductTODAY.NGall 2 news articles »
  • World Teachers Day: Kogi teachers demand full salary - Pulse Nigeria

    Pulse Nigeria
    World Teachers Day: Kogi teachers demand full salary
    Pulse Nigeria
    The state's chapter of the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT), made the demand in a statement issued on Friday in Lokoja, to commemorate the day. Published: 10:50 , Refreshed: 10:34; Pulse News Agency Local by NAN. Print; eMail ...and more »
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  • APC Kogi West senatorial aspirants protest over primary - Daily Trust

    APC Kogi West senatorial aspirants protest over primary
    Daily Trust
    Three aspirants in the All Progressives Congress (APC) Kogi-West Senatorial primary yesterday protested at the party's national secretariat in Abuja over the recent conduct of the primary. Dr. Williams Toyin Akanle, Chief (Mrs) Doyin Ibikunle Eshanumi ...
  • SDP suspends Kogi chairman over alleged misconduct, insubordination - Daily Post Nigeria

    SDP suspends Kogi chairman over alleged misconduct, insubordination
    Daily Post Nigeria
    The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Social Democratic Party (SDP), Friday suspended the Chairman of Kogi State Chapter of the party, Alhaji Abdullahi Amodu for alleged gross misconduct and insubordination.
  • Kogi teachers demand full payment of salaries - Daily Sun

    Daily Sun
    Kogi teachers demand full payment of salaries
    Daily Sun
    Emmanuel Adeyemi, Lokoja. Teachers in Kogi State Friday rejected the current percentage payment of their salaries and demand for the payment of their hundred percent salaries as it is been paid to their counterparts in the State civil service. Primary ...
    Kogi teachers decry unpaid salaries, poor working conditionsDaily Trust
    World teachers day: 'We have no reason to celebrate' ― Kogi teachersNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release
  • Flooding: NEMA declares Benue, Kogi, Niger, Kwara, 8 others worst affected states - Vanguard

    Vanguard
    Flooding: NEMA declares Benue, Kogi, Niger, Kwara, 8 others worst affected states
    Vanguard
    Receives UN Commendation After its assessment, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has declared 12 states along the River Niger and Benue as worst affected by flood disaster this year while other states are being monitored.and more »
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  • Melaye, Adeyemi win Kogi-West senatorial tickets - The Punch

    The Punch
    Melaye, Adeyemi win Kogi-West senatorial tickets
    The Punch
    Gbenga Odogun, Lokoja. The rivalry between a two-time senator, Smart Adeyemi and the incumbent senator representing Kogi-West, Dino Melaye, has resurfaced as both emerged winner on different platforms to represent Kogi-West Senatorial District.
    APC primaries: Adeyemi, Echocho Oseni emerge party's senatorial candidates in KogiDaily Post Nigeria
    Kogi west: It's Melaye vs Smart Adeyemi againTheCable
    Smart Adeyemi picks APC senato
  • 2019: Ex-Kogi Governor, Idris Wada's wife looses PDP Rep ticket in Abia - Daily Post Nigeria

    Daily Post Nigeria
    2019: Ex-Kogi Governor, Idris Wada's wife looses PDP Rep ticket in Abia
    Daily Post Nigeria
    Ijeoma Wada, the wife of the former Governor of Kogi State, Capt. Idris Wada, on Thursday, lost the bid to secure the ticket to represent Ikwuano/Umuahia constituency in the National Assembly. Mrs. Wada, who contested for the Rep ticket on the platform ...and more »
  • LG workers laud Kogi govt over salaries - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)

    NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
    LG workers laud Kogi govt over salaries
    NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
    Local government workers in Kogi State on Sunday lauded the state government for its decision to increase their monthly percentage salary from 30 per cent to 54 per cent. The workers under the aegis of the Medical and Health Workers Union of Nigeria ...
  • PDP denies election of Sen. Aidoko in primary in Kogi - Vanguard

    Vanguard
    PDP denies election of Sen. Aidoko in primary in Kogi
    Vanguard
    The Peoples Democratic Party has denied the purported election of Senator Aidoko for the Kogi Eastern Senatorial District. A statement in Lokoja on Wednesday, signed by the Returning Officer, Sam Abenemi, the State Secretary of PDP, Faruk Yahaya, and ...and more »
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  • 2019: Why Kogi Central PDP primary is a charade, criminal – Senatorial aspirant, Ajanah - Daily Post Nigeria

    Daily Post Nigeria
    2019: Why Kogi Central PDP primary is a charade, criminal – Senatorial aspirant, Ajanah
    Daily Post Nigeria
    A Senatorial aspirant for Kogi Central Senatorial District on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Honourable Muhammad Omeiza Ajanah, has described the just-concluded primaries in the zone as a charade, blaming the leadership of the party ...
    Ogembe wins PDP Kogi central ticket, promises quality representationNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blo
  • PDP primaries: Party disowns purported election held in Kogi East - Daily Post Nigeria

    Daily Post Nigeria
    PDP primaries: Party disowns purported election held in Kogi East
    Daily Post Nigeria
    The Peoples Democratic Party has disowned the purported primary election said to have been held for the Kogi Eastern Senatorial District which produced a serving lawmaker at the National Assembly, Sen. Atai Aidoko as the winner through affirmation.
    Dino clinches Kogi West PDP senatorial ticketDaily Trust
    Dino Melaye Clinches Kogi PDP Senate TicketSaharaReporters.com
    2019: Melaye wins Kogi wes
  • Kogi West APC stakeholders raise alarm over alleged plan to divert election materials to govt. house - Daily Post Nigeria

    Daily Post Nigeria
    Kogi West APC stakeholders raise alarm over alleged plan to divert election materials to govt. house
    Daily Post Nigeria
    Ahead of today's rescheduled All Progressives Congress (APC) senatorial primary election in Kogi State, the Kogi West APC Stakeholders has raised the alarm over alleged plans to divert Primary Election Materials to Kogi Govt. House.
  • Kogi East APC senatorial aspirant alleges intimidation, threats - Daily Trust

    Daily Trust
    Kogi East APC senatorial aspirant alleges intimidation, threats
    Daily Trust
    Ahead of today's rescheduled All Progressives Congress (APC) senatorial primary election in Kogi, an aspirant for Kogi East Senatorial ticket, Prince Yahaya Audu has raised the alarm over an alleged intimidation and threats to his life. Special Adviser ...
    Yahaya Audu, APC Senatorial Aspirant In Kogi Alleges Threats To His LifeNaija Newsall 2 news articles »
  • Confusion surrounds death of Kogi Poly Lecturer - Premium Times

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    Confusion surrounds death of Kogi Poly Lecturer
    Premium Times
    Confusion surrounds the sudden death of Yakubu Nataala, one of the lecturers in Kogi State Polytechnic, who died at his residence in Lokoja on Sunday. Sources told PREMIUM TIMES that Mr Nataala slumped and died due to frustration over non-payment of ...
    Kogi polytechnic lecturer reportedly slumps, dies over non-payment of salaryDaily Post Nigeria
    Lecturer Slumps And Dies In Kogi State Over Non Payment Of Salaries &
  • Niger, Kogi, Plateau govs pardon 296 prisoners - The Punch

    The Punch
    Niger, Kogi, Plateau govs pardon 296 prisoners
    The Punch
    Enyioha Opara, Gbenga Odogun, and Friday Olokor. The Governors of Niger State, Abubakar Bello; Kogi State, Yahaya Bello; and Plateau State, Simon Lalong, pardoned a total of 296 prisoners on Monday, in commemoration of Nigeria's 58th independence ...and more »
  • APC presidential primaries: Buhari scores 100% in Kogi - Pulse Nigeria

    Pulse Nigeria
    APC presidential primaries: Buhari scores 100% in Kogi
    Pulse Nigeria
    Alhaji Abdulahi Bello, chairman of the party in the state, who is also the Chief Returning Officer of the primary election, on Saturday night declared that the president scored 100 per cent of the total votes cast. Published: 30.09.2018; Pulse News ...
    PMB Wins With 387, 003 Votes Through Direct Primary In KogiLeadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)all 568 news articles »
  • Strike paralyses activities in Kwara, Kano, Kogi hospitals - The Punch

    Strike paralyses activities in Kwara, Kano, Kogi hospitals
    The Punch
    SUCCESS NWOGU, TED ODOGWU and GBENGA ODOGUN. The anguish of patients of public hospitals across the country has worsened as a result of the ongoing strike embarked upon by the organised labour. When one of our correspondents visited the ...
  • Saraki has no hand in our Kogi affairs, says PDP - The Punch

    The Punch
    Saraki has no hand in our Kogi affairs, says PDP
    The Punch
    Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja. The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party has said that the President of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, is not involved in the affairs of the party's chapter in Kogi State. National Publicity Secretary of the party ...
    Kogi PDP: Plots to manipulate senatorial primaries uncoveredVanguard
    Kogi NASS aspirants kick over disqualificationNew Telegraph Newspaper
    Crisis in Kogi over senatorial tick
  • Army seizes 45000 litres crude oil in Kogi - The Punch

    The Punch
    Army seizes 45000 litres crude oil in Kogi
    The Punch
    Gbenga Odogun, Lokoja. The Nigerian Army Records, Lokoja, has announced the seizure of 45,000 litres of crude oil from suspected vandals. The crude oil was handed over to the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Kogi State command on ...
  • Applicant dies during FRSC recruitment in Kogi - The Punch

    The Punch
    Applicant dies during FRSC recruitment in Kogi
    The Punch
    A male applicant on Tuesday died during the Federal Road Safely Corp recruitment in Lokoja, the Kogi State capita. The FRSC Sector Commander, Segun Martins, who confirmed the death of the male applicant, however, did not give details. READ ALSO: ...
    FRSC job seeker collapses, dies in KogiDaily Post Nigeria
    Applicant Dies At FRSC Recruitment Exercise In KogiSaharaReporters.com
    FRSC job seeker reportedly collapses, dies in Ko
  • Stop move to sabotage Kogi PDP, group tells Secondus - The Punch

    The Punch
    Stop move to sabotage Kogi PDP, group tells Secondus
    The Punch
    warns PDP leaders against imposition of candidates. A group, Peoples Democratic Party Youth Frontier, has called on the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Prince Uche Secondus, and the leadership of the party, to halt what it described as a plot ...
    Stop plot to sabotage PDP, Kogi state; PDP youth frontier tells SecondusVanguard
    Youth group warns of ticking time bomb in Kogi PDPNAIJA.NGall 40 news articles &raq
  • FRSC job seeker collapses, dies in Kogi - Premium Times

    Premium Times
    FRSC job seeker collapses, dies in Kogi
    Premium Times
    The ongoing nationwide recruitment exercise being conducted by the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) was disrupted for hours in Lokoja on Tuesday when one of the applicants collapsed suddenly and died. The Kogi State Sector Commander of the FRSC, ...and more »
  • Kogi without council polls steeping in corruption - Daily Trust

    Daily Trust
    Kogi without council polls steeping in corruption
    Daily Trust
    Civil Society Organisations and rights activists in Kogi State have described the non conduct of local council election in the state over the last two years as act that encourages corruption, lack of transparency and accountability at the third tear of ...
  • Youths to party leaders: PDP'll die in Kogi if you impose Aidoko on us - Vanguard

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    Youths to party leaders: PDP'll die in Kogi if you impose Aidoko on us
    Vanguard
    By Boluwaji Obahopo. LOKOJA—Any attempt to impose Senator Attai Aidoko as the next Senatorial candidate of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for Kogi East will signal the end of the party in the state, the party's youths have warned. A political pressure ...
    Kogi PDP 2019: Bribery allegations rock NASS Screening/Appeal CommitteeTHISDAY Newspapers
    Kogi group protest 'imposition' of candidateThe Natio
  • Kogi Salary Saga: The Terror Of Figures - Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)

    Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)
    Kogi Salary Saga: The Terror Of Figures
    Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)
    Penultimate week, the kogi state government went to town , hands –on –head , blaring alarm signals to alert Nigerians of the discovery –via painstaking pension audit , a humongous unappetizing variety of malevolent freestyle assault on the state's ...
  • Kogi school where learning is a nightmare - New Telegraph Newspaper

    New Telegraph Newspaper
    Kogi school where learning is a nightmare
    New Telegraph Newspaper
    DE CAY. With the level of decay of 40-year-old Ofante Community High School, Ofante-Ogugu in Kogi State, where learning has become a nightmare, the community and the old students are calling on the state government to rescue the school. CALEB ...
  • Group protests alleged imposition in Kogi - Daily Trust

    Daily Trust
    Group protests alleged imposition in Kogi
    Daily Trust
    A group, APC Vanguard, has dragged Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State to the APC National Chairman, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, accusing him of plotting to foist Sen. Smart Adeyemi as the preferred aspirant for Kogi West Senatorial District.
    Kogi APC Endorses Smart Adeyemi For SenateLeadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)all 2 news articles »
  • Osinbajo in Kogi as flood kills 108, displaces 141369 - The Punch

    The Punch
    Osinbajo in Kogi as flood kills 108, displaces 141369
    The Punch
    Chukwudi Akasike, Ifeanyi Onuba and Gbenga Odogun. Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has pledged the Federal Government's assistance for Kogi State communities ravaged by flood. The Vice-President made the pledge on Monday while on a visit to the ...
    Osinbajo visits Kogi as flood kills 108NAIJA.NG
    Osinbajo visits Kogi flood victims, assures of FG's supportsDaily Trust
    FG Will Offer Assistance To Kogi Flood Victims –
  • Group accuse Yahaya Bello of imposing Adeyemi on Kogi West - The Nation Newspaper

    The Nation Newspaper
    Group accuse Yahaya Bello of imposing Adeyemi on Kogi West
    The Nation Newspaper
    The All Progressives Congress (APC) Vanguard in Kogi West Senatorial District has warned against the imposition of Senator Smart Adeyemi as candidate of the party by the stage Governor, Yahaya Bello saying such an action will be a receipt for defeat in ...and more »
  • Kogi, Bayelsa, Anambra… States that had inconclusive elections due to vote cancellations - Internatinal Centre For Investigative Reporting (press release) (blog)

    Internatinal Centre For Investigative Reporting (press release) (blog)
    Kogi, Bayelsa, Anambra… States that had inconclusive elections due to vote cancellations
    Internatinal Centre For Investigative Reporting (press release) (blog)
    THE Saturday's governorship in Osun State was declared inconclusive and will now be concluded on Thursday, September 27. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) explained that the number of registered voters in polling units where ...
  • Kogi PDP elders say NASS Screening C'tee compromised - Vanguard

    Vanguard
    Kogi PDP elders say NASS Screening C'tee compromised
    Vanguard
    Fresh crisis is reportedly rocking the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kogi State as the Kogi West Elders Forum (KWEF) of the party has accused the National Assembly Screening/Appeal Committees) of moves to sabotage the goodwill the party enjoy due ...
    Kogi PDP 2019: Group accuses NASS screening committee of collecting bribeGuardian (blog)
    Kogi PDP 2019: Bribery allegations rock National Assembly Screening/Appeal Comm
  • Kogi council workers lauds gov't on “up to date” salary payment - Vanguard

    Vanguard
    Kogi council workers lauds gov't on “up to date” salary payment
    Vanguard
    …seeks 100 % salary regularization. BY BOLUWAJI OBAHOPO, LOKOJA. Local government workers in Kogi State have called on the state government to ensure 100 percent regularization of their salaries. Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State. The council ...and more »
  • PDP Disqualifies Four Senatorial Aspirants in Kogi - THISDAY Newspapers

    THISDAY Newspapers
    PDP Disqualifies Four Senatorial Aspirants in Kogi
    THISDAY Newspapers
    By Victor Ogunje in Ado Ekiti and Yekini Jimoh in Lokoja. The screening committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in charge of Kogi State has disqualified four senatorial aspirants from Kogi West for contravening the guidelines. THISDAY reliably ...
    2019: PDP disqualifies four Kogi senatorial aspirantsTODAY.NGall 13 news articles »
  • Bello: Kogi second most peaceful - The Nation Newspaper

    The Nation Newspaper
    Bello: Kogi second most peaceful
    The Nation Newspaper
    Kogi State Governor Yahaya Bello has described the state as the second most peaceful state in the country. He spoke at a rally organised in partnership with ActionAid Nigeria (AAN) and Participation Initiative for Behavioural Change in Development ...
  • Kogi second most peaceful state in Nigeria – Gov. Bello - The Nation Newspaper

    The Nation Newspaper
    Kogi second most peaceful state in Nigeria – Gov. Bello
    The Nation Newspaper
    Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has described the state as the second most peaceful state in the country. Bello disclosed this during a peaceful rally organised in partnership with ActionAid Nigeria (AAN) and Participation Initiative for Behavioural ...
  • Kogi PDP accuses INEC of “double standards” - Daily Trust

    Daily Trust
    Kogi PDP accuses INEC of “double standards”
    Daily Trust
    The People's Democratic Party in Kogi has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission of “double standards” after the regulator declared voting in Osun inconclusive. INEC cited the 353-vote margin between the two highest contenders PDP and ...and more »
  • Kogi LG workers to receive 54% of salary - The Punch

    The Punch
    Kogi LG workers to receive 54% of salary
    The Punch
    Local Government workers in Kogi State have applauded the state government for its decision to increase their monthly percentage salary from 30 per cent to 54 per cent with effect from this month. The state chapters of the Medical and Health Workers ...
    Kogi LG workers now to receive 54% of salaryPulse Nigeria
    Kogi Govt. To Pay LG. Worker 54% Of SalaryNaija News
    LG workers laud Kogi govt over salariesNIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (
  • World Bank supports vulnerable groups in Kogi - Daily Trust

    Daily Trust
    World Bank supports vulnerable groups in Kogi
    Daily Trust
    The World Bank in collaboration with the Kogi State government has identified seven local government areas in the state for special intervention in the areas of social and infrastructural development for vulnerable groups. The General Manager, Kogi ...
  • Flood: Kogi, Anambra, Others Need Help! - THISDAY Newspapers

    THISDAY Newspapers
    Flood: Kogi, Anambra, Others Need Help!
    THISDAY Newspapers
    The devastating effects of some of the recent downpour in certain parts of the country particularly, Kogi and Anambra States have shown that it is one disaster the states alone can no longer manage. They obviously require the help of the federal ...
  • Agony, pains of Kogi flood victims - Daily Trust

    Daily Trust
    Agony, pains of Kogi flood victims
    Daily Trust
    Abdulmumuni Idris of Akpaku village in Kotonkarfe Local Government Area of Kogi State was hopeful of bumper harvest in the next few months from his flourishing 10-hectare rice field situated along the bank of the River Niger. However, that hope has ...
  • Pay our arrears, Kogi LG workers beg Bello - The Punch

    The Punch
    Pay our arrears, Kogi LG workers beg Bello
    The Punch
    Gbenga Odogun. The organised labour in the Local Government Areas of the Kogi State have called on the state government to pay the percentages of salaries owed by previous administrations as soon as possible. The leadership of the state chapter of the ...
  • Screening: PDP NWC assures Kogi NASS aspirants of fairness - Vanguard

    Vanguard
    Screening: PDP NWC assures Kogi NASS aspirants of fairness
    Vanguard
    The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called for calm among its National Assembly aspirants in Kogi. The party made the call in a statement issued by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan, on Saturday in ...
    Screening: PDP NWC assures Kogi National Assembly aspirants of fairnessThe Eagle Onlineall 12 news articles »
  • Kogi Has Lost N100bn To Flooding – Govt — Leadership Newspaper - Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)

    Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)
    Kogi Has Lost N100bn To Flooding – Govt — Leadership Newspaper
    Leadership Newspaper (press release) (blog)
    Kogi Has Lost N100bn To Flooding – Govt The Kogi State Governmenthas said the state has lost of N100 billion to the unfortunate flood ravaging some parts of ...
    Official: Kogi has lost N100 billion to floodingTODAY.NGall 2 news articles »
  • Kogi flood: Victims lament dearth of basic amenities at IDPs camps - Guardian (blog)

    Guardian (blog)
    Kogi flood: Victims lament dearth of basic amenities at IDPs camps
    Guardian (blog)
    Victims of this year's flooding in Kogi State are asking the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and the Federal Government to ensure relief materials meant for those affected are taken to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camps and ...
  • World Peace Day: Kogi govt canvasses for peace, unity - The Punch

    The Punch
    World Peace Day: Kogi govt canvasses for peace, unity
    The Punch
    The Kogi Government joined the rest of the world in marking the International Peace Day, appealing to all and sundry in the state to embrace peace and unity. Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi, who made the appeal in Lokoja on Friday during the Peace Day ...
    Kogi governor urges youth to shun violenceDaily Trust
    Flood: Communities In Kogi State Are Drowning – Bello Cries Out To BuhariNaija News
    World Peace Day: Kogi
  • Kogi has lost N100bn to flood, says Yahaya Bello - TheCable

    TheCable
    Kogi has lost N100bn to flood, says Yahaya Bello
    TheCable
    Yahaya Bello, governor of Kogi state, says the state has lost N100 billion to flood. Flood has rendered a lot of people homeless across 10 local government areas of the state. Bello has since sought the intervention of President Muhammadu Buhari to ...
  • NSCDC posts officers to assist Kogi, Niger flood victims - The Punch

    The Punch
    NSCDC posts officers to assist Kogi, Niger flood victims
    The Punch
    Adelani Adepegba, Abuja. The Commandant-General, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Abdullahi Muhammadu, has deployed disaster management officers in all areas affected by flood in the country, including Kogi, Niger, Delta and Anambra states ...and more »
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