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Latest Kogi News For Saturday, May 18th, 2019



FG Recognises Kogi As Oil-producing State, To Get Oil Derivation Fund

Good morning, Nigeria, welcome to Naija News roundup of Kogi state news headlines for today Saturday, May 18th, 2019.

Below is a roundup of top stories emanating from Kogi state, north-central Nigeria.

1. Investigative Journalists Complete Investigation In Yahaya Bello’s Kogi

A group of investigative journalists, who are members of the Nigerian Guild of Investigative Journalists (NGIJ), have concluded it one-week assessment tour of Kogi state, north-central Nigeria currently governed by Yahaya Bello. Naija News reports NGIJ President, Wale Abydeen, made this known in a statement issued during the week.

2. Kogi State NYSC Coordinator Dies In Auto Crash

The Coordinator of the National Youth Service Corps in Kogi State, Oludolapo Ahile, has been reported dead. The Assistant Director, Public Relations, Kogi NYSC, Mr Adedapo Tayo, while speaking with NAN stated that Mrs Ahile and husband were involved in a ghastly accident on Keffi-Akwanga-Lafia highway, in Nasarawa State.

3. What Yahaya Bello Said About Death Of NYSC Coordinator

Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello has commiserated with the family of Michael Ahile and the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), over the demise of the Kogi state NYSC Coordinator, Mrs Oludolapo Ahile. Naija News reports that Mrs Ahile and her husband were involved in a road accident along the Keffi-Akwanga-Lafia highway in Nassarawa State. The critically injured woman died on Friday.

That’s Kogi news for today. Read more Nigerian news on Naija News. See you again tomorrow.