Monthly Archives: June 2017

KOGI EAST SENATORIAL DISTRICT SET TO BATTLE FOR SURVIVAL

The ball is now in the court of Kogi East Senatorial District as Secondary Schools in Igala land lock horns in Anyigba next week in a bid to secure N250, 000 worth of scholarships and the bragging rights for at … Continue reading

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UNIVERSITIES’ HIKE IN TUITION FEES ASTRONOMICAL

No fewer than 38 universities across the country have increased their tuition fees as a result of poor funding by the Federal and State governments. The Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Ibadan Chapter, Dr … Continue reading

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BREAKING: KOGI CENTRAL SENATORIAL DISTRICT PRODUCES REGIONAL FINALIST FOR 2017 ANA/ROTARY LITERARY CONTEST

The first of three Regional Finals in the prestigious 2017 ANA/ROTARY LITERARY CONTEST FOR SCHOOLS & COLLEGES took place today at Abdulaziz Memorial College, Okene. Schools from all five local government areas of Kogi Central Senatorial District were ably represented … Continue reading

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200, 000 HEALTH WORKERS TO REPLACE DOCTORS IN PHCs

The Federal Government has disclosed plans of engaging 200,000 community health extension workers as replacement to medical doctors operating in Primary Healthcare Centres (PHCs)nationwide. The Executive Director of the National Primary Health Care Development Centre (NPHCDA), Dr. Faisal Shuaib, made … Continue reading

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WE ARE UNDER PRESSURE TO RELEASE KIDNAP KINGPIN, SAYS POLICE CHIEF

Police authority in Lagos have revealed that the force is being pressurized to release billionaire kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike alias Evans. Evans was arrested penultimate Saturday from his mansion at Magodo Estate, Lagos for multiple kidnappings. A reward of N30 … Continue reading

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BREAKING: SCHOOLS AT WAR IN OKENE

Secondary Schools in Kogi Central Senatorial District will lock horns in Okene this week in a bid to secure N250, 000 worth of scholarships and the bragging rights for at least a year. The 2017 ANA/ROTARY LITERARY CONTEST FOR SCHOOLS … Continue reading

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SUITORS TO INCLUDE MOSQUITO NETS AS PART OF BRIDEPRICE IN SOKOTO STATE

Sokoto State Government has made a new law mandating potential suitors to add insecticide-treated mosquito nets to the brideprice they pay before getting married. This law is being implemented as a means of curbing malaria and spread of other diseases The … Continue reading

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2017 KOGI ANA/ROTARY LITERARY CONTEST: OVER 1, 000 ESSAY ENTRIES RECEIVED

Kogi State Chairman of the Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA), Dr. Kennedy Obohwemu has revealed that no less than 1,000 essay entries were received from students spread across the length and breadth of the state as the 2017 ANA/Rotary literary … Continue reading

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2017 ANA/ROTARY LITERARY CONTEST: SHORTLIST OF SCHOOLS FOR SUB-REGIONAL FINALS RELEASED

The 2017 ANA/ROTARY LITERARY CONTEST FOR SCHOOLS & COLLEGES kicked off in earnest last month with the Essay Writing category. The history-making multi-staged literary competition is geared towards encouraging healthy academic rivalry among youngsters. It is open to all public … Continue reading

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Africans head to US for Climate Reality Project Training in Seattle, Washington 

Generally people often use “global warming” and “climate change” interchangeably, the climate reality project training experts says that the two terms are different entirely. Fortunately, a non-profit environmental organization based in Nigeria, West Africa called “TEAM 54 PROJECT”, is creating a … Continue reading

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