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EYC Urges FG to Engage Russians to Complete Ajaokuta Company

July 26, 2017

The Ebira Youth Congress in Kogi has appealed to the Federal Government to engage TyazhPromExport (TPE), a Russian company, on bilateral agreement to complete the moribund Ajaokuta Steel Company.

Mr Baba Abdulrazak, President General of the congress, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Abuja that government should meet with TPE construction company to complete the remaining two per cent work for Ajaokuta to become operational.

He said the TPE company built Ajaokuta steel to its current level, adding that the Russians knew the remaining areas that should be completed.

He said that the company should not only complete the project but government should also concession the steel company to TPE to operate the project after completion for few years.

“The TPE is the original builder of Ajaokuta steel company; it has the requisite technology and manpower to bring the company on board.

” We are not against government reconcessioning t…

Alleged Assault On Okene DLG, The Truth Of The Matter

The attention of the media unit of Okene Local government has been drawn to rumour and unfounded allegations making round on social media that, the Administrator of Okene Local government, Hon. (Mall.) Abdulrazaq Muhammad ordered his Personal Assistant to molest the Local government DLG, Hajia Hawawu Owuda. We wish to state that, the information is false and an attempt to blackmail and malign the Local government Administrator.

Hon. Abdulrazaq by his nature and political history is a humble, religious and non violence politician who has since brought peace and decorum to the political atmosphere of Okene Local government.

It is normal for public office holders to disagree in the course of their official assignment but what happened yesterday right inside the office of the Administrator was a clear case of affront and insubordination on the part of the DLG.

Okene Local government Administrator by virtue of his appointment is the head of the Council an such, he gives lawful orders, dir…

[Video] Edward Onoja Speaks on Gov. Yahaya Bello's Fair Governance

The Chief of Staff to Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, Hon. Edward Onoja speaks on Gov Yahaya Bello's fair governance of Kogi State while discouraging Kogites from passing negative comments on the state government.
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By Baba AbdulrazakThe Chairman of J.O Omuya Foundation, Chief (Dr.) J. O. Omuya, has challenged the generality of Ebira students to strive for academic excellence if they must distinguish themselves and be successful in life. The Chairman gave the charge during the occasion of issuance of cheques of various sums of money to  over twenty students who benefitted from the third edition of the Chief J.O Omuya scholarship scheme, a division of Chief J.O Foundation, today 20th May, 2017 at Afims Hotel, Okene. In his remarks, Chief (Dr.) J. O. Omuya explained that some of his bitter childhood experiences as a student largely informed his desire to operate the scholarship scheme. In his word, " I toiled so hard to scale through my elementary and secondary schools". "Sometimes, I had to go days without reasonable food and l did all sorts of menial jobs to survive", Chief Omuya submitted.Appealing to parents to give priority to the education their children, Chief Omuya assur…


The executive chairman of Kogi Internal Revenue Service Board, ALHAJI OSENI YAKUBU*, who is known to be a young, active, diligent and humane to the services of the people and service to the New Direction government of His Excellency Alhaji Yahaya Adoza Bello.What gave birth to the upgrading of the commission?The former system lacks enough Staff and well trained staffs to undertake the system.On his resumption April 2016, the staffs' strength was at the range of motion 290 of which most of them are aged, untrained and the operation were manually carried out which was so slow to attain the Kogi state target.The most talked about and prominent among his achievements was the construction of the state revenue house that was highly financed and supported by the state government under the leadership of His Excellency Alhaji Yahaya Adoza Bello and coordinated by our visionary and humble chairman in person of Alhaji Oseni Yakubu.With the completions of the project, more graduates which are…

Kogi Staff Screening; Lists of Uncleared Local Government Workers

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