Tag: Yahaya Bello

Presidency Hopeful, Yahaya Bello says zoning is not constitutionally recognised

The Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, has said the 1999 Constitution does not recognise the zoning of Presidency. The Governor who has not hidden his aspirations for the country’s number one office, said this while speaking on Friday at the First Annual GYB Seminar for Nigeria’s Political and Crime[Read More…]

2023: Nigerians in Diaspora endorse Yahaya Bello, open campaign office in Germany

Nigerians in Diaspora Network and Nigerians in Diaspora Organisation, have endorsed Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi as their candidate for the 2023 Presidency. The group made this known during a world press conference in Oberhausen, Germany as they also opened a campaign office to support the movement. In a statement[Read More…]

SPECIAL REPORT: Challenging Yahaya Bello’s Covid-19 Disinformation

Pastor Enoch Adeboye, a respected cleric in Nigeria created a major concern for officials promoting adherence to global health protocols and public vaccination against the coronavirus when he publicly endorsed the activities of Yahaya Bello, a sitting governor in Kogi state, North Central Nigeria. The pastor who visited the Governor[Read More…]

All Nigerians, including very objective elites are asking me to run for President in 2023 – Yahaya Bello

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, on Friday said he is considering running for President in 2023. “Nigerians, the youth and women, and all Nigerians, including very objective elites are asking me to run for President in 2023,” he made the comments while speaking on Channels Television’s Politics Today late Friday.[Read More…]

Yahaya Bello says APC has outperformed PDP’s 16 year achievement

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello says the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has performed beyond the 16-year achievement of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The Kogi Governor said this during an interview on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily. According to him, his party has delivered good governance to Nigerians. “Largely, APC has[Read More…]

‘Tinubu is a kingmaker, he will support a youthful president’ Yahaya Bello says

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has claimed that Bola Tinubu, the national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, will work for a youthful candidate in the race for the 2023 presidential election. Although both Tinubu and Bello are yet to announce their intention to contest for the position, it[Read More…]

How Kogi Government spent N90 Million on COVID-19 software

The Kogi State Government in 2020 spent a whopping sum of N90 million for a COVID-19 software which the contracted company, an Abuja-based technology company, Telnet Technology Limited, now offers for N300,000. This was revealed in an investigative report by Premium Times published on Friday. According to the report, the[Read More…]

The lawmakers in Kogi are unwilling to accept the COVID-19 vaccines

Senators and members of the House of Representatives from Kogi State have said they are not sure they will volunteer to get the COVID-19 vaccines. The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan had announced a two-week schedule for senators to get vaccinated as part of efforts to boost pubic confidence in the[Read More…]

Kogi, left out in AstraZeneca Vaccine delivery –

35 Nigerian states and the Federal Capital Territory, FCT all have received supplies of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine except for Kogi State The Executive director, National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), Faisal Shuaib made the development known on Thursday. NewsWireNGR recalls that, of the state governors in Nigeria, Yahaya[Read More…]

“I won’t take any vaccine” – Governor Yahaya Bello has said Kogi state people are not “guinea pigs”

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has on Friday, said he won’t receive the vaccine even as his colleagues are expected to receive shots of the AstraZeneca/Oxford COVID-19 vaccines in the coming days. Bello spoke on Channels Television’s ‘Politics Today’ programme.. He also said there was nothing medically wrong with him[Read More…]