Wike confers special honour on Yahaya Bello

December 3, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

The Rivers state governor, Ezenwo Nyesom Wike, has conferred the Grand Service Star Of Rivers state (GSSRS), on Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello. A statement signed Friday, by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Onogwu Muhammed, reads; “In a letter dated 13 September 2022 and referenced RVSG/GH/SHA/Vol. 1/021 and signed by the Governor of Rivers State, Governor Yahaya Bello Read More

Kogi and Yahaya Bello’s giant strides in education

November 14, 2022 Blueprint 0

The education sector in Kogi under Gov Yahaya Bello is working despite criticisms due to misinformation. OYIBO SALIHU reports. His Excellency Governor Yahaya Adoza Bello took the mantle of leadership of Kogi state on January 27, 2016.The governor being a product of a quality educational institution, the prestigious Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, knew that education is the bed rock of Read More

2023: Kogi PDP petitions IGP, DSS over alleged harassment by govt

October 27, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The Kogi State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has sent a ‘Save our Soul’ message to the Inspector General of Police IGP, Usman Baba Alkali and the Director General, State Services DGSS, Yusuf Magaji Bichi accusing the state governor, Yahaya Bello of undue harassment. Specifically, PDP disclosed of plans by state officials to plant incriminating exhibits in some Read More

Yahaya Bello: Where Asiwaju got it right

October 2, 2022 Philip Agbese 0

Governor Yahaya Bello remains a force to reckon with in the political landscape in Nigeria. You don’t have to like his face, but you can’t help but like his style. He is young and vibrant and one that speaks truth to power. Alhaji Yahaya Bello is also one of the few who connects easily with the teeming youthful population in Read More

Yahaya Bello ‘ll ensure youths inclusiveness in Tinubu’s govt – APC stakeholders 

September 22, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The National Young Stakeholders of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) have expressed optimism that the appointment of Kogi state governor Yahaya Bello as National Youth Coordinator for presidential campaign of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu will ensure proper inclusion in the next administration. Tinubu had earlier announced the governor to head the youths wing of the campaign team. Reacting to Read More

ABAT: Gov. Yahaya Bello as a prudent choice for national youth coordinator

September 19, 2022 Tahir Ibrahim Tahir 0

ABAT’s (Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu aka Jagaban) eye for talent, skill and other human capital components is probably unmatched by any politician in Nigeria’s present political climate. Asiwaju is of the older generation, and is adored and loved by two to three generations behind him. Why? He has the unique sense of identifying younger talents and leaders, and putting them Read More

2023: APC inaugurates youth campaign structures in North-central, targets 10m votes 

August 19, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Ahead of the 2023 general election, the All Progressives Congress (APC) has set up youth campaign structures for the North-central, urging the members to mobilise up to 10 million young Nigerians for the victory of the ruling party in the zone. Unveiling the youths campaign team Friday in Abuja, the APC’s National Vice Chairman (North central), Alhaji Muazu Bawa Rijau, Read More

Tackling insecurity: Successes of the Yahaya Bello model

August 3, 2022 Tahir Ibrahim Tahir 0

Just about a month ago, in a piece titled, ‘Gov. Yahaya Bello: A valorous ambassador of the new age’, I brought to you, the very remarkable strides of Governor Bello in Kogi state. His first term presented an unprecedented, and revolutionary agricultural development programme, where land worth over 1000 hectares was purchased and shared to the teeming youth population of Read More

Gov. Yahaya Bello: A valorous ambassador of the New-age

July 4, 2022 Tahir Ibrahim Tahir 0

On November 6, 2019, in a piece titled: “Kogi 2019: Oshiomhole’s all in with Yahaya Bello,” I underscored how then APC chairman, Adams Oshiomhole, stood tall by Yahaya Bello, the Governor of Kogi state. By some divinity, Yahaya Bello became the governor of Kogi state back in 2015, and was poised to contest for a second term in 2019. The Read More

Manifesto review: Yahaya Bello leads Tinubu, Atiku, others in Channels TV rating

May 27, 2022 Tope Sunday, Abuja 0

Ahead of the big presidential contest for tickets of the two major political parties scheduled for the weekend,  a detailed analysis by Channels TV on the manifestos of top contenders across the two parties has thrown up Governor Yahaya Bello as the aspirant with the most feasible roadmap. Both the governing All Progressives Congress (APC) and the opposition Peoples Democratic Party Read More

Yahaya Bello’s ex-Information Commissioner Fanwo joins Yagba Reps seat contest

April 29, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

The immidiate-past Commissioner of Information in Kogi state Hon. Kingsley Fanwo, has picked Expression of Interest and nomination forms to contest the All Progressives Congress (APC) House of Representatives ticket for Yagba west federal constituency. Fanwo who had earlier resigned his appointment from Governor Yahaya Bello’s government, said if given opportunity he will do better as a lawmaker. Speaking with Read More

APC presidential ticket: Zoning has left Nigeria backward – Yahaya Bello

April 12, 2022 Bode Olagoke 0

Kogi state governor and one of the presidential aspirants of the All progressive congress (APC) Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has decried the agitation for zoning ahead of ruling party’s presidential primary election, saying zoning has not helped Nigeria since 1960. The governor, however, asked Nigerians to place priority on competence, capacity and political will to develop the Natio. Speaking at an Read More

2023 Presidency: Yahaya Bello declares to run, makes crucial promises

April 2, 2022 Editor 0

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi on Saturday officially declared his intention to contest for the 2023 presidential election and promised to end poverty by raising 20 million millionaires by 2030. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Bello declared to run for President under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC). He said that economy, security, peace and Read More

2023 Presidency: Only God can stop Yahaya Bello – Cleric

February 25, 2022 Samson Benjamin 0

A cleric, Bishop Prince Madaki, has revealed that God had anointed the Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello, to take over from President Muhammad Buhari come 2023. According to a statement he issued Friday, Madaki said it would take God Himself to reverse the presidency of Governor Bello, whom he described as the “chosen one.” Bishop Madaki, the president of Concerned Read More

2023 Presidency: North central group backs Yahaya Bello

February 19, 2022 Mohammed Yangida, Lafia 0

A group, Rescue Nigeria Mission (Renmiss), North central zone, Saturday, called on the Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello, to run for president in 2023. National chairman of the group, Abdullahi Shuibu Damat, made the call in Lafia, the Nasarawa state capital. He said governor Bello had proven himself as a young leader that has the capacity to lead the country Read More

IFAD-VCDP: Gov Bello assures counterpart funds’ll be paid promptly

February 18, 2022 Blueprint 0

Kogi state governor Alhaji Yahaya Bello has said he would continue to pay counterpart funds for programmes and projects that would enhance the livelihoods of the rural dwellers. He stated this Friday while commissioning the Gaskiya Rice Processing Centre constructed by the Kogi Value Chain Development Programme (VCDP) under the FGN/IFAD assisted projects, at Kungbani, in Lokoja local government area Read More

Bello meets Buhari on political, security issues

February 15, 2022 Ahmid Lawal 0

Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello, Tuesday, discussed political and security issues with President Muhammad Buhari during his visit to the Presidential Villa in Abuja. The Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Onogwu Mohammed, said Bello and President Buhari had detailed discussions on politics and security. “The governor, in his usual concern for matters relating to governance and security, was at Read More

Letter to Gov Yahaya Bello on non-payment severance package

February 14, 2022 Blueprint 0

Your Excellency Executive Governor of Kogi State,Yahaya Bello. After several letters to your exalted offices on the plight of severred political and appointed office holders on the non-payment of the accumulated severance packages and no response, we may be forgiven for the recourse to an open letter to you. Sir, we believe our letters were not forwarded to you for action Read More

North West APC legislators okay Bello for 2023 presidency, laud Buhari, Buni

January 28, 2022 NAN 0

The All Progressives Congress (APC) State Assembly Legislators of the North West Zone, have endorsed Kogi state Governor Yahaya Bello for the 2023 presidency. The  legislators passed a vote of confidence in President Muhammadu Buhari for his sterling and cohesive leadership, urging him not to relent in ensuring that he left  Nigeria in 2023 a better place. The forum also passed a Read More

2023 elections will make or mar Nigeria – Bello

January 28, 2022 Taiye Odewale 0

As the 2023 general elections draw close, Kogi state governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, Thursday, declared that the election is crucial to the future of Nigeria. This, he said, requires Nigerians to think right on who to vote for as the next president of the country, devoid of sentiments of whatever form. Governor Bello, who gave the admonition in his six-year Read More