Nigeria: Commotion in Kogi's Assembly

The Commotion in Kogi's house of assembly has culminated in a free-for-all fight leading to a house member losing two of his teeth during a meeting at the state governor's residence.

  • Nigeria:  Kogi Lawmaker Loses Teeth in Free-for-All

    This Day, 16 November 2012

    There was free-for-all at the early hours of Thursday , with a member of the Kogi State House of Assembly losing two of his teeth at the state governor's residence when a meeting ... read more »

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People Democratic Party's Idris Wada Cast his vote at Local Government in Kogi State

  • Nigeria:  Infighting Rocks Kogi PDP

    Daily Trust, 15 November 2012

    An internal party squabble has reared its head in the Kogi State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as party stalwarts alleged massive fraud against Governor Idris Wada ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Kogi Is Drifting, Elders Tell Jonathan

    This Day, 15 November 2012

    A group of respected elders and political leaders from Kogi State have cried out to President Goodluck Jonathan and the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Kogi Central Supports Rotational Governorship, LG Autonomy

    Daily Trust, 14 November 2012

    The people of Kogi Central Senatorial District in Kogi state have called for rotation of the governorship position among the three senatorial districts and financial autonomy for ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Kogi Assembly Crisis - No End in Sight (analysis)

    Vanguard, 13 November 2012

    SOLUTION to political imbroglio in the Kogi State House of Assembly is not in sight giving unfolding events in the state. Efforts by stakeholders to settle the crisis are not ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Governorship Rotation Canvassed in Kogi

    Daily Trust, 11 November 2012

    State creation, local government autonomy, governorship rotation and independent candidacy yesterday topped the Peoples' Public Session on the review of the 1999 Constitution in ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Kogi's 'House of Commotion'

    Daily Trust, 10 November 2012

    For more than three weeks after crisis broke out Kogi State House of Assembly, indicators are that despite the intervention of the House of Representatives, resolution is nowhere ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  PDP Members in Secret Meeting to Impeach Governor Wada

    This Day, 10 November 2012

    There is an ongoing plan to begin an impeachment proceeding against the Kogi State governor, Captain Idris Wada as soon as the State House of Assembly resumes sitting, THISDAY can ... read more »