Tag Archives: Abubakar Audu

Audu’s Son ‘Flees’ As Police Charge Melaye With Illegal Possession Of Firearms

Mohammed, son of the late Abubakar Audu, a former governor of Kogi state, has reportedly fled to avoid being charged with “illegal possession of firearms” alongside Dino Melaye, lawmaker representing Kogi west senatorial district. At a press conference on Monday, Jimoh Moshood, force public relations officer, said a case of criminal conspiracy and unlawful possession of prohibited…

Read more

APC’s Bello Yahaya Declared Winner Of Kogi Polls, Thousands Troop Out To Welcome The Governor-elect

 Bello Yahaya  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Sunday, 6th December, declared Mr Yahaya Bello of the All Progressives Congress (APC) winner of the Kogi governorship election. The Returning Officer of the governorship election, Prof. Emmanuel Kucha declared the results in Lokoja after the conclusion of the supplementary election held in 91 polling units…

Read more

Reuben Abati Weighs In On Sugabelly, Rape & Audu’s Sons

Reuben Abati, spokesman to former President, Goodluck Jonathan, has aired his views on the alleged rape case between Lotanna aka Sugabelly and Mustapha Audu, son of late Kogi state ex-governor Abubakar Audu. In the lengthy piece, Abati weighs in on the alleged rape, the society’s response to rape cases, challenges victims face and other issues.…

Read more

Attorney-General Clears Air On Kogi Election Stalemate

The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has said that All Progressives Congress (APC) will substitute its candidate for the purpose of the supplementary election in Kogi. Malami spoke in Abuja on Tuesday on the backdrop of the political stalemate created by the sudden death of the APC governorship candidate,…

Read more

APC Kogi Guber Candidate, Abubakar Audu Dies

The Kogi State Governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Prince Abubakar Audu died yesterday, a few minutes after INEC declared Saturday’s election inconclusive. Prince Audu will be buried this morning in Kogi according to Islamic rites. The exact cause of his death has not been revealed. Before his demise, Audu had received the…

Read more