The spokesman for the state police command, DSP William Aya, who confirmed this on Sunday in Lokoja, said that the traditional ruler was released in the evening of July 17.
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The World Bank commended Bello in a letter of appreciation by its Regional Director, Shubham Chaudhuri.
The First Class monarch was abducted along the Okene-Adogo stretch of the road, The Nation gathered on Tuesday night.
The agency says it has recovered skunk and cocaine weighing over 843 kilograms and arrested at least seven of the drug kingpins behind the syndicates in separate raids carried out in Kogi, Nasarawa and Benue states.
A statement by the Director of Public Relations and Information, NAF, Air Commodore Edward Gabkwet, stated that Bello made the call when he paid a courtesy visit to the Chief of Air Staff (CAS), Air Marshal Oladayo Amao, at the NAF Headquarters in Abuja.
Bello made the call during the Gala Night at the end of the maiden Governor Yahaya Bello Seminar for Nigeria’s Political and Crime Correspondents on Saturday in Abuja.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the project was handed over to the community on Friday by the Director of Logistics, Dangote Cement Plc, Carlos Rincon.
Onogwu Muhammed, the Chief Press Secretary to the Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, confirmed this in a statement on Tuesday.
The Deputy Senate President, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege, made the disclosure in Lokoja on Friday at a symposium to mark the 46th birthday of Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State.
Marwa, who spoke at a stakeholders meeting held on Friday in Lokoja, Kogi State, lamented that drug abuse remained the major cause of insecurity in the country.
Bello made the appeal when the leadership of the association paid him a consultation visit on Thursday in Abuja, urging them to respect the recognition of the Democracy Day by President Muhammadu Buhari.
Onogwu Muhammed, Chief Press Secretary to the Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja.
The National President of the union, Muhammed Tahir, stated this while addressing newsmen at the end of an emergency meeting of the union on Tuesday in Abuja.
The group made this known during a world press conference in Oberhausen, Germany as they also opened a campaign office to support the movement.
Uchenna Ekwe, the Head of International Relations Department, Liaison to National Assembly, NLC, made the appeal on Tuesday during the public hearing by the House of Representatives Committee on 1999 Constitution Review holding in Enugu.
The award, according to the union, sees Bello emerging as the best governor in ensuring security among his colleagues in the country.
As the former Kogi State governorship and Kogi East Senatorial District aspirants during the last 2019 general election steps into the golden club, healthy, hearty, resolute and focused, it is never a dull moment for a man who has spent the greater part of his life to render selfless service to humanity.
He also said it would help them contribute more productively to the nation’s democracy.
Bello, who said this in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Onogwu Muhammed, on Wednesday, also congratulated Obaje on the appointment
Bello sent his condolences to Adeboye and the entire RCCG in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Onogwu Muhammed, on Thursday.