Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.


Gov Bello lobbies APC leaders over Kogi crisis

13 May 2016, 18:31

Lokoja - Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State on Thursday held a closed door meeting with the national leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the party's secretariat in Abuja, reports Newswall.

The meeting, which lasted for over two hours was convened to find a solution to the political crisis rocking the state.

The governor is at loggerheads with the state chapter of the party.

Also read: Gov Bello jets out to Mecca for prayers over Kogi political crisis

Leaders of the party in the state have accused the governor of sidelining them and appointing members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) into his government.

The governor is also fingered in the current crisis rocking the state House of Assembly.

Although, details of the meeting were not disclosed, it was learnt that the governor pleaded with the national leadership to intervene in the crisis.

Read more at Newswall.

- News 24


Read more from our Users

Nigeria @ 56: Words to my green f...

A leader’s job is not to dictate, but rather to be respected, admired and be a trustee, of the land we love, with so much potential, a land which should be freer than free. Its still a long way to fufilling our destiny! Read more...

Submitted by
Isaac Asabor263
Recession: An opportunity for Nig...

The recession should be seen as an opportunity for the country’s promotion as long as we all collectively conduct ourselves in a patriotic manner, writes Isaac Asabor.  Read more...

Submitted by
Black and White

We want to imitate the whites in everything because we are ignorant of our inherent originality and content. We spend all our Naira to acquire his inventions because we so oblivious of our natural endowments that we allow him have it for free. Read more...

Submitted by
Nate Nat
Adamawa State University Mubi: A ...

ADSU integrity forum has accused the Sunday Joshua Wugira, a lawyer, of adopting unorthodox tactics by abusing his privilege by attacking the integrity of ADSU Vice Chancellor Dr. Moses Zira Zaruwa, writes a News24 reader. Read more...

Submitted by
Abdulsalam Jubril
My Country Nigeria (Part One)

Poetry by Abdulsalam Jubril.

Submitted by
Abdulsalam Jubril
Recession, dearth in leadership a...

Every leader has the opportunity to become great and making himself immortal in the lives and hearts of people for generations to come. Will Mr. President seize this opportunity?, questions Abdulsalam Jubril. Read more...