Nigeria: Bello, Onoja – As Crack Emerges Between Kogi’s ‘Siamese Twins’

[Daily Trust] Before Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State was sworn-in for a second term alongside his deputy, Edward Onoja late last month, the deputy was the Chief of Staff during Bello’s first term and one of the most influential figures in the previous administration in the state.

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Nigeria: Inside National Assembly’s Two Decades of Lawmaking, Scandals and Looting

[Premium Times] Of the three arms of government, the Legislature is presumed the most critical in any democratic nation. Apart from producing the largest number of elected officials, the National Assembly aggregates the views of the people (constituents) and makes laws for the good of the nation.

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