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Kogi

a state of W Nigeria. Capital: Lokoja. Pop.: 2 346 946 (1995 est.)
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With my little experience in security, immediately I was installed, I organised vigilante group in conjunction with the Vigilante Group of Nigeria, Kogi State chapter.
The Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has assured the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) of full security for their investment in the Alape Staple Crop Processing Zone located in Kabba/Bunu Local Government Area of the State.
The topics include ancestral heritage of flood plain residence and solid waste disposal patterns during flood events in Nigeria's Kogi State, strategic environmental assessment as a sustainable territorial planning procedure, the assessment of heavy metal distribution in the sediment of the eastern Chongming tidal flat in China, a systems dynamic approach for estimating the water footprint of the bioethanol supply chain in the region of Orizaba in the Mexican State of Veracruz, and incorporating landscape connectivity and uncertainty into ecosystem restoration scaling of environmental damage.
The group also said it was responsible for another attack in 2013 on a convoy of Mali-bound Nigerian troops in Kogi state.
Kogi state has seen a wave of abductions targeting foreigners this year.
Kogi Iron Limited ("Kogi Iron" or the "Company") is an ASX listed company focused on being an African iron ore producer through the development of its 100% owned Agbaja iron ore project located in Kogi State, Republic of Nigeria, West Africa ("Agbaja" or "Agbaja Project").
Mejiuni conducted the research for the book in Lokoja, the administrative capital of Kogi State in North-Central Nigeria, and Ibadan, capital of Oyo State, in South-West Nigeria.
The most ambitious of them is the multi-billion-dollar Ajaokuta Steel Rolling Company in North-central Kogi State.
Following the abduction, Britain upgraded its travel risk rating on Wednesday and has advised against any travel to Bauchi state and Okene city in southern Kogi state, where militants are becoming increasingly active.
The group of gunman reportedly entered a church in Otite, near the city of Okene in Kogi State, and open fire on the worshippers.
There is, however, growing certainty about Boko Haram's infiltration of North-Central zone's Kogi State, which could serve as a "staging point" for operations deeper into southern Nigeria.
His new plant, in Nigeria's central Kogi state, is expected to produce about 10 million tonnes of cement annually -- Dangote's company has invested about $6.