Category: Tourism

Governor Ahmed Usman Ododo moves to diversify Kogi economy through the harnessing of tourism sector.

— As tourism experts tour tourism sites and potential across the state. By Otori Ozigi and Dawud Ahmed. Governor Ahmed Usman Ododo of Kogi State. In keeping with...

Photo speaks:One of the sights in Lokoja, Kogi State

Muhammadu Buhari Civic Centre.

Edo Community Concludes Plans To Hold Cultural Festival in December To Promote Tourism

By Goodluck Ikiebe. Preparations are in top gear to hold this year’s edition of Fugar Cultural Festival in December as part of efforts to explore tourism as a...

Benefits of harnessing tourism potential of kogi .

By Dada Ahmed. One of the tourism attractions in Lokoja waiting for tourists’attraction. The mountain, which is 1,500 feet above sea level, overseeing the site...

Ovia Osese annual festival in kogi

Our correspondent in Ogori The people of Ogori in Ogori/Magongo Local Government Area of Kogi State on Saturday, held their annual Ovia Osese cultural festival,to spur...

Goge Africa boss urges investment, retraining of tourism practitioners

By Correspondent in Awka Mrs Nneka Isaac-Moses, the Managing Director of Goge Africa, organiser of an award winning culture and Travel TV programme, has called on the...

EUROPEAN AND AFRICAN MISSIONARIES CEMETERY IN LOKOJA, LARGEST IN NIGERIA

By Correspondent in Lokoja Lokoja, the capital of the confluence Kogi state,has been described as a place to beat in terms of relics and other historical materials that...

IMPORTANT EVENTS IN EBIRA HISTORY 1750: Ebira migrated to Ebira Opete (Ebiraland).

1881: The installation of Ohindase (Okomanyi Avogude), rain maker in Ebira Division. 1882: The first installation of Ozumi (peace maker) in Ebira Division. 1885:...

Harnessing Tourism potential of kogi

By Dada Ahmed. To many first-time visitors to Lokoja, the capital of Kogi State, the city elicits some kind of excitement as the location where Rivers Niger and Benue,...