Timelines for Kogi and Bayelsa Governorship Elections
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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed November 21, 2015 for Kogi State Governorship Election and December 5, 2015 for Bayelsa State Governorship Election.
Kogi State Governorship Election
Kogi State was carved out of Kwara and Benue states on August 27, 1991. It is popularly called the confluence state because it is the meeting point of Rivers Niger and Benue. Kogi State is the most centrally located State in Nigeria. It shares boundaries with Niger, Kwara and Nasarawa states as well as the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to the north; Benue and Enugu states to the East; Enugu and Anambra states to the south; and Ondo, Ekiti and Edo states to the west. Lokoja is the state capital. It has 21 Local Governments, namely, Adavi, Ajaokuta, Ankpa, Bassa, Dekina, Ibaji, Idah, Igalamela-Odulu, Ijumu, Kabba-Bunu, Kogi, Lokoja, Mopamuro, Ofu, Ogorimagongo, Okehi, Okene, Olamaboro, Omala, Yagba East and Yagba West.
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