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Victory for all Kogi People....................

H. E. Capt. Idris Wada

Alhaji Aliko Dangote, Honourary Cabinet Member of Kogi State Executive Council

The State has a strong agenda to promote, partner and export

Supreme Court Victory...........Kogi stands still for Gov. Wada

Trade & Investment

Agricultre & Mining

Invest in Kogi state - We have iron ore, limestone, cocoa, cashew, yam etc.

ABOUT KOGI STATE, NIGERIA

Kogi State is found in the central region of Nigeria. It is popularly called the Confluence State because the confluence of River Niger and River Benue is at its capital, Lokoja, which is the first administrative capital of modern-day Nigeria.

 

It was in Lokoja, that the name Nigeria, was coined by Flora Shaw, the future wife of Baron Lugard, a British colonial administrator,while gazing out at the river that stretched before her in the late 19th century.

 

Agriculture is the mainstay of the economy and the principal cash crops There are many Farm produce from the state notably coffee, cocoa, palm oil, cashews, groundnuts, maize, cassava, yam, rice.

 

Mineral resources include coal, limestone, iron, petroleum and tin. The state is home to the largest iron and steel industry in Nigeria known as Ajaokuta Steel.

 

Being only 2-hour drive from Abuja, tourists can plan day trips to the sites. Important tourist attractions in Kogi State include the colonial relics (such as Lord Lugard House), the confluence of Rivers Niger and Benue.

Kogi state is home to the Kogi State University, Federal Polytechnic Ida, Kogi State Polytechnic (Lokoja), Federal College of Education (Okene), College of Education (Ankpa), College of Agriculture (Kabba).

Agriculture is the mainstay of the economy and the principal cash crops There are many Farm produce from the state notably coffee, cocoa, palm oil, cashews, groundnuts, maize, cassava, yam, rice and melon. The state is indeed blessed with alot of agro-resources & ready for investments at all level.

Kogi State has produced sprinters such as Sunday Bada and other sportsmen, who have contributed to the growth of sports worldwide. Among other sportsmen produce by the state is Shola Ameobi, an Ayetoro Gbede born Ijumu, English footballer, currently playing for Newcastle United as a striker.

Bilateral Investment & Trade oppotunities. Kogi is open to partnerships.

As one of the focal points of the Gov. Wada's administration, the government has embarked on infrastructural and human capital development at all levels of government. This has become increasingly necessary by the day.

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities for professionals from all fields for Kogilites.