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Hoodlums Burn Down Schools To Be Commissioned By Dino Melaye In Kogi

The Government Girls Secondary School, Sarkin Noma and Lokongoma Secondary School in Lokoja LGA which were due for commissioning this morning have been razed down and vandalized by yet to be identified hoodlums.

The renovation of the schools was facilitated by Senator Dino Melaye.The schools were razed down and vandalized by the suspected hoodlums Tuesday night.

The girls schools were among the sixty-nine projects the Senator had arranged for inauguration as part of his three-year stewardship.

Some thugs had on Tuesday issued a statement threatening to stop the commissioning of the school, warning the senator not to come to Kogi.

Senator Melaye has been in a running battle with the State Governor, Yahaya Bello, a Crisis that led to his failed recall process.

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Otunba Sayo Akintola is a 1992 graduate of Linguistics from the University of Ibadan, Oyo State. He holds a post-graduate diploma in Financial Management and MBA from Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi. He started his 12-year sojourn in journalism at the Nigerian Tribune in 1993 as Business and Economy reporter. He rose through the ranks to become the Group Business Editor of the nation’s oldest surviving private national newspaper, the Nigerian Tribune. He set up World Street Journal magazine in 2018.

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