Also, the Agbana of Isanlu in Yagba East local government area of Kogi state Oba Moses Babatunde while eulogising the late Prof. Pius Adesanmi said the death was pathetic, unfortunate to Nigeria because they have lost of a rare gem. Kabba people are a part of Okun people. JAU Leaders Insists on 60% Over Govt’s 40%, Meeting Deadlock Barring any intervention, there seems to be serious crisis looming in Kogi State if the Joint Action Union of Local Government fails to reach an appreciable negotion with the State Government on percentage to be paid for November salaries following the receipt […] For residents of the sleepy town of Isanlu in the Yagba East Local Government Area of Kogi State, last Thursday will remain unforgettable for them. However, many people mistakenly refer to all Okun people as Kabba, maybe because Kabba is the biggest and most popular town in Okun. Unknown gunmen on Thursday attacked a First Bank branch in Isanlu, Yagba East local government area of Kogi state leaving several policemen and civilians dead. Isanlu Isin or Isanlusin is an ancient town in Isin LGA of Kwara State, Nigeria. Adesanmi was born in Isanlu, in Yagba East Local Government area of Kogi State, Nigeria. This is a list of villages and settlements in Kogi State, Nigeria organised by local government area (LGA) and district/area (with postal codes also given). The bandits on Thursday attacked the police station and the First Bank branch in the town. Biography and career. Yagba East Local Government Area Secretariat, Isanlu, Kogi State Nigeria. Breaking News: Bank Robbery in Isanlu, Kogi State News reaching us at NCBN is of a bank robbery attack that occurred around 20 minutes past 4 in Isanlu, Kogi State Our media team has been sent over for verification of the news. Isanlu Hotel Deals: Find great deals from hundreds of websites, and book the right hotel using Tripadvisor's reviews of Isanlu hotels. Short Description. The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, has ordered a full-scale manhunt for the bandits that staged a deadly attack at Isanlu in Yagba East of Kogi State. Okun is the general name for all the yoruba speaking people in Kogi state, which includes Kabba, Mopa, Bunu, Isanlu, Egbe, etc. Notable towns in Isin are Isanlu Isin, Ijara Isin, Owu Isin, Iwo, Oke-Aba, Oke-Onigbin, Alla, Edidi, Odo-Eku, Oba, Iji, Pamo, Oponda, Igbesi, Eleyin, Kudu-Owode, to mention but few. Write a Review. As the title of … It … Dare-devil gunmen penultimate Thursday ruptured the peace of Isanlu, an otherwise tranquil town in Yagba East Local Government Area of Kogi State. While the state Police command is trying to get details of the development from its Divisional Office in Isanlu, information from residents suggests the DPO was killed in the attack.   By postal code [ edit ] Isin LGA of Kwara State was created from the old Irepodun Local Government Area in 1996 with the headquarters at Owu-Isin. Share This: …. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in French language from the University of Ilorin in 1992, a Master's degree in French from the University of Ibadan in 1998, and a PhD in French Studies from the University of British Columbia, Canada, in 2002.