This project is on The Effect of Political Thuggery on Good Government in Kogi State with a particular reference to Idah local and Igalamela/Odolu local government area of Kogi State. The researcher shall comprise five chapters, arrange in ascending order. Chapter one shall start by way of introduction which serve as the preamble of the research work. It shall also comprise of the background of the study statement of the problem. Objectives of the study significance of the study, research questions scope and limitations of terms. In chapter two effort shall be made to look into the literature review of the research work. It shall also proceed in digging deep into the causes of political thuggery, bad leadership illiteracy which offense constitutes to a large extent the cause of thuggery poverty and the reaction and response of Nigeria government towards thuggery activities. Chapter three shall concentrate mainly on research methodology and design of the study as well as the method applied in the collecting of data. Chapter four focus mainly on data presentation and analysis including discussion of findings. finally, chapter five which shall deal mainly on summary, conclusion, and recommendations..