On Monday 27th of January, 2019, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has been sown-in as the Executive Governor of Kogi State for another four years and he is calling on all and sundry, friends and perceived foes, to put aside all misunderstanding of politics, ideology or affiliation and join hands with him to give the state the best of governance. Governor Yahya Bello made the call during his second term inauguration as the governor of Kogi State, which was administered by the Chief Judge of Kogi state, Justice Nasiru Ajanah in Lugard House Lokoja on Monday. ALSO READ: Smart Adeyemi Sworn In As Senator of Kogi West Senatorial District According to Yahya Bello, his Next Level in Kogi State will rely on synergy at every stage, primarily the one between the people and the government but also with a wide
The People’s Democratic Party has expressed delight over the emergence of the incumbent Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello as the All Progressives Congress (APC)’s flag bearer for the November 16 governorship election in Kogi State. Recall that Governor Bello defeated eight other aspirants with 3,127 out of 3,596 votes to clinch the APC governorship ticket. However, a statement on Monday by the Kogi state spokesman of the PDP, Bode Ogunmola, said the decision of APC delegates to hand Governor Bello a second term ticket would make it easy for the opposition party to win the governorship election. The PDP claimed that a purported public resentment against Bello’s administration in the last three and half years would pave way for it to win the November election.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) said on Monday that with Gov. Yahaya Bello as the APC flag bearer it would easily win the Nov. 16 governorship election in Kogi. Mr Bode Ogunmola, the PDP spokesman in the state, made the remark in a statement in Lokoja. Ogunmola said the poor performance of the governor in the last three and half years and public resentment against his administration would ensure “a sweat-less victory’’ for PDP. “PDP has long been praying for the APC to make mistake of re-presenting Bello for the governorship poll. “It is a well known fact that the governor cannot win any local government in Kogi due to his poor performance, and the way and manner the resources of the state is being massively looted. “His desperation to return is to save him