Good day, and welcome to the Concise News compilation of the latest Kogi State news online headlines for today, July 3rd, 2019.
Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello has promised to improve upon his present performance if given another term to serve the state, Concise News reports. Bello, who made the promise last Thursday in Lokoja during a stakeholders meeting of the All Progressives Congress (APC), also appealed to the people of the state not to lose hope in his administration. According to him, the recent reconciliation of the two factions of the party in the state is also a pointer to a better tomorrow for the state. Bello said his outstanding achievement was in the area of security where he said he was able to banish armed robbery, kidnapping and thuggery from the state. Read more here.
Kogi-based political group, Progressive Youth Alliance (PYA) has contradicted the notion that Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello helped President Muhammadu Buhari to victory in the last election, stressing that it is “the collective efforts of people who believed in Buhari” that made the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Buhari triumphant in the state. Concise News reports that the group also warned the national leadership of the APC not to fall into the prank of the incumbent Governor, Yahaya Bello, describing him as “an impending danger if allowed to be the party’s flag bearer in the forthcoming Kogi gubernatorial election”. The group gave the warning on Monday at a press conference held in Lokoja, where it declared that what the state currently needs is an altruistic, knowledgeable, well-rounded and an impeccable character to lead the affairs of the state. Read more here.
That’s the latest news from Kogi state for today. See you soon!