By: Joshua Adinoyi
As the people of Kogi State celebrate 31years of the existence of the State, Hon. Eunice Olukomogbon, Senior Special Assistant on Voter’s Education and Registration (West), has congratulated the people on the milestone achievement.
In her Felicitation Message, Hon. Eunice described Kogi as a blessed and a prosperous State that is strategically placed in the heart of the Country, Nigeria.
While congratulating the State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Adoza Bello and the people of the State on the 31st Anniversary, the SSA also called on the people to support one another towards ensuring the rapid growth of all and the State at large.
“I want to congratulate the entire Kogites and His Excellency, Alhaji Yahaya Bello the Executive Governor of Kogi State my Boss, leader and Mentor as Kogi Clocks 31 with so much progressive records attained in our dear State
“Kogi State is a youthful State with a youthful Government under the leadership of a unique, dynamic and progressive Governor who has in less than 8 years made positive impacts across the State and has also taken thousands of youth and women out of poverty
“We currently have a Government that is ready and willing to take Kogi State to an enviable State just as His Excellency Alhaji Yahaya Bello has been able to set a lot of progressive and positive track records
“In the areas of Infrastructure, Education, Human Capital Development, Youth and Women inclusiveness in the Governance and above all, Security of lives and property of the people, the current administration has been doing wonderfully well
“Kogi is a blessed State, all we need do is support ourselves to grow our dear State
“Congratulations to us all as we celebrate Kogi@31” she said.
The SSA, Voters Education and Registration (West), also used the medium to call on eligible voters who have registered for their Permanent Voters Card (PVC) to approach the appropriate quarters and get their PVC to enable them perform their franchise in the coming elections.
“Remember, registering for your voters card alone can’t make you a potential voter, go and collect your voters card and join the decision maker”
Created on the 27th August 1991, Kogi, popularly referred to as the Confluence State, is one of the North Central States of Nigeria.