Female appointees from Kogi Central Senatorial District have passed a vote of confidence on Governor Yahaya Bello, praising him for being exceptional in leadership and their backbone in governance.
This was made known at the meeting of the female political office holders from Kogi Central Senatorial held on Wednesday November 9th, 2022 at the Banquet hall in Government House, Lokoja.
The women led by the Managing Director, KEDA, Rekiya Onaivo Sanni, described Governor Yahaya Bello as their backbone and pride, stressing that Kogi women never had it so good like they currently are benefitting since his assumption of office in 2016.
“We are here to support a pragmatic, dogged, fearless and credible young man with good records. Our dear Governor Yahaya Bello; the pride of Kogi women has continued to attract development to the State”
Speaking, Hon. Halima Salifu, Permanent Member One of Pilgrims Board stated that;
“Kogi Central, his home has in the past been rated as the highest in perpetrating crimes but Governor Yahaya Bello came on board and rid it of all criminals and crimes. Now kogi people can sleep well and travel from one community to another without fear of being killed or kidnapped. All kudos to our Governor
“The Governor also built security architectures that have earned him awards both national and international. So, if anyone is saying he is sponsoring bad elements, then the person needs to go back to the history of how Kogi used to be and now,” she stressed.
“On this day, 9th November 2022 we Female Appointees from Kogi Central Senatorial District under the leadership of Alhaji Yahaya Bello who has given so much recognition to women at the state and local government levels by appointing women to man-sensitive positions in the state, and made it possible to have women as vice chairpersons across the twenty local government councils, with women councillors as heads hereby pass our votes of confidence on Governor Yahaya Bello” the Group added.