A Physically Challenged House of Assembly Contestant to represent Ankpa 1 Constituency, Hon. Emmanuel Aduku has described Kogi State Governor, Allhaji Yahaya Adoza Bello as a man that believes in the ability of persons with disability.
Hon. Aduku who made the assertion in a Chat with Newsmen in Lokoja, the State Capital, noted that the discrimination against Persons With Disability in Nigeria in terms of Academics, Politics, economics sector, employment and other areas of life, was on the rise.
He however pointed out that the Governor of Kogi State has distinguished himself as a leader with the interest of all at heart, saying that the Governor‘s all inclusive leadership style in Nigeria, is second to none.
“Discrimination against Persons With Disability in Nigeria is too high. Persons With Disability faces a lot of discrimination even at the family level
“But His Excellency, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, the Executive Governor of Kogi State, believes in the ability in Disability
“He is a man of total inclusion. His Excellency believes so much in women, youth and Persons With Disability so kudos to him. Keep up the good work sir, you are indeed a great man!” He stressed.
He enjoyed political Office holders, captains of industries and other well-to-do individuals to learn from the virtues of Governor Bello in carrying everyone along in the scheme of things.
Hon. Aduku congratulated the State Governor on the emergence of Sen. Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as Nigeria’s President-elect, adding that after Asiwaju, the next President will come from Kogi State in the person of Alhaji Yahaya Bello.
He also appealed to Governor Bello to call those that are fighting his God given Assembly mandate to order to allow the people’s will prevail.
Aduku urged his supporters to remain calm, assuring that justice will be done to reclaim his mandate soon.