Twenty-one Local Government Areas Youths of Kogi State under the sponsorship of Forum of Coordinators of National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN) have contributed the sum of two million Naira to Governor Alhaji Yahaya Bello to allow him buy All Progressive Party (APC) governorship form for November 2nd gubernatorial election in Kogi State.
The donation was make on Monday at the Government House, Lokoja, by Chairman of the forum, Comrade Abdullahi Adamu.
Admu who speak on behalf of the forum said, the body's decide to make the donation was knowledgeable by the yearning of the youth of Kogi State to withstand the current government's good plans for the growth of the whole Kogi State.
Comrade Abdul which were popularly called, renowned the obligation of the current government to build a better feature for Kogites youth. Further said that Governor Yahaya Bello administration is the best administration since the creation of the state, he have created pathway for the next generation to follow.
The chairman applauded the administration of Governor Bello for the massive developmental strides, projected the yearning of the people of the state to sick his rerun, saying it was vital to protect Kogi's current juxtaposition with the APC led Administration.
He counsel Governor Bello to focus on his ambition to move Kogi state forward regardless of the condemnations from the opposition as his virtuous works would revoke the pessimists, he guaranteed of their resolve to also mobilize youths from all Conner of the state to vote tremendously for Bello to return for second term.
Point out what have change since the Governor resume office 3 years Ago, Comrade Abdul said socio-economic and political structure of Kogi State has changed for the better, as a result of his young, intellectual, self-controlled and attentive temperament.
In a welcome note, the state commissioner for Youth and Sports Development, Prince Salisu Sani Ogu labeled the event as a landmark in the intentions of Governor Bello to return to Lugard House for second term.
Reacting to the donation, Governor Bello express thanks to the youths for their committed support for his government, saying it was a turning point and loud statement of what the actual wishes of the youths are in Kogi State.
Bello say these through his representative, his Chief of Staff, Hon Edward Onoja self-confessed that though he cherished the gesture, he was not astonished by the irresistible show of love as the directive was exquisitely given in the first place, hence numerous 'armies' are taking over the battle for Bello's re-election ambitions.
Highlight of the juncture was the donation of NYCN crested campaign equipment including T-shirts and faze caps for the purpose of Governor Bello's November governorship ambition.