By Yahaya Idris
Iyara, Ijumu - The Kogi State Local Government Chairmen who were on tour to all the 21 LGC in the State today visited the country home of its leader, Chairman Ijumu LGC and ALGON Chairman Kogi State Chapters Hon. Isah Tafiq to meet with APC delegates ahead of the slated primary election coming up this month.
The Ijumu council and ALGON Chairman Hon. Isah Tafiq thanked the good people of Ijumu for coming out enmass to receive him and his colleagues to the land of peace and unity, saying this show that Ijumu remain the second home of Gov. Yahaya Adoza Bello having placed the people of Ijumu at his heart.
Tafiq reiterated that Ijumu will give Gov. Bello 100% blocked votes in the forthcoming primary election in view of his intimidating records of performance in office.
He noted that since creation of Kogi State nobody from Ijumu had ever been appointed as ALGON Chairman except during the regime of this New Direction christened by divinely leadership in a person of Governor Yahaya Adoza Bello.
"Our King was upgraded from 2nd Class to 1st Class status by this same present administration, Gov. Bello has paid his due its time we pay him back in the coming election with our blocked votes.
Also speaking, the Chairman Okehi LGC and ALGON Treasurer, Hon. Abdulrahman Ohiare, appeal to the people of Ijumu LGC to come out enmass and show their love for the man who have done so much for them.
Earlier speaking, the Chairman Olamaboro LGC, Hon. Adejoh N. Friday, stated that its only in this government of New Direction that care for the people at the grassroots and unlike the previous one who rule us without coming to the roots to share our pains.
He said he was overjoyed with the rousing welcome and hospitality accorded them during their visit to the LG headquarters of their leader.
The Kogi Kotonkarfe LGC, Hon. Barr. Muhammed Musa Tanko aka Osuku, specifically addressed the youths and women where he brief them on what the present administration is doing to cushion the suffering of the people of the through the people's oriented leadership.
Barr. Tanko also said the people of Lokoja/Kotonkarfe had already taken the lead in ensuring and by the grace of God, His Excellency, Yahaya Adoza Bello get reelected in his 2nd term bid. Tanko stated.