The speaker of the Kogi state House of Assembly, Hon Prince Matthew Kolawole, has congratulated the state governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, over his victory at the All Progressive Congress (APC) governorship primary held on Thursday.
The congratulation message was contained a statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to Speaker which was made available to newsmen in Lokoja Sunday.
The statement said “It is a well deserved victory for Governor Yahaya Bello considering his monumental contributions in repositioning the party in the state in the last four years”
He noted that his outstanding victory has shown clearly that the governor is in charge of the party in the state, urging other aspirants to support the governor to move the state to another level of development.
The statement noted that APC is a one big family that will work together to return the governor for a second term in office to enable him consolidate on his numerous achievements in his first tenure.
He appealed to the electorates in the state to continue to have faith in the leadership of Governor Yahaya Bello and the APC led administration at the national level, urging them to vote for the APC come November 16 governorship election in Kogi state.
He noted that issues of salaries has since become a thing of the past, stressing that it is a good news to hear that August salary has been paid since last week.