Kogi Governorship Elections: GYB Frontiers is in right direction – State APC Chairman
Chairman, All Progressives Congress (APC), Kogi State, Alhaji Abdullahi Bello has commended the efforts of GYB Frontiers for its giant strides in ensuring the re-election of Governor Yaya Bello for another term in office.
Alhaji Bello disclosed this when the group led by its chairman, Alhaji Mohammed Hans, paid him a courtesy visit and hereby tasked members not to relent in their efforts. Also, he assured them of his maximum support until victory is attained.
The party boss said: “Politics comes with interest, but what is paramount is development, unity and peaceful coexistence amongst the people. I want to commend the efforts of GYB Frontiers, headed by Alhaji Mohammed Hans, in taking the front stage in this regard for peaceful conduct of election and support for Governor Yahaya Bello’s second term.
“GYB Frontiers is moving in the right direction. I urge all members not to relent in their efforts, as I am assuring you of my maximum support until victory is attained. Governor Bello’s administration is coming to right the wrong, I am confidence that for another term, Kogi State will have a new songs to speak in positive direction.”
In his response, Alhaji Hans, leader of the group expressed happiness in meeting the APC Chairman, while he assured him that he will not stop to lead in the crusade for peace until victory is attained for Gov. Bello, in the forthcoming November governorship election.
He also disclosed that GYB Frontiers has also penetrated both Kogi East and West as the group has its members across the state, assuring that another term for Gov. Bello would open up the state to more opportunities.
“Within a period of days that the group began its advocacy to drum support for Gov. Bello, the group have been able to reach all the stakeholders within the Central Senatorial district in the state,” he said.
Moreover, the GYB Frontiers had earlier visited His Royal Majesty, Alhaji Ado Ibrahim, the Ohinoyi of Ebira-land to seek for his royal blessings and elderly advice on how to go about their mission and vision, and to thank him for his support and prayers.
The traditional ruler hereby advised the group not to be distracted in their efforts. He said that development can only be attained if there is peace in the land. He appeal for peace before, during and after the forthcoming November governorship election.
Similarly, the Chairman, who also led his team to the DG Protocols, Hon Abdulkarim Asuku, commended him for his steadfast support, urged him not to relent until victory is won by the APC in the governorship election.
The spokesman of GYB Frontiers, Alhaji Abubakar Yusuf who led in the presentation said that their visit was to formally register their presence with government and to compliment what the government appointees have done in their own little ways.
According to him, “Our paramount message is reconciliation for peace and unity, we must ensure that this election is violent free for us to achieve the task before us”.
When responding, the DG described members of GYB Frontiers as people of integrity, urging them to continue to do more in the area of reconciliation for peace and unity which is the core value of the group.
He advised the group to take their assignment seriously, and should put their eyes on the ball and not be allowed to be distracted in anyway.
In the same vein, the group also visited the Speaker, Kogi State House of Assembly; Hon. Commissioner for Finance, Asiwaju Idris Asiru; Hon. Kabiru (SSA Domestic), and Hon, Abdullateef (PA to the Governor). The group was advised to stay with the vision of supporting Gov. Bello and a peaceful conduct of the election.
The GYB Frontiers was led on the visit by its Chairman, Alhaji Hans, in his entourage were Alhaji Abubakar Yusuf, Abdulrahman Alli, Adams Terry, Abdullateef Onusi, Musa Mechero, Adams Onota, Bashir Abubakar, Engr Muhammed Tas, and Sunday Alabi. Others were Hon Abdulmajeed Hassan, representing Kogi East and Hon Bilkis Shuaib Tatu, representing Kogi West.