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Kogi Solid Mineral, Natural Resources Commissioner, Engr. Bashir Gegu tasks Edimose Youths On Peace.

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A delegation of Edimose Youths in a pose with their leader, Kogi State Commissioner for Solid Minerals and Natural Resources, Hon. High Chief Engineer Abubakar Bashir Gegu
Kogi Solid Mineral, Natural Resources Commissioner, Engr. Bashir Gegu tasks Edimose Youths On Peace.
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Kogi Solid Mineral, Natural Resources Commissioner, Engr. Bashir Gegu tasks Edimose Youths On Peace.

By Yahaya Idris, Lokoja.

Global Times Nigeria had obtained that a group, Edimose youth Congress, on Tuesday, paid a courtesy visit on their leader and serving Commissioner for Solid Mineral and natural Resources, Engineer Abubakar Bashir Gegu, and to equally thanked him for his efforts towards using his good office to better the lot of his people.

A delegation of Edimose Youths in a pose with their leader, Kogi State Commissioner for Solid Minerals and Natural Resources, Hon. High Chief Engineer Abubakar Bashir Gegu

A delegation of Edimose Youths in a pose with their leader, Kogi State Commissioner for Solid Minerals and Natural Resources, Hon. High Chief Engineer Abubakar Bashir Gegu

Speaking on behalf of the group, leader of the delegation Mallam Umar Shafi, said they were in Lokoja, specifically the Commissioner’s office to commend his effort, before, during and after the spill over clashed which ensued between their host community and neighboring village.

He said the entire community will soon meet with aimed of designing a template on how to come and show their open appreciation over what the youthful Commissioner has done for them.

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The group also thanked the Governor for appointing their leader as commissioner, adding that his services to his people is well felt and commendable. The group deposited.

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As part of ongoing efforts to ensure sustainable peace in Kogi Local Government Area of the State and beyond, Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), and serving Commissioner in the State, Hon. Engineer Abubakar Bashir Gegu on Tuesday, while hosting some youth group from Edimose community on a courtesy visit at his office, Ministry of Solid Mineral and Natural Resources, GRA, Lokoja, said he was overwhelming with their visit and described as timely and most welcome.

Engineer Bashir Gegu, who appreciated them for the visit, noting that his position for the people of that area has not change which is ensuring peace and inline with cardinal principle of his benefactor and Governor of the State, Alhaji Yahaya Adoza Bello.

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The Commissioner, however, tasked them on peace, saying its only peace that can guarantee meaningful development in any part of the world.

“I want to categorically say we have done very well to maintain peace especially during the spill over crisis that ensued between Edimose of Kogi LG and Ogande in Bassa LGA respectively, we came in to put a stop to what would have gone beyond our control and to the glory of God we are to giving a positive testimony on that. “

“If not for God and the Governor who appointed me and gave me such an opportunity in my capacity as a Commissioner I won’t have been there to contribute my quota to the development of my host LG.

He described Alhaji Yahaya Bello as an architect of a modern Kogi State, Security conscious Governor in the country, a fair, just and reliable leader that Kogi and Nigeria had ever produced. He said.

“We should be grateful to Alhaji Yahaya Adoza Bello for all he has been doing for the people of Kogi LG, we are all living witness to the ongoing transformation in the area.”

The Solid Mineral and Natural Resources Commissioner went further to unveiled some of achievements derived from the ongoing administration ably led Governor Yahaya Adoza Bello, which include, reference hospital under construction, key appointment of Kogi LG Indigenes into his cabinet, security of lives and properties and among others.

Engr. Bashiru Gegu Appreciates Gov. Bello’s Efforts to Electrify Communities in Kogi LGA.

Global Times Nigeria report, that Engineer Abubakar Bashir Gegu, is a notable tittle holder in Koton-Karfe communities in view of his tireless efforts and immense contribution to the development of his fatherland and hails from Gegu Beki Chiefdom of the Kogi LGA of the State.

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Eid-El-Fitr: Deputy Governor of Kebbi Task On Peaceful Coexistence.

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Eid-El-Fitr: Deputy Governor of Kebbi Task On Peaceful Coexistence.
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Eid-El-Fitr: Deputy Governor of Kebbi Task On Peaceful Coexistence.

In his message to commemorate the 2021 Eid-El-Fitr, His Excellency, Dr Sama’ila Yombe Dabai mni (Tambarin Zuru), the Deputy Governor of Kebbi State has charged Muslim faithfuls around the globe on peaceful co-existence and implore the virtues of Holy Month of Ramadan and beyond.

While fielding questions from journalists after Eid El Fitr prayers on Thursday, Dr. Samaila Yombe Dabai used the medium to commend the efforts and leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari and Governor Bagudu of Kebbi state respectively.

the Kebbi State Deputy Governor Dr. Sama'ila Yombe Dabai addressing newsmen shortly after a program

the Kebbi State Deputy Governor Dr. Sama’ila Yombe Dabai addressing newsmen shortly after a program

The Deputy Governor further extended warm appreciations to Royal fathers of Kebbi State for their regular support to the policies and programs of the State Government.

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On insecurity situation in the State with emphasis on Kebbi South, Sama’ila Yombe Dabai stressed that Governor Abubakar Atiku Bagudu will not relent on the efforts of the State Government toward sustaining the peace while using the medium to call on bad elements launching attacks on the innocent citizens to either stop or face full wrath of the law.

The Deputy Governor prayed for the repose of all departed souls while renewing his call to see the prime purpose of life here on Earth and hereafter.

 

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Dr Isah Salifu bags traditional title in hometown as Omachi Ejeh Dekina, (Wali).

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Dr Isah Salifu bags traditional title in hometown as Omachi Ejeh Dekina, (Wali).
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Dr Isah Salifu bags traditional title in hometown as Omachi Ejeh Dekina, (Wali).

Recognition will always come to the diligent and the selfless. Sometimes, it comes from outside one’s community or from within, as is the case with Dr Isah Salifu.

Dr Salifu, ECOBANK zonal manager, was yesterday  conferred with the traditional title of Omachi Ejeh of Dekina. To some, it may just be a title. But to the Igalas, it holds a lot of importance.  Its meaning is Gifted Child. The title was conferred by no other than the Ejeh of Dekina and acting Chairman, Igala Area Traditional Council Dr Usman Obaje.

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The monarch emphasized that the Zonal Ecobank manager Dr Isah Salifu  deserved the title for his unprecedented positive contribution to the development of Igala Kingdom and Dekina in particular.

The new Omachi Ejeh of Dekina, Dr Isah Salifu

The new Omachi Ejeh of Dekina, Dr Isah Salifu

The event which took  place on the second date of the Eid-el-Fitr period in Ejeh Palace Dekina, have the presence of Engr Musa Wada immediate past Peoples Democratic Party PDP  Kogi state gubernatorial candidate, Dr. Idris Omede, the former commissioner for Health Kogi state, Dr Tony Okpanachi MD Development Bank of Nigeria, Chief Dr Kashim Akor, DG National Productivity Centre, Mallam Nasiru Adeboh, former Chief of staff to Governor Idris Wada, Prof. Armstrong Idacahab acting DG, National Broadcasting Commission, Alhaji Hassan Ibrahim, of Supreme Court Nigeria, Hon Sadiq Abubakar, ICDA President , Hon Abdulahi Omede among  other prominent sons and daughters of the noble Igala kingdom.

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The Monarchs who graced the auspicious occasion include His Royal Highnesses, Ogohi of Anyigba, Alhaji Shaibu Okolo, Oyeigba of Mozum, and others.

The recipient of the prestigious award, Dr Salihu, stressed that the Ejeh had demonstrated his passion and commitment to a united and egalitarian Society, “I am appreciative of the recognition of my contributions to nation building and I pledge my continued loyalty to Ejeh in  Council, Igala traditional institution Kogi State and Nigeria at large.”

Dr Isah said “The honour is timely and encouraging, insisting that the honour would encourage him to sustain his good works.”

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Afenifere 4 GYB/PYB 2023: Kogi State Chapter Describes Gov. Bello as Best Choice for the Country

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Afenifere 4 GYB/PYB 2023: Kogi State Chapter Describes Gov. Bello as Best Choice for the Country

 

By: Joshua Adinoyi

A Group known as Afenifere for GYB/PYB 2023, Kogi State Chapter, says Governor Yahaya Bello remains the right choice to lead Nigeria come 2023.

The State Coordinator of the Group, Mr. Chinga Emmanuel made the remark during a meeting of the Group in Lokoja, the State Capital.

Mr. Chinga pointed out that since Governor Yahaya Bello assumed Office, alot of transformation has taken place in the State, ranging from rural electrification, road construction, appointment of youths into positions, among others.

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The State Coordinator noted that Nigeria today, is yearning for change of leadership, stressing that Governor Bello represents the youthful mind the Country needs, assuring that if elected as President in the coming Presidential election, a lot of positive changes will be witnessed in Nigeria.

Mr. Chinga expressed optimism that the issue of insecurity facing Nigeria will become a thing of the past with Governor Bello leading the Country, assuring that the Group will not relent efforts at promoting the activities of the Governor to the the outer world and ensure his success at the Presidential polls.

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He explained that few weeks after the inauguration of executives of Kogi State of the Group, over 3,000 members have been added to the Group, calling on all Kogites within and outside the State to join the movement.

Mr. Emmanuel stressed that the Group will continue to mobilize youths across the 21 Local Government Areas of the State to join the project, adding that Governor Yahaya Bello’s believe in the youths’ ability to deliver is second to none.

 

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