By: JOSHUA ADINOYI
A leading 2023 House of Assembly Member hopeful, to Represent Okehi Constituency in the State House of Assembly, Hon. Otokiti Alhassan Zakariya, has promised to provide good legislation to the people of the Constituency if elected for the position.
Hon. Zakariya made the promise in an interview with Newsmen after picking his 2Million Naira Nomination and Expression of Interest Forms at the All Progressives Congress (APC) State Secretariat in Lokoja, Kogi State Capital.
The Aspirant who was accompanied by his massive supporters to the venue said he will also ensure dividends of democracy for all, stressing that his decision to join the race was people centered.
Hon. Otokiti pointed out that the coming election was a period for the youths, promising to bring his wealth of experience to bear in the discharge of his duties.
While appreciating Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Adoza Bello for his leadership style in the State and for giving youths opportunity to showcase their leadership ability, the leading aspirant promised to represent the people of Okehi well if given the opportunity.
“We are going strictly into legislative business that will bring dividends of democracy to the good people of Okehi Constituency and Kogites at large
“With the enablement of Almighty Allah, the support of the leader of our great Party here in Kogi State, talking about His Excellency, the Executive Governor of our dear State, Alhaji Yahaya Adoza Bello, His Chief of Staff who is my immediate Boss – Pharmacist Abdulkareem Muhammed Jamiu Asuku, other strong leaders and of course, with the support of the good people of Okehi Constituency, we will bring good governance to the doorsteps of the people
“Good legislative Business, dividends of Democracy for all, that’s my goal and that’s what informed my decision to join the race” Hon. Otokiti said.
Speaking further, Hon. Otokiti Alhassan Zakariya enjoined the people to be peaceful in their conducts, before, during and after the elections, stressing that peace was important to the development of any society.
“My message to the people is the message of peace, before, during and after the elections. Before politics set in, we were families, after political era, we will return to the family so, let’s not allow politics to divide us”
He appreciated the people of Okehi for their support so far, calling for more to enable him emerge the sole candidate of the Party at the Primaries and also emerge victorious at the general elections to enable him accomplish his laudable plans for the people.