The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole has assured the people of Kogi State that Governor Yahaya Bello would work hard to transform the state in his second term.
Oshiomhole said that Bello will approach his second term with all “the vigor with eye for posterity and legacy marks in the development of Kogi state.”
According to him , the victory of Yahaya Bello in Kogi State represents many things for those who truly believe that Nigeria politics should move away from sentiments, NAN reports.
The APC Chairman said this when he fielded questions from State House Correspondents after he accompanied Bello on a visit to President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Thursday.
He said: “I think that for analysts and keen observers for Nigeria’s politics particularly the geo-political politics, you will agree that the victory of Yahaya Bello in Kogi State represents many things for those who truly believe that Nigeria politics should move away from sentiments, to dealing with people for who they are rather than where the come from.
“So, for us in the APC, we are very proud and we presented him to the president.
“ The president was very proud, of course he congratulated, he was happy to see his certificate and he has encouraged us to recognize that the reward for hard work as they say is more work.
“And I am sure that governor Yahaya Bello having passed through the learning curve is going to approach the second term with all the vigor with eye for posterity and legacy marks in the development of Kogi state.
“We as party we appreciate the people of Kogi State for standing by the party and voting for Yahaya Bello.’’