The National Chairman of the All Progressive Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole assured the people of Kogi state that Governor Yahaya Bello will work hard to transform the state in his second term.
Oshiomhole said that Bello will approach his second term with “the vigor with eye for posterity and legacy marks in the development of Kogi state.”
According to him, Yahaya Bello’s victory represents many things for those who truly believe that Nigeria’s policy should move away from sentiments, NAN reports.
The APC Chairman said this when he answered questions from correspondents of the House of Representatives after accompanying Bello on a visit to President Muhammadu Buhari in the presidential village of 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.’’