…makes fresh appointment
Following the success of the Ward Congress of the All Progressive Congress (APC) across the 21 Local Government Area of Kogi State, the National Youth Council of Nigeria (NYCN)’s Chairman, His Youthfulness Usman Ogohi Samuel, has commended the high level of peace and unity displayed by Kogi youths.
In a statement by the
Chief Press Secretary to the Kogi NYCN Chairman, Aturu Bishop on Sunday in Lokoja, described the peaceful conduct of the youths as ”exemplary’.
The Council boss who monitored the progress of the Ward Congress in the eastern senatorial district of the state, Odu Ward 2 precisely, noted that the youth through the exemplary display of His Excellency Governor Yahaya Bello has imbibed and began to practice the true tenant of politics.
Ambassador Ogohi who thanked various Local Government Chairmen in the state for running an inclusive administration which he said has given youth a sense of belonging in the political cycle, stressed that the negative narrative about youth in the state will soon be a thing of the past through the programs the state NYCN is planning to execute.
He further thanked executives of the state NYCN and youth across the 21 LG for not allowing themselves against all odds to be used as thugs before, during and, after the ward congress exercise.
Ogohi likewise congratulates all affirmed youth leaders, expects synergy with their various local government youth council Coordinators.
Similarly, the NYCN boss paid a thank-you visit to some stakeholders in the Eastern senatorial district, while pleading for their support in building a better society for the youth in the state through the youth council.
In his response, the Chairman of Dekina Local government Area of Kogi State, Hon. Prince Ishaq Shaibu Okolo has promised his unflinching support towards the newly inaugurated executives of the National Youth Council of Nigeria, Kogi State Chapter.
Prince Ishaq who doubles as the ALGON Sec. stressed that his Local Government and by extension the entire 21 LG in the state has benefited from the youth inclusiveness policy of Governor Yahaya Bello, adding that such spirit will be channeled in ensuring that they give their total support to the affairs of the state NYCN.
He further urged the Executives of the Council to pay key attention to the yearnings of the youth they represent across the 21 LG, adding that the hope for a better tomorrow lies in their capacity to deliver and run an inclusive administration that would attract development to the Council.
The council boss further proceeded to his ward, Odu Ward 2 to witness the Local Government Congress where he met with Hon. Y.Y Okala, Hon. Idoko Ododo, Hon. Enema Paul and Senator Jibrin Echocho and Hon. Ahmedi Attah urging them to use their wealth of political experience and good office in promoting and supporting the affairs of the state NYCN.
He also announced the appointment of Hon. Tijani Otokiti as Senior Special Assistant and Comr.Alibest Mayaki as Personal Assistant 2.