The Ilajo Royal family, kabba has warmly congratulated His Excellency, Governor Yahaya Bello over his election victory at the Supreme Court.
In a statement signed by Mr Elewononi, Ilajo progressive President which reads in part “we celebrate with His Excellency Governor Yahaya Adoza Bello, the Executive Governor of Kogi State on the confirmation of His Excellency as the duly elected Governor of our dear State by the Supreme Court of Nigeria.
Hon Emmanuel Ayo, the state Youth leader of the APC and a representative of the royal family also said that the Supreme Court ruling is a confirmation both of the perfect will of God and of the irrefutable choice of Kogi people. It also reinforces the confidence our people have in the judiciary.
“This is a good development for the advancement of democracy in our nation Nigeria as it goes a long way to pattern true democracy for other African nations” he said.
He described His Excellency as Transparent, accountable,Competent and Committed leader and a model for other leaders and this Victory shows that In the November 16, 2019 elections, Kogi people overwhelmingly voted for him therefore no amount of opposition can contest that mandate.
He urged kogites from all political parties and all ethnic subgroups to rise up and support the God-ordained Governor.