Sign in
Download Opera News App

News Politics




Nigeria politics

Kogi Governor Pays Homage To Emir Zazzau, NEF Leader Ahead Of 2023 Presidential Ambition

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, on Sunday, visited Emir of Zazzau, Amb. Ahmed Nuhu Bamalli, and Chairman of Northern Elders Forum (NEF), Prof.Ango Abdullahi, in Zaria.

Yahaya Bello, who is on his second term as Kogi State Governor, had stated his ambition to contest for the position of President of Nigeria, under the auspices of the All Progressive Congress (APC), come 2023...

His,arrival at Zaria was greeted by multitude of supporters, including youth, and students groups, who are backing his Presidential ambition.

Quoting from Governor Yahaya Bello's own words:

"This period marked one year in the throne of the Emir of Zazzau, and we used the opportunity to congratulate him.

"Zaria is my home so this is like homecoming for me.

"We are friends and neighbors with the Emir, I couldn't come during his inauguration as I was represented, so today I'm here to congratulate him, and rub minds with him."

The Governor later visited NEF chairman, and former Vice Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Prof. Ango Abdullahi, at his residence, where they met and conversed with each other.

Also, the former Vice Chancellor of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, described Governor Bello as his son, noting that he was friends and classmates with the Governor's uncle for almost 70 years.

Content created and supplied by: MarkWitness (via Opera News )

APC Ahmed Nuhu Bamalli Kogi State NEF Zazzau


Load app to read more comments