‘Kogi: Gov Bello Deserves Second Term’


Abdullahi Bello is a former Speaker of Kogi State House of Assemby. He speaks about the forthcoming governorship election in the state and why the incumbent Governor Yahaya Bello deserves a second term. CHARLES AIDOGHIE met him

Your party, the APC, will soon be going into Governorship election in Kogi State but there are insinuations that Governor Yahaya Bello may not be given a second term ticket. Do you think he has done well enough to deserve the ticket?


Let’s give gratitude to God for giving us the grace to witness this moment. Yes, it’s quite true that my state will soon be faced with the challenges of electing our governor, and therefore the usual noise around election period is here again.

As you mentioned, there are insinuations that Governor Yahaya Bello will not be given ticket for second term.

Whenever I read this in the media, I just laugh and waive it off. Sometimes, people do ask me just as you did ask here as to whether the governor will be given ticket by…

Source: Leadership Newspaper