From Tunde Rahman, Lokoja
The coalition of political parties in Kogi state have endorses the All Nigerian Progressive Congress(APC) and her candidate in the forthcoming November 16 governorship election in the state News Hub Mag! reports.
In a press conference held in Lokoja on Wednesday, the spokesman of the coalition, Dr Sanni Teidi said their endorsement is as a result of Governor Yahya Bello’s positive contribution to the social and economic development of the state.
“Our endorsement is for unity and development of the state. Our mission wasn’t in our own personal interest but that of the unity of the state and the survival of our people irrespective of our tribes and religious background”, he said.
He said the second term agenda though very constitutional but is not automatic and it’s only considered for those that deserve it.
“In addition to the effect governance which Governor Yahya Bello has provided in the various indices he deserves another fresh term of four years in office which will open up other senatorial district to produce governor”.
Dr Teidi warned against the increasing ethnic coloration some politicians are giving to the second term bid of Governor Yahya Bello.”we are against all forms of political hegemony and godfather in kogi state,” he said.