By Comrade Nasir.
As Kogi state marks her twenty sixth year of creation, the member representing Ankpa 2 constituency at the Kogi state house of assembly, Hon Alfa Momoh Rabiu has congratulated the good people of Kogi state assuring of better days to come.
The member while thanking God for the gift of life and peaceful coexistence among kogites from creation till time pointed out that this alone calls for gratitude in spite of some of the present challenges facing the state.
“Ehhhm… If you look at the ethnic make up of Kogi state and how peaceful we have lived between ourselves over the years, it is a thing to thank God for. Although there are some little challenges that needs to be addressed, hopefully, I will tell God on behalf of the good people of Kogi state.” he said.
Thereafter, he congratulated the governor of Kogi state, Alhaji Yahaya Bello and the entirety of Kogi citizens on this post silver age of the states creation.
It will be recalled that Kogi state was created on Tuesday, 27th August 1991 by the then military president(Head of state) Gen Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida with the slogan, confluence state owing to the meeting of the two rivers, Niger and Benue in Lokoja.