Rector, Kogi State Polytechnic, Chief Salisu Ogbo Usman PhD, has described the Ejeh of Ankpa, Alhaji Sadiq Ahmed Yakubu as a pro-development monarch.
In a goodwill message personally signed by the Rector to celebrate the monarch on his birthday anniversary, Dr. Salisu noted that Ejeh of Ankpa’s dedication to charity and promotion of the unity, values of tolerance, patience and civility as well as his efforts to inspire more youths to embrace knowledge and entrepreneurship deserves commendation.
“On behalf of the Governing Council, Academic Board, Management, Staff and Students of Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja, I wish to felicitate with His Royal Highness, the Ejeh of Ankpa, Alhaji Sadiq Ahmed Yakubu on the auspicious occasion of your birthday.
“I also join the Ankpa Traditional Council and Igala Area Traditional Council to celebrate with the royal father who has influenced the development of Ankpa, Igala Kingdom and Kogi State in many ways.
“I appreciate you for always promoting civic responsibility in your domain, and supporting the state government in sensitization of the populace on important issues.
“I pray God Almighty to grant you long life, sound health, wisdom and strength as you continue to reign on the throne.
Once again, accept the hearty felicitations of Kogi State Polytechnic and my best wishes on special occasion of your birthday, Sir,” he said.