From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja
A front line governorship aspirant on the platform of All Progressives Congress, (APC) in Kogi State, Engr Danlami Mohammed, has promised to place the state on the path of industrialization if given the mandate to rule.
According to him industrialisation would boost job and income generation for the unemployed citizens considering the the abundant natural resources that are available in the state.
Mohammed who gave the assurance at Dekina, headquarters of Dekina local government area of Kogi State when he was presented to the supporters and party faithfuls, by a group under the aegis of Association for Good Governance, led by its president, Alh Imam Idris, said viable security system, tourism, empowerment of women and youths, will also be given proper attention if he comes on board.
The governorship aspirant expressed his believe in the saying that power belongs to God who gives to whoever he chooses, adding that “we cannot fold our arms to allow Kogi State derail completely into verge of collapse, we should all join hands to rescue Kogi state”.
“Governance of any state is all about bringing the people together to take the advantage of natural and human potentials that are available to move the state to enviable heights.
“We have opportunity to make Kogi State a jewel of the country through tourism, we have abundant mineral resources, we have cashew in abundance to create job opportunity for our youths and i made myself available for accomplish this mission” the guber aspirant stressed.
He called on Kogites both at home and in the diaspora to join in the mission to rescue Kogi State from the shackles of underdevelopment and maladministration.