From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja
The All Progressives Congress (APC), Chairmanship Candidate for Olamaboro local government area in the December 12 council elections in Kogi State, Hon. Adejoh Friday Nicodemus has promised to initiate moves through his wealth of experience to embark on developmental projects that would improve the living standard of the people if given the mandate.
The chairmanship candidate dropped this hint in Lokoja at the weekend shortly after he was screened, endorsed and introduced to the party leadership and the executive governor of Kogi state, Alhaji Yahaya Bello.
Nicodemus held that the emergence as the duo standard bearers of All Progressive Congress (APC) for Olamaboro Local Government in the December polls is a testimony of people’s choice and acceptance; and as such, he will not betray them, if given the mandate to oversee the affairs of the council in the next dispensation.
“I call on our supporters and fans, home and abroad to return home to lend their support to make this project a great success, come 12th December, 2020.
“A vote for me is a vote for a new and better Olamabaro”, he expressed.
Nicodemus who expressed his believed in the principle of “Action speaks louder than words” said he will not bother their people with much talk for now, assuring that he will keep to their words if he secured mandate of the people at December 12, council election .
While noting that the prospect for the greatness of Olamabaro has finally come via their support and mandate at the December polls, he said the journey of thousand miles starts with a step, imploring them to fix that step for APC candidate; “for the journey of the people of Olamabaro to kick off with fanfare, ushering the people into the promised land.
“With a grateful heart, i have accepted the good work and call of God, our political party, APC and the good people of Olamabaro Local government Area to represent them at the Local Government Council as chairman” he affirmed.
The statement therefore has emphasized the acceptance of Hon. Adejo Friday Nicodemus, for chairman and Hon. Blessing Aisha Ekele, for vice chairman respectively.
The Kogi State Independent Electoral Commission(KOSIEC), had fixed December 12 ,2020 for election into the 21 Local Government Areas of the state, assuring the contestants and electorate of free and fair council election.