Pay Sallah Homage,As Idris Promised Continuous Support To The Needy.
Hon Simon Yahaya,leader of people living with disability in Kogi state has joined millions of Nigerians to celebrate former kogi Governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Idris on his recent turbaning as Jakadan Sokoto by the Sultanate.
He bare his mind during the Eid el Fitr salah homage to the former Govenor in his residence at Asokoro,saying their disability status had precluded them from attending the ceremony in Sokoto and the commisioning of Anyigba central mosque built by former Kogi Governor,but deemed it fit to pay a thank you visit.
However,he commended the former kogi Governor for having them at heart always,stating that his reception even out of his tight schedules, portrayed his innate disposition towards their plight both in kogi state and Nigeria.
Hon Yahaya recalled the better life created for people living with disability in kogi state while he was governor for nine years,saying posterity will continue to write his name in the anals of Kogi history in gold,for equating both the sbled and disabled as one human being that desired good life.
They prayed for more years in the services of humanity with his priority on the people living with disability and the vulnerable in the society,saying his rewards will start while he is living.
Responding,former Kogi Governor and the new Jakadan Sokoto,Alhaji Ibrahim Idris assured them of his continuous support to the welfare of people with special needs and prayed that God will continue to protect them.
Former Kogi Governor advised them to be patient and prayerful,saying the current unfavorable situation hovering around the country needs prayers and patience,as the two attributes is enough to tackle any negative developement.
He thanked them for always identifying with him both within and outside Kogi state,as Almighty God will also keep them at heart.