Kogi State Governor, His Excellency Yahaya Bello, CON, graced a reception organized by the North Central Governors’ Forum to honor the Secretary to the Government of the Federation and former governor of Benue State, His Excellency Dr. George Akume.
Amidst the event held at the International Conference Centre in Abuja, the nation’s capital, the governor extolled the SGF as a refined, committed, and trustworthy leader with an excellent service record.
He conveyed his confidence that the people of North Central Nigeria and the nation as a whole would wholeheartedly offer their support and cooperation to Senator George Akume in the fulfillment of his responsibilities.
The occasion, graced by the vice president of Nigeria, Senator Kashim Shettima, GCON, the president of the Senate, Godswill Akpabio, other political heavyweights, captains of industry, and traditional rulers, saw Bello acknowledge President Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s appointment of Senator Akume as the SGF as a testament to his diligence, accommodation, and trustworthiness.
Bello joined the family, friends, and political associates of the former governor of Benue State in celebrating his notable achievements.
He also offered prayers for God to grant him wisdom and deeper understanding in carrying out his duties.
Chief Press Secretary to the Governor