Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello, CON, extends his warmest congratulations to Arc Yomi Awoniyi, our esteemed former Deputy Governor, as he marks another milestone in his life today, September 4, 2023.
The Governor recognizes Arc Yomi Awoniyi as a dedicated and visionary leader whose contributions to the development of Kogi State and the nation have left an indelible mark. His unwavering commitment to public service and the welfare of his constituency’s people has set an exemplary standard.
During his tenure as Deputy Governor, Arc Yomi Awoniyi played a pivotal role in supporting the then Governor in shaping the policies and initiatives that propelled our state forward.
Governor Bello acknowledges that beyond our state’s borders, Arc Yomi Awoniyi’s influence has extended to the national stage. His advocacy for good governance, social justice, and the well-being of the people has earned him the respect and admiration of many.
As family, friends, and associates of Awoniyi celebrate this special day in the life of a remarkable statesman, the Governor expresses his gratitude for his selfless service and dedication to the betterment of our society. He says Arc Yomi Awoniyi’s legacy of respect, diligence, and commitment continues to inspire young leaders to work tirelessly for the progress and unity of our great state and nation.
The Governor joins the people on this special day in celebrating Arc Yomi Awoniyi’s accomplishments and wishes him good health, happiness, and continued success in all his endeavors.
Architect Yomi Awoniyi was born into the family of late Pa Sunday Awoniyi on September 4, 1960. He was the deputy governor of Kogi State between 2011 and 2015.
Chief Press Secretary to the Governor
September 4, 2023