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All Progressive Congress (APC) governorship aspirant from Kogi West Senatorial District, Honourable Dayo Akanmode, has hinted on how Kogi State would enjoy stability and development with a Governor produced by the Senatorial District, saying that his campaign promises were hinged on three points developmental agenda consisting of health, education and rural development to make life more meaningful for the people of Kogi State.
Honourable Akanmode stated while speaking with newsmen in Lokoja, Kogi State capital.
He said quite a numbers indigenes of Kogi State can’t afford qualitative health care services due to abject poverty and ignorance and promised to develop the health sector by making it closer to rural communities and accessible to all.
According to him, the dream would be realized by strengthening the health insurance scheme which will be heavily funded from the government angle.
He also promised to look into the educational sector which has now risen beyound the reach of average citizens and promised to recalled back the good old days when children of peasant farmers, traders and the poor have access to scholarship both within and outside the country.
Hon. Akanmode expressed sadness over the deplorable condition of some major and rural roads in the state particularly the Kabba to Egbe road noting that aggressive infrastructural development based the peculiarities of every locality would be embarked upon.
On the clarion call for Kogi West to occupy Lugard House, Hon. Akanmode said the the agitation is long overdue emphasizing that such development would entrench equity in governance, bring about even and rapid development, reduce tension in political terrain and set a template for future power negotiations.
The aspirant who said he had spent over twenty five years in politics emphasized that his ambition had been received with wild jubilations across the three Senatorial districts of Kogi State.
He urged Kogites to get their Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) and avoid sitting on the fence and complain about failings of government in power.
Hon. Dayo Akanmode promised to be servant leader to every citizens of the state adding that he had remain accessible to all without bias or discrimination.