The Executive Chairman of Yagba West Local Government , Hon. Pius Kolawole today inaugurates his new cabinet members amidst fun and jubilations. The inauguration which took place at the council Secretariat has in attendance the leadership and stakeholders of the All Progressive Congress(APC), Party supporters, community leaders Youth and Women groups from the fourteen wards of Yagba West.
Hon. Usman Yahaya Obaro who Administered the Oath of Office admonished the appointees to adhere strictly to the Oath and ensure they work to justify their appointments.
The Executive chairman congratulated the new cabinet members, urged them to consider their individual appointment among the abundant competent and capable human capital available in the local government as a privilege and divine.
He praised the Executive Governor of Kogi State for installing elected democratic governance at the third tier of government in the state which conform with the global best practices and international standard.
He enjoined the new appointees to be ready for the challenge of rebuilding the council, urged them to be ready to think outside the box, becoming agents of change by making sure Yagba West becomes the envy of other local governments within and outside the state.
The chairman tasks the appointees to research and come up with ideas and initiatives that could improve the revenue generation drives of his administration which will in turn be use for improving the wellbeing of the people of Yagba West.
“My desire to leave behind legacies of improved economy, infrastructural development, improved socio-wellbeing of the good people of Yagba West is of great importance to me, this is why I am calling you people to Join me, to share my vision and the vision of our leader, the Executive Governor of Kogi State ALHAJI Yahaya Bello in our collective efforts to ‘do more’ for the people.”
” In the next few weeks, we are setting up an economic team whose membership will be drawn from among the people of Yagba west with expertise/ professional background in different field of human endeavours, a team that will be saddled with the responsibility to chart and develop a comprehensive economic blueprints for the benefit of our people and the good of our administration.” He said
Giving acceptance speech on behalf of other appointees, the secretary to the local government, Chief Kayode Olutayo Johh thanked the chairman for the trust and confidence reposed in them, assures the chairman of the collective resolve of the appointees to commit themselves to the realization of the chairman’s vision for the people of Yagba West.
Those who took the oath of office today are: Secretary to the Local Government, the Chief of Staff, Supervisors and Senior special Assistants.