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Governor Yahaya Bello Controlling Traffic On Lokoja-Abuja Road


Kogi state Governor Yahaya Bello on Sunday evening joined officers from the Federal road safety corps (FRSC) and other security agencies monitoring traffic on the Abuja-Lokoja road, which has kept passengers at a standstill for two days in a row.

Governor Bello, who arrived in the state’s Jamata district with his security men and several aides, spent more than five hours directing traffic that had kept travelers at one point since Friday night.

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It was gathered that the Governor, who arrived at the scene around 06.30 PM, called other security chiefs in the state to deploy more personnel to join his security in traffic management.

Speaking to reporters, Governor Bello said his action followed the brief he got on the traffic situation along Lokoja-Abuja road especially between Kpata in Lokoja down to Koto, Kogi/Kotonkarfe local government of the state from his security details on Saturday.

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AJAYI Temitope Samuel, A blogger by profession for the past 8 years. He studied Political Science at the Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti, Contact: +2348137451665 Twitter: @globalgistng1,
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