Onoja Hails Workers on Strict Adherence to COVID19 Guidelines on Workers’ Day
Edward Onoja, the Deputy Governor of Kogi State, has hailed the workers for their strict adherence to COVID19 guidelines issued by the New Direction Government, which has kept the state free of any recorded case (s) so far.
In a congratulatory statement made available by his Chief Press Secretary, Promise Emmanuel on the 2020 Workers’ Day, to Kogi State Civil Servants, in Lokoja on Friday, May 1st, 2020.
The Deputy Governor extolled the resolve of Kogi Workers and their various unions in the face of the civil service reforms which has brought sanity to the system, whom he says according to his boss, Alhaji Yahaya Bello were “understanding and cordial” in their relationship with the state Government under his watch.
He appreciated his boss, Governor Yahaya Bello for prioritizing the welfare of Kogi Workers, assuring of their best interests at all times, even in the face of the global pandemic that has taken a drastic toll on the state’s finances.
He added that God Almighty has preserved Kogi from the pandemic, declaring that Numbers 31:49 which says: “and said to him, “Your servants have counted the soldiers under our command, and not one is missing”, as his prayers for all Kogites once this pandemic is over.