Kaduna state governor, Nasir el-Rufai knelt down to plead with the people of Kogi on behalf of Governor Yahaya Bello asking them for forgiveness for all of his offences.
El-Rufai stated this during All Progressives Congress (APC) rally in Lokoja, adding that Bello is young and he is supposed to make mistakes but he had learnt from his mistakes.
The deputy governor of Edo state, Philip Shuiabu joined him while he was on his kneels that assure the people that Gov Bello cares about Kogi state and its development.
“Many people say Yahaya Bello is young; that he has fought many people. For every one that the governor has offended, I’m asking all of you to forgive him. He is young; he is supposed to make mistakes. When you are young, you make mistakes but you learn from them.
“On his behalf, I’m kneeling down, to beg all of you to forgive Yahaya Bello if he has offended you. He cares about the people of Kogi State. He cares about this state. He has brought progress to this state; he has brought young people and women into government.
“He has cleared salary arrears that he inherited from previous governments. You must all come out to support him. I beg you all. Let us make history. The Late Prince Audu did everything to bring progress to this state. Let us not dishonour his memory by allowing PDP to return to Lugard House,” TheCable quoted el-Rufai to have said.