The governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kogi State, Alh. Ododo Ahmed Usman (OAU) has visited His Royal Majesty, the Obaro of Kabba, Oba Solomon Dele Owoniyi.
The visit is in continuation of his statewide consultations ahead of official commencement of campaign activities for the November 11th guber polls.
Alhaji Ododo who led his team to the ancient town of Kabba said he was in the palace of the revered monarch to officially inform him of his ambition to govern the state and sought his royal blessings.
The candidate expressed appreciation to the monarch for his invaluable contributions to the development of his domain and Kogi State in general, assuring that the place of traditional institution in governance will never be relegated when he gets elected as the Executive Governor of Kogi State.
While responding, the Obaro of Kabba who is also the chairman of Okun Traditional Council, prayed for a successful outing for the APC and its candidate in the governorship election.
He assured Alhaji Ododo of his support and prayers, adding that he (Ododo) is eminently qualified to take the baton of leadership from Governor Yahaya Bello who he said has done well in areas of security and infrastructural development.