Chief Mrs Esther Abejide, the wife of Hon. Leke Abejide the governorship candidate of African Democatic Congress ADC Kogi State and Hajia Fatima Omede, the wife of the Deputy governorship candidate has tasked women in Kogi State to vote massively for African Democratic Congress ADC come November 11, 2023.
Chief Mrs Abejide made this known during a meeting with women support groups across Kogi state, as she tasked the women to support, canvass and wholeheartedly mobilize other women and youths across the state to ensure that the message is appropriately cascaded to the grassroots across Kogi State.
Chief Mrs Abejide while addressing the women, commended their steadfastness, perseverance and industriousness, stating that this is the time to rescue Kogi State and make the state a hub of development for businesses to thrive and boost the economy of the state than before.
According to her, this is the time to provide succour and relief to vulnerable women and girls in the State, expressing that the primary focus of Leke/Omede rescue mission is targeted on Education and Women empowerment, through Quality Education for every girl child, all female child deserves qualitative education, Standardized Healthcare, Social Investment, Economic Development, massive Women Empowerment, and Agriculture which requires the support of all and sundry to bring it to realization.
She urged the women, and civil servants, to go on a sensitization campaign in their neighbourhoods, that the only way to rescue our dear state is to vote for ADC, she stated that the only way to bring development to the state is to intensify efforts and independently entrench the mantra of rescue mission of Leke/Omede in their domains.
“I want to urge all the women in Kogi State to support the duo of Hon.Leke Omede and his running mate Dr. Omede they have the qualities and intellectual framework needed to fix Kogi State”.
“Our areas of interest is Education, especially payment of WAEC fees for all students in the states, improvement of MSEs and Agriculture and healthcare, this involves the award of scholarships, girl child education, adult education, out of school drop outs, alternative high school for girls, training on skill acquisitions, Agriculture, Cooperative grants (interest free) for Small and Medium Enterprise to be successful and many others that will impact on the women and the state as a whole”.
Chief Mrs Esther Abejide enjoined the women to take the message to the grassroots and seek support from their various circles of influence and other women forums and support groups that Leke Abejide has a roster of being a man of the people, who have the interest of the masses and he is out to rescue, rebuild, and rebrand Kogi state.