Gov. Ododo orders immediate payment of bursary to youth, student associations

Kogi state governor, Ahmed Usman Ododo, has said his administration would resist any attempt to derail the prevailing peace and security of lives and property in the state

He said this during an interactive session with youth and student leaders of the state at the Government House, Lokoja, on Friday and ordered the immediate payment of bursary allowance to all students of Kogi state origin in higher institutions across the country.

He also directed that all arrears of subvention to youth and students’ associations in the state be paid “immediately.”

The governor who decried attempts by “unpatriotic persons” to breach the prevailing peace and stability in the state, vowed to resist any attempt to instigate violent protests in any part of the state under any guise.