By Amuda Dan Sulaiman Fab
The Chairman, Federated Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, Abu Michael, has expressed gratitude to Gov. Yahaya Bello for his intervention in the worsening medical condition of one of its member, Mr. Ali Edoh, publisher of Prime Newspaper.
Mr. Abu Michael made the disclosure on Tuesday when he and two other veteran journalists, Alhaji Amuda Dan Sulaiman Fab, publisher of National Watch newspaper and the NUJ Vice Chairman, Alhaji Abubakar Sulaiman, visited him in his Lokoja residence preparatory to the surgery.
The Federated Chapel Chairman who thanked Gov. Bello for facilitating the eye surgery, said the news of the release of funds for the surgery of Mr. Edoh by the Governor, has once again proven that Gov. Bello is a father to all.
Mr. Abu wished him a successful surgery, and prayed for the success of the administration and urged the citizenry to support policies and programmes of Governor Yahaya Bello.
In his remarks, Mr. Ali Edoh, Publisher of Prime Newspaper, said he is overwhelmed by the show of love by Gov’ Bello, wishing the administration well in its future endeavours .
Mr. Alih Edoh, hails from Omala LGA of Kogi State, and has been bedridden for over a year, following impaired vision.
He was full of joy that with saying that with the intervention by the State Government, he hoped to regain his sight.