Commissioner Abanika Expresses Gratitude and Pledges Transformational Leadership During Visit by Old Engineering Students, Alumni of Kogi Poly.

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In a heartwarming display of solidarity, the Old Engineering Students of Kogi Poly Osara/Itakpe Campus extended a warm congratulatory visit to the newly appointed Commissioner for Housing and Urban Development, Hon. Taiye Abanika.

This significant gesture underscored their unwavering support and optimism for the future under his stewardship.

Amidst the palpable atmosphere of appreciation and goodwill, Hon. Abanika graciously welcomed the delegation, expressing heartfelt gratitude for the opportunity entrusted to him by the people of Kogi State.

He acknowledged the pivotal role played by Governor Ododo in his appointment, recognizing the governor’s vision for inclusive governance and sustainable development.

During the engaging discourse, Hon. Abanika reaffirmed his steadfast commitment to advancing urban development initiatives throughout Kogi State.

He articulated a vision centered on enhancing housing infrastructure and implementing holistic urbanization strategies that prioritize the well-being and prosperity of all residents.

With a resolute determination to prioritize the needs of his constituents, the commissioner assured the delegation of his unwavering resolve to drive positive change and progress not only in the state’s urban landscape but also in the lives of its people.

His pledge resonated deeply with the Old Engineering Students, who expressed confidence in his ability to deliver transformative results for the community.

As the meeting concluded, Hon. Abanika reiterated his profound appreciation for the support and encouragement extended to him.

He emphasized the importance of collaborative efforts in achieving sustainable development goals and pledged to work tirelessly in partnership with stakeholders to realize the shared aspirations of the people of Kogi State


The visit by the Old Engineering Students served as a poignant reminder of the profound impact of collective solidarity and shared vision in shaping the future of Kogi State. With Commissioner Abanika at the helm, guided by principles of inclusivity, dedication, and excellence, a new era of progress and prosperity beckons for the state and its cherished inhabitants.