Report by OKOLO V.E
The Commissioner for Culture and Tourism, Hon. Salifu Isah Idachaba received in audience members of Kogi Got Talent show alongside winners of Season one(1)and two(2) who made the state proud during their previous performance in Lagos State.
Hon. Salifu Idachaba who expressed great delight for their show in the recent movies they projected and described them as the best hands that can be found in Nigeria.
He noted that the Kogi State higher institutions is endowed with great talent that can help to contribute to the development of State.
The Commissioner at the end of the visit declared Government intention to collaborate and include them in the list of contingent to Abuja National Carnival scheduled to hold between 1st and 2nd of March this year.
Earlier in his remarks, the organizer of Kogi Got Talent, Mr Job Daniel Amana thanked the Commissioner for the grand reception accorded to them and pledged their unalloyed efforts to make the State proud.
Mr Job Amana who said the project started between 2013/14 also added that it is a self sponsored one, except in 2017 that the government of His Excellency, Alhaji Yahaya Adoza Bello sponsored the 2017 Talent Got Hunt event in Lagos where the group won 2 Million Naira for season 2 Master Anderson Peter and Blessing Abah, a singer who took 4th position in season 1 runoff respectively.
The organizer is a 29 year old graduate of Computer Science from Kaduna State University and hails from Alah Ejule in Ofu Local Government Area of the State.