Kogi state chairman for people living with disabilities Comrade Ibrahim O. Arome congratulated the commissioner for Women Affairs and Social Development over her appointment and Prayed her to sustain the continue support for the disabilities group in the state.
Mr Arome said the ministry is the only ministry that speaks as a voice of the people like them in the state and some NGOs and CSOs , as such no commissioner works closely with them will see shame and disgrace.
The commissioner in her speech welcomed the group, she appreciated them and said she is overwhelmed with their visit.
The commissioner gave word of encouragement and support to the group saying that it should be called people living with abilities and not people living with disabilities because they can do what others do.
Mrs Fatima promised to be there for the groups welfare at anytime she is been called upon, she assured the group that she would do her possible best to tackle some of the challenges faced by the people with disabilities.