Governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the November 11, 2023 Kogi State election on Tuesday assured that if elected, he would revisit the cases of workers sacked in the state in the last seven years to give them a sense of belonging and justice.
Senator Dino Melaye, revealed his plan in Lokoja, the State capital when he received some of the victims who are staff in State and Local Government Services across Kogi State.
He said his determination was ready to revisit all such cases with the hope of providing justice to the victims.
“When by the grace of God, your will and the will of all our people, I am elected and sworn into office as your governor, I will revisit your cases and ensure that you get justice,” Melaye told the representatives of the sacked workers.
“The administration that I will lead, by the grace of God, will wear a human face. We are coming to work for the people, and in doing that, all the victims of the maladministration of the past seven years will get justice where they have been inhumanly treated,” Dino noted.
The governorship candidate explained that he was aware of people who lost their lives and yet their families were not compensated including lecturers in higher institutions that were summarily dismissed and staff in the state or local governments employment that were relieved of their employment.
Senator has promised that he will in the weeks ahead, make public the processes through which the victims of dismissal and other ill treatments in the state public service will register their grievances for redress.