By Abubakar S. H
Friends, colleagues, family members gathered to celebrate a senior police officer in kogi state, Alfred Usman, as he marked his resounding and remarkable birthday party recently.
The star-studded event was organised by Friends who knew him since he came to kogi state, and the party was held at the popular joint in lokoja.
The event was well attended by his friends,both police officers, journalists, politicians and other professionals who showed up to support Alfred, some notable faces were; the Vice Chairman of Kogi NUJ, Abubakar Suleman, Julius Atabor of National Daily and Idris Ahmed Nassarawa of Daily Times newspaper.
Other dignitaries are senior police officers from the police headquarters,lokoja , Naval officers and civil defence.
While giving a speech at the event, the celebrant, Alfred thanked all his friends that attended his birthday, saying that most of those that graced his birthday are well known to him since he came to kogi state as police officer .
According to him, ” I sincerely appreciate all the notable personalities that were here to celebrate me, I am from Adamawa state , but I’m posted to kogi state since about 20 years ago, and very surprised that many kogi indigenes are here at my birthday to celebrate me,I am indeed very grateful to everyone”,he said.