The executive Governor of Kogi State, His Excellency, Governor Yahaya Bello has reportedly divorced his third wife, Hafiza.

According to a report by Vanguard, this was confirmed few days ago in a remark he made while receiving an award of honour from the National Council of Women Societies (NCWS).

The Governor appreciated his wives, Hajiya Amina Yahaya Bello and the First Lady, Hajiya Rashida Bello at the award remarks but left out Hajiya Hafiza. The reason for the divorce is still unknown at the moment.

Meanwhile, the organisers of the award and other executive members of National Council of Women Societies(NCWS), stated that the nomination and recognition of Gov. Yahaya Bello was in view of his purposeful and conscious effort by his administration in the continuous appointment of women into sensitive and strategic offices in the leadership structure of Kogi state.