Interesting Facts about Hon. Engr. Sesoo Gboko Ikpagher.
The young Man, Engr. Sesoo Gboko Ikpagher was born in the late 1970s to the family of Mr. & Mrs. Joseph Gboko Ikpagher from Mbashavja, Mbagundu in Shangev-Tiev, Konshisha local Government Area of Benue State.
Coming from a family where both parents were renowned teachers, Engr. Sesoo Gboko Ikpagher was enrolled in school at the early stage of his life and garnered through the educational stages, the requisite knowledge that has given him excellence in his career pursuit, and business activities.
Engr. Sesoo Gboko Ikpagher is an old Boy of the prestigious W.M Bristow Secondary School, Gboko, set 1997.
He is also an alumunus of the then Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi, (now JS Tarka University, Makurdi) where he graduated in 2004 with a B.Engr. in Agric Engineering.
For his mandatory service to the Nation, he was in 2005 posted to Anambra State for his NYSC where he served as a teacher at St. John’s of God Secondary School, Awka.
His Work Experience.
Shortly after his NYSC, Engr. Ikpagher picked up an appointment with a Telecom Sevicing Company, Reanna Nig. Ltd in Victoria Island Lagos as a site Engineer from 2006 to 2010.
Afterwards, he was employed by the Federal Government of Nigeria at the National Lottery Regulatory Commission where he rose to the position of Assistant Head of Unit Enforcement. And, by 2018, Engr. Sesoo Gboko Ikpagher VOLUNTORILLY resigned his appointment with the Commission, and ventured into full-time Agro-business and other businesses.
At the moment, Engr. Sesoo Gboko Ikpagher is the CEO, SESOTO NIG. LTD, and seeks to represent the Great people of JECHIRA at the Federal House of Representatives of the National Assembly by 2023.
He is happily married to Mrs. Mercy Mnyamchiel Ikpagher and the union is blessed with five lovely children.
His Contributions to the Community.
One sterling attribute about Engr. Sesoo Gboko Ikpagher that stands him out always is his willingness to offer assistance to people and communities within his reach.
Out of his personal resources, the vibrant young man has taken it upon himself to fulfill the long held adage of ” Water is Life”, and has equally undertaken other philanthropic gestures in almost all spheres of life.
To mention but a few, he has:
1. Sponsored the repair of over Twenty broken down boreholes accross Jechira, which has led to the restoration of water supply in the affected communities.
2. Sponsored the drilling of new boreholes in some communities for easy access to portable water.
3. Placed many students of Jechira extraction and beyond on scholarships in various institutions of learning.
4. Distributed farm inputs to several farmers across Jechira
5. Sponsored medical treatments for many people across Jechira.
His vision/Agenda for Jerchira 2023
To create a Greater JECHIRA through purposeful and selfless representation at the National Assembly that will:
1. Attract and increase more Federal projects to the constituency
2. Create fora for quarterly interactions with constituents as the needs and challenges arises, and be readily accessible.
3. Facilitate the gainful employment of Youths by the Government and other Organizations
4. Ensure the provision of portable water in all communities across the constituency
5. Facilitate the electrification of all communities across the constituency
6. Promote and support Agriculture and Agro-businesses across the constituency.
Engr. Sesoo Gboko Ikpagher is a great sport enthusiast. This is reflected in his active involvements in sporting activities during his school days where he was the Captain of the Volleyball team at W.M Bristow Secondary School, Gboko and the SUG Sport Secretary at the University.
A golden fish the say has no hiding place, to this end, the outstanding contributions of Engr.Sesoo Gboko Ikpagher has earned him several Recognitions and Awards from reputable community organizations, the most recent of which was from the ‘Committee of Friends’ Konshisha.
With a strong connect with his people, Engineer Sesoo Ikpagher Gboko understands primarily what constitutes the yearning of his Jechira Constituents.
Though deep necked into the Nigeiran murky-watered politics with its gimmicks and deceits, Sesoo Ikpagher Gboko is pratically driven by love for humanity and the fear of God.
Observers see him as one with the direct touch with his people having grown to taste the sweet and soured experiences of the down trodden, he understands how best to meet up with their yearnings and challenges.
A very consistent party faithful, he has persistently worked for the success of the APC at both local and national realm of politics. he has indeed paid the prize through his goodwill and tremendous support for the party. A social mobilizer, and model to many, he is a member of the APC party in Jechira Axis. A team player, advocate of socialism and a firm believer in consensus views, he is consistent with practical democratic ideals geared towards benefiting mankind.
No doubt his private home and office are usually a haven of a sort as people usually troop in to seek one form of favour or another.
Engr. Sesoo Ikpagher Gboko by all factors desires to extend a touch of his profound magnanimity to his people at all times.
For Jechira, he appears to be the suitable choice as the people beckons upon him to represent them at the Lower Chambers of the National Assembly come 2023.