Elders of the Kwara State All Progressives Congress, APC, have described Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq as a sufferer of blackmail.
Declaring their complete help for his administration, they stated: ” Abdulrazaq has modified the narrative of the state throughout varied sectors.”
The elders made the declaration at a crowded press convention held at Kwara Inns in Ilorin the state capital.
Barrister Kunle Suleiman, a spokesman of the elders, stated ” they’ve a historic obligation to help Abdulrazaq on account of his impactful management of the state, prudence, humility and large-hearted approaches to points together with occasion politics.
They described it as an unlucky state of affairs the place some individuals throughout the occasion are teaming up with opposition components to discredit the governor regardless of his achievements.
He stated governor Abdulrazaq stays a person of the folks and stands tall as a person of honour among the many majority of occasion members, “despite the unfair demarketing marketing campaign in opposition to his administration by some occasion chieftains and their co-travellers within the opposition.”
Barrister Suleiman stated governor Abdulrazaq had demystified the workplace of the governor along with his unusual humility and redefined the story of the state in lots of optimistic methods.
The governor, he added, has touched lives in well being, training, roads, or water, in methods by no means seen earlier than.
Apparently reacting to criticisms by some occasion chieftains within the state in opposition to the governor, the elders stated: “At the moment, Kwara is a mannequin state on the continent in youths and ladies inclusion in authorities.”
They alleged that the emergence of varied amorphous teams throughout the occasion in help of the governor was borne out of open enmity and anti-party conducts of some occasion chieftains who don’t disguise their disdain for the governor and authorities of their occasion.
Elders in attendance on the press convention have been, Senator Ahmed Mohammed, Ambassador Nurudeen Muhammed, Senator Suleiman Ajadi Makanjuola, Chief Oke, Sunday Fagbemi, and Ayinla Folorunsho amongst others.