The Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has congratulated the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for House of Assembly in Ilorin South Constituency Hon. Jimoh AbdulRaheem Agboola over the appeal court judgment that ordered his swearing in for the legislative seat.
“What has happened is one of the beauties of democracy. As respecters of the rule of law and decorum, we submit to the position of their Lordships and congratulate our brother from the opposition party,” Governor AbdulRazaq said in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary Rafiu Ajakaye and a copy made available to VON.
“Lessons have been learnt on all sides. The development will no doubt enrich our democracy and constitutional development as a country. On behalf of the Kwara State Government and leaders of our party, the All Progressives Congress, we call on Hon. Jimoh AbdulRaheem Agboola to join us in the patriotic duty to rebuild Kwara State that all of us can be proud of. We urge him to see issues beyond partisan lens.”