Ex-Kwara commissioner, others defect to APC
Ex-Kwara state information Comrade Ben Duntoye and scores of others yesterday defected from the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) to the ruling...
The event took place at Okerimi Oro in Irepodun local government council area of the state and was attended by the leaders of the APC in the state. Those in attendance at the event includes Kwara South Senatorial Chairman of APC Olayemi Olabanji, the Deputy Chief of Staff to the state Governor, Princess Bukola Babalola, members of the House of Assembly representing Irepodun Constituency in the state House of Assembly, Hon. Tayo Awodiji and Hon.Owolabi Olatunde Rasaq representing Share/Oke Ode Constituency among others.
Duntoye added that “Governor Abdulrasaq’s sterling leadership being exhibited since he assumed office is worth commendation and this has prompted him to put a programme that would go a long way to bring a better lease of life to the people of the state and also to reduce unemployment among youths, the aged, women through its Social Investment Programme bill recently passed into law by the state house of assembly”.
Also addressing the gathering Mr. Olabanji described Comrade Duntoye and other decampees as great political asset to the state, advising them to work more for the upliftment of the party in the state.She called on them to be up and doing so as to ensure the growth of the party in the state.
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