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2019: Buhari Visits Emir Of Ilorin, Others In Kwara

The Presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress, (APC), President Muhammadu Buhari, has restated his commitment to the completion of the ongoing projects in Kwara state citing the successful of completion of the Ilorin-Jebba road, irrigation projects among others as testimonies.

He stated this on Monday when he paid homage to the Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari and other traditional rulers at the ancient palace of Ilorin in continuation of his re-election campaign rally.

He added that he usually visit traditional rulers because of their closeness to the people at the grassroot stressing that the nation has been able to tackle the prevalence insecurity in the North eastern part of Nigeria.

Buhari said: “Government was able to empower the agriculture ministry to provide soft loans and fertilizers to farmers. Fighting corruption is the most difficult thing Your Highness, because we are going after and charging those who have misused the public trusts and for those who are guilty, they are sentenced.

“With this, I will not give up and we know that people who belief in us will definitely support us and with this, we shall achieve more for the nation.”

The Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, who had earlier commended President Muhammadu Buhari for engaging in a peaceful campaign as well as embarking on infrastructural development across the country.

Sulu-Gambari added that every politician have one reason or the other as a justification for being entitled to victory in the coming election. But there is no doubt that Mr. President, you have tried your best as and we wish you good luck in your endeavours.” He said.

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