Wednesday, July 18, 2018 11:18 pm
Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed said on Wednesday that he, his principal and senate president, Dr. Bukola Saraki and other leaders of APC in Kwasa are gradually being shown out of the party.
This governor said this in statement issued in Ilorin on Tuesday night, signed by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Communication, Dr. Muideen Akorede .
According to the statement, “While I have not been briefed on any planned defection, I am aware that my principal and other political leaders in the state are gradually being shown the way out of the APC”. It also noted that,” the presence of some politicians in Ilorin today(Wednesday) was not for any political realignment as being insinuated in certain quarters.
“The presence today in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, of the Senate President, His Excellency, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, PDP Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus, Governor Samuel Ortom , Governor Aminu Tambuwal and Governor Nyesom Wike, Ex Governor Sule Lamido of Jigawa, Senator Lawal Shuaibu, Senator Barnabas Gemade and other prominent political figures was for the burial rites of the late mother of respected politician, Alh Kawu Baraje and was not for the purpose of a political realignment.