Kwara State
Senator Bukola Saraki

There is a wide jubilation in Kwara State following the promise made by the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki start off setting  salary arrears owed certain category of workers in the state from next week.

Saraki announced the news during the PDP monthly stakeholders meeting at the ‘ charity house’ in Ilorin, Kwara state.

He said he would commence the payment of salary arrears with three selected local government areas; one each from the three senatorial districts of the state.

The PDP national leader also announced that the party’s presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar will flag-off his campaign in Ilorin on Wednesday.

Saraki asked his supporters to troop out in large number to receive Atiku and his entourage, insisting that Kwara is wholly PDP.

He extended an olive branch to his estranged political aides who are now in the opposition party to return.

Meanwhile, Newspadi recall that the Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Dr. Ibrahim Sulu Gambari, had vowed to renounced his throne if APC wins in the state in 2019.

This is following his support for the senate President, Bukola Saraki who a member of PDP.

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