PDP chieftain canvasses political tolerance

Political tolerance has been identified as tool for sustainable national peace, tranquility, harmony and progress of Nigeria as a whole and Kwara State in particular.
A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain and Honourable member of the Kwara State House of Assembly, representing llorin South State constituency, Hon. Raheem Jimoh Agboola expressed the position weekend at his Sabo Line constituency office, in Ilorin, stressing, that “we must tolerate each other at all times.”
He called on all politicians irrespective of their party platforms and followership to shun all acts against the development of the state and work together towards it’s socio-economic development. Hon Agboola reminded the Muslim Ummah to pray fervently for leaders at local, state and national levels during the month of Ramadan.
“I believe in the efficacy of prayers, let’s pray for our leaders to lead us aright. Our economy needs a boost to make our people live well and manufacturing to take its place of pride via agriculture, “the politician stressed.”
The lawmaker, also reminded the Muslim faithful to remain steadfast in imbibing the salient lessons of the Ramadan fast which are love, compassion, honesty, piety and peaceful co-existence.
He advised indigenes and residents of llorin South Local Government Area to be law abiding, stressing that he is favorably disposed to carrying out its responsibilities as their representative when there is peace and harmony.
Hon. Agboola emphasized the need to support the present administration in the state, saying, “The present government is working hard despite lean financial resources to meet the yearnings and aspirations of the masses. We all need to give Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq led administration the necessary support to excel”.
The lawmaker congratulated His Royal Highness, Alhaji (Dr.) lbrahim Sulu Gambari CFR, Emir of Ilorin on his 81st Birthday, describing the Royal Father as a pillar of peace who has contributed steadily to the peaceful atmosphere of the state over the years that bring the much needed overall development of the state in all sectors.

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