The Kwara South Senator, Dr. Rafiu Adebayo Ibrahim celebrated with the entire people of Erin-Ile and rejoiced with His Royal Majesty, Alayeluwa, Oba Abdulganiyy Ajibola Ibrahim (MFR) Olusookun ll, Elerin of Erin-Ile for the 2016 celebration of the 18th Erin-Ile Day tagged “Forging Ahead in Unity”, on Saturday 5th November, 2016.
Senator Rafiu who joined other dignitaries at the occasion praised the people of Erin-Ile for their steadfastness, belief in the government of the day, and urged them to further support the government to bring about more developments to the Land.
He reassured the entire Kwarans that more benefits are coming from the seat of the Senate President across the State and called for more prayers for Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki for God’s guidance and protection against all seen and unseen, known and unknown political adversaries.
Senator Rafiu appreciated the Senate President, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki and the Executive Governor of Kwara State, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed on various developmental projects going on across the State.
The Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki was represented at the occasion by the Director General, ABS Mandate Constituency Office, Hon. Abdulwahab Issa.
The Executive Governor of Kwara State, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed was also represented by Honourable Commissioner for Environment, Otunba Taiwo Joseph and Hon. Muideen Alalade, the Honourable Commissioner for Housing and Urban Development.
The Deputy Speaker and other members of the KWHA were also in attendance to celebrate with the sons and daughters of Erin-Ile.
Also present were Traditional and Spiritual Leaders, NURTW, Artisans, Women groups and Youth Associations.