Kwara South 2023: Rafiu Ibrahim Emerges PDP Consensus candidate
Senator Rafiu Ibrahim has emerged as the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) consensus candidate for Kwara South Senatorial district ahead 2023 general elections.
Rafiu Ibrahim, a PhD holder and Chairman Senate Committee on Banking during 8th Senate emerged on Wednesday after all inclusive and transparent selection process involving all PDP aspirants and party leaders from Kwara South Senatorial district.
FactualTimes reports that Kwara PDP leadership announced consensus candidates for the party during stakeholders meeting attended by Senator Bukola Saraki in Ilorin
In his reaction to the development, Senator Rafiu appreciated the national leader of the PDP, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki, leaders and members of the Party in Kwara South for the trust and privilege granted him to serve as the flag bearer of PDP in the senatorial election.
He equally thanked other aspirants for their understanding and agreeing to his emergence as the consensus candidate of the PDP for Kwara South senatorial district.
“Let me specially appreciate other Kwara South senatorial aspirants in our party for their understanding and cooperation. They are all immensely qualified for this position but out of love, brotherhood and in the interest of our Party, they allowed that I represent the PDP in the election.
“Indeed, in this race, there’s no victor, no vanquished. We are all winners. I appreciate their understanding and magnanimity, and won’t take it for granted. I’ll be counting on their support as we prepare for the election which I strongly believe our party will win,” he said.