The All Progressives Congress (APC) Senatorial Candidate for Kwara Central, Mallam Saliu Mustapha has released fund for completion of abandoned electrification project serving four communities in Ilorin East local government area.
Saliu Mustapha swiftly intervened after receiving request for support from affected communities in August.
The Turaki of Ilorin reportedly released four million naira for procurement of damaged accessories on the 11KV network.
Represented by his aide, Tunji Buhari Sulyman, Mustapha also applauded the pioneer efffors of Engr. Kale Kawu on the project and promised to oversee it to completion for the benefit of all.
Reacting to Mustapha’s speedy intervention , the Chairman and Secretary of the affected communities, Alhaji Ahmed Kaduna and Alhaji Adelodun Yusuf, conveyed their gratitude to Mustapha, describing him as one of a kind in the communities.
“What we intended before was to raise the funds house to house, communities by communities. But with the Turaki’s wholesome interventions, all those plans have been suspended and work has began in earnest,” the executives stated.
Also stating, Adelodun said upon completion, the substation will provide at least 17 hours of uninterrupted power supply. It is only God that can reward Mallam Mustapha for this gesture,” the executives stated.
Residents of Gambari, Akerebiata, Kulende and Sango communities have expressed gratitude to the All Progressives Congress candidate in the Kwara Central Senatorial race, Mallam Saliu Mustapha, over the rehabilitation of an electrification project abandoned in 2017.