Ilorin West Elders Laud Federal Lawmaker On Empowerment


Hon. Razak Atunwa is the representative of  Asa/Ilorin West federal constituency  at the House of Representatives. A few days ago he hosted  constituents  at his constituency office  at  Olorunsogo Road, Ilorin for an empowerment programme. There was  donation of a bus each to four wards in the constituency; ,Ofa-Bala, Afon, Ajikobi and Alanamun, N20,000 cash each  for 87 widows, N1.5 million as transport fare for everybody that attended the event, motorcycles, tricycles, grinding machines, cars, deep freezers and other materials were also distributed on the Ward by Ward basis. The story here is that elders from  Ilorin West local government  under the umbrella of the  ‘Ilorin West Elders Union’ have  lauded and commended  Atunwa’s initiative and equally promised total support for the President of the  Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki. Chairman of the Union, Alhaji Lasisi Abdullahi expressed joy over the empowerment initiative of  the federal lawmaker which he described as timely and sustainable. Alhaji Lasisi who thanked the state APC leader, Senator Bukola Saraki for making Atunwa the representative of the constituency said the lawmaker’s good representation and achievements has justified Senator  Bukola Saraki ‘s decision.