The Senate President, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki says the people of Kwara state will resist plans by some desperate politicians and their local collaborators to annex the state to the south west using the All Progressives Congress and its candidates in the coming general elections.
He said Kwara belongs to Kwarans and all efforts by seasonal politicians to hand it over to their Lagos and Abuja paymasters shall be frustrated.
The Senate President spoke at Bode Saadu,headquarters of Moro local government area, in Kwara north during the official flag off of the campaign of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP).
Saraki explained that this election is not about him or the governorship candidate, Razak Atunwa, but about the state, the peoples’ tradition.
In his remarks, the PDP governorship candidate in Kwara state, Barrister Razaq Atunwa promised to run a government of welfarism if elected as the state governor.