By: Mahmood Rodiat
Ahead of the 2023 general elections, Idiagbon Descendent Progressive Association has organized a Special Prayer for Hon. Abdulwaheed Shola Jimoh Idiagbon (SIJ) to emerge as a member that will be representing Ilorin East/South at the Federal House of Representatives.
The Group recited verses from the holy Qur’an and prayed to God to guide Jimoh Idiagbon whom is described as a Philanthropist and role model in developing Idiagbon community.
The Prayer which was held earlier today at Idiagbon Mosque, Emir’s road, Ilorin led by Sheik Aremu Solihu (Imam of Idiagbon Mosque).
Mall. Sulaiman Oba Idiagbon, the President of Idiagbon Descendant Progressive Association, while speaking with the newsmen shortly after the prayer, stated that the prayer was organized in honour of Jimoh Idiagbon’s Ambition to contest for the Federal House of Representatives Seat.
He further said, Jimoh is a good representation if he is elected, noting that he has contributed immensely to the Development of his community even before his involvement in politics.
On behalf of Sulaiman, a family of Idiagbon pledged unalloyed to people to support Jimoh’s ambition, and called on the leadership of the All Progressive Congress (APC) to provide a playing ground level for all aspirants in the primary election so as to provide a quality representation for the people of Ilorin East/South Constituency.
Jimoh Idiagbon, One of the APC House of Representatives aspirant for Ilorin East/South, Federal Constituency during 2019 polls but he is yet to openly declare his ambition ahead 2023 general elections.