Kwara 2023: Another Cabinet Member Resigns from AbdulRazaq’s Govt

The Special Adviser on Sport to Kwara state, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, Mr. Attahiru Ibrahim Abdulkadir has resigned from the cabinet.

Attahiru’s resignation is coming a few days after a popular grassroots mobilizer, Musbau Esinrogunjo resigns as a Senior Special Assistant to Gov. AbdulRazaq on grassroots mobilization.

Fresh Insight recall that Attahiru is the fourth member of AbdulRazaq’s government to resign and dump the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), after former Commissioner for Local Government & later, Special Duties – Aisha Ahman Patigi, Special Adviser Health – Professor Wale Suleiman, CON who is the Kwara South Senatorial candidate of SDP and Senior Advisor and Counsellor to the Governor – Arch. Kale Belgore, who is now the Co-Director General of Kwara SDP campaign.

Fresh Insight gathered from impeccable source that Attahiru is also set to join the Social Democratic Party (SDP).

In a letter seen by this medium, Attahiru said his resignation is due to personal reasons while thanking the Governor for the opportunity and confidence reposed in him.


Ibrahim Sheriff is the Editor of Fresh Insight and former Special Assistant on Media to the Speaker, Kwara state House of Assembly. Although a management science researcher by training, he has over five years experience of practice in Journalism, Public Relations and Communication Strategy. Sheriff holds a Masters Degree in Finance and Bachelors Degree in Banking and Finance from Kwara state University, Malete. He has Certificates in Digital Journalism, Enterprise Creation and Skill Acquisition (ECSA) and Basic Econometrics Data Analysis, as well as Bank of Industry (BoI) Certificate in Business Management. He is also a holder of Diploma in Cooperative Studies from Kwara state Polytechnic, Ilorin.

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