Kwara State Governor, Dr. Abdul Fattah Ahmed on Sunday, 30th November, 2014 scaled the screening of his party, the All Progressives Congress (APC). Governor Ahmed who was screened by the Olagunsoye Oyinlola led screening committee at the APC state secretariat in Ilorin, assured the people of the state that the tempo of governance would be enhanced when elected for a second term as the governor of the state.
Gov. Ahmed, while speaking with journalists after receiving his certificate of eligibility as the All Progressives Congress governorship candidate in the 2015 general elections from the party’s North-Central Zone Screening Committee Chairman, Prince Olagunsoye Oyinlola, said “We want to give assurances that we will be carrying out activities that will be premised on continuity of on- going projects, especially in infrastructure and on the strength of that we will build new ones”.
The governor also pledged to upscale his administration’s youth development agenda, especially in the areas of employment generation and entrepreneurial development initiatives.
On the threat posed by the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) to the APC, Governor Ahmed said the opposition lacked the experience , capacity and calibre of people to successfully elevate Kwara and the people of the state to greater heights.