PHOTOS: Jubilation As Saraki Arrives Ilorin Since 2019 General Elections




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Former , Bukola Saraki has arrived Ilorin, the capital.

The arrival to his GRA to his hometown is the first since the 2019 elections where he lost his bid to to the .

Bukola’ visit to the town is for the eight-year Fidau prayer for his late dad, Olushola Saraki and the silver jubilee anniversary of the coronation of the Emir of Ilorin, Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari.

The ex- was welcomed by a huge crowd of supporters at the Ilorin International Airport.

Supporters lined up the route leading to the palace of the Emir of Ilorin.

Thereafter, Saraki arrived his family’ GRA residence where the Chief Imam of Ilorin, Alhaji Muhammad Bashir led the prayers.

Also present is his younger sister who is also the Minister of State for Transport, Gbemisola Saraki.

Saraki lost the February 23 Assembly to represent Central District.

Although he contested under the platform of the Peoples Democratic (PDP), he polled 68,994 votes to trail behind Dr Ibrahim Oloriegbe of the All Progressives Congress (APC) who garnered 123,808.

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