Governor AbdulRazaq AbdulRahman of Kwara State Elected Chairman of Nigeria Governors Forum
Nigeria Governors Forum Elects Governor AbdulRazaq AbdulRahman as Chairman
Governor AbdulRazaq AbdulRahman of Kwara state has been elected as the Chairman of the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF), according to a press statement released by his Chief Press Secretary, Rafiu Ajakaye, on Wednesday morning in Ilorin. The esteemed position was bestowed upon Governor AbdulRahman by his fellow governors, marking a significant development in the political landscape of the country.
Expressing his gratitude, Governor AbdulRahman acknowledged the historic event and thanked Allah for the opportunity to serve as the Chairman of the NGF. Recognizing the weighty responsibilities that come with the position, he pledged to uphold the ideals and vision of the NGF. The NGF is widely regarded as a highly credible, authoritative, influential, and effective inter-party platform that fosters consensus building, peaceful resolution, and the advancement of goals, interests, and aspirations across Nigeria.
In his statement, Governor AbdulRahman emphasized the importance of regular consultations with all members of the NGF to ensure consensus on various issues and promote the national interest, peace, progress, and stability of the nation. He also emphasized the NGF’s commitment to maintaining close and cordial relationships with key stakeholders such as the President, the National Assembly, federal and state institutions, the business community, civil society, media, and development partners.
Governor AbdulRahman expressed his appreciation to his fellow governors for their confidence in him as the new Chairman of the NGF. With his new role, he aims to contribute significantly to the development and growth of Nigeria, working closely with all stakeholders to address pressing issues and pursue the collective interests and aspirations of the nation.
This appointment of Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq signifies a new chapter for the Nigeria Governors Forum, as the chairman brings his experience, leadership, and determination to bear in driving the forum’s activities. With his colleagues’ support, he is poised to lead the NGF towards achieving its goals and serving as a unifying force among Nigerian governors.