The Asiwaju Ewe of Ajase-Ipo, Prof Wale Sulaiman, has again commended the resilience and commitment of the good people of Kwara South despite the challenges they are facing in the area.
Prof Sulaiman made this commendations on Friday December 17 in Ajase-Ipo during a solidarity meeting held by the Asiwaju Ewe Movement 2023.
The meeting was aimed at enabling over 500 members from across the seven Local Government Areas in Kwara South to converge, interact and engage their leaders on critical discussion and progressive agenda setting.
Speaking during the event, Prof. Sulaiman, who is also the leader of the group, noted that leadership goes beyond promoting personal interest adding that the interest of the people is what should be paramount in the mind of any leader.
He explained that the Asiwaju Ewe movement is not all about him but the collective agenda of progressive Kwara Southerners who believe in a transformed Kwara South.
In his own remarks, Alhaji Fatai Akorede, the Director-General of the Asiwaju Ewe Movement 2023 applauded Professor Sulaiman’s passion for improving the lives of the people of Kwara South and Kwara State in general as this has continued to portray him as a selfless and charismatic leader who is capable of leading the people to the promised land come 2023.
Alhaji Akorede then commended the meeting initiative, while affirming that there is need to engage the people in critical discussion to understand their challenges and map out strategies on how to improve their standard of living.
The Asiwaju Ewe movement is a grassroot based, progressive and solidarity group under the sage leadership of Prof. Abdulrafiu Olawale Sulaiman (PWS), Asiwaju Ewe of Ajase-Ipo Kingdom.
In a related development, Prof Suliaman also visited the Palace of the Olupo of Ajase-Ipo where special prayers were offered for him at Jumaat prayer.
His Royal Majesty Oba Ismail Bolaji Yahaya Muhammed Atoloye Alebiosu while receiving Professor Sulaiman described him as one of the illustrious sons and chieftain of Ajase-Ipo Kingdom.
The monarch commended the philosophic activities of Prof Sulaiman in Kwara State while praying to Almighty Allah to grant the Asiwaju Ewe more blessing and good health to continue with his charitable activities within and outside Nigeria.