Author: Adebayo Owolabi

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Evah Magala of Uganda on Sunday emerged champion of the 2019 IBB Ladies Golf Championship in Abuja. The three-day gross championship which is in its 21st edition teed off at the IBB International Golf and Country Club on Friday and ended on Sunday. No fewer than 160 amateur lady golfers from seven countries, namely Sweden, […]

The Senate President, Sen. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has said that the Kwara State Governorship Candidate Rt. Razak Atuwa will cosolidate on the Shonga Farm revolution to stimulate the domestic economy and ensure food security. Saraki gave this assurance while speaking at the Kwara PDP Campaign in Shonga on Thursday. Recall that Sen. Bukola Saraki introduced […]

Agricultural and Entrepreneurial Skills Development Initiative for Women (AESDIW), an NGO, has trained and empowered 30 rural women and youths in Kwara on production of organic skin and hair care products. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the participants drawn from the seven local government areas in the Kwara South Senatorial District were trained […]

Popular Nigerian actress Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has received special recognition at the first ‘Blacks in Cinema’ presentation in Los Angeles. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the honour was given her by the City of Los Angeles in recognition of her notable contributions to black film. The ‘Blacks in Cinema’ presentation held at the Los […]

A body retrieved from the wreckage of a crashed plane in the English Channel has been formally identified as Cardiff City’s Argentina-born football player Emiliano Sala, British police said on Thursday. Sala, 28, had been flying from his previous club Nantes in western France to Wales on Jan. 21. He was going to make his […]

Tottenham Hotspur’s English Premier League (EPL) north London derby against Arsenal will be played at Wembley Stadium as the club still awaits safety certificates on its new ground. In January the club said all its February home fixtures would be staged at their adopted Wembley home. It had explained that this was owing to continued […]

None indigenes residing in Kwara state, including Ndigbo, Hausa, Zuru,Yoruba and south- south communities have assured the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki of their support during the forthcoming general elections. They assured Saraki of bloc votes for all the candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) in the February 16 and March 2 elections. The various […]

Nigeria Ambassador to Malaysia, Alhaji Nurudeen Mohammed has been named the Director General of President Muhammadu Buhari campaign launching in Kwara. The State Coordinator of the APC Presidential Campaign Council, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq made this known in a statement on Tuesday in Ilorin. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that Buhari would visit the state […]

Mrs Adejoke Fayemi has emerged the winner of the 2018 Fellows of Female Reporters’ Leadership Programme (FRLP), initiated by Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism (WSCIJ). The Fellows were trained on reporting issues of women and girls. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Fayemi, a staff of Raypower FM, Kaduna on Tuesday in […]

Fans of Nigerian singer, Tiwa Savage, have expressed concern over her sudden silence on social media as they wished her happy birthday. The award winning singer, who turned 39 on Tuesday, last posted on social media in December last year, after a show in Calabar. Some fans took to twitter to show their concern and […]



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