The Nigeria Customs Service has increased its daily revenue generation from four point five billion naira to seven billion naira since the partial closure of the Nigeria’s lands border in August, last year. Similarly, the Customs has also recorded a total number of one hundred and twenty four seizures with total Duty Paid Value of […]

Stakeholders in the environment sector have advocated reorientation and attitudinal change among Nigerians to have a sustainable cleaner and safer environment. At the second anniversary of the a Non Governmental Organization, #PickThatTrash held at the Mandate Hall of Radio Kwara, Ilorin, the participants harped on collective responsibility in changing mindset against indiscriminate waste disposal in […]

The Ilorin Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has uncovered how the twenty four ex lawmakers of the Kwara State House of Assembly, the immediate past Commissioner for Finance, Ademola Banu and some companies allegedly swindled about five billion naira belonging to the Kwara State Internal Revenue Service between 2015 to 2019. […]

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has said the State Library under renovation will be equipped with modern books and facilities to support e-learning and brighten the future of the state. “We plan to make a part of the library our innovation hub whereby our tech-savvy young people can try their hands on disruptive ideas to […]

Residents of Ilorin, especially Ita Alamu, have refuted a social media post alleging the death of two children from cholera outbreak in the state. Magaji Ita-Alamu, Alhaji Saka Ayinde, said there was nothing like that in the area, contrary to a Facebook post by one Sholyment Olusegun Olusola on Facebook. Head Mistress of Ita-Alamu LGEA […]

The Kwara State Government has charged the Nigerian youth to explore boundless opportunities in the Information and Communication Technology to empower themselves and become self-reliant. The State Deputy Governor, Mr Kayode Alabi gave the charge on Saturday at the Ilorin Digital Summit, held at the State Banquet Hall, opposite Government House, Ilorin. Mr Alabi emphasised […]

The Federal Government is set to launch open defecations free campaign on Tuesday next week in Abuja. The Minister of Water Resources, Engineer Suleiman Adamu said this at the Official commissioning of the Rehabilitated and upgraded Malete and Sobi Water works in Kwara State. Engineer Adamu, said the campaign was tailored towards ensuring that Nigeria […]

The National Demographic Health Survey has revealed that about thirty one point two percent of children within five year old in Kwara State are stunted. The affected children are bereft of nutritional value that could aid their rapid growth like their contemporaries. The NDHS report also indicated that three out of every ten women in […]

A gubernatorial aspirant of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara State in the last general elections, Mallam Saliu Mustapha, has hailed the prevailing peaceful atmosphere in Ilorin since its existence. Mustapha attributed the feat to the exceptional leadership prowess and spiritual guidance of the Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari. This was contained in […]

A two-day journalism training on Budget Tracking and Data-Driven Journalism has begun in Abuja, the nation’s capital. The training is organised by Premium Times in partnership with the Nigeria Governors Forum. In his opening remarks, the Editor-in-chief of Premium Times, Mr Musikilu Mojeed charged the Nigerian journalists to remain committed to making government officials accountable […]



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