The Kwara State Roads Maintenance Agency (KWARMA) is to commence the repair of Ohan Bridge in Asa Local Government today Friday 19th 2018. In a statement signed by KWARMA General Manager, Engr Usman Baba Jibril and Assistance General Manager/Secretary, Mr Tunde Amos, said the repair work would be carried out between today and tomorrow, Saturday […]

The Kwara State Government has warned school administrators collecting unauthorised fees to desist from such act or be sanctioned. The Chairman of Kwara State Teaching Service Commission (TESCOM), Alhaji Abdulrasaq Ibrahim, gave the warning on Thursday in Ilorin. Ibrahim, in a statement, said that the Kwara Government was committed to free education for all pupils […]

The Kwara State House of Assembly, has began final consideration of the passage of the Kwara state Administration of Criminal Justice Bill,2017.The final consideration of the Bill by the House at the Committee of the Whole, followed the presentation of the report to the House, by the Deputy Speaker, Chief Mathew Okedare on Tuesday.Briefing the […]

The Kwara State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has appealed to journalists in the State not to boycott coverage of political activities in the State. The State Council of the Nigerian Union of Journalists, NUJ, had last week threatened to withdraw coverage of political parties in the state if attacks and assaults on […]

Oba Abdulraheem Adeoti, the Olomu of Omu-Aran in Kwara State, has pledged the community’s support to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), toward ensuring the conduct of credible, free and fair general elections in 2019. Adeoti made the pledge while playing host to INEC’s Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Kwara State, Malam Atahiru Garuba, in […]

Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has sworn in six new permanent secretaries with a charge to align with the policy objectives of his administration. The Governor at the swearing in ceremony at the Government House on Wednesday noted that his government is committed to completing all ongoing projects, upscaling human capital development, especially health, […]

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has condemned the murder of Hauwa Leman, an aid worker with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), by Boko Haram insurgents. Saraki in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, in Abuja, noted that humanitarian workers who work in crisis […]

The Coordinator of Elites Network for Sustainable Development (ENetSuD) Dr. Abdullateef I. ALAGBONSI said that globally, access to qualitative and affordable healthcare services is seen as a right rather than a privilege, irrespective of one’s socioeconomic status, noting that in Nigeria, access to healthcare services is constrained by the ineffective and inefficient health system characterised […]

The Kwara House of Assembly on Tuesday dedicated its plenary session to mourn the late member of the House of Representatives, Funke Adedoyin, who died on Friday, Sept. 28. The motion for the dedication of the plenary for the late lawmaker was moved by the House leader, Hassan Oyeleke, which enjoyed the support of all […]

There seemed to be no end in sight to the leadership crisis rocking the Kwara State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as the High Court sitting in Ilorin last Friday adjourned the suit between Bashiru Bolarinwa and Balogun-Fulani-led factions to Wednesday for hearing. Recall that the two factions had been at loggerheads over […]



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