Director General of National Institute for Legislatives and Democratic Studies, Professor Abubakar Olanrewaju Suleiman has underscored the need for total separation of power among the arms of government to guarantee efficiency in governance. Professor Suleiman said this while featuring on the Independence Anniversary Public Lecture of the 2019 Press Week committee of the Kwara State […]

Many soldiers have been killed while others are missing following anattack by Boko Haram insurgents on a Nigerian Army’s convoy in GubioLocal Government Area of Borno State, local sources said. The incident happened Wednesday on the highway between Gubio andMagumeri at 4:15 pm. “The attackers laid ambush with an anti-aircraft gun and otherweapons. More than […]

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has personally reacted to an allegation that he took N90billion from the Federal Inland Revenue Service to fund the 2019 general elections. The allegation was made by a former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, Mr Timi Frank. The VP said he would waive his constitutional immunity to pave […]

The Kwara State Command of the National Drugs Law and Enforcement Agency has arrested twenty six people for indulging in the use and sales of drugs in the state . This feat was achieved within two months, from August to September. The State Commander of the Agency, Mr. Umaru Ambrose, who disclosed this while fielding […]

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Friday said the tribunal judgment dismissing the PDP’s certificate forgery allegations against him and upholding his election was a triumph of truth over falsehood and a sweet victory for Kwarans. “This judgment affirms the truism that never will falsehood triumph over truth nor evil over good till the end […]

The Emir of Lafiagi, Alh. Saadu Kawu Haliru has called on the federal and Kwara State Governments to relocate the willing residents of riverine communities to at safer places. Alhaji Haliru made the call on Tuesday in his palace when he received the Kwara State Government high powered delegation, led by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry […]

The Etsu Patigi, Alhaji Ibrahim Umar Bologi II has called on the residents living in riverine communities to take precautions by living the River Banks to the uplands to safe lives and property. Alhaji Umar made the call when he received the Kwara State Government High Powered delegation, led by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of […]

Traditional rulers in border communities of Kwara State have expressed divergent views over the partial closure of Nigerian borders to check insecurity and economic sabotage. The monarchs, while speaking with our Staff Correspondent, Abdulrosheed Okiki who visited the border areas in Baruten Local Government recently said the development would redeem the image of their community, […]

The Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq says his government is ready to set aside one billion naira as seed money to support small and medium businesses in the state. Governor AbdulRazaq disclosed this today in Ilorin during a breakfast meeting with newsmen to mark his one days in office. According to him, the money will […]

The Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman Abdulrazaq today flagged off e-registration of migrants in the state. At the event held at the State Banquet Hall, opposite Government House, Ilorin, Governor AbdulRazaq called on all migrants in the state to submit themselves for proper documentation and registration. The governor who said the exercise would help in identifying […]



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