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The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdul Fatah Ahmed, has forwarded 2018 Supplementary Budget Estimate to the State House of Assembly, for legislative approval. The Speaker, Dr. Ali Ahmad gave this indication, while reading a message from the Governor, titled “Presentation of Revised/Supplementary Budget Estimates 2018 for legislative approval” at the floor of the House. The […]

All Progressives Congress, APC, and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Kwara State, yesterday traded words over alleged plans to rig the forthcoming by-election in some wards across the affected Local Government areas. In a report by the Vanguard, APC claimed it had uncovered plans by PDP to rig in some wards, PDP accused APC of […]

Another set-back has hit the camps of Kwara State governorship aspirants under the All Progressives Congress (APC); Prof Oba AbdulRaheem and Mohammed Dele Belgore following the defection of about 1,200 supporters loyal to the duo ahead of the 2019 general elections. The Special Adviser to the state Governor on Political Matters, Alhaji Toyin Olokooba who […]

The Chairman, Kwara State Local Government Service Commission, Hajia Sarat Adebayo has felicitated with HRH Alhaji (Dr.) Ibrahim Sulu Gambari CFR, the Emir of Ilorin and chairman of Kwara State Traditional Council, on his 23rd coronation anniversary. Hajia Sarat who described the Emir as a father who is passionate and committed to community development noted […]

A stalwart of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara State, Hajia Sarat Adebayo on Sunday continued her ward sensitization tour with a visit to Sefura zone of Ibagun Ward of Ilorin East Local Government Area of the State. At the zone, Hajia Sarat, who doubles as the Chairperson of Kwara Local Governemnt Service Commission, […]

The Kwara State People’s Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for the 2019 governorship election, Hon Razak Atunwa has met with former cabinet members in Kwara with a view to form partnership and way forward to further develop the state. Atunwa while addressing the ex cabinet members on Tuesday in his GRA residence commended their immense contribution […]

The story of one Suliat Abdulganiyu, a 14-year-old girl, who was allegedly brutalised by a teacher early this year went viral on the internet. The Junior Secondary School 2 student of Sheikh Abdulkadir Secondary school, Ilorin, Kwara State was said to have been hospitalised following the grievious physical assault. The teenage girl, who was punished […]

At the end of the first meeting of the tripartite committee set up to arrive at an agreeable minimum wage template, Chairperson of the committee and former Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Ms Ama People had said while the federal government insisted on N24,000, organized labour maintained its earlier stance of N30, […]

The umbrella body of the Kwara State Marketers Association of Nigeria have lauded the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki for donating N5 million towards construction of their permanent Secretariat. The market leader popularly referred to as ‘Iya Oloja General, Hajia Adenike Abdulkareem Lambe, expressed appreciation to the Senate President during the special prayer session held […]

The final burial rites for the first governor of Kwara State, Brigadier-General David Bamigboye (rtd) begins today with the arrival in Ilorin, the state capital, of the late military officer’s remains. A Nigerian Airforce aircraft marked NAF 038 which conveyed the corpse landed at the Ilorin International Airport at about half past one on Thursday […]



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