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As the rain gradually subside, the Kwara State government is to begin the rehabilitation of roads in Ilorin metropolis. This was disclosed in a statement by the State Commissioner for Works and Transport, Alhaji Aro Yahaya in Ilorin on Tuesday. He noted that the weekly palliative work is in line with the preventive maintenance approach […]

The Kwara State government says it has paid the sum of N4.46billion under the State Infrastructure Development Fund (IF-K) to contractors for work completed. This was published in the December 2016-2017 edition of the IF-K inaugural management report. The report noted that prior to the establishment of IF-K, the shortfall on 62 existing projects was […]

President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has commiserated with the Anenih family and the government and people of Edo State, over the death of the former Chairman, Board of Trustees of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Tony Anenih. In a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Yusuph Olaniyonu, […]

Kwara state has been ranked high in a survey carried out by BudgIT for timely payment of salaries and pensions. BudgIT, a civic organization that applies technology to intersect citizen engagement with institutional improvement affirmed that the state government has no salary arrears despite the financial challenge in the country. BudgIT’s 2018 Sub National Salary […]

Kwara State Government is to receive N3.4 billion as allocation from the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee, FAAC, for the month October. The State Commissioner for Finance, Alhaji Demola Banu disclosed this in a statement released in Ilorin on Friday. The statement revealed that the State government got a total of N3,404,033,607.33 as allocation for October. […]

A total of 1,715 members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) on Thursday took oath of allegiance in the Batch C orientation course in Kwara. The swearing in took place at the NYSC Permanent Orientation Camp in Yikpata, Edu Local Government Area of Kwara, administered by the state’s Chief Judge, represented by Justice S.L. […]

Omu-Aran (Kwara), Oct. 25, 2018 (NAN) Mr Muyiwa Oladipo, the Chairman of Irepodun Local Government in Kwara, says the newly established cattle market will boost the council’s Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) and facilitate inclusive growth in the area. Oladipo made the observation on Thursday at a special prayer for the take-off of the modern cattle […]

The National Conditional Cash Transfer (NCCT), on Wednesday, began electronic payment to the beneficiaries of the programme in Kwara. NAN reports that the beneficiaries were presented with Automated Machine (ATM) cards, which they used to withdraw from mobile money agents at the pay points. The agents would scan barcode on the cards to authenticate the […]

The Rotary Club International is to immunise 5, 000 children in Ilorin emirate against polio as part of its activities to mark the World Polio Eradication Day. The Chairman of Rotary Polio Eradication Committee for Kwara, Otunba Rick Oladele, made this disclosure on Wednesday when he led members of the committee on a visit to […]

The Senate President, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki yesterday donated N5.7 million to the National Youth Service Corps ( NYSC) in Kwara state for the renovation of some facilities at the Yikpata orientation camp in Edu local government area of the state. Saraki, had during a condolence visit to Yikpata orientation camp when a youth corps […]



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