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The Kwara State Government has declared Friday, March 8th as a public holiday. A statement by the State Head Of Service, Mrs. Susan Modupe Oluwole explained that this was to enable them prepare adequately for the Governorship and State House of Assembly elections coming up on Saturday, March 9th, 2019. She appreciated the conduct of […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on the electorate to troop out massively on Saturday to elect their governors and state lawmakers to make the exercise much better than the presidential and national assembly polls. The president, who made the call in a video message, which had since gone viral on Wednesday, specifically recommended to the […]

Dr Uthman Ajidagaba, Resident Electoral Commissioner in Nasarawa State, has said that the governorship and state house of assembly elections in the north-central state would be hitch-free. “The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has concluded all arrangements for the successful conduct of Saturday’s elections in Nasarawa State. God willing, there will be no hitch,” Ajidagaba […]

The candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Ademola Adeleke and his party, the PDP have urged the state governorship election tribunal to uphold their petition. The two petitioners made the plea on Thursday before the Osun State Governorship Election Tribunal sitting in Apo, Abuja. PDP and Adeleke are challenging the declaration of Gov. […]

The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP), Kwara state chapter has said that the conduct of the February 23 Presidential and National Assembly elections in the state was largely marred by irregularities, obviously perpetrated to favour the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). It described the exercise as nothing but a rape on democracy and the […]

No fewer than 15 serving Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) councillors in Kwara on Monday, defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of Governorship and State Assembly Elections. The defectors, who were drawn from five out 16 local government areas of the state, said they defected to APC in the interest of the masses. The […]

Justice Suleiman Dikko, Chief Judge of Nasarawa state, has discharged 14 inmates awaiting trial in Federal Prison, Lafia. The inmates are: Likita Emmanuel, Baba Dogs, Ali Ibrahim, Henry Andrew, Abubakar Ali, Abubakar Danjuma, Nasiru Usman and Musa Yahuza. Others are; Umar Ibrahim, Danladi Shabu, Ali Jubrin, Peter John, Mohammed Abdullahi and Ibrahim Lolo. Dikko, who […]

The management of llorin International Airport, says it recorded a total number of 85,826 passengers and 2,628 aircraft movement in 2018. Alhaji lbrahim AbdulAzeez, the Airport Manager, gave the figure while speaking with Aviation correspondents in llorin on Monday. AbdulAzeez said that the statistics recorded during the period under review was above the 77,286 passengers […]

The Kogi Government on Monday announced March 31, 2019 as registration deadline for the 2019 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) in the state. A statement by Mr. Eric Aina, the Permanent Secretary in the state’s Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, said that there would be no extension for the registration after the aforementioned closing […]

The federal government has appointed Liman Alhaji Ibrahim as the new Controller General of the Federal Fire Service (FFS). Until his appointed, Liman Alhaji Ibrahim was the Assistant Controller General in charge of Policy, Regulatory and Inspectorate. His appointment follows the retirement of his predecessor, Engr Joseph Anebi whose six months extended tenure elapsed yesterday, […]



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