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Traders at the campaign rally of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ilorin on Monday made brisk business as President Muhammadu Buhari took his campaign rally to the capital of Kwara. Items such as soft drinks cans and flutes are used to sing “ó tó gé” campaign slogan, meaning “enough is enough’’, while branded materials […]

The Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, has urged Nigerians to shun voting based on sentiments in Saturday’s presidential poll. He gave the advice during his house-to- house campaign, which took him to Ibafo, Mowe and Ifo Local Government Area of Ogun, near Lagos on Monday. He gave the advice during his house-to- house campaign, which […]

One staff of Bowen University, Iwo, Osun, who was yet to be identified, was on Monday evening shot, while two others were said to have been kidnapped by gunmen along Iwo-Osogbo road. The Police Public Relations Officer in the State, DSP Folashade Odoro, confirmed the incident, saying that the police were combing the area to […]

Kwara State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed has announced plans to implement the N30,000 minimum wage when passes into law. Similarly, Governor Ahmed has approved the release of funds for payment of one month salary for Local Government workers, pensioners and SUBEB workers. Gov. Ahmed announced these on Monday at Labour House in Ilorin during the […]

Kwara workers under the auspices of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Trade Union Congress (TUC) and Joint Negotiation Council (JNC) today endorsed the gubernatorial candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, Hon. Razak Atunwa. The chairmen, NLC and NUC in the state, Comrades Yekini Agunbiade and Kola Olumo, respectively, promised an unprecedented support for Hon. Atunwa […]

The Senate President, Sen. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has said that the Kwara State Governorship Candidate Rt. Razak Atuwa will cosolidate on the Shonga Farm revolution to stimulate the domestic economy and ensure food security. Saraki gave this assurance while speaking at the Kwara PDP Campaign in Shonga on Thursday. Recall that Sen. Bukola Saraki introduced […]

Agricultural and Entrepreneurial Skills Development Initiative for Women (AESDIW), an NGO, has trained and empowered 30 rural women and youths in Kwara on production of organic skin and hair care products. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the participants drawn from the seven local government areas in the Kwara South Senatorial District were trained […]

None indigenes residing in Kwara state, including Ndigbo, Hausa, Zuru,Yoruba and south- south communities have assured the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki of their support during the forthcoming general elections. They assured Saraki of bloc votes for all the candidates of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) in the February 16 and March 2 elections. The various […]

Nigeria Ambassador to Malaysia, Alhaji Nurudeen Mohammed has been named the Director General of President Muhammadu Buhari campaign launching in Kwara. The State Coordinator of the APC Presidential Campaign Council, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq made this known in a statement on Tuesday in Ilorin. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), reports that Buhari would visit the state […]

Mrs Adejoke Fayemi has emerged the winner of the 2018 Fellows of Female Reporters’ Leadership Programme (FRLP), initiated by Wole Soyinka Centre for Investigative Journalism (WSCIJ). The Fellows were trained on reporting issues of women and girls. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Fayemi, a staff of Raypower FM, Kaduna on Tuesday in […]



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