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An ecologist, Mr Richard Inyamkume, has advised re-elected President Muhammadu Buhari to implement low carbon economy to transit from a largely fossil fuel driven economy to a circular, clean and sustainable economy by 2023. Inyamkume, the Executive Director, Ambassadors of Dialogue, Climate and Reintegration, an NGO, gave the advice in an interview with the News […]

Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has appealed to United States Government to intervene in the prevention of what he called, ‘alleged harassment of electorate’ in next week’s governorship and state assembly elections. Tambuwal made the request on Thursday when he received the US Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Stuart Symington, in Sokoto. Tambuwal of the […]

The lawmaker representing Ovia in the House of Representatives, Barrister Omosede Igbinedion, has said she is proud to be the youngest woman in the 8th Assembly about to terminate. Barrister Igbinedion, who lost her return bid to candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mr. Dennis Idahosa, said it was a thing of pride for […]

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara state on Thursday called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to cancel the results of the last Saturday presidential and National Assembly election in the state. State chairman of PDP Engr. Kola Shittu said this in Ilorin, the state capital while addressing reporters on the outcome of the […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the families of the victims of the latest bandits’ attacks in Sokoto and the inter-communal conflict in Kaduna State. He warned that mass murder of innocent people by criminals would be met with full force. Buhari, in a statement by the Senior Special Assistant on Media and publicity, Garba […]

The Kwara State Tricycle and Okada Riders Association on Monday, declared their public support for the Governorship Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Rt. Hon. Razak Atunwa. The development is coming on the heels of an engagement between the Kwara State Peoples Democratic Party leadership and members of the association. Addressing members of the […]

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 […]



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