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THE Kwara State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed, has congratulated the Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji (Dr.) Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, CFR, on the occasion of his 22nd coronation anniversary as the 11th Emir of Ilorin describing, him as an embodiment of peace and harmony in the state. In his congratulatory message signed by his Chief Press secretary, Alhaji […]

THE Kwara State Government says it has implemented 71 per cent of its budget for the year 2017. The State Commissioner for Planning and Economic Development, Alhaji Wasiu Odewale disclosed this while addressing journalists at the 2018 Budget Harmonization Meeting in Ilorin on Thursday. Alh. Odewale observed that the success recorded in the implementation of […]

The Kwara State Government says there is no outbreak of Monkey Pox disease in any of the 16 local government areas of the state. The State Commissioner for Health, Alhaji Atolagbe Alege, disclosed this in llorin while interacting with newsmen. He said investigation by state health officials to all nooks and crannies indicated that there […]

THE Kwara Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has reiterated its preparedness to ensure the safety of motorists during the 2017 ‘ember months’. Mr Sunday Maku, the Sector Commander said this in a statement signed by the Sector Public Enlightenment Officer, Mr Solomon Meremikwu and made available to the News Agency in […]

A total of 2, 045 corps members are expected to pass out from the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme after the completion of the mandatory one year national service in Kwara. Mr Oladipo Morakinyo, the State NYSC Public Relations Officer, via a statement issued on Tuesday in Ilorin, said the ceremony would be low […]

AS part of plans for the forthcoming Local Government elections in Kwara, the Commissioner of Police, CP Lawan Ado, has warned politicians not to overheat the polity with their actions and utterances. Ado said this on Wednesday at the Kwara State Independent Electoral Commission, (KWASIEC) Headquarters, Ilorin, during a visit to the commission. He said […]

Kwara State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed has said that the All Progressives Congress (APC) has delivered on its electoral promises to the people of the state. The governor who stated this yesterday in Ilorin at the flag off of APC campaign ahead of November Local government election in the state, said “we promised you improved […]

The Kwara State government got a total of N3, 036, 649, 965.12 as allocation from the Federation Account for the month of October, 2017. The State Commissioner for Finance, Alhaji Demola Banu, disclosed this on Tuesday in Ilorin. He said that the October allocation recorded a N496, 600, 981.45 reduction from the N3, 533, 295, […]

THE Kwara State Government on Wednesday denied rumours that soldiers were injecting school pupils in Omu-Aran, Irepodun local government area of the State. In a release signed by the Special Adviser to the State Governor on Security, Alhaji Amusa Bello, the government advised members of the public to ignore the rumour as neither the Nigerian […]

THE Kwara State Ministry of Health has clarified that the ongoing Reactive Vaccination in Ifelodun local government area and other neighbouring communities, is to prevent the spread of yellow fever. Providing the clarification in a statement on Wednesday, the State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Suleiman Atolagbe Alege explained that the vaccination exercise has no connection […]

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