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An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court on Thursday remanded three suspects, Aliyu Hassan, Abdullahi Hassan and Saad Tanko accused of killing of one Mohammed Umar. The Magistrate, Jumoke Bello, ordered that the accused persons be remanded at Okekura Prison Yard, Ilorin., till Feb.4, when the case would come up for mention. Earlier, the prosecutor, Sgt. Roda Kayode […]

Ace Nigeria singer and celebrity, Simisola Ogunleye aka Simi has released a new single of the audio to her new song “Ayo.” The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the audio of the song which was produced by legendury Beatz talks about the singer’s expression of joy forever and request for better things to […]

Bendel Insurance Football Club of Benin on Wednesday drew goalless with visiting Kwara United FC of Ilorin in a Match Day 4 fixture of the 2018/2019 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Bendel Insurance were playing their first home game in the abridged competition, coming after 11 years […]

Senator Rafiu Adebayo Ibrahim has insisted that he remains the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP for the Kwara South senatorial district election despite counter claims by the Independent National Electoral Commission. The lawmaker said this on Tuesday while addressing party members and supporters in Ilemona, headquarters of Oyun local government area where he […]

The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Kwara, Malam Athairu Madami has declared that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) did not make any mistake in listing Gov. Abdulfatah Ahmed as PDP candidate for Kwara South Senatorial district election. Madami told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in his office on Tuesday that Ahmed’s name could […]

WhatsApp Messenger, popular text messaging service, has reduced messages a user can forward to five recipients, in an effort to reduce the spread of false information. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that WhatsApp Messenger, acclaimed to be the world’s most popular messaging app, is a freeware and cross-platform messaging and Voice over IP […]

Kwara United Coach, Abubakar Bala, says his wards are ready for the test Insurance will pose during the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) match day 4 clash on Wednesday in Benin. Bala said he was looking forward to the match because it would give him an insight on the team’s standing after the victory over […]

Some days before the general elections, supporters of the factional All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara State have been accused of plotting to cause mayhem in the state through impersonating means. A support group of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), made the allegation in a statement on Saturday evening, claiming that suspected thugs belonging to […]

The senator representing Kwara South, Dr Rafiu Adebayo Ibrahim on Sunday visited Gbagede town, Ifelodun LGA to canvass support for his party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP ahead of the forthcoming general elections. Rafiu who is seeking a return to the Senate, addressed party members, supporters and people of the area. He had earlier paid […]

The 27 Task Force Brigade and Nigeria Army Special Forces School, Buni-Yadi, Yobe, on Sunday neutralised scores of Boko Haram insurgents who attacked the military base. Major Nureni Alimi, the Assistant Director, Public Relations, 27 Task Force Brigade, disclosed this in a statement issued on Monday. Alumi said many insurgents were killed, others received gunshot […]



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