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Ademola Are, Director, Grassroots Sports Development, Ministry of Youth and Sports Development on Sunday expressed the hope that Nigeria would put up a better performance in the next Youth Olympics. Are made the assertion when Team Nigeria arrived at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja from the 2018 Youth Olympics held in Buenos Aires, Argentina […]

Former Kenyan sports minister Hassan Wario was charged in court on Friday with abuse of office. The charge was related to the alleged mishandling of funds meant for athletes who competed in the 2016 Rio Olympics. Kenya enjoyed its most successful Olympics ever in Rio, winning six gold, six silver and one bronze medals, all […]

The Kwara State Roads Maintenance Agency (KWARMA) is to commence the repair of Ohan Bridge in Asa Local Government today Friday 19th 2018. In a statement signed by KWARMA General Manager, Engr Usman Baba Jibril and Assistance General Manager/Secretary, Mr Tunde Amos, said the repair work would be carried out between today and tomorrow, Saturday […]

The Kwara State Government has warned school administrators collecting unauthorised fees to desist from such act or be sanctioned. The Chairman of Kwara State Teaching Service Commission (TESCOM), Alhaji Abdulrasaq Ibrahim, gave the warning on Thursday in Ilorin. Ibrahim, in a statement, said that the Kwara Government was committed to free education for all pupils […]

Davido is fond of spoiling himself with expensive jewelries and other fashionable items. The singer shows us an expensive early birthday gift he got for himself. He makes a video of a new gold chain which has an inscription of one of his nicknames; “Baddest” as well as a number; “7” covered all up with […]

The Referees Committee of world football governing body FIFA has picked 24 match officials who will be in charge at the 2018 FIFA Club World Cup scheduled for the UAE. Six refereeing trios, one from each confederation, will officiate the matches. Mehdi Abid Charef of Algeria was picked as the lone centre referee from Africa, […]

The Kwara State House of Assembly, has began final consideration of the passage of the Kwara state Administration of Criminal Justice Bill,2017.The final consideration of the Bill by the House at the Committee of the Whole, followed the presentation of the report to the House, by the Deputy Speaker, Chief Mathew Okedare on Tuesday.Briefing the […]

The Kwara State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has appealed to journalists in the State not to boycott coverage of political activities in the State. The State Council of the Nigerian Union of Journalists, NUJ, had last week threatened to withdraw coverage of political parties in the state if attacks and assaults on […]

Oba Abdulraheem Adeoti, the Olomu of Omu-Aran in Kwara State, has pledged the community’s support to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), toward ensuring the conduct of credible, free and fair general elections in 2019. Adeoti made the pledge while playing host to INEC’s Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Kwara State, Malam Atahiru Garuba, in […]

Yeni Kuti, daughter of the late legendary musician, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, on Wednesday, advised Nigerians to emulate her father’s pursuit of unity, for national development. Kuti told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that for the nation to make remarkable progress, its citizens must pursue unity just like the late musical icon. She said […]



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