Month: August 2019

The Emir of Yashikira in Baruten Local Government Area of Kwara State, Alhaji Umar Usman Sariki, Sabi Kpasi says Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has demonstrated capacities to turn around things in the last one hundred days. Alhaji Umar Sariki stated this at his palace while speaking with our Staff Correspondent, Abdulrosheed Okiki on the assessment of […]

The Emir of Gwanara, in Baruten Local Government Area of Kwara State, Alhaji Sabi Idris Kotokotogi II has expressed disappointment over the total neglect of Ilesha baruba – Gwanara road in Baruten local government area by past administrations in the state. He however called on the federal government to adopt Ilesha Baruba – Gwanara – […]

The Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has approved the appointment of United States-based renowned professor of neurosurgery and neurosciences Wale Sulaiman as his Special Adviser on Health Matters. A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Rafiu Ajakaye said his appointment was part of the governor’s clear-eyed efforts to revamp every sector of […]

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Health, Doctor Ibrahim Oloriegbe expressed disappointment over the poor state of health sector in the state. Senator Oloriegbe who expressed this today at the opening of a two-day Kwara State Health Symposium in Ilorin said one third of children of Kwara were never immunised. The Senator who is representing Kwara […]

The Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq says his government has envisioned an innovative healthcare system that deploys modern technology to not only tackle the medical needs of the people but also put Kwara State on the national map as a model state in the areas of innovative medical solutions. Governor AbdulRazaq stated this today at […]

The Kwara State Governor, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq says his administration will continue to support the policies and programmes of the National Youth Service Scheme, NYSC to achieve its lofty objectives. Represented by his Deputy, Mr Kayode Alabi, Governor Abdulrazaq stated this at the Official Opening and Swearing -in Ceremony for the 2019 Batch ‘B’ Stream Two […]

A Stalwart of the All Progressives Congress, Mallam Saliu Mustapha has charged the newly sworn-in Ministers to be more proactive and dedicated in the discharge of their duties to the service of the nation. In a statement issued in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital by his media aide, Mallam Mustapha while congratulating the ministers, particularly […]

The Kwara State Deputy Governor, Mr Kayode Alabi has been signed as an ambassador for Polio eradication in the State. With the signing and appointment, Mr Alabi is now the Head of the State Polio plus Committee responsible for the eradication of the virus. The Field Coordinator for the South West, Nigeria National Polio plus […]

The federal government agency responsible for issuing flood alerts in Nigeria, the Nigeria Hydrological Services Agency (NIHSA), recently issued an alert warning Nigerians of imminent increased flooding in September. This was disclosed by the Director-General of NIHSA, Clement Nze, during a press briefing in Abuja. The agency had in June, this year given similar warning […]

The Police have re-arrested a kidnap kingpin, Hamisu Wadume, two weeks after he escaped from the custody of the Intelligence Response Team. The IRT operatives they came under attack from soldiers attached to Battalion 93, Takum, Taraba State, as they conveyed Wadume from the scene of his arrest. Three policemen and two civilians were killed […]



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