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The Kwara State Gorvenor Mallam Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq has appointed Mr Yomi Adeboye as the General Manager Of Kwara State Printing and Publishing Corporation (The Herald). Details later..

The Kwara State Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Ilorin today dismissed the petition filed by the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Razaq Atunwa against the victory of Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of the All Progressives Congress in March Governorship election in Kwara State. In an over two-hour judgement read by the Lead Judge, Bassey Effiong, […]

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 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 […]

The Supreme Court on Tuesday heard arguments on an appeal by the Peoples Democratic Party and its presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, seeking access to the Independent National Electoral Commission’s sever. The Dattijo Muhammad-led five-man panel is to return later on Tuesday to deliver its ruling on it. They are by their petition before the […]

A Federal High Court, Uyo, has declined to grant a request of the Akwa Ibom State Government to stop the implementation of the guidelines on local government funds issued recently by the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU). PREMIUM TIMES reported how the NFIU on May 6 issued the ‘Guidelines to Reduce Vulnerabilities Created by Cash […]

The United States of America (USA) has congratulated the people of Nigeria and President Muhammadu Buhari on his re-election in the just concluded presidential and the national assembly elections. US also called on Nigerians to conduct themselves peacefully in the March 9, 2019 gubernatorial, State House of Assembly and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Area […]

Police have reportedly attacked leaders and members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who are currently protesting against the outcome of the Osun State Governorship election at the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Abuja. “I have just been teargassed by the @PoliceNG at @inecnigeria office. Gunshots have been fired. “This was […]

The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has approved the appointments of new Special Advisers, Senior Special Assistants and Special Assistants. The Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Alhaji Isiaka Gold, who made this known in a statement on Tuesday, said the appointments were part of Governor Ahmed’s efforts to strengthen governance and promote inclusiveness. […]

When the leaders of North and South Korea crossed the Military Demarcation Line to shake hands on Friday, they symbolically — if fleetingly — united a peninsula that has been divided for decades. The handshake between the two leaders marked the latest milestone in a rapid rapprochement after months of global fears about a nuclear […]