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At least 70% of the ongoing free eye surgeries and 50% of the overall medical interventions in Ilorin General Hospital have been carried out, with beneficiaries commending the Kwara State Government and other sponsors of the exercise for the gesture. The beneficiaries singled out Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq for commendation for the corrective surgeries and other […]

Many soldiers have been killed while others are missing following anattack by Boko Haram insurgents on a Nigerian Army’s convoy in GubioLocal Government Area of Borno State, local sources said. The incident happened Wednesday on the highway between Gubio andMagumeri at 4:15 pm. “The attackers laid ambush with an anti-aircraft gun and otherweapons. More than […]

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo has personally reacted to an allegation that he took N90billion from the Federal Inland Revenue Service to fund the 2019 general elections. The allegation was made by a former Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, Mr Timi Frank. The VP said he would waive his constitutional immunity to pave […]

The forward’s status remains day-to-day after suffering an injury against Villarreal on Tuesday Barcelona have issued an update on the status of the injured Lionel Messi, who will remain day-to-day after picking up a knock against Villarreal. Messi was taken off at half-time of that meeting with Villarreal due to a groin injury, ending his first start of […]

Uli Hoeness has threatened to stop his star names from joining up with the German national team, if his goalkeeper is displaced as the No.1 Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness has warned Germany against picking Marc-Andre ter Stegen over Manuel Neuer, or else face missing out on a whole host of Allianz Arena stars. Ter […]

The Kwara State Command of the National Drugs Law and Enforcement Agency has arrested twenty six people for indulging in the use and sales of drugs in the state . This feat was achieved within two months, from August to September. The State Commander of the Agency, Mr. Umaru Ambrose, who disclosed this while fielding […]

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Friday said the tribunal judgment dismissing the PDP’s certificate forgery allegations against him and upholding his election was a triumph of truth over falsehood and a sweet victory for Kwarans. “This judgment affirms the truism that never will falsehood triumph over truth nor evil over good till the end […]

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 Emir of Lafiagi, Alh. Saadu Kawu Haliru has called on the federal and Kwara State Governments to relocate the willing residents of riverine communities to at safer places. Alhaji Haliru made the call on Tuesday in his palace when he received the Kwara State Government high powered delegation, led by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry […]

The Etsu Patigi, Alhaji Ibrahim Umar Bologi II has called on the residents living in riverine communities to take precautions by living the River Banks to the uplands to safe lives and property. Alhaji Umar made the call when he received the Kwara State Government High Powered delegation, led by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of […]



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