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Traditional rulers in border communities of Kwara State have expressed divergent views over the partial closure of Nigerian borders to check insecurity and economic sabotage. The monarchs, while speaking with our Staff Correspondent, Abdulrosheed Okiki who visited the border areas in Baruten Local Government recently said the development would redeem the image of their community, […]

The Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq says his government is ready to set aside one billion naira as seed money to support small and medium businesses in the state. Governor AbdulRazaq disclosed this today in Ilorin during a breakfast meeting with newsmen to mark his one days in office. According to him, the money will […]

The trio of Ayinla Adam, Mahmud Abdussalam and Gbenga Ayomide have emerged winners of the Under-fifteen secondary schools cycling competition held in Ilorin to mark the one hundred days in office of Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara State. The event was kicked off at the Government House, Ilorin at about nineteen minutes after eight in […]

The Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman Abdulrazaq today flagged off e-registration of migrants in the state. At the event held at the State Banquet Hall, opposite Government House, Ilorin, Governor AbdulRazaq called on all migrants in the state to submit themselves for proper documentation and registration. The governor who said the exercise would help in identifying […]

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 […]



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