Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed

The Governor of Kwara State, Dr. Abdulfatah Ahmed has emphasized the importance of marriage for the sustenance of society. He spoke in Ibadan, the Oyo state capital at the marriage of Nimotallai Ideraoluwa and Abdullahi Rayhan Ola who are children of late Alhaji Isiak Kola Badmus of Ibadan and late Alhaji Saka Olumoh of Ilorin […]

Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, says his defection from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is not borne out of selfish interest. The Governor spoke in Ilorin on Tuesday when he received the National Executive of Oro Descendents Union (ODU), led by its President, Alhaji Uthman Tunji Balogun, at the Government House. Ahmed told his […]

Stakeholders in the Peoples Democracy Party (PDP), Kwara State say the gale of defections hitting the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has given the party the numerical strength to dislodge President Muhammadu Buhari from Aso Rock Villa in 2019. The Kwara State Deputy Chairman of PDP, Alhaji Sanni Abubakar who led other major stakeholders of […]

Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed on Tuesday took the long awaited decision to switch from the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). The defection of the Governor was relayed in a terse statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant (SSA), on Media and Communication, Dr Muyideen Akorede in Ilorin on […]

The Kwara Government on Monday presented staff of office and certificates to three upgraded monarchs, promising to accord more recognition to the traditional institution in the state. The monarchs were those upgraded to third-class status in Kwara South Senatorial District. The affected monarchs were Oba Victor Olawuyi, the Oloko of Oko, Oba Abdulwahab Adeyemi, Aala […]

Nigeria’s Attorney-General, Abubakar Malami, has told the police that there was no evidence that linked Senate President Bukola Saraki and Kwara State Governor Abdulfattah Ahmed to the armed robbery attack that left 31 persons dead in Offa, Kwara State, in April. Mr Malami advised in a June 22 letter to the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim […]

Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed has hailed the elevation of the Senate President, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki from the title of Turaki of Ilorin to Waziri of Ilorin by the Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu Gambari. The Governor said this in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary (CPS), Abdulwahab Oba on Sunday in […]

Gov. Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara on Tuesday commended the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) on their ethical standard and efficiency in healthcare delivery, as he inaugurates NMA House in Ilorin, the state capital. The inauguration was part of activities to mark the association’s 2018 Annual General Meeting and Scientific Conference. Ahmed, who was represented by Mrs […]

The Kwara State government has introduced a clock-in model in its schools across the state as part of efforts to reform the state’s education sector. The states Commissioner for Education and Human Capital Development, Alhaja Bilikisu Oniyangi, disclosed this during a stakeholders’ forum on Revitalisation of Education Management Information System (EMIS) in Kwara State held […]

Kwara State Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed has elicited the support of all Nigerians in nurturing the nation’s fragile democracy to a vibrant, strong and prosperous one. In his Democracy day message signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Abdulwahab Oba, Governor Ahmed said “all advanced democracies of the world had passed through turbulent times but survived […]



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