Kwara State

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The Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq says his administration will institutionalise the Ilorin Durbar as a tourist attraction in the state. Governor AbdulRazaq said this last night when the Ilorin Durbar Committee visited him in his office. He said preparations for the Durbar and other such festivals would be captured in subsequent budgets instead of […]

Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara State has attributed rots in all sectors of the state economy to the negligence of the past government just as he described the development as a total system collapse. The Governor who dropped the hint at a one-Day Public Enlightment held in Ilorin organised by the Presidential Advisory Committee against […]

Security agents today surrounded the Kwara State Stadium Complex, Ilorin in anticipation of the Revolution Now protest scheduled to hold across the country. With this development, sporting activities were halted this morning with the presence of heavily armed men of the Nigeria Police and Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps. Our Staff Correspondent, Abdulrosheed Okiki […]

Kwara State Government has released details of its fresh intervention in water and energy sectors designed to improve the well-being of the citizenry. According to information from Ministry of Water and Natural Resources, 13 boreholes are currently being drilled in seven local government areas across the three senatorial districts in the state. The benefitting communities […]

At least, half of the world’s population cannot obtain essential health services, according to a new report from the World Bank and the World Health Organization. Indeed, each year, large numbers of households are pushed into poverty because they must pay for healthcare they can barely afford. Against this background, it becomes imperative for government […]

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 […]

Kwara State has been ranked second after Lagos in Nigeria in the latest Progress Report, titled ‘The State of the States’ released by Africa Report in its July/August, 2018 issue. The Africa Report is an international publication of reference dedicated to African affairs, and is the guide used by decision makers to anticipate economic and […]

The Kwara State government has released the sum of N125,395,252.96 as May 2018 subvention to all state-owned tertiary institutions. The State Commissioner for Tertiary Education, Barr. Abdullahi Alkinla disclosed this in a statement yesterday in Ilorin. Giving the breakdown, Alkinla said the College of Education, Oro received N33,706,598.99; College of Education, Ilorin got N53,173,085.77; while […]

The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has charged House of Assemblies to emulate the Kwara state House of Assembly by stopping the pension of ex-governors and their deputies. It will be recalled the Kwara State House of Assembly recently passed a bill suspending payment to their former Governors and Deputy Governors. This was contained in a […]