Tag: Kwara

Governor Abubakar Sani Bello Mourns The Death Of Father Of Gov Abdul-Razaq Of Kwara State

Suleiman Idris- July 25, 2020

Chairman, North Central Governors' Forum, Governor Abubakar Sani of Niger State State has commiserated with the Government and people of Kwara State over the death ... Read More

Abdulrazaq invites EFCC to probe Kwara LG funds

Abdul Jimoh- July 14, 2020

Gov. Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara has invited the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to conduct an independent probe into funds so far received and ... Read More

Gov. AbdulRazaq sacks driver, queries team over mishandling of COVID-19 case

Abdul Jimoh- May 14, 2020

Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara has sacked a driver and queried COVID-19 team for the mishandling a COVID-19 case and evacuating the victim without following ... Read More

APC hails AbdulRazaq for ending era of waste, graft in Kwara

Abdul Jimoh- February 5, 2020

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has described Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara as `an astute administrator’ who stopped the era of profligacy and graft that ... Read More

UNICEF Warns Against Cultural Practices Hindering Effective Nutrition

Henry Solomon- October 4, 2019

The United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) on Friday warned against cultural practices which may hinder effective nutrition and the well being of children in Nigeria. ... Read More

Ex-governor sets agenda for incoming government in Kwara

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 12, 2019

A former governor of Kwara, Chief Cornelius Adebayo, has urged the incoming government of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to ensure that the state was ... Read More

Elections: INEC in Kwara receives sensitive materials

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 5, 2019

The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Kwara, Malam Garba Attahiru-Madami, says the commission has taken delivery of all sensitive materials for Saturday’s Governorship and House ... Read More

Arrest of Suspects in Kwara, Kano, has Nothing to do With Party Affiliation – IG

Henry Solomon- February 22, 2019

The Inspector General of Police (I-G), Mohammed Adamu, on Friday in Abuja said the suspects  arrested in connection with the killings in Kwara and Kano ... Read More

APC receives 5,000 decampees from PDP, others, in Omu-Aran, Kwara

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 22, 2018

No fewer than 5,000 people from different parties in Kwara South Senatorial District on Saturday defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) at a rally ... Read More

APC Wins in Bauchi Katsina Kwara By-Elections

Henry Solomon- November 18, 2018

The All Progressive Congress (APC) have won the three (3) by-elections held in Bauchi, Katsina and Kwara States respectively on Saturday 17 November 2018. The ... Read More

Police Nab 8 Suspects With 11 Human Skulls In Kwara

Abdul Jimoh- October 17, 2018

The Nigeria Police Force on Wednesday said it had arrested eight suspected ritual killers, including a woman with 11 human skulls in Ilorin, Kwara. Acting ... Read More

5 Nigerians billed for Nairobi’s Nutrition Africa Investment Forum

admin- August 31, 2018

The five Nigerians, including Onigbanjo, second left, billed for Nairobi’s Nutrition Africa Investment Forum By Olanrewaju Akojede Five Nigerians including a former journalist with the ... Read More

NIRSAL develops model to facilitate easy transportation of agric produce

inno.korie- August 26, 2018

The Nigeria Incentive Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) says it is developing a transportation system to address bottlenecks in the movement of ... Read More

36 states augment Police operations with N2trn – NGF

inno.korie- August 15, 2018

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) Secretariat on Tuesday said governors of the 36 states have collectively expended more than N2 trillion in augmenting police operations ... Read More

Offa Bank Robbery Update: Saraki Still Under Investigation Says Police, Additional 2 Suspects Arrested

AMT Tanimu- June 6, 2018

Nigeria Police Force have arrested two (2) out of the three (3) suspects mentioned by the Overall Gang Leader of Offa Bank Robbery Ayoade Akinnibosun ... Read More

Police Invites Saraki as 22 Suspects Arrested on Offa Bank Robbery Implicates Him

AMT Tanimu- June 3, 2018

Jomoh Moshood, Abuja: Senate President, Sen. Bukola Saraki is being invited to report to the Police to answer allegations indicting him from confessions of Five ... Read More

President Buhari Concerned Over Plight Of Workers In States

Abdul Jimoh- October 17, 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja expressed concern on the growing complaints and agitations by workers in states over unpaid salaries and allowances, in spite ... Read More

Sallah: Customs On Alert To Prevent Importation, Sale Of Frozen Products

Abdul Jimoh- August 31, 2017

Nigeria Customs Impounds Goods Zone B of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Kaduna, has placed its personnel on alert to prevent smuggling and sale of ... Read More

INEC Ends 1st Phase of Continuous Voter Registration Exercise in Kwara

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 24, 2017

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has concluded the first phase of the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise in Kwara and has commenced the display ... Read More

FG approves N1.6bn for disbursement to flood victims in 16 states

inno.korie- July 12, 2017

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday in Abuja ordered the immediate release of N1.6 billion for disbursement to victims of flood in 16 states of ... Read More