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The Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has 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.   In statement signed by the governor’s spokesman, Rafiu Ajakaye, the governor said the judgment confirmed the party’s long-held […]

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the February 2019 general election, Atiku Abubakar, has expressed belief that he will get justice in his suit against President Muhammadu Buhari and the ruling All Progressives Congress. Atiku had sued President Buhari, the Independent National Electoral Commission, and the All Progressives Congress in the aftermath of […]

President Muhammadu Buhari says the closure of Nigerian land borders for a limited period due to massive smuggling is already yielding positive results for the economy. The President stated this when he received a delegation from the Nigerian Association for Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture at the State House, Abuja, today. President Buhari […]

The Kwara state command of the National Drug and Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), has commenced sensitization on drug usage in the state with the introduction of a program tagged “know your child’s drug status”. Speaking with journalists at the NDLEA office in Ilorin, the state commander, Mr Umoru Ambrose said the program aims to identify […]

PRESIDING Bishop of Living Faith Church International David Oyedepo has canvassed for a paradigm shift in the nation’s quest for a boost in its employment opportunities from paid job to agricultural mechanization.   Oyedepo, at the 20th International Conference and 40th Annual General Meeting of Nigerian Institution of Agricultural Engineers, (NIAE)  held at Landmark University, […]

The River state police command has arrested Gracious David West, an alleged serial killer in Port Harcourt, capital of Rivers state. In a series of tweets on Thursday, the police said the suspect was arrested while en route Uyo from Port Harcourt.   About eight young women have been murdered in different hotels in the state […]

The house of representatives has asked the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to suspend the implementation of the cashless policy it recently re-introduced.  At the plenary session on Thursday, the lower legislative chamber said the policy will lead to a significant decrease in credit extension by Nigerian money deposit banks. The lawmakers said although the […]

The National Economic Council has voted the sum of one hundred billion naira for the implementation of the proposed National Livestock Transformation Plan. Governor of Ebonyi State, Mr Dave Umahi who served as chairman sub-committee on herders/farmers crisis, briefed State House correspondents after the Council meeting on Thursday in Abuja. He noted that plan was […]

Despite a two-point-four billion dollars loan obtained by Nigeria in 2018, the World Bank has said it is in talks with Nigeria for a fresh loan of two-point-five billion dollars. Vice-President for the African division of the World Bank, Hafez Ghanem, who disclosed this to newsmen, said that the current economic performance of Nigeria is […]

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has ordered immediate refund of two thousand naira and one thousand, five hundred naira examination charges that the Teaching Service Commission (TESCOM) collected from teachers who applied to become principals and vice principals across the state. According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Rafiu Ajakaye, […]

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