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Kwara State Government has again reiterated it’s commitment to take the well-being of the adolescents within the state to a new level through the budgetary provision in the 2023 Budget to combat the scourge affecting the growth of the children.   This was contained in a statement made by the Commissioner For Planning and Economic Development, […]

The Kwara State House of Assembly on Tuesday received two executive bills for consideration and quick passage from Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq. The bills are Kwara State Legislative Fund Management Bill Twenty Twenty-Two and Kwara State Judiciary Fund Management Bill Twenty Twenty-Two. These were enshrined in two separate messages from Governor addressed to the Speaker Engineer […]

The Kwara State Government has been advised to put in place military check points in Ekiti Local Government to halt kidnapping and other crimes in the area.   This was sequel to Matter of Urgent Public Importance raised by Lawmaker representing Ekiti Local Government, Ganiyu Gabriel titled Spate of Kidnapping in Ekiti Local Government ” […]

A former Commissioner for Education in Kwara State, Engr Musa Yeteti, has lost one of his sons, Engr Nafiu. The deceased, a Civil Engineer, who died around 11am in Lagos, was reportedly rushed to private hospital after complaining of stomach ache. His death happened 24 hours after he attended the wedding of his sister in […]

Kwara state Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Monday paid a condolence visit to the family of late Mrs. Olomi Abolaji Sunday, APC women leader from Koro Ward of Ekiti local government, who was recently shot dead by her abductors during a rescue operation. Late Mrs. Abolaji was one of the APC chieftains kidnapped on Wednesday evening […]

The Nigerian Mining and Geosciences Society (NMGS), an umbrella body of Geoscientists, Mining Engineers and professionals in the extractive sector of the Country has applauded the the Kwara state Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq over the appointment of Dr. Mohammed Abubakar Mohammed as Senior Special Assistant on Solid Minerals Development. According to the association, Dr. Mohammed is […]

Kwara north development council KWANDCO has called on the Kwara state governor, abdulrahaman Abdulrasaq to continuing his work in the development of the zone. In his address , at a press briefing , the chairman of the council , Jerry Maajin Kolo who made the call commended the Kwara state governor for adequate consideration on Kwara […]

As Nigeria joins the whole world to mark , this year international women’s day, the wife of Anambra State governor-elect, Nonye Soludo has called for sustained awareness to end gender inequality and other related practices in Nigeria and across the globe. She made the call in a statement to mark this year’s International Women’s Day. […]

The registration for the 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry gets a new date, according to the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board. JAMB made the decision following the suspension of the verification portal of the National Identity Number due to hitches. Initially, the registration was scheduled to commence on February 12, but […]

2023: KLF rally in Ilorin, asks Kwarans to vote Credible individuals As the 2023 general elections draws nearer, a pressure group, Kwara Like minds Front, KLF, has advised people of Kwara to elect credible and reliable individuals into office irrespective of the political parties they belong. They also charged individuals viable to occupy political positions, […]

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