Kwara Lawmakers Are Confused And Lack Knowledge Of Due Process- Kola Shittu

Following the invitation of suspended chairmen of sixteen local government councils by the Kwara State House of Assembly, Hon. Kola Shittu has said the lawmakers are totally confused and lack knowledge of due process. Hon. Kola Shittu, Chairman, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), stated this in a report released to Africa News24 (AN24). This online news […]

#TheInauguration: Read Full Speech Of News Sworn-In Kwara Governor

Newly sworn-in Governor of Kwara state, Alhaji Abdulrahman Abdulrasaq has described the victory that ushered in his tenure as a victory for all Kwarans. The Governor who was sworn in around 11 am on Wednesday at the Government House, Ilorin, Kwara State, May 29, 2019, also lauded the efforts of the people of the state, […]

Muslim Students Protest Against Cigarettes Factory In University Community

The ‎Coalition of Muslims Students and Youths of Nigeria, ‎Kwara State Chapter today held a peaceful protest against the renewal of Import license to Cigarettes producing factory located in a University environment.‎‎ Addressing newsmen during the protest, Kwara State Coordinator of the group Mallam Saadu Billaminu Olawale called on the Board of Customs and Legal […]

Why I Want Kwara Gov-elect To Immortalize My Father – Saraki’s Sister

Oyinkansola, daughter of the late Kwara State political icon, Dr Olusola Saraki, has appealed to the state governor-elect, Abdulrahman Abdulrazak, to immortalise her father. According to her, the late politician paid his dues in the politics of the state. She made the call in a statement made available to journalists on Sunday. Oyinkansola urged the […]

Court Adjourns Suit Against Kwara Gov-elect Till May 14

A Kwara State High Court presided by Justice Adenike Akinpelu has adjourned till May 14 the case instituted against Kwara State Governor-elect, Abdulrahman Abdulrazak, concerning the authenticity of his West African Examination Council certificate. The suit with number KWS /73/2019 was instituted against the governor-elect by one Adekunle Oluwafemi Abraham, a member of the Peoples […]

PDP, APC Lack Ideas To Industrialise Kwara- Adedoyin

Accord Party Governorship candidate in Kwara State, Prince Ayorinde Adedoyin has attributed the poor industrial base of the state to lack of ideas by the successive administrations since 1999 on how to drive the economy of the state forward. Adedoyin, while speaking with his supporters in Ilorin, the state capital yesterday noted that 90% of […]

Governor Ahmed Faces Resistance As He Declares For Senate

Kwara State governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed is facing resistance from current senator representing Kwara South, Rafiu Ibrahim as he reportedly declared for Senate. Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed on Saurday declared his intention to vie for the Kwara South Senatorial Ticket on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party(PDP) in the forth coming general elections. The governor […]

Agriculture: Kwara Ready For Another Bumper Harvest

Oyewale Oyelola The dwindling in the global oil price has prompted government at the federal and state levels to shift their attention back to agriculture which used to contribute greater percentage to Nigeria’s GDP prior to discovery of crude oil. To this end, kwara state government under the leadership of Governor AbdulFatah Ahmed has introduced […]

2019: Ex-APC Spokesman, Bolaji Abdullahi Joins Kwara Guber Race

Oyewale Oyelola, Ilorin The former National Publicity Secretary of All Progressives Congress, Bolaji Abdullahi has declared his intention to run for Kwara state governorship race come 2019. Bolaji Abdulahi who recently dumped APC for People’s Democratic Party alongside Senate President, Bukola Saraki made the announcement on Thursday in Ilorin, the state capital. The event was […]

Water Reticulation: Gov Ahmed To Commission Secondary Phase Next Month

Oyewale Oyelola, Ilorin  Kwara state governor, Alhaji AbdulFatah Ahmed will commission the secondary phase of Ilorin Water Reticulation in September. The Senior Special Assistant to governor on Medią, Dr. Muideen Akorede disclosed this today while featuring on a radio programme in Ilorin, the state capital. Dr. Akorede stated that additional 48,000 households would have access […]