Kwara seeks Federal Government’s special intervention to tackle flood
Kwara State government has urged the Federal Government to give special consideration to the state due to ecological challenges confronting it, especially the perennial flooding arising from the overflow of the Rivers Niger and Asa.
Kwara Governor inaugurates task force on immunisation
Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq yesterday inaugurated the State Task Force on immunisation and primary healthcare, saying the exercise forms a part of his administration’s efforts to stamp out polio and strengthen access to primary healthcare.
Governors harp on national interest, others
Following Nigeria’s 59th independence anniversary celebration yesterday across the country, some state governors have stressed the need for Nigerians to put national interest above self, work towards creating better opportunities for younger citizens and offer prayers for a better nation.
Kwara workers yet to receive N18,000 minimum wage – NLC
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Kwara Council has said that workers in the state have never enjoyed full implementation of the N18,000 minimum wage since 2011. Mr Saheed Muritala, the state acting Chairman of NLC, made the disclosure on Tuesday in Ilorin while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
26-year-old, three women make Kwara’s first cabinet list
Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has forwarded the names of four women to the State House of Assembly as commissioner-nominees, including a 26-year-old Joana Nnazua Kolo from Edu Council Area of the state.
AbdulRazaq launches e-registration of immigrants in Kwara
Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara on Wednesday launched the electronic registration of non-Nigerians resident in the state, describing the exercise by the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), as a key step in national security and socio-economic development.
Kwara committed to anti-malaria campaign – Governor Abdulrazaq
Gov. Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara says his administration is committed to tackling the scourge of malaria in the state. Abdulrahman stated this during the flag-off of the malaria-free Kwara campaign and investiture of the champion of Kwara malaria elimination in Ilorin.
Abdulrazaq sends revised 2019 budget to Kwara Assembly
Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq has forwarded Kwara’s revised 2019 budget estimates of N135,159,772,167 to the state House of Assembly for consideration.
AbdulRazaq sends anti-poverty bill to House of Assembly
Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has forwarded to the state House of Assembly a bill to institutionalise his various initiatives to drive economic growth...
AbdulRazaq pledges frugality in Kwara
Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has pledged not to fritter away or misappropriate the resources of Kwara State.