Friday, 9th December 2022
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kwara state

4 hours ago
The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, in partnership with the Kwara State government, has flagged off the disbursement of N20,000 each for at least 2,655 poor and vulnerable Kwarans under the Federal Government’s Grant Vulnerable Groups (GVG) programme. Also launched, on Wednesday, was the second phase of the Government Enterprise…
4 Dec
Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara State, at the weekend, presented a car to the winner of the State’s Civil Service Award programme, Dr. Kazeem Lakadir, in appreciation of his outstanding performance and character in the service.
1 Dec
Senate okays FCTA’s N607.9b budget for 2022 Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has presented a 2023 budget of N172,090,787,000 to the House of Assembly for consideration. The estimate tagged ‘Budget of Transformation’, according to Bello, is higher than the 2022 edition by N4,788,825,095 (2.86 per cent). Kogi’s approved budget for last year was N167,301,962,197. Presenting…
12 Oct
The Kwara State government said the Federal Government had approved N27 billion for the construction of Kishi-Kiama Road in the state.
29 Sep
Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, yesterday, said his administration would continue to explore synergy and harmonious relationships between the government and the Nigerian Army
22 Sep
Kwara State Government, yesterday, commenced distribution of N600 million grants to empower at least 30,000 women and petty traders across the 16 local councils of the state.
11 Sep
Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has long unveiled his multi-sector agenda for the people of Kwara State. He speaks to this agenda every day — and will continue to do so in town hall meetings, off-the-cuff gatherings, e-platforms, and at every opportunity he has to talk to any Kwaran on the street.
7 Sep
No part of Kwara State is without appreciable positive imprints of the ‘Otoge’ administration, Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has said, adding that significant progress has been made across sectors since 2019.
2 Sep
At least, N11.9 billion of public funds was carted away from the Kwara State treasury between 2011 and 2019 without lawful tie to any project, a forensic audit report has revealed.
1 Sep
The PDP on Thursday prayed a Federal High Court, Abuja to make an order disqualifying Gov. Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara from participating in the state’s 2023 governorship election over alleged certificate forgery.
30 Aug
Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, at the weekend, said the state’s garment factory, to be inaugurated this year, will employ 2,000 workers directly.
10 Aug
Kwara Government has signed an agreement with the Joint Public Service Negotiating Council on the implementation of Consolidated Polytechnics and Colleges of Education Academic Staff Salary Structure (CONPCASS). This is contained in a statement signed by the State Head of Service, Modupe Oluwole, on Wednesday in Ilorin and made available to newsmen. Oluwole said the…


22 mins ago
The medical consultants under the auspices of the Medical and Dental Consultants' Association (MDCAN) have raised the alarm that the migration of the medical workforce from the Ekiti State University Teaching Hospital (EKSUTH), is seriously affecting the survival of the tertiary health institution.
26 mins ago
Further to its commitment to the ban on commercial motorcycles within the nation's capital, Abuja, the joint enforcement team of the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) crushed 432 seized motorcycles on Thursday.
48 mins ago
The Boko Haram insurgency terrorising the Northeast part of the country is the handiwork of foreigners who penetrated the region in the guise of seeking to acquire Quranic education, Shehu of Borno, Alhaji Abubakar Ibn Umar El-Kanemi, has said.
1 hour ago
The senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Kano central, Abdulsalam AbdulKareem (popularly known as AA Zaura) has vowed that he would rather remain stronger in the face of political "detractors" bent to tarnish his hard-earned reputation.
1 hour ago
Eminent Nigerians from the Southeast under the authority of the Igbo Elders Consultative Forum have urged Southeast residents to reject the five-day sit-at-home declared by Finland-based Simon Ekpa, a protege of detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. The South-East elders described Ekpa's draconian order as the height of insensitivity to…