Friday, 9th December 2022
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23 Nov
For businesses to thrive in Nigeria, the government must provide security, viable policies and an enabling environment for the promotion and development of industries, experts have said.
17 Nov
The National Population Commission (NPC) in Kwara on Wednesday embarked on an over five kilometres road walk to sensitise residents of the state on the forthcoming national census and ongoing e-recruitment of ad-hoc staff for the exercise.
4 Nov
The Police Command in Kwara has arrested eight suspected illegal miners and recovered three trailer loads of marble stones in the Patigi Local Government Area of the state.
30 Oct
Agbeyangi community in Ilorin East Local Government Area of Kwara commended Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Sunday for his approval of the construction of the 24km Agbeyangi-Yaru Road.
28 Oct
The Kwara Command of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) has called on the State Government to provide more patrol vehicles for 24-hours surveillance.
26 Oct
The officers and men of 82 Mechanised Brigade of Nigerian Army, Sobi, Ilorin, have commenced a coordinated security operation in parts of Kwara State.
25 Oct
An officer of the Nigerian Customs Service was killed on Friday in Igboho by suspected smugglers while on patrol on Sinau-Kenu Road in Baruteen Local Government Area of Kwara. Customs spokesman in Kwara, Mr Chado Zakari, stated in Ilorin on Monday that the patrol team had earlier impounded 40 bags of smuggled rice and 30…
21 Oct
The lessons of the 2020 #EndSARS protest have not been learnt. This was the verdict, yesterday, from stakeholders and citizens, as youths trooped out across the country to mark two years of that defining moment in the country’s history.
16 Oct
Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), yesterday, demanded the immediate and unconditional release of two Kwara-based journalists allegedly persecuted by Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq
13 Oct
An Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP), Abdulmumini Yusuf, serving at the Area Command in Ilorin, has reportedly been kidnapped by suspected gunmen. The state Commissioner of Police, CP Paul Odama, confirmed the development to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Ilorin. “Yes, it’s true, but we are still on it,” Odama told…
13 Oct
The Kwara State chapter of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) has commended the Federal Government for recognising late football legend, Rashidi Yekini, with a posthumous
10 Oct
The Senator representing Kwara Central, Dr. Yahaya Oloriegbe, yesterday, gave the presidential candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2023 election, Bola Ahmed Tinubu


25 mins ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has urged his successor to build on his legacies in the agricultural sector to achieve food security in the country
49 mins ago
The House of Representatives has applauded the partnership between Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Limited and Tantita security service Nigeria Ltd owned by Oweizide Ekpemupolo aimed at ensuring the security of oil facilities in the oil-rich Niger Delta region of the country.
1 hour 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.
1 hour 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.
1 hour 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.