5 Mar 2021
Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, has imposed curfew on Offa and Erinle towns to prevent renewed hostilities between the two communities.
26 Jul 2020
Back in the early 1940s, when the seeds that later led to the founding, in 1943, of Offa Grammar School, were sown, many Offa indigenes saw the move as a novel initiative.
14 Sep 2019
Dr. Mufutau Olatinwo was born on September 16, 1954 in Offa, Offa Local Council of Kwara State and died on July 27, 2019. Olatinwo, who distinguished himself as an educational administrator of repute, started his education at Offa Grammar School, Offa.
25 Jul 2019
Consolidated Hallmark Insurance (CHI) Plc has rewarded three winners at its yearly national essay competition
18 Jun 2019
Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara on Tuesday decried the condition of Radio Kwara, pledging to fix the problem as a matter of priority. The governor said this while addressing workers during his impromptu visit to the radio station. AbdulRazaq said the total breakdown of operations at the state broadcasting outfit typifies the general rots in…
6 May 2019
The Bishop of Egbu Diocese of Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Owerri North, Imo State, Geoffrey Okorafor, has condemned the N30,000 new minimum wage, describing it as "too small" and incapable of solving monthly basic needs of the workers. The cleric said this at the weekend during a special church service at the Cathedral Church…
30 Dec 2018
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has chided some Kwara State politicians for trivialising the April 5, 2018 Offa robbery attack...
30 Nov 2018
The Suspected armed robbers allegedly involved in the April 5, deadly bank robbery in Offa town on Friday, pleaded not guilty to Criminal conspiracy, armed robbery, illegal firearms, culpable homicide preferred against them at the Kwara High Court, Ilorin. Those arraigned are Ayoade Akinnibosun, Ibikunle Ogunleye, Adeola Abraham, Salaudeen Azeez and Niyi Ogundiran. The police…
4 May 2018
Ikirun was and still is a peaceful town; a sleepy town. A town whose inhabitants constantly glorify the name of the Almighty. But the town was destined to witness the unholy. They came to Ikirun several times. Agents of hell. They left only for them to come back again. And again.They have long ceased coming…
28 Apr 2018
The new Commissioner of Police in Kwara State, Aminu Pai Saleh, yesterday blamed failure of intelligence gathering as leading cause of the last bloody robbery incident in Offa town, Offa Council. Saleh, at the maiden press briefing at the command’s headquarters in Ilorin, said such information gathering technique was completely lacking in the system, leading…
25 Apr 2018
Recent armed robbery operation that threw the ancient town of Offa, Kwara State, into pandemonium for hours was executed in a most daring commando fashion. According to reports, dare devil armed robbers who stormed the town in audacious fashion divided themselves into two teams upon arrival, with the first team demobilising the Police Station while…
9 Apr 2018
The Federal Government has assured Nigerians that those behind last Thursday’s armed robbery and killings in Offa, Kwara State, would be arrested and brought to book.