Latest News, Events and Happenings in Kwara News.en-us2019: Time to take back our country Yinka OdumakinTHE Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasiru-el-Rufai has been in the news lately over the outcome of the competence test he administered on teachers in the state with about 22,000 teachers failing Primary Four test questions. It mus <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Kwara CJ frees 16 inmates Demola AkinyemiILORIN&mdash;THE Chief Judge of Kwara State, Justice Suleiman Kawu, has granted pardon to 16 convicted and awaiting trial inmates of Oke Kura and Mandala prisons in Ilorin, to decongest the prisons. Speaking after a visit to Oke Ku <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 FG, others plan to generate 14,000mw from hydro are underway by the Federal Government and other stakeholders to generate additional 14,000 megawatts, mw of power from water .The Energy Commission of Nigeria and Transmission Company of Nigeria disclosed in separate report <br>VanguardBestNairaTue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Visual Perspective: In the eyes of my father – Rukeme Noserime today would like to remember their late parents in different ways including memorial parties, thanksgiving services and media advertorial publications, but how many would aspire to leave a legacy of events that may be documented as a study mater <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 19 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Video: Televangelist, Benny Hinn reacts to $1m donation by a Nigerian to his ministry Israeli televangelist Benny Hinn reacted in a comical way to a donation of $1million by a Nigerian to his ministry. He is seen falling into a chair in the video to express his shock.Watch video below&#8230; [View the story &#8220;Benny Hinn <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 19 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 SERAP, pensioners drag FG to ECOWAS Court over unpaid pensions, salaries Luminous JannamikeABUJA &#8211; Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project , Federal Civil Service Pensioners Association , and Association of Retired Local Government Staff and Primary School Teachers in Delta State have asked <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 19 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Blaming The Governors For Our Collective Faults – 2 Dele Sobowale&ldquo;If a man pays no heed to what is distant, he will soon find sorrow near at hand.&rdquo; Chinese proverb. Nigeria has seldom been a country blessed with foresightful people. Perhaps, they would never have tried, if our &ldquo;F <br>VanguardBestNairaSun, 19 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Kwara LG election shows era of money politics is over, says Deputy Gov &#8211; Deputy Governor of Kwara Peter Kishira on Saturday said that the era of money politics had come to an end with the way local government election was conducted in the state.Kishira, while speaking with in Ilesha-Baruba, Barute <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 18 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Squash U-13 finals: 10 year-old defeats elder sister Durosinlorun, a JSS 2 student of Gloryland Schools Aguda, on Saturday defeated her elder sister, Ahisat, in the finals of the U-13 category of the 1st edition of the Ex-Squash Pros Diaspora competition.Newsmen report that Mistura won 3-1 at <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 18 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Photos: Youths allegedly set Sen. Saab Lafiaji’s house ablaze over alleged misrepresentation Anthony OgbonnaPhotos have emerged claiming youths in Kwara state have allegedly set the house of Senator Shaba Lafiagi who represents Kwara North, ablaze in the state for allegedly ordering soldiers to shoot three people who were among those pro <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 18 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Breaking: #AnambraDecides2017: Man arrested for allegedly trying to buy votes the Anambra election is ongoing, the Department of State Security, DSS, has arrested a man who was trying to buy votes from voters during the electoral process in Anambra.Man arrested while trying to buy votes during Anambra election <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 18 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 I can’t have a baby outside wedlock and producer, Bose Oladimeji certainly knows her onions when it comes to her craft and she has proven this over time. With five movies to her name as a producer, the indigene of Kwara State shows no intention of slowing down anytime soon. In <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 18 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Lecturer commits suicide in KWASU over demotion has struck in Kwara State University in Malete,Moro Local Government Area of the state as one of the lecturers, Dr Solomon Osunlola yesterday committed suicide. Saturday Vanguard reliably gathered that the tragedy was prompted by the <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 18 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 2019: Why Micro zoning may ruin PDP chances quest by the Peoples Democratic Party to regain power at the centre in the 2019 general elections depends on the outcome of its December 9 elective convention. This much has been stated by party leaders, governors and major stakeholders acr <br>VanguardBestNairaSat, 18 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Be assets, not liabilities, Oyedepo charges students &#8211; Bishop David Oyedepo, Chancellor, Landmark University Omu-Aran, Kwara, on Friday charged the institution&rsquo;s new students to strive to be assets to the nation and not liabilities.Bishop OyedepoOyedepo gave the charge dur <br>VanguardBestNairaFri, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100