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Kwara gov. calls for urgent diversification of Nigerian economy

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…says Nigeria must look beyond oil Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Wednesday called for urgent diversification of the Nigerian economy to lessen national reliance on crude...

Thu Oct 17th, 2019     Read More →

Kwara Assembly Approves N130,380,403,956 Revised Budget For the State

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By Demola Akinyemi – Ilorin The Kwara State House of Assembly has approved N130,380,403,956 as the new revised total budget size of the State as against the initial N157,802,032,561 with a...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Expert harps on dangers of bleaching creams

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Dr Adenike Adeniyi, a Dermatologist with a private hospital in Abuja, has warned against bleaching of the skin because of its health implications. Elizabeth Kobiti mixes a skin lightening cream in...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Fire Service gets 10 Hectares for Katsina Training School

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By Omeiza Ajayi – Abuja The Katsina state Governor, Aminu Bello Masari has allocated 10 hectares of land in the state to the Federal Fire Service FFS for the building of its training school...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

NSCDC drags woman to court over assault

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…burn maid’s buttocks over poor toilet usage By Demola Akinyemi – Ilorin Officers of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps ( NSCDC), in Ilorin, Kwara command have arrested...

Wed Oct 16th, 2019     Read More →

Nigerians are reluctant to buy local rice —– Sellers in Ilorin lament

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Rice sellers in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital have expressed worry over the reluctance of consumers to buy locally produced rice. Lake rice Some rice sellers who spoke with the News Agency of...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

KWARA: Why APC can’t afford to underrate Saraki – Bolarinwa

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Kwara State Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Hon Bashir Omolaja Bolarinwa, in this chat with journalists among others spoke on the situation in the state after the “O to...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

Akwa Ibom ex-agitators allege exclusion from Amnesty training programmes

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By Chioma Onuegbu – Uyo Akwa Ibom ex-agitators phase 2 have accused the presidential Amnesty office of sidelining and excluding them from the various training and empowerment programmes...

Tue Oct 15th, 2019     Read More →

Abdulrazaq using state apparatus to intimidate opposition – PDP

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Demola Akinyemi – Ilorin The Kwara State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has accused Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq’s administration of using instruments of the state to...

Mon Oct 14th, 2019     Read More →

‘What’s going on with electric, G.E, FIRS, Labour ministry, Arco and Nigerian Workers’

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While Nigerians are still reeling from the shock of a so-called foreign investor called P&ID deploying the law as an instrument of fraud in a foreign court with the sole aim of dispossessing...

Mon Oct 14th, 2019     Read More →

Armed robbers behead police sergeant in Ilorin

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By Demola Akinyemi – Ilorin Dare-devil armed robbers on Saturday night attacked Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) mega station along Asa dam road in Ilorin, the Kwara state...

Sun Oct 13th, 2019     Read More →

Lagos indigent youths get ICT certification

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By Ajayi Olayinka … As organization take project to other States 50 youths from different slums in Lagos has been transformed after going through a 12 months training program in Info Tech...

Sun Oct 13th, 2019     Read More →

Filth: Sanwo-Olu, others defy heavy rainfall, embark on clean-up exercise of Lagos

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… As Buhari, AbdulRazaq, storm Lagos for National Women Conference By Olasunkanmi Akoni As part of efforts to engender cleaner environment, wife of Lagos State Governor, Dr. Ibijoke...

Sun Oct 13th, 2019     Read More →

One month after Xenophobic attacks: Returnees groan as only 7 of 16 states offer help

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By Dayo Johnson, Victoria Ojeme, Demola Akinyemi, Chinonso Alozie& Ugochukwu Alaribe One month after victims of xenophobic attacks returned to Nigeria, findings by Sunday Vanguard revealed...

Sun Oct 13th, 2019     Read More →

Foreign herdsmen in NLTP: 5 Northern state governments disagree

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By Peter Duru, Marie-Therese Nanlong, Femi Bolaji, Nasir Muhammad Gusau, David Odama &Umar Yusuf FOLLOWING the inauguration of the National Livestock Transformation Programme, NLTP, by Vice...

Sun Oct 13th, 2019     Read More →