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Baptist Church appoints VP Finance & investment

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THE Nigerian Baptist Convention has announced the appointment of a financial expert and tax professional, Mr. Abiodun Joseph Oloyede as its vice president, Finance and Investment. Born 54 years...

Sun Sep 23rd, 2018     Read More →

Screening: PDP NWC assures Kogi NASS aspirants of fairness

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The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called for calm among its National Assembly aspirants in Kogi. The party made the call in a statement issued by its...

Sat Sep 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Governorship Screening: PDP shuts out journalists

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By Dirisu Yakubu ABUJA – A strange development marked the governorship screening of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, as the party denied national newspapers and televisions access to...

Sat Sep 22nd, 2018     Read More →

FRSC releases recruitment screening time-table

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Abuja, Sept. 22, 2018 (NAN) The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has released its nationwide recruitment screening time-table for applicants who applied for the corps’ recruitment into the...

Sat Sep 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Stemming the tide of age falsification in our Sports

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The 4th edition of the National Youth Games (NYG) was recently concluded in Ilorin, Kwara State, and had more than 2000 young athletes from different parts of the country in attendance. Sports...

Sat Sep 22nd, 2018     Read More →

Buhari mourns former Kwara military governor, Bamigboye

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President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the Bamigboye family on the death of retired Brigadier-General David Bamigboye, the first military governor of Kwara. The president’s condolence...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: Bamigboye, first military governor of Kwara, dies at 78

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Ilorin – The first military governor of Kwara, retired Brig.-Gen. David Bamigboye, is dead. THEOPHILUS BAMIGBOYE The younger brother to the deceased, retired Col. Theophilus Bamigboye,...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

Kwara North elders demand for gov’ship slot

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By Demola Akinyemi Ilorin—Kwara North leaders, elders and stakeholders have demanded for “a shift of power in the state to Kwara North, which is yet to produce a governor of the state...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

Zakat , Sadaqat disburses N3.5m in Oyo

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THE Zakat and Sadaqat Foundation (ZSF) has disbursed N3.5 million in equipment and cash to 38 deserving residents from across Oyo State in furtherance of its promotion of the institution of zakat...

Fri Sep 21st, 2018     Read More →

APC governorship aspirant pledges to replicate FG’s Agric initiative in Kwara

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Ilorin – A governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara, Malam Yakub Gobir, has promised to replicate the Agricultural Initiative of the Federal...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Osun Gov Poll: Drama as Police declare Adeleke wanted for Exam malpractice

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…Buhari stops IGP’s order …He sat for exams in ’81, WAEC insists …PDP blasts IGP …Ooni, Oluwo call for peace By Dapo Akinrefon, Gbenga Olarinoye, Johnbosco...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

Are we ready for the White revolution?

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By Gambo Dori ON Wednesday last week, I drove out of Abuja to keep an appointment with Muhammadu D. Abubakar, the National President of Commercial Dairy Ranchers Association of Nigeria, CODARAN,...

Thu Sep 20th, 2018     Read More →

NNL: Jets hold Saraki Boys in Ilorin

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Ilorin – Mighty Jets of Jos on Wednesday forced Abubakar Bukola Saraki (ABS) Ilorin FC to a goalless draw. The match day 10 2017/2018 Bet9ja Nigeria National League (NNL) encounter was...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

Imposition era over in Kwara politics — Lai Mohammed

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Ilorin – The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says the era of imposition is over in Kwara politics and that there is no favoured candidate among the governorship...

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →

Osun poll: Saraki, Atiku, Secondus rally support for Adeleke

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Ahead of Saturday’s governorship election in Osun, the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, on Wednesday in Osogbo, canvassed support for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate, Sen....

Wed Sep 19th, 2018     Read More →