Latest Stories in Kwara

 

Border Closure: Task Force counts gains in security, economy sectors

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Compt. Garba Mohammed The Joint Border Operation Drill, Sector 3, says it has recorded gains by improving security and economy of the country in less than two months of inauguration. The Ag....

Sun Mar 8th, 2020     Read More →

Kwara APC awaits Chief Bisi Akande to smoothen rough edges

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• As Factions Give Perspectives To Violence In Shao When democracy returned in 1999, it was interpreted that the president is the leader of the party, while a governor is the one to call the...

Sun Mar 8th, 2020     Read More →

Plateau United, Lobi, Rivers continue push for NPFL title

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The leading teams in the 2019/2020 Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL), Plateau United, Lobi Stars, and Rivers United are on duty today as the race for Enyimba’s title continues...

Sun Mar 8th, 2020     Read More →

Nine die, five injured in Kwara road accident

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The Kwara Sector Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has confirmed that nine persons lost their lives in a crash that occurred along Bode Saadu–Jebba road yesterday. The Sector...

Wed Mar 4th, 2020     Read More →

House of Representatives committee queries minister over NSIP

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Apparently piqued by complaints from their constituents, lawmakers yesterday interrogated the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq,...

Wed Mar 4th, 2020     Read More →

EFCC hands over N2.6b recovered loot to Kwara Governor

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Kindly Share This Story:Economic and Financial Crimes Commission By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN–The Zonal Head, Economic and Financial Crime Commission[EFCC]in Ilorin, ACP Isyaku Sharu Tuesday...

Tue Mar 3rd, 2020     Read More →

South Africa slips into recession

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South Africa slipped into recession in the final three months of 2019, the country’s statistics bureau said on Tuesday, the third contraction to hit the economy since the end of apartheid in...

Tue Mar 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Autocrash claims nine lives on Ilorin-Ogbomoso expressway

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Kindly Share This Story: By Demola Akinyemi No fewer than nine persons were reportedly killed in a ghastly auto accident on Sunday afternoon along Ogbomoso-Ilorin expressway. Vanguard reliably...

Mon Mar 2nd, 2020     Read More →

UNILORIN to host Guinness World Record

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The Management of University of Ilorin says its Renewable Energy Centre (UREC) would host the Guinness World Record on Innovation Hackathon. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Hackathon...

Sun Mar 1st, 2020     Read More →

INEC promises free, fair, credible by-election in Kwara

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INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Kwara, Malam Garba Attahiru-Madami has assured the people of Patigi Local Government that the commission would conduct free, fair and acceptable...

Fri Feb 28th, 2020     Read More →

Osun State Polytechnic shines at NIPOGA, wins 16 medals

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Athletes from the Osun State Polytechnic, Iree won more than 16 medals at the just concluded Nigeria Polytechnics Games (NIPOGA) held at the Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin. Seven students of the...

Fri Feb 28th, 2020     Read More →

Senator earns only N700,000 monthly, not jumbo pay – Bashiru

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Sen. Ajibola Bashiru (APC-Osun Central) says the monthly earning of a senator in Nigeria is less than N1 million as against the speculated jumbo pay. Bashiru stated this on Thursday while speaking...

Thu Feb 27th, 2020     Read More →

Why Kwara workers are yet to get minimum wage – Labour

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[FILES] Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq. Photo: TWITTER/ABDULRAHMANABDULRAZAQThe organised labour in Kwara has said that delay in the approval of new minimum wage by Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq was...

Wed Feb 26th, 2020     Read More →

Suspected thugs allegedly attack Kwara APC Chair

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Suspected thugs have allegedly attacked the state chairman of All Progressives Congress (APC) Hon Bashir Bolarinwa and other members of the executive council. The attack on Tuesday evening this...

Wed Feb 26th, 2020     Read More →

Why contraband items still come into the country – Customs

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The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), says ingenuity deployed by criminals or smugglers has made it possible for contraband items to come into the country. The Customs’ Public Relations...

Wed Feb 26th, 2020     Read More →