Latest Stories in Kwara

 

Ultimatum: nPDP splits as Abdullahi Adamu’s ‘faction’ disowns Baraje, Oyinlola

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…accuses Baraje of playing the script of his paymasters …Baraje group reacts, says Adamu and co have compromised By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA—ALL is not well with the defunct new...

Tue May 15th, 2018     Read More →

INEC registers 70, 000 prospective voters in Kwara

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has registered 70,000 people in Kwara since the commencement of the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise in April 2017. INEC...

Mon May 14th, 2018     Read More →

How states withdrew N593.1bn from federation account in Q1 2018

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The 36 states of the federation have so far withdrawn about 593.1 billion from the Federation Account as revenue generated in the first quarter of 2018. The breakdown is contained in the monthly...

Sun May 13th, 2018     Read More →

CASUAL WORK BEGETS CASUAL PAY? ‘Our monthly take-home pay is N2, 500!’ (1)

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Sources said that the Office of the Head of Service and Civil Service Commission had, on several occasions, raised concerns over the upsurge of contract staff in the state, but affected MDAs...

Sun May 13th, 2018     Read More →

New Mr Ideal Nigeria emerges

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27-year old wellness coach, Chuckie Ihebuzor representing Kwara State has emerged the Ideal Man as he has won the most coveted crown of Mr. Ideal 2018 outshining 39 other contestants at the grand...

Sun May 13th, 2018     Read More →

Congresses’ hiccups: APC defies court order in Rivers, minister’s faction loses in Ebonyi

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By Our Reporters APART from hiccups here and there, the All Progressives Congress, APC, held peaceful local government congresses in many states of the country, yesterday. Supporters of Bamidele...

Sun May 13th, 2018     Read More →

NiMet predicts nationwide rains, thunderstorms on Sunday

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The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted morning rains over the central states of the country on Sunday especially places like Abuja, parts of Benue, Nassarawa, Kogi, Kwara,...

Sat May 12th, 2018     Read More →

NAFDAC lifts shutdown on Emzor, 2 other pharmaceutical coys

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NAFDAC on Saturday lifted the shutdown order on three companies who were closed on May 7, for production of codeine cough syrups have been lifted and the normal company operations could...

Sat May 12th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking: NAFDAC issues sanctions, lifts shutdown on Emzor, 2 others

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By Sola Ogundipe The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has issued sanctions to Peace Standard Pharmaceutical Limited and Bioraj Pharmaceutical Limited in...

Sat May 12th, 2018     Read More →

CODEINE: Extend ban to tramadol, others, Masari urges FG

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By Bashir Bello KATSINA —FOLLOWING the recent ban on production of cough syrup with codeine, Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State, yesterday, urged the Federal Government to extend the ...

Fri May 11th, 2018     Read More →

Police parade son of ex-Kwara PPRO, 5 others over alleged cultism

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By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN—The son of a former Police image maker in Kwara State was among six suspected cultists paraded by Kwara State Police Command, yesterday. The state Police...

Fri May 11th, 2018     Read More →

FG seeks land to complete 1000 housing units in Kwara

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By Demola Akinyemi THE Federal Government has appealed to Kwara State government to provide land to enable it complete the second phase of the 1000 housing units designed for the state. Governor...

Fri May 11th, 2018     Read More →

Senate sets up C’ttee to deliberate on Buhari’s request for over N2trn promissory note, bond

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA – THE Senate, yesterday set up a seven member Committee to deliberate on President Muhammadu Buhari’s request for over N2 trillion for the issuance of promissory...

Thu May 10th, 2018     Read More →

Fresh woes for APC

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor and Omeiza Ajayi Ex-PDP members (nPDP) write Buhari, issue 7-day ultimatum to address issues •Allege ‘political pogrom’ against members;...

Thu May 10th, 2018     Read More →

2019: nPDP chieftains list grievances with Buhari’s APC

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Some former People Democratic Party (PDP) chieftains who left the PDP for the All Progressive Congress (APC) in 2013 have listed their grievances with the APC demanding and demanding an urgent...

Wed May 9th, 2018     Read More →