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Kwara LG election shows era of money politics is over, says Deputy Gov

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Kosubosu(Kwara) – 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...

Sat Nov 18th, 2017     Read More →

Squash U-13 finals: 10 year-old defeats elder sister

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Mistura 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...

Sat Nov 18th, 2017     Read More →

Photos: Youths allegedly set Sen. Saab Lafiaji’s house ablaze over alleged misrepresentation

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By Anthony Ogbonna Photos 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...

Sat Nov 18th, 2017     Read More →

I can’t have a baby outside wedlock

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Actress 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...

Sat Nov 18th, 2017     Read More →

Lecturer commits suicide in KWASU over demotion

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Tragedy has struck in Kwara State University (KWASU) in Malete,Moro Local Government Area of the state as one of the lecturers, Dr Solomon Osunlola yesterday committed suicide. Saturday Vanguard...

Sat Nov 18th, 2017     Read More →

2019: Why Micro zoning may ruin PDP chances

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The quest by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) 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...

Sat Nov 18th, 2017     Read More →

Be assets, not liabilities, Oyedepo charges students

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Omu-Aran (Kwara) – Bishop David Oyedepo, Chancellor, Landmark University Omu-Aran, Kwara, on Friday charged the institution’s new students to strive to be assets to the nation and not...

Fri Nov 17th, 2017     Read More →

Be assets, not liabilities, Oyedepo charges Landmark Varsity students

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Bishop David Oyedepo, Chancellor, Landmark University Omu-Aran, Kwara, on Friday charged the institution’s new students to strive to be assets to the nation and not liabilities. Oyedepo...

Fri Nov 17th, 2017     Read More →

Only Islam collects from the rich, renders to the poor — Sulaiman

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As Muslim group distributes N1m to less privileged in Ondo The Zakat & Zadaqat Foundation, under The Muslim Congress (TMC), recently in Akure, disbursed cash and items worth N1million to 31...

Fri Nov 17th, 2017     Read More →

Nigerians no longer want a situation where Igbo will complain about marginalisation – Jonathan

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Onitsha (Anambra) – Former President Goodluck Jonathan has appealed to Nigerians to collectively defend and stand firm for democracy. From Left: Delta State Governor, Senatorn Ifeanyi Okowa;...

Thu Nov 16th, 2017     Read More →

540 Kwara farmers get N1bn

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By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN—Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State said, yesterday, that his administration has disbursed about N1 billion to 500 small-holders farmers and 40 commercial...

Thu Nov 16th, 2017     Read More →

Kaduna State as a mirror of the poor state of education in Nigeria: Gov El-Rufai deserves commendation

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“Primary and Secondary Education form the foundation upon which tertiary education is built”. Without a doubt, any country that aspires to greatness in any sphere of its existence must...

Wed Nov 15th, 2017     Read More →

Gov. Ahmed signs Health Insurance Bill into law with N200m support

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Gov. Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara has signed the State Health Insurance Agency Bill into law with a promise to support it with an initial N200million. Speaking during the signing ceremony at...

Tue Nov 14th, 2017     Read More →

Blending with the changing colours of the world

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By Owei lakemfa WHEN leading academics, serving and retired diplomats, journalists, labour leaders and civil society activists gather to discuss Nigeria or the world we live in, sparks are bound...

Mon Nov 13th, 2017     Read More →

Cemetery shocker: Body of man killed by lightning fails to decompose 49 days after burial

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Exactly 49 days after burial, the corpse of Mr Ahmad Adekunle Abdulsalam, a member of staff of the College of Education, Oro in Irepodun local government area of Kwara State, who was killed by...

Sun Nov 12th, 2017     Read More →