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32 State Govts undermine N1trn insurance premium income target

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THERE are indications that the insurance industry may not meet the N1trillion premium income target set for 2020 following the refusal by many states to implement Group Life Insurance for their...

Mon Apr 30th, 2018     Read More →

Why I want to be Nigeria’s president – Ahmed Buhari

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Ilorin – Mr Ahmed Buhari, the initiator of Ahmed Buhari Youth Movement, says his interest in vying for the office of the president of Nigeria is informed by the need to have a generational...

Sun Apr 29th, 2018     Read More →

Saraki: A cat with nine lives

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His several travails and circumstances surrounding his ascension to the position of the President of the Senate and subsequent persecution and trials that seem unending since he ascended the...

Sun Apr 29th, 2018     Read More →

Breaking : Attempt to recall Dino Melaye fails

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as verification materials hijacked The recall verification exercise of the senator representing Kogi West, Mr Dino Melaye has failed after the verified signatories to the petition for his recall...

Sun Apr 29th, 2018     Read More →

Children, on their way to school, mocked me for doing menial jobs – Kogi Assembly Speaker

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BY BOLUWAJI OBAHOPO, LOKOJA From helping his mother fry and hawk bean cake (akara) at the age of five, to learning how to cut palm fronds for elderly women, axing of wood for sale, and engaging in...

Sun Apr 29th, 2018     Read More →

How Female Corper died in Kwara after drilling exercise

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Tragedy has struck at the NYSC camp in Yikpata, Edu local government area of Kwara state, when a female Corp member, Miss Hilda Eva Amadi reportedly died following a severe injury she sustained...

Sat Apr 28th, 2018     Read More →

Female Corps member dies in Kwara after drilling exercise

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By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN – A female Corps member at the NYSC camp in Yikpata, Edu local government area of Kwara state, Miss Hilda Eva Amadi has been reported dead following a severe injury...

Fri Apr 27th, 2018     Read More →

No more space for criminals in Kwara, says new CP

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The new Commissioner of Police (CP), in Kwara, Aminu Saleh has declared that there is no more space for criminals in the state. The new CP, who made this known in Ilorin on Thursday in his office...

Thu Apr 26th, 2018     Read More →

IGNITE inspires the girl-child on digital technology

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IN a bid to empower the girl-child through digital innovation, Inspiring Girls in Technology Evolution, IGNITE, in partnership with US Consular recently hosted a programme for secondary schools in...

Thu Apr 26th, 2018     Read More →

INEC wants political parties’ campaign finances regulated

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), has called for the regulation of campaign finance of political parties in the country. Mr Paul Atser, INEC Administrative Secretary in Kwara...

Wed Apr 25th, 2018     Read More →

World Malaria Day: Pharmacists urge govt to increase awareness

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Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria, Kwara chapter, has urged government at all levels and traditional rulers to increase awareness on malaria among rural dwellers. The...

Wed Apr 25th, 2018     Read More →

Saving the world from the plastic menace

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The growing popularity of joining hands to save the world culminated in the famous Paris Climate Agreement signed within the framework of the United Nations in 2016. There is now a global...

Tue Apr 24th, 2018     Read More →

I can not be silenced, says Dino Melaye as Police, DSS lay siege to his residence

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…Stop senators from entering Melaye’s residence By Henry Umoru ABUJA—Police and men of Department of State Services, DSS, yesterday, laid siege to Maitama residence of the...

Tue Apr 24th, 2018     Read More →

Gov Ahmed seeks urgent action on insecurity

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By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN—Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State has challenged the new Commissioner of Police in the state to tackle insecurity and criminality, and also maintain law and...

Tue Apr 24th, 2018     Read More →

Police, DSS take over residence of Senator Dino Melaye

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By Henry Umoru ABUJA- THE Police and men of the Department of State Services, DSS, Tuesday laid siege and took over the Maitama residence of the Chairman, Senate Committee on the Federal Capital...

Mon Apr 23rd, 2018     Read More →