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How campaign funds disbursed in ‘two helicopters’ unsettle Kwara APC

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What could have been responsible for the present rift among some members of the Kwara State chapter of All Progressives Congress (APC), barely a year after landslide victories in all rounds of...

Sun Feb 9th, 2020     Read More →

Scarcity looms as NUPENG suspends fuel distribution in Badagry

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Most of the petroleum stations in Badagry communities have closed as the National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers of Nigeria (NUPENG) suspended distribution of fuel to the city. Mr Tayo...

Sat Feb 8th, 2020     Read More →

We’ll support visit of Ahmadiyya world Supreme leader — Abdul Razaq

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Governor Abdul Rahman Abdul Razaq of Kwara State has promised to support the visit of the Ahmadiyya world Supreme Head, Hazrat Masroor Ahmad who will be visiting the country later in the year....

Fri Feb 7th, 2020     Read More →

ICPC secures 12-year jail term for Kwara poly governing board ex-chair

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The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) said it had secured a 12-year jail term for a former Chairman of the Governing Council of Kwara State Polytechnic,...

Thu Feb 6th, 2020     Read More →

Oyo LG chairmanship tussle: Why FG should not encourage breach of peace

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Kindly Share This Story:Gov Seyi Makinde of Oyo State By Mutiu Oladunjoye Oyo State is the only state in the South-West region of Nigeria where the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is in control of...

Sun Feb 2nd, 2020     Read More →

EFCC secures final forfeiture of four-bedroom duplex in Ilorin

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) said it’s Ilorin Zonal Office has secured the final forfeiture of a four-bedroom duplex situated at Lekki Gardens Estate, Phase 5, in the...

Sat Feb 1st, 2020     Read More →

Another Ebola outbreak may be imminent in Nigeria –Don

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A University Don, Professor Olatunji Kolawole has urged major stakeholders in the Health sector to take urgent and proactive measures to prevent further outbreaks of the Viral Hemorrhagic Fever...

Sun Jan 26th, 2020     Read More →

MFM’s Bolus sure of win over Plateau Utd

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Coach of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries Football Club (MFM FC), Tony Bolus, has expressed his team’s willpower to beat league leaders, Plateau United in tomorrow’s...

Sun Jan 26th, 2020     Read More →

Demolition of Saraki’s Ile-Arugbo: Parties agree to settle out of court

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Following the demolition of Saraki’s family property, popularly known as Ile-Arugbo (old people’s home) in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, all the parties concerned have agreed to...

Sat Jan 25th, 2020     Read More →

Pension: Police arrest two for leading protest in Abia

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Police in Abia on Thursday arrested two pensioners in Umuahia for allegedly organising a protest against alleged state government’s failure to pay their pension arrears. The arrested persons...

Fri Jan 24th, 2020     Read More →

Police arrest two for leading protest against non-payment of pension arrears in Abia

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Police in Abia on Thursday arrested two pensioners in Umuahia for allegedly organising a protest against alleged state government’s failure to pay their pension arrears. The arrested persons...

Fri Jan 24th, 2020     Read More →

Erasing Olusola Saraki’s legacies

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Dr. Abubakar Olusola Saraki the medical doctor turned politician was a Philanthropist who took advantage of the widespread poverty in his native state of Kwara to build his political empire and...

Thu Jan 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Kwara community worried about influx of snakes

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Residents of Igbo-emun, Moro local government area of Kwara State have expressed worries over recent upsurge of snakes found around the town. This is coming on the heels of several residents...

Thu Jan 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Amotekun and why Oranmiyan should stay in its grove

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It is not too surprising that the Amotekun security initiatives of the South-West is creating a flurry in many quarters. The Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami sees it as a...

Thu Jan 23rd, 2020     Read More →

Kwara pensioners protest non-payment of N1.68B owed by Saraki

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Kindly Share This Story: By Demola Akinyemi Hundreds of pensioners under the aegis of Concerned pensioners of Kwara state stormed the streets of Ilorin Wednesday morning to protest the non-payment...

Wed Jan 22nd, 2020     Read More →