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NAPTIP rescues 10 victims of human trafficking

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The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking In Persons (NAPTIP) Kano zonal command has rescued 10victims of human trafficking on their way to the Niger Republic for labour...

Sat Jun 11th, 2022     Read More →

NASS Primaries: Controversy over Ekiti/Isin/Irepodun/Oke-Ero federal constituency re-run primary

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Members of the Igbomina-Ekiti All Progressives Congress (APC) Women Forum have congratulated the ruling party for a successful re-run primary election in the Ekiti/Isin/Irepodun/Oke-Ero federal...

Fri Jun 10th, 2022     Read More →

Achievas Entertainment signs first female gospel artiste

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Leading entertainment outfits, Achievas Entertainment have announced the signing of gospel singer, Jacinta Onyinyechi Onuoha better known by the stage name as ‘Onyinye’. Speaking on...

Fri Jun 10th, 2022     Read More →

Salman Magaji emerges Kwara AA governorship candidate

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A legal practitioner, Barrister Dauda Salman Magaji, has emerged as the governorship candidate of Action Alliance (AA) in Kwara State. Magaji emerged through a consensus arrangement and was...

Sun Jun 5th, 2022     Read More →

Hundreds of APC members defect to SDP in Kwara

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Hundreds of the All Progressives Congress (APC) supporters in Kwara State at the weekend dumped the ruling party for the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in the Baruten local government area of the...

Sun Jun 5th, 2022     Read More →

Armed men kill two, abduct passengers in Kwara

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Armed men have reportedly killed two persons and abducted several others along Obbo Ayegunle-Osi road in the Ekiti local government area of Kwara State on Saturday evening. Tribune Online...

Sun Jun 5th, 2022     Read More →

StayUp Aviation Institute of Technology debuts in Esie

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In its expansion bid and dedication to the production of manpower for the aviation, tourism, travel and hospitality industry, one of the enviable training flagships in Nigeria, StayUp Aviation...

Fri Jun 3rd, 2022     Read More →

2023 and the demonisation of zoning

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There is this idea that has gained currency among some northern politicians and their southern associates in the two major political parties. It is that only a northern presidential candidate can...

Fri Jun 3rd, 2022     Read More →

26 police officers undergo trial for extortion in Kwara

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Twenty-six police officers allegedly involved in the extortion of money and brutalization of youths, students among other motorists in Kwara State are being tried by the state Police command....

Mon May 30th, 2022     Read More →

Former Kwara governor’s aide wins Kwara South Senatorial ticket in SDP

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Professor Wale Sulaiman, who was a United States of America based Neurosurgeon and former Special Adviser on Health to Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara State has won the Senatorial ticket...

Sun May 29th, 2022     Read More →

2023: Kwara central senator, Oloriegbe, loses bid to return to senate

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Senator representing Kwara Central in the National Assembly, Dr. Ibrahim Oloriegbe, has lost his bid to return to the Senate in 2023. Oloriegbe scored the least votes amongst the three All...

Sun May 29th, 2022     Read More →

NSCDC arrests man for hacking brother to death in Kwara

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Kwara State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) on Friday said that it has arrested a Fulani man, Umar Bello, for allegedly hacking his brother, Abdullahi Bello, to...

Fri May 27th, 2022     Read More →

2023: Gov AbdulRazaq Emerges Kwara APC Guber Candidate

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Kwara State governor, AbdulRahaman AbdulRazaq, on Thursday, emerged as the gubernatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the 2023 general election. AbdulRazaq, who was the...

Thu May 26th, 2022     Read More →

Kwara governor secures APC’s ticket for second term

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Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara State was, on Thursday, elected to contest for second term during the governorship primaries held in Ilorin, on Thursday evening. The governor was elected...

Thu May 26th, 2022     Read More →

Primaries: 105 Kwara APC Aspirants Vie For 24 Assembly Seats

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A total number of 105 aspirants are vying for the All Progressives Congress (APC) nomination tickets for 24 House of Assembly seats in Kwara State. The APC governorship and House of Assembly...

Thu May 26th, 2022     Read More →