Tag: Kwara

Kwara Assembly Wants Death Penalty For Kidnappers

The Kwara State House of Assembly, on Tuesday, urged Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq to forward a bill to the House stipulating the death sentence penalty...

Gunmen abduct businessman in Kwara

gunmenAlhaji Alaga Olayemi, a businessman and farmer, was kidnapped on Wednesday by unknown gunmen from his farm in Oke-Onigbin, Isin local government area...

Kwara police arrest four suspects over ritual killing of groom-to-be, six...

By Demola Akinyemi, IlorinThe Commissioner of Police Kwara State Police Command, Mohammed Lawal Bagega said on Wednesday that the command has arrested four...

Police refute alleged collection of N400,000 bribe from street sweeper in...

Police in Kwara on Thursday refuted a bribe allegation of N400,000 levelled against the Command. A twitter user posted on her handle on Wednesday...

Kwara generates highest revenue since 2016 in Q1-2021

Kwara State Government said it generated N9.5 billion (N9,598,504,939.90) in the first quarter of 2021, mqking it the highest since 2016. “The figure...

Kwara Govt provides furniture for 54 public schools

Kwara State Government on Wednesday reiterated its commitment to the provision of quality education to its citizens by providing furniture for 54 ...

[ICYMI] Groom-to-be allegedly murdered by next-door neighbour in Kwara for ritual...

The victimBy Demola AkinyemiExactly six days to his wedding, Mr Olokose Oluwasola Ojo in his early 30s, staff at the National Health Insurance...

Abducted Ekiti monarch regains freedom in Kwara forest

Kidnapped Ekiti traditional ruler, the Obadu of Ilemeso Ekiti, in Oye Local Government Area of the state, Oba Oyewunmi has regained his freedom.Police...

Rainfall: Kwara Govt to begin Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention

The Kwara Government says the state will begin Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention during the rainy season when malaria disease is at its peak.Alhaji Nageri...

Kwara Govt inducts 129 doctors, others – NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA

By Fatima Mohammed-Lawal The Kwara Government on Tuesday began the induction of 129 health workers recently recruited into the state cvil service. The...

Kwara generates N9.6bn Internal Revenue in first quartre

Kwara state Internal Revenue Service (KW-IRS) said it generated over N9.59 billion as revenue in the first quartre of 2021.The Executive Chairman, KW-IRS,...

I’m done with national team – Aiyenugba, Kwara Utd goalkeeper

Dele Aiyenugba, erstwhile Super Eagles goalkeeper, says he is done with the national team, but now focusing on winning the league with Kwara...

Abdurazaq commends Kwara PSN as Otelaja takes over

Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria, PSNBy Chioma ObinnaKwara State Governor, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq has lauded Nigerian pharmacists on their commitment, consistency, and support geared towards...

IsDB supports Kwara health insurance with $99,000 – NEWS AGENCY OF...

By Fatima Mohammed-Lawal Kwara Government on Sunday said its health insurance scheme is getting a grant support of $99,000 from the Jiddah-based Islamic...

We didn’t authorise erection of mosque beside church — Kwara

The Kwara State Physical Planning Authority (KPPA) has dissociated itself from granting approval for the construction of a Central Mosque beside the Catholic...

Kwara govt reiterates commitment to ease of doing business

The Kwara Government has restated its commitment to creating a business-friendly environment for economic growth and development in the state.The Chairman, Kwara State...

Kwara APC faction rejects 61 revalidation/appeal committee over inclusion of Governor’s...

By Demola Akinyemi – IlorinA faction of the ruling  All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara state known as Integrity Group has rejected the...

Kwara Assembly directs waste contractor to rid Ilorin of refuse

The Kwara House of Assembly has directed the contractor handling refuse evacuation in Ilorin metropolis to rid the state capital of dirt.The assembly...

NBA advocates financial autonomy for judiciary in Kwara

The Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Ilorin branch, has appealed to the Kwara Government to grant financial autonomy to its Judiciary to end the...

Kwara Hijab Controversy: 10 affected schools to resume Monday

FileBy Demola Akinyemi – IlorinKwara state government has directed the ten affected Christian named schools, in Hijab controversy, to resume academic activities Monday...

Hijab: 10 Kwara schools resume April 12

 Kwara Government has announced that the 10 schools involved in a recent hijab controversy in the state would resume their third term academic...