• N-Power Beneficiaries In Kwara Protest Over 5-month Unpaid Salaries

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    Some beneficiaries of the N-Power programme in Kwara state, yesterday in Ilorin,the state  capital protested alleged non payment of their allowance in the last  five months . The protester marched to the media correspondents offices along Murtala  Muhammed Way, Ilorin, carrying placards with various inscriptions. They lamented that they had been made to go through…

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  • Why Constituency Projects Are Important – Saraki

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    The Senate President, Dr Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has explained d why provision  should be made for constituency projects for execution by lawmakers across the country. He said such provision would allow  the lawmakers to impact on the lives of their constituents. This is just as the Senate President enjoined  Nigerians to continue to live in…

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  • Kwara: Promoting Farming Practice Amongst Youths

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    In realisation of the weaning white collar jobs, the Kwara state government has initiated moves that will encourage youths in the state to take to farming instead of roaming the streets, searching for non- existent office jobs. And  in appreciation of government’s gesture and concern for their well-being, many youths in the state have taken…

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  • UNILORIN VC In The Eye Of The Storm

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    For good four years, the vice- chancellor of the university of Ilorin, Prof AbdulGaniyu Ambali, had a smooth and peaceful reign. But, the last leg of his five-year tenure has been characterised by controversy which is now threatening the peace of the university reputed for its stable academic calendar. For 17 years now, the “Better…

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  • We Are Not Part Of Plot To Unseat Saraki – Kwara PDP

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    The Peoples Democratic  (PDP) in Kwara state has denied being part of any plot to remove the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki from office. The party also denied that it’s state chairman,  Prince Sunday Fagbemi had been bribed and coopted  into plans to unseat Saraki. The PDP made these clarifications in a statement signed by…

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  • 4 Feared Dead In Ilorin Cultists Clashes

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    Suspected cultists at the weekend went on rampage in Ilorin, Kwara state and reportedly killed four young men in the process. The renewed clashes between suspected members of rival cult groups started on Thursday and spread to Friday evening at Ikokoro, Osere, and Babooko areas Ilorin metropolis. The first victim of the bloody clashes simply…

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  • Free 5,000 Housing Units For Low Income Earners In Kwara

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    In no distant future some 5,000 less privileged and low income earners in Kwara state will become proud owners of their own houses, courtesy of the state government and African Nations Development Programme (ANDP). The ANDP in its bid to bridge  Nigeria’s housing deficit  is undertaking the construction of 5,000 housing units in the state….

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  • Kwara Assembly Summons 2 Commissioners, Others

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    Kwara State House of Assembly has directed the state’s commissioners for Finance and Economic Planning, Accountant- General and Auditor- General to appear before it. The house asked the government officials to appear before its Public Account Committee (PAC)to explain the non-release of budgetary provisions to the office of the state Auditor – General, thereby incapacitating…

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