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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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  • Kwara Earmarks N3.5bn For KWASU Satellite Campuses

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    The Kwara state government is to spend N3.21 billion on the construction of two satellite campuses and, school of business and governance of the Kwara State University (KWASU), Malete. Our correspondent reports that the State Executive Council (SEC), approved the immediate take-off of the two satellite campuses of KWASU, during its weekly council meeting, last…

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  • NAFDAC Launches Investigation Into Imported Garri From India

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    The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has commenced investigation into the purported import of garri from India. The  Acting  Director  General  of NAFDAC,  Mrs  Yetunde  Oni disclosed  this  in Ilorin,  Kwara state yesterday at a one-day zonal campaign on current regulatory issues in the safe use of drugs, animal feeds,…

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  • FEDPOLY Students Lament Hike In Kerosene Price

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    Students of the Federal Polytechnic Bida, Niger State, have expressed sadness over the unduly hike in Kerosene price as a litre is now sold for N500 in black market and N400 in filling stations. A cross section of the student described the situation as ‘distasteful”, saying it has even made life intolerable for them especially…

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  • 10,700 Households Benefit From FG’s Cash Transfer In Kwara

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    About 10, 700 households are currently benefiting from the first phase of the Federal Government’s National Cash Transfer programme in Kwara State. Under the scheme, 12 Local government areas are participating in the phase while the remaining four local government areas are being considered to benefit in the second phase. The head of unit, Conditional…

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  • US Firm Partners UNILORIN On Solar Energy Project

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    A United States of America-based  company, Arrow Capital LCC is partnering the University of Ilorin on the establishment of a solar energy project in the university. The firm plans to spend N600 billion on the generation of 500 megawatts of solar energy. The company’s chief executive officer, Brian Travis, announced this  in Ilorin, the Kwara…

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  • Oyedepo Blames Nigeria’s Woes On Systemic Failure

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    The Chancellor of Landmark University, Omu Aran, Kwara state, Bishop David Oyedepo, has traced the socio-economic challenges confronting Nigeria to systemic failure. Oyedepo,who is also the founder of Living Faith Church, said there was no point blaming political party or individuals for the nation’s challenges. Oyedepo made this declaration during an interaction with newsmen at…

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