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4 President Buhari in audience with Vice President, Senate President and Governors in State House on 19th July 2018

President Buhari urges Senator Saraki not to dump APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) Thursday made deft moves to avert an impending exodus of its bigwigs to the leading opposition party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Governor Ahmed flags off health insurance scheme

Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, has flagged off the State Health Insurance Scheme (KHIS), with a charge on citizens and residents to register and take advantage of the scheme.

Governor Ahmed: Inclusiveness key to good governance, stability

Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State says inclusiveness was critical to ensuring good governance and stability in Nigeria.

Offa bank robbery: Court refuses bail for Kwara governor’s chief of staff

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Thursday rejected the application for bail filed by Yusuf Abdulwahab, the Chief of Staff to Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State.

Kwara APC asks Senator Saraki to lead them to a better party

Leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara State have expressed their desire to leave the party.
John Odigie-Oyegun, former national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC ), handed over the mantle of leadership to Adams Oshiomhole at the party secretariat in Abuja on Tuesday

Kwara APC sets agenda for Comrade Oshiomhole

THE All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara State has decried what it called a situation of many members working in the state and a few others sitting idly in Abuja but angling for the control of the party structure.
Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara

Kwara approves reconstruction of stadium fence destroyed by rainstorm

The Kwara State Government has approved the reconstruction of the collapsed fence of the Kwara Stadium Complex damaged by rainstorm few months ago.

APC Convention: Governor Badaru to meet aspirants

Ahead of Saturday’s National convention of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), the chairman of the planning committee and governor of Jigawa State, Abubakar Badaru, would be inspecting the venue of the convention, Eagle Square.

Kwara colleges of education begin indefinite strike

Workers of the three Colleges of Education in Kwara have started an indefinite industrial action.

In Pictures: Vice President Osinbajo, Asiwaju Tinubu others campaign for Kayode Fayemi at mega...

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday said the All Progressives Congress, (APC) remains the only party capable of liberating the people of Ekiti state from their current challenges.

2019: Governor Ahmed urges residents to obtain their PVCs

Ahead of the 2019 general elections, Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, has charged Kwarans to troop out en-masse to obtain their Permanent Voters Cards (PVCs) to enable them elect candidates of their choice.

Governor Ahmed: Offa robbery too grievous to be politicised

Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, has called on the Nigeria Police Force to carry out a thorough investigation into the Offa robbery and ensure all criminals involved in the dastardly act are brought to justice.

Justice Akanbi laid solid foundation for anti-graft framework – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the late judicial icon, president Court of Appeal and pioneer chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC), Justice Mustapha Akanbi, laid foundation of a critical pillar of Nigeria’s nascent anti-graft institutional framework.

Offa robbery: We can’t be cowed, we’ll bring Senator Saraki, others to justice –...

The Police on Wednesday said it cannot be cowed in its current investigation into the April 5, 2018 robbery in Offa area of Kwara State.

Police: Two more Senator Saraki thugs arrested

The Nigeria Police Force said today Senate President Bukola Saraki is still under investigation, as it also announced the arrest of two out of the three suspects mentioned by one of the gang leaders of the Offa bank robbery.

CACOL hails arraignment of suspended SEC chief Mounir Gwarzo

Anti-graft group, Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership (CACOL), has commended the Independent Corrupt Practices and Raelated Offences Commission (ICPC) over the arraignment of Mounir Gwarzo, the suspended Director-General, Securities Exchange Commission (SEC), before an Abuja Federal High Court over corruption charges.

National Assembly passes vote of no confidence on IGP Ibrahim Idris

The National Assembly Tuesday passed a vote of no confidence on the Inspector-General of Police Ibrahim Idris over the police's inability to curtail the killings, largely, by suspected herdsmen in North Central and for the Force's role in what it claims to be the harassment of "political opponents, people with contrary opinions."

Kwarans react to Senator Saraki-Police face-off

Prominent indigenes of Kwara State, on Tuesday, gave their views about the allegations made against Senate President Bukola Saraki by suspects arrested over the April 5 Offa bank robberies, in which about 30 persons were killed, among whom were nine policemen.

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