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Offa robbery: I was tortured to implicate Bukola Saraki – suspect

One of the suspects in the April 5, 2018 bank robberies in Offa, Kwara State, Ayoade Akinnibosun, yesterday told a Kwara State High Court sitting in Ilorin how the police coerced him to implicate Senate President Bukola Saraki.

Offa robbery: Court adjourns abruptly

A Kwara State High Court sitting in Ilorin on Thursday adjourned abruptly the resumed trial of accused persons in the Offa robbery incident.

Former Kwara governor’s aide, others defect to APC

Alhaji Aliyu Mohammed-Salihu, a former Special Adviser on Chieftaincy Affairs to Gov. AbdulFatah Ahmed, has defected to All progressives Congress (APC) along with hundreds of PDP members in Kwara.
FILE PHOTO- Nigerian Senate President Bukola Saraki arrives for a news conference at the National Assembly in Abuja, Aug. 8, 2018. REUTERS-Afolabi Sotunde-File Photo

The rise and fall of Saraki dynasty

The leader of Kwara’s crumbling dynasty has reportedly conceded defeat even as he urged his party to fight to the finish, apparently hoping for a political miracle in the gubernatorial and state assembly elections this Saturday.
The acting Inspector-General of Police, Mr Mohammed Adamu, has warned officers and men of the force to abstain from unethical conducts capable of tarnishing the image of the force.

IGP: No political undertone in CP Egbetokun’s deployment to Kwara

The acting Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, says the posting of Kayode Egbetokun to Kwara State as Commissioner of Police has no political undertone.

Governor Ahmed: APC behind my fake senatorial campaign posters

Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State has accused the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state of printing and circulating fake posters of his campaign for votes in the forthcoming senatorial election in the state.

INEC insists Governor Ahmed remains PDP candidate for Kwara South

The Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Kwara, Malam Athairu Madami, has declared that the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) did not make any mistake in listing Gov. Abdulfatah Ahmed as PDP candidate for Kwara South Senatorial district election.

Election: Why Kwara North will reject Senator Saraki, PDP – APC candidate

Abdullahi Haliru-Danbaba, the Kwara House of Assembly candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Kaiama/Kenmaji/Wajibe Constituency, says the North Senatorial District will vote for President Muhammadu Buhari and other APC candidates in the general elections.

Governor Ahmed: I’m no longer in senatorial race

Kwara State governor, Alh Abdulfatah Ahmed, has said that Senator Rafiu Ibrahim remains the Peoples Democratic Party’s (PDP) candidate for Kwara south senatorial district.

Governor Ahmed calls for revival of reading culture

Gov. Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara has called for concerted efforts to revive the reading culture, enhance writing skills and acquire knowledge that will serve the country well.

Election: PDP dares INEC, reaffirms Senator Ibrahim as Kwara South senatorial candidate

Contrary to publication by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) in Kwara State has maintained that Dr Rafiu Adebayo Ibrahim remains its candidate for the Kwara South senatorial election.

Election: INEC retains Governor Ahmed as Kwara South PDP senatorial candidate

The Independent National Electoral Commission has retained Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed as the candidate of Peoples Democratic Party for Kwara South Senatorial district election.

Election: Governor Ahmed bans street rallies, campaigns in Kwara

Kwara state governor, Alhaji AbdulFatah Ahmed, has banned street processions and rallies by political parties following the recent spate of political violence in the state.

Kwara government lambast Lai Mohammed over comments

The Kwara State Government says the Minister for Information and Culture Alhaji Lai Mohammed’s recent pronouncements on governance in Kwara State are at variance with the reality on the ground.

Governor Ahmed sues for peace over Offa/Erin-Ile land dispute

The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, has admonished the people of Erin-Ile and Offa to remain calm and maintain law and order over the aftermath of a recent Supreme Court judgement concerning the boundary dispute between the communities.

Offa robbery: Community donates N700 million barrack to police

The Offa community in Kwara on Thursday handed over a N700 million modern Mobile Police Force (MOPOL) Barack to the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, following the April 5 dastardly robbery attack on the town.

Abdulfatah Ahmed: Vandalisation of campaign billboards unacceptable

Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State has condemned as unfortunate and unacceptable, the vandalisation of billboards belonging to political parties and their candidates in the state by unknown persons.

Abdulfatah Ahmed condemns vandalization of campaign billboards in Kwara

The Governor of Kwara State, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, has condemned the vandalization of billboards belonging to political parties and their candidates in the state by unknown persons.

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