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Kwara assembly moves to curb cyber crime

The Kwara State House of Assembly has condemned in strong terms, the increasing wave of internet fraud and other nefarious activities of fraudsters known as “Yahoo Yahoo boys” in Offa, Ilorin, Oro and Malete areas of the state.

Four herdsmen arrested over mayhem in Ogun communities

Ogun state Police Command on Wednesday paraded four herdsmen that sacked four communities in Imeko/Afon Local Government Area of the state.
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Plateau APC lawmaker dies hours after re-election

Lawmaker representing Pengana Constituency in the Plateau State House of Assembly, Ezekiel Afon, has died hours after he was re-elected to represent the constituency.
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Kwara elections: APC sweeps 24 assembly seats

All Progressives Congress (APC) has swept the 24 seats of the Kwara state House of Assembly in the governorship and House of Assembly elections.
Bukola Saraki Razak Atunwa Kwara

Kwara elections: PDP governorship candidate loses local government to APC

The Governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara, Hon. Razak Atunwa, lost the governorship election in his Asa local government to the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Police warn youths against violence during, after elections

Monday Agbonika, the Area Commander of the Nigeria Police, Ayetoro, Imeko/Afon Area Command in Ogun State, has warned youths in the state to desist from any violent act that could affect the smooth conduct of the forth coming general elections in the country.

Herdsman allegedly kills his brother

An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court, on Friday, ordered that a herdsman, Sule Sheu, be remanded in Federal Medium Security Prison, for allegedly killing his brother, Sule Mohammed.
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AFCON: Egypt’s Mo Salah scores last-minute winner against Tunisia

Mohamed Salah scored a last-minute winner as Egypt beat Tunisia 3-2 in Africa Cup of Nations qualifying.
Dimeji Bankole

Ogun guber: Dimeji Bankole reiterates commitment to tackle unemployment, bad roads if…

A former Speaker of the House of Representatives and Ogun State governorship candidate of the Action Democratic Party (ADP), Dimeji Bankole, has reiterated his commitment to tackle unemployment, bad roads and economic complexity in the state, if elected governor in 2019.

NSCDC uncovers shrine in Kwara, arrest two

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC), Kwara command on Monday, said it had uncovered a shrine used by some suspected fraudsters to dupe residents of the state.

We patronise local contractors for projects – Kwara govt

Contrary to claims by opposition parties, the Kwara State Government says it has always made use of local contractors in the execution of road projects in the state.

Senator Saraki urges speedy completion of federal road projects in Kwara

Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has assured people of Kwara state of his commitment to attracting more capital projects and appointments into the state.

Suspected herdsmen kill farmer in Ogun

Suspected herdsmen were alleged to have killed a farmer, Adetona Owolabi, on his farm on Thursday at Afon in Imeko-Afon Local Government area of Ogun State.

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