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Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq

Kwara governor’s special adviser resigns

Special Adviser to Kwara State governor, Mallam Abdulrahman AbdulRazaq, on Health Matters, Professor Wale Suleiman, has resigned his appointment from the government.
President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, during the courtesy visit by some traditional rulers of Taraba State led by Hon. Edward Baraya, to the National Assembly on Monday, March 9, 2020 1

Insecurity: Senate president advocates constitutional role for traditional rulers

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, on Monday advocated for a contitutional role for traditional rulers in the fight against insurgency and other security challenges.

NANS wants Anambra polytechnic re-opened

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) on Monday called on Anambra State Government to urgently reopen the state Polytechnic, Mgbakwu shut down last week following a protest by the students.

Governor Bagudu promises improved welfare package for Kebbi university lecturers

Gov. Abubakar Bagudu of Kebbi state on Sunday promised to look into the demand for improved welfare for lecturers at the Kebbi State University of Science and Technology, Aliero.

1, 714 NYSC members take oath of allegiance in Kwara

The NYSC Coordinator in the state, Mrs Ikupolati Tosin, said during the oath-taking that the NYSC members were made up of 878 females and 837 males.

Governor Okorocha fires 13 commissioners, advisers

Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State on Wednesday sacked the secretary to the state government, George Eche, his chief of staff, Uche Nwosu, deputy chief of staff, Kingsley Uju, and his principal secretary, Paschal Obi.

Kwara government releases N125 million subvention to tertiary institutions as students stage protest

The Kwara Government says it has released the sum of N125 million as June 2018 subvention to all the state-owned tertiary institutions.

Kwara Assembly suspends debate of 2018 budget over Poly fees

The Kwara State House of Assembly on Wednesday announced the suspension of further consideration of the 2018 Appropriation Bill following non-implementation of its directive on school fees in the state polytechnic.

Kwara Polytechnic debunks rumours of fee hike

Authorities of the Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, yesterday denied allegations of hike in the tuition fee of the school.

President Buhari directs ministry to convene summit on education

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Education to convene a ministerial summit on education within the next few weeks.

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