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Former Kwara governor, others may be charged over ‘looted property’

Former Governor Abdulfattah Ahmed and many of those who served in his government in Kwara State may be dragged to court for their role in the alleged looting of the government property.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says an investigation is ongoing on the seized $2.8 million at Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu.

EFCC quizzes Kwara government, state assembly officials over suspicious payments

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ilorin Zonal Office has commenced investigations into the alleged illegal payment of about N400 million to some members of the Kwara State House of Assembly and the State Executive Council members before the expiration of their tenures.

Governor Ahmed: My tenure has been impactful

Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, has expressed profound gratitude to God for making his tenure in office eventful and fruitful.

Abdulfatah Ahmed alleges APC importing unknown persons to disrupt Kwara by-election

The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, has assured the people of the state, especially residents of Irepodun, Oke Ero, Isin and Ekiti Federal Constituency of their safety and security during next Saturday’s House of Representatives by-election.

Abdulfatah Ahmed receives remains of General David Bamigboye

The final burial rites for the first governor of Kwara State, Brigadier-General David Bamigboye (rtd) began yesterday with the arrival, in Ilorin, the state capital, of the late military officer’s remains.

Governor Ahmed appoints new Special Assistants

The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, has approved the appointments of Hajia AbdulYekeen Sherifa Mojisola as Special Assistant on Social Mobilization, and Omoniyi Mukaila Ayinla as Special Assistant, Transport.

Kwara PDP sets up harmonisation committee

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara State has set up a Harmonisation Committee ahead of the 2019 general elections.

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.

Governor Ahmed solicits citizens’ support, swears-in commissioners

Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State, on Wednesday, swore in new commissioners with a call on citizens to extend hands of friendship and cooperation to the Commissioners.

Governor Ahmed appoints special assistant on Fulani affairs

Kwara State Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed on Tuesday approved the appointment of Abdul-Azeez Muhammad as Special Assistant on Fulani Affairs to represent Miyetti-Allah in his administration.

Governor Ahmed dissolves Kwara state executive council

The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, on Thursday dissolved the state executive council.

Hoarding: DPR seals 6 fuel stations in Kwara

The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) yesterday sealed six filling stations in Ilorin metropolis and Ajase-Ipo in Irepodun local government area of Kwara state for hoarding fuel and other sundry offences.

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.

VP Yemi Osinbajo to commission projects in Kwara Tuesday

The Kwara State Government says all is set to receive the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo in the state on a one-day working visit, on Tuesday.

Kwara council polls: Govt urges calm, vows to deal with troublemakers

Kwara Government has called on the citizens and residents of the state to remain calm and law abiding.

Federal govt, states fail to access $250 million World Bank grant – official

The World Bank said that Nigeria had so far accessed less than $50 million out of the $300 million earmarked by the Bank for youth empowerment and other social works in the country.

Governor Ahmed promises more resources to health sector

Gov. Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara said the state government would continue to commit more resources to the health sector in order to meet the health needs of the people.

Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed reshuffles cabinet

The Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, has approved a minor cabinet reshuffle involving four commissioners to re-energise governance in the state.

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