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Women in Kwara State have called on the Governor of Kwara State, Alhaji Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, to have mercy on women and compensate them with 50% of all government appointments in the state.

We inherited general decay in infrastructure – Kwara governor

He added that that is reflective of the general breakdown of infrastructure in the state, saying however that he has chosen to prioritise things that directly affect people’s welfare instead of embarking on rehabilitation of his own office when he assumed office on May 29.
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Governor Abdulrasaq bemoans state of education in Kwara

Gov. Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara has expressed displeasure over the deplorable state of education in the state.
L-R; Chairman, Caretaker Committee, APC Kwara State, Mr. Bashir Bolarinwa; Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed; Former Deputy Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Mr. Dele Shittu and the former Chairman of PDP Kwara State, Mr. Iyiola Oyedepo, at the stakeholders’ meeting of the Congress of Kwara Progressives in Ilorin, Kwara State, on Thursday.

Iyiola Oyedepo: I won’t hand over to illegal PDP executives in Kwara

A former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara, Iyiola Oyedepo, says he will not hand over to the “ illegal’’ executives in the state.

2019: APC chieftain urges Kwara people to vote for change

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara, Mr Iyiola Oyedepo, has urged the people of Kwara to vote for change during the 2019 general elections.

2019: APC will sweep polls in Kwara – Oyedepo

Former Chairman, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara, Akogun Oyedepo, has said that the All Progressives Congress (APC) would defeat the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in 2019 general elections.

APC, 15 other parties move against Senator Saraki in Kwara

A former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party in Kwara State who recently defected to the All Progressives Congress, Chief Iyiola Oyedepo, has said that the APC in the state is in coalition with 15 other parties to wrest political powers in the state from the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki.

Kwara PDP members defect to APC

Members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara led by the state Chairman, Mr Iyiola Oyedepo, on Wednesday announced their defection to the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Kwara PDP chairman dumps party for APC over Senator Saraki

The Chairman of the Kwara State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, Akogun Iyiola Oyedepo, has defected to the All Progressives Congress.

Kwara PDP to move en-masse to APC if Senator Saraki returns

There are strong indications that the Kwara State Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party may have resolved to move en-masse to the All Progressives Congress to protest what they described as the hijack of the party structure by Senate President Bukola Saraki.

Kwara PDP chairman rejects Senator Saraki, Governor Ahmed

Huge drama is expected in Kwara state politics in the weeks ahead as Senate President Bukola Saraki and Governor AbdulFattah Ahmed formally declare their defection to the Peoples Democratic Party from the All Progressives Congress.

Kwara PDP not aware of court injunction restraining executive – chairman

Iyiola Oyedepo, the Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara, says no injunction has been served on the party restraining its executives.

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.

PDP urges Kwara traditional rulers to be neutral during elections

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara has appealed to traditional rulers in the state to be neutral during the 2019 general elections.

800 APC members defect to PDP in Kwara

No fewer than 800 members of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara have defected to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).

Kwara PDP seeks Senator Shaaba Lafiagi’s recall over protest killings

The Kwara State Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Iyiola Oyedepo, and the youth wing of the party have demanded that a former Governor of Kwara State and the incumbent Senator, representing Kwara North, Shaaba Lafiagi, be recalled from the Senate.

Police arrest two officials, 52 others for electoral offences in Kwara

The Kwara State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Lawan Ado, on Monday said the command arrested 54 suspects for electoral offenses during the Kwara State Local Government elections.

Kwara council poll: Senator Saraki, stakeholders commend peaceful conduct

Local government election in Kwara State witnessed a large turnout of voters in most parts of the state, as residents complied with the no-movement order.

Kwara council poll: PDP alleges massive rigging

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara has accused the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) of perpetrating massive rigging and other electoral frauds during the Saturday local government elections in the state.

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