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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.

34-year-old emerges Kwara Assembly speaker

The newly elected 24 members of the Kwara House of Assembly on Tuesday held their inaugural sitting with a new member, Salihu Yakubu-Danladi, emerging as Speaker.

Kwara Assembly passes FOI Bill

The Kwara House of Assembly on Thursday passed the Freedom of Information (FOI) Bill into law.
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.
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 arrests Kwara Assembly member-elect for alleged N25 million property scam

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested a member-elect of the Kwara State House of Assembly Hon. Abdulgafar Ayinla, for alleged involvement in N25 million property scam, forgery and obtaining money under false pretence.
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 arrests Kwara lawmaker over alleged N4 million fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ilorin Zonal Office, says it has arrested a member of the Kwara House of Assembly (name withheld), for alleged N4 million fraud.

Kwara Assembly passes law to stop governor from dissolving elected councils

A Bill for a law to amend the Kwara State Lacal Government (Amendment) Law No. 3 of 2006, has been passed by the State House of Assembly.

NCAA gives aviation school in Ilorin approval to train pilots for two years

The International Aviation College in Ilorin has received new approval to train pilots for two years from the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority.

INEC presents certificate of return to Kwara governor-elect

A National commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Alhaji Mohammed Haruna, has advised politicians across the country to emulate the political maturity of the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, who said that winners of the just concluded general elections are not his enemies.
Governor-elect of Kwara, Alhaji Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, has pledged that his administration will be accountable to the people and will not steal or loot the state’s treasury.

Kwara elections: I will not loot treasury – Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq

Governor-elect of Kwara, Alhaji Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, has pledged that his administration will be accountable to the people and will not steal or loot the state’s treasury.
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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.
Supporters of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) celebrate with party flags in Abuja, Nigeria, after candidate President Mohammadu Buhari was re-elected on February 26, 2019. – Muhammadu Buhari was re-elected Nigeria’s president, results showed February 26, 2019, after a delayed poll that angered voters and led to claims of rigging and collusion. Buhari, 76, took an unassailable lead of more than four million votes as the last states were yet to be declared, making it impossible for his nearest rival, Atiku Abubakar, to win. The win was confirmed as Abubakar won in the very last state to declare — Rivers in the south — but could not claw back the deficit. (Photo by KOLA SULAIMON / AFP)

Kwara elections: APC beats incumbent PDP legislator to Kaiama/Kenmaji/Wajibe assembly seat

Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Collation Officer Prof. Emmanuel Sanya has announced Abdullahi Halidu-Danbaba as the winner of the March 9 Kwara House of Assembly seat of Kaiama/Kenmaji/Wajibe constituency.

Kwara elections: APC wins Kaiama/Kenmaji/Wajibe assembly seat

Mallam Abdullahi Halidu-Danbaba, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been declared the winner of the March 9 Kwara House of Assembly seat of Kaiama/Kenmaji/Wajibe constituency.

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.

Mohammed Suka-Baba: Why I left PDP for APC

A former Deputy Speaker of the Kwara House of Assembly, Mohammed Suka-Baba, says his defection to the All Progressives Congress from the Peoples Democratic Party was in the interest of his community.
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Former Kwara deputy speaker, others defect to APC

Former deputy speaker of the Kwara state House of Assembly, Hon Mohammed Suka-Baba, who was formally Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) member, has defected to All Progressives Congress (APC) alongside with some other members in Kaiama local government area of Kwara state.
The Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Dr. Ali Ahmad,

Kwara Assembly approves new House rules

Kwara House of Assembly on Thursday approved new rules and order that would guide the activities of the House.

Kwara Assembly passes N157 billion budget for 2019

The budget was 0.19 per cent higher than N157. 5 billion presented to the House by Gov. AbdulFatah Ahmed on Dec. 6.

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