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Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara, has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari, on his victory at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal.

Nigeria must look beyond oil – Kwara governor

The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has called for urgent measures to diversify the Nigerian economy and reduce the country’s reliance on crude oil.

Kwara Assembly: Why Alimi Chalet, other properties were retrieved from Senator Saraki

The Kwara State House of Assembly has disclosed why it directed the seizure of the Alimi Chalet and a landed property popularly called Ile Arugbo which was allegedly acquired by the former Senate President, Bukola Saraki.
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Kwara teachers task government on welfare

Kwara state government has been urged to urgently address challenges facing the teaching profession in the state to ensure maximum output from teachers.

Kwara assembly urges government to implement child rights law

Kwara State House of Assembly has urged the state government to commence implementation of the State Child Rights Law to ensure proper protection of Child’s rights in the state.g
Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara, has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari, on his victory at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal.

26-year-old corps member appointed commissioner in Kwara

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has appointed a serving 26-year-old female Youth Corps member, Miss Joana Nnazua Kolo as a commissioner.

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.
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.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has docked a former member of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Muhammed Adebayo, on a six-count charge of land fraud.

Ex-Kwara assemblyman docked for land fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has docked a former member of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Muhammed Adebayo, on a six-count charge of land fraud.

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.

Kwara Assembly recommends chairmen for suspension over alleged N33 billion fraud

The Kwara State House of Assembly on Tuesday recommended the suspension of 16 local government chairmen for alleged misappropriation of N33billion.

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.
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Kwara North APC elders list offices it wants allocated to district

The Kwara North All Progressives Congress (APC) Elders’ Council, on Wednesday, called on Governor-elect Abdulrahman Abdulrasaq to ensure fair and equitable distribution of political appointments in the state.

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.

Kwara South elders back North for speakership

Elders of Kwara South senatorial district have canvassed for the zoning of the position of speaker of 9th Kwara state House of Assembly to the northern part of the state.

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.

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