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INEC uncovers illegal CVR center in Kwara

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has uncovered an illegal voter registration centre in Offa, Kwara State.

Two remanded for allegedly stealing policeman’s gun

An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court on Monday remanded two men, Kazeem Adewoye and Olayinka Aderibigbe, for allegedly stealing the service pistol of a policeman.

Governor Ahmed approves appointment of local council monitoring committees

The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, has approved the appointment of Local Government Monitoring Committees for the 16 local government councils in the state.

Scores injured in Kwara communal crisis

Clashes erupted again over land between Offa and Ijagbo communities in Kwara State early Wednesday, forcing people residing in border areas of the communities to flee.

Cancer: Omolewa Ahmed urges women to adopt monthly breast self-examination

Wife of the Kwara Governor, Mrs Omolewa Ahmed, has advised sexually active females to adopt monthly breast self-examination as a precautionary measure against breast Cancer.

Planned recall of Kwara Assemblyman will not succeed – APC

The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara state has described the recent move to recall a member of the state House of Assembly, Hassan Oyeleke, as amateurish.

Kwara’s Ijakadi festival to be included in national calendar – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says the Ijakadi festival in Offa, Kwara state will be included in the national festival calendar in 2018.

Kwara communities get N34m for World Bank-assisted projects

A World Bank assisted project, the Kwara State Community and Social Development Agency (KWCSDA), on Thursday, presented a cheque of N34 million to 16 communities in the state.

It’s a shame Nigeria still imports petrol – Ayo Opadokun

The Convener, Coalition of Democrats for Electoral Reforms, Mr. Ayo Opadokun, and the Chairman, Galaxy Clique, Offa, Mr. Muideen Ibrahim, have said it is shameful that Nigeria, which is one of the largest global producers of crude oil, still imports petrol for domestic consumption.

Welsh-born woman in Australia’s first same-sex wedding

Australia's first same-sex wedding has taken place following the country's vote to legalise gay marriage.

Heathrow airport faces flight delays, cancellations over heavy snowfall

A number of flights were delayed and cancelled at the Heathrow Airport in the United Kingdom over a heavy snowfall, the airport’s press service said in a statement.

13 Kwara State University students kidnapped by suspected ritualists in Kwara

About 13 students of the Kwara State University, (KWASU), Malete, were reportedly kidnapped by suspected ritualists on Thursday evening.

Three in coma, seven injured in Abuja accident

Ten passengers were reported to have sustained serious injuries on Sunday in a ghastly motor accident which occurred at the Bolingo Junction Area 10, Abuja.

Gov. Ahmed approves release of N937m to Kwara contractors

The Kwara State governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed, has approved the release of N937,572,974.09 to contractors handling various infrastructural projects across the State.

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