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Emir: PHCs can handle 70 per cent of health challenges in Kwara

The Emir of Shonga in Kwara, Haliru Yahaya, says 70 per cent of health challenges in the state can be handled at Primary Health Care (PHC) centres if they are adequately funded.

Man allegedly swindles another of N4.1 million in mineral deposit scam

An Ilorin Senior Magistrates’ Court on Thursday ordered that a 38-year-old man, Lawal Temitope, be remanded in Federal Prison for allegedly swindling a businessman of N4.1 million, being money to mine diatomite, a mineral deposit.
Lai Mohammed, minister of information, says Senate President Bukola Saraki slowed down the progress of the All Progressives Congress (APC)

Lai Mohammed cracks guests ribs at wedding reception

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, got guests at a wedding reception, on Saturday in Ilorin roaring with laughter following his jocoserious remarks.

Police probe shootings in Ilorin

The Kwara State Police Command has called on residents to provide useful information to apprehend those responsible for the shooting incident at Tanke junction area of Ilorin on Wednesday night.

Codeine ban: NDLEA arrests 17 suspects in Ilorin

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Kwara Command, has arrested 17 suspects in different parts of the state while trying to smuggle codeine to other destinations for sale.

2019: Cleric calls on Nigerians to exercise voting right

Pastor Kehinde Thomas of Trinity Church, Tanke, Ilorin has called on Nigerians, irrespective of religious creed to go all out and vote in the forthcoming 2019 general elections.

Cleric advises girls on decent dressing to reduce rape

Pastor Festus Oladoyin of Blessings of Christ Church, Tanke, Ilorin, on Thursday advised girls to dress decently, to reduce the incidence of rape in the country.

Nigeria needs prayers, not celebration on Valentine’s Day – Cleric

Pastor Ezekiel Aremu of Praise Assembly, Tanke, Ilorin, says Nigerians must engage in serious prayers rather than unrestrained celebration of Valentine’s Day on Wednesday.

Police parade 25-year-old herbalist with 7 human skulls in Kwara

Kwara State police command has arrested a 25-year old herbalist with seven human skulls.

My mother wasn’t harmed while in captivity – Labour Party’s Mike Omotosho

The National Chairman of the Labour Party, Dr. Mike Omotosho, has said his 71-year-old mother, Mrs. Elizabeth Omotosho, who was freed by her abductors, is healthy and fine.

Abductors of mother of Labour Party’s Mike Omotosho demand N100m ransom

Abductors of Mrs. Elizabeth Omotosho, mother of the incumbent National Chairman of Labour Party (LP), Dr. Mike Omotosho, have demanded N100 million as ransom to secure her release.

Gunmen abduct mother of Labour Party’s Mike Omotosho

Four gunmen have abducted Mrs. Elizabeth Omotosho, the mother of the National Chairman of the Labour Party, Dr. Mike Omotosho.

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Former Barcelona, PSG star close to Arsenal move

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Court dissolves 23-year old marriage over threat to husband’s life

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Sudan protesters, army rulers sign power-sharing deal

Sudan's protesters and ruling generals Wednesday signed a power sharing deal, paving the way for a civilian administration, a key demand of demonstrators since president Omar al-Bashir was deposed in April.
Newcastle United have named former Manchester United captain Steve Bruce as their new manager.

Newcastle appoint Bruce as new manager

The announcement comes in the wake of Rafa Benitez's departure from St James’ Park last month and his subsequent switch to Chinese Super League outfit Dalian Yifang.