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Kwara receives N3.5bn as federal allocation for Oct.

reports. The Permanent Secretary in the state Ministry of Finance, Mr Benjamin Fatigun, made this known in a statement issued on Friday in Ilorin. He...

Kwara Govt. to spend N200m on bursary – Gov. AbdulRazaq

Kwara State Government has earmarked N200 million as bursary for students from the state in tertiary institutions across the country. Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq made...

We’ll lay emphasis on SME, agro processing – Kwara Gov

Gov. AbdulRahmam  AbdulRazaq of Kwara has expressed his government’s determination to focus greater attention on small and medium scale enterprises and agro-processing. AbdulRazaq said...

Ecological challenges: Kwara Govt. solicits FG’s special intervention

Kwara Government on Sunday called on the Federal Government to give special consideration to the state to address the annual ecological challenges confronting...

We’ll invest looted funds in social programme – Kwara Gov

Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara has said that the looted funds recently returned to the state would go into social investment programme to...

20 corps members to repeat service year in Kwara

The Coordinator, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) in Kwara, Mrs Esther Tosin Ikupolati, says 20 corps members will repeat their service year. Ikupolati told Nigeria...

Community project: Kwara pays N60m counterpart fund

Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara has approved the payment of N60 million counterpart funds to key into the World Bank-funded Community and Social...

FIRS targets 45m tax payers by December- Fowler

Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) says about 45 million Nigerians will be captured as taxpayers before December 2019. Mr Babatunde Fowler, Chairman, Joint Tax...

Kwara is a model in revenue collection–FIRS chairman

The Chairman, Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr Babatunde Fowler, has described the Kwara Internal Revenue Service (KWIRS), as a model revenue agency in the...

Nigeria @ 59: Gov. AbdulRazaq donates audio books to Special Needs...

Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara on Tuesday donated audio books for the use of the visually impaired students of the School for Special Needs...

Nigeria @ 59: Gov AbdulRazaq pledges equal opportunity, youth inclusiveness

Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara has promised to provide equal opportunity, gender parity, youth inclusiveness, and fiscal discipline to the people of the state. The...

INEC to hold forum on 2019 elections in Kwara

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) is to hold a stakeholders forum in November to review the 2019 general elections in Kwara. Malam Garba Attahiru-Madami,...

Public hospitals’ patronage rises by 35% in Kwara – Dep. Gov.

Patronage of public hospitals in Kwara has increased by 35 percent within three months, owing to the priority attention given to healthcare by the...

Gov. AbdulRazaq promises to develop tourism, boost revenue

Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara says his administration will construct a good access road to the Owu Waterfall in a bid to develop...

Gov. AbdulRazaq pledges support for young entrepreneurs

Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara has promised to extend soft loans to businesses owned by youth entrepreneurs in the state. He also promised to...

Kwara governor condemns poor channelisation of Asa River

Gov. Abdulrahman Abdulrasaq of Kwara has condemned the channelisation of Asa River in Ilorin, saying it is narrow. The governor called on the Federal...

Kwara Govt. threatens to drag contractors handling Kishi-Kaiama to EFCC

Kwara State Government says it may drag contractors employed by the previous administration before the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), for not doing...

 Kwara Gov. mourns ex-Unilorin VC

Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara, has commiserated with the family of the late former Vice Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, Prof. Emeritus, Adeoye...

Kwara Gov. congratulates Buhari on victory at tribunal

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

Kwara Govt promises to support NYSC

Gov. AbdulRahmam  AbdulRazaq of Kwara on Monday promised that his government would continue to support and assist the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) to...

Over 90 public property unlawfully appropriated in Kwara – Gov. AbdulRazaq

Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara has said that more than 90 property built with public funds were unlawfully appropriated by some officials of...

100 days in office: Fixing decayed infrastructure, my priority – Gov....

Gov. AbulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara has declared that he busied himself with fixing of decayed infrastructure in the state during the first 100 days...

Gov. AbdulRazaq launches e-registration of immigrants in Kwara

Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara on Wednesday launched the electronic registration of non-Nigerians resident in the state, describing the exercise by the Nigeria Immigration...

Kwara REC tasks NYSC members on integrity, patriotism

NNN: The INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC) in Kwara, Malam Garba Attahiru-Madami, on Monday called on NYSC members to always maintain their integrity...