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Egosi community in Kwara receives N1.4m project fund from govt

Oba Daniel Dada, the Elegosi of Egosi in Oke-Ero Local Government area of Kwara,  on Monday commended the state government for its prompt...

Kwara NMA demands decriminalisation of suicide

The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) has called on the Federal Government to decriminalise suicide in the country. The Deputy Chairman, Kwara NMA, Prof. Baba...

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...

Philanthropist donates 2 automated solar boreholes to Kwara community

A philanthropist, Dr Rowland Adewumi, on Sunday donated two 20,000-litre capacity automated solar powered boreholes to the people of Olla community in Isin...

Flooding: NEMA tasks Kwara residents on measures to mitigate disasters

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), Minna Operations Office (MOO), has called on residents of Kwara and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) to embark on...

FRSC hands over N119,000, other items recovered from Kwara accident to...

The Federal Road Safety Corps, Omu-Aran Unit Command in Kwara, has returned N119,000 and other valuables recovered at the scene of a lone...

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...

Girl Child Day: NAWOJ Kwara, FOMWAN express worry over number of...

Mrs Ayobola Olupinla, the Chairperson of Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ), Kwara Chapter, has expressed worry over the number of girls, who...

FG trains 400 health workers on maternal, neo-natal cares in Kwara

The Saving-One-Million-Live (SOML) initiative of the Federal Government has trained no fewer than 400 healthcare providers in Kwara on improving maternal and neo-natal...

Kwara Gov., Tinubu, Balarabe, others for 19th Olawoyin’s memorial lecture

National leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu and former governor of old Kaduna State, Alhaji Balarabe Musa are among dignitaries expected...

Kwara restates commitment to sports devt.

The Kwara Government on Wednesday expressed its commitment to sports development in order to discover budding talents in the state. The Deputy Governor, Mr...

Flooding: Kwara Fire Service discovers new-born baby in river during desilting...

Men of the Kwara Fire Service, on Wednesday, discovered the body of a new-born baby during a desilting process at the Unity Road...

Old Students Association donates sports equipment to school in Kwara

The old students association of Government Secondary School (GSS) Ilorin has donated some sports equipment to the school as part of efforts aimed...

NIPOGA: SWAN counsels Kwara poly on usage of facilities

The Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) has urged the management of Kwara State Polytechnic not to abandon its sporting facilities after the...

NCS creates new command in Kwara

The Comptroller General of Customs, Col. Hammed Ali (rtd) has approved the creation of Kwara Area Command of the Nigeria Customs Service in...

Federal lawmaker trains 5 Kwara youths on micro toilet construction

Hon. Tunji Olawuyi, the member representing Ekiti, Isin, Irepodun and Oke-Ero Federal Constituency, has facilitated the training of no fewer than five people...

700 to benefit from Ajuloopin free eyecare initiative in Kwara

No fewer than 700 people from Oke-Ero Local Government Area of Kwara will benefit from a free eye care outreach programme under the...

Group trains 160 teachers on effective teaching in Kwara

The Education Committee of Omu-Aran Development Association (ODA) has trained 160 teachers on effective teaching methods. The Nigeria News Agency reports that the two-day...

FRSC arrests 109 motorcycle, tricycle offenders in Kwara

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Kwara Sector Command, has arrested and impounded 109 motorcycles and tricycles for various traffic offences. The arrests were part...

Kwara Govt to commence tetanus vaccination in 10 LGAs

The Kwara Government says it will commence tetanus vaccination in 10 local government areas of the state from Oct. 12 to Oct. 16. Dr...

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...

Kwara Govt. moves to eradicate polio, embarks on immunisation

(NAN)The Kwara State Government has directed Directors of Personnel Management (DPM), in all the 16 Local Government Areas of the state to play active...

Kwara Correspondents’ chapel gets new Executives

The Correspondents Chapel in Kwara has elected new executives to pilot its affairs for the next three years.   At the election held at the chapel...