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2021-10-20
Again, Delta wins National Youth Gamesí sixth edition
Team Delta on Tuesday in Ilorin underlined their dominance of the National Youth Games (NYG) by winning the sixth edition after bagging 60 gold, 26 silver, and 28 bronze medals. This makes it six wins in the six Nationa...
Unknown gunmen kidnap popular Ilorin based businessman in Kwara
A businessman based in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, Alhaji Jamiu Olawale, has been kidnapped. He was abducted on Tuesday by unknown gunmen, DAILY POST reports. He was kidnapped at Igbo Aran village close to Abo...
Physically challenged shoemaker named 'hero of the month' in Kwara
A humanitarian group in Kwara State, Gobir Organization Foundation, has presented an award of Hero of the Month to a physically challenged man, Solihu Toyin Abdulrahman, who specializes in shoemaking. The Hero ...
Kwara Auto Crash: AbdulRazaq Condoles With Victims' Families
The Kwara State Governor, Mr. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, yesterday paid a condolence visit to the families of 11 persons that lost their lives in a ghastly motor accident on Sunday along Bode- Saadu- Jebba Road in Moro Local...
Kwara to hold next sports festival
The Governor of Kwara State, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq has said the state will host the 2022 State Sports Festival. Abdulrazaq disclosed this while speaking at the closing ceremony of the sixth national youths game he...

2021-10-19

IPPIS: I Now Earn Salary Of Graduate Assistant - VC Unilorin More glitches in the implementation of the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS), used in effecting salary payments for Federal G...
How Kwara Billionaire United Abdulrazaq, Saraki's Camp
Ruling and opposition politicians in Kwara State for the first time in a while sat together despite their differences. The occasion was the 10th anniversary prayer for the late matriarch of the Shagaya family, Alha...
Estate agent shot dead by gunmen in Kwara
A 61-year-old estate agent identified as Sina Babarinde, was on Sunday morning reportedly shot dead by some unknown gunmen during a church service at the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Living Word Parish, Basin Road, I...

2021-10-18
Foremost activist Sambo Murtala named SA Legal Matters to Kwara Gov
Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRaAq has named Sambo Murtala, a foremost human rights activist, as his Special Adviser on Legal Matters. Murtala, a household name in the civil rights community in Kwara State, st...
ThisDay Interview: AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq: How Lai Mohammed Dehumanised Me
In his first media interview, the usually reticent Governor of Kwara State, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, opens up on the decay he was confronted with when he assumed office, his durable efforts to change the sta...

2021-10-17
Kwara APC Elects Sunday Fagbemi New Chairman
All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara state on Saturday evening elected a political ally of Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara State, Prince Sunday Fagbemi from Kwara South senatorial district as the new sta...
Neem seed treats hypertension - Unilorin Researcher
A Researcher, Marvellous Acho, in the Department of Biochemistry, University of Ilorin (Unilorin), says she has discovered that Neem seed can treat hypertension and oxidative stress. Acho made this known in Ilorin ...
Cultists kill 10-year-old girl at Kwara market during fresh supremacy battle
Two siblings identified as Mariam and Abdulraheem have been shot in a fresh cult attack in the Oja Oba area of Ilorin, Kwara State, with the former succumbing to death. Mariam, aged 10, reportedly died from gunshot...
Saraki charges PDP to retake power in Kwara
Former Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Saturday in Ilorin charged the new executive committee members of the Peoples Democratic Party in Kwara to work assiduously toward retaking power. "You should begin to wor...
Former house speaker emerges Kwara PDP chairman
A former Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Babatunde Mohammed, on Saturday emerged the new Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state. DAILY POST reports that Mohammed emerged through...
APC factions hold parallel congresses in Kwara
The two factions of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara State on Saturday elected different sets of officers at parallel state congresses in Ilorin, the state capital. While Sunday Fagbemi emerged as chair...

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