ABDULFATAH Ahmed: Silently transforming Kwara…

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INEC recognises Abdulrazaq as Kwara APC gov candidate…

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Thursday expressed worries over the spate of political violence in Kwara state. INEC added the recent political violent attacks in Ilorin, the state capital were disturbing and worrisome. The state INEC’s Resident Electoral Commissioner, Garba Attahiru said this at the signing of a peace accord by political parties…

2019: I will be fair to all political parties, says...

INEC Resident Electoral Commissioner in Kwara, Malam Garba Attahiru-Madami, says he will be fair to all political parties participating in the forthcoming general elections in the state. Visit the newspaper for these and other news

‘Federal might or not, Kwara is PDP’…

Professor Suleiman Olanrewaju Abubakar, Director-General of Campaign Organisation of Abubakar Bukola Saraki, believes that nothing will upend the the political control of Kwara State by the senate president. The former Minister of National Planning and Statistics told ABIODUN FAGBEMI in Ilorin that the current heat being turned on Saraki’s political dynasty by the opposition would…

Kwara Gov Bans Street Campaigns, Vow To Punish Perpetrators Of...

  The Kwara State government has banned street rallies and campaigns across the state following the recent attacks that led to the destruction of property. In a broadcast to the people of the state on Tuesday, Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed explained that the decision was necessary to ensure that the state is not plunged into chaos….

Attacks: Saraki urges kinsmen to remain calm…

LAYI OLANREWAJU, Ilorin The Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has returned to Ilorin from Erin-Ile in Oyun Local Government Area of Kwara State where he had gone to address a political rally and to sympathise with his family members, who were allegedly attacked by thugs of a factional All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in…

…No one is after your life – Police…

But reacting to Saraki’s public outcry, in a statement signed by Force Public Relations Officer, Acting DCP Jimoh Moshood, the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) categorically emphasised that all the allegations in the statement of the Senate President are incorrect, misleading and false and should be disregarded and discountenanced by the general public. My life in…

Saraki alleges threat to life, fingers APC thugs, Police…

Senate President Bukola Saraki is alleging threat to his life and those of his family in Ilorin, Kwara State. He accused thugs allegedly sponsored by the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the police as the brains behind the alleged move to eliminate him and his family. Addressing reporters in Abuja yesterday, Saraki  who doubles as  the Director General…

ANA receives N3 million grant for ANA/Yusuf Ali literary campaign…

The Association of Nigerian Authors (ANA) has secured funding for the eight year towards the ANA/Yusuf Ali nationwide literary awareness campaign. The association received the sum of N3 million on January 7, 2019 for this year’s project from the donor, Yusuf Ali (SAN), an Ilorin-based legal practitioner, author and philanthropist. According to ANA Publicity Secretary…

2019: We’ll resist attempt to annex Kwara to South West...

SENATE President, Dr Bukola Saraki, has said that people of Kwara State will resist plans by members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its candidates in the coming general elections to annex the state to South West. Speaking at the flag off of Peoples Democratic Party PDP campaign at Bode Saadu in Moro local…