The Police Command in Kwara State has debunked the alleged involvement of its personnel in the disruption of the #EndSARS protest, held in Ilorin on Sunday.
The National Commission for Nomadic Education, NCNE, on Monday said it will conduct a census of nomadic school teachers across the country to provide reliable data for planning and implementation of nomadic education programmes.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has said that 3,442 patients have been successfully treated and recovered from Coronavirus, COVID-19, within the last 24 hours, as it recorded 126 new infections in the country.
The immediate past Commissioner for Special Duties in Kwara State, Aisha Pategi, has commiserated with the people of Gbaradogi town in Patigi Local Government Area over the recent flood disaster recorded in the community.
The Kwara State Commissioner for Tertiary Education, Science and Technology, Sa’adatu Modibbo-Kawu, on Wednesday, said that the state government had spent about N1.592 billion to clear the arrears of salaries and subventions of tertiary institutions in the state.
The Kwara State branch of the Nigeria Medical Association, NMA, has said that 35 doctors had so far tested positive for COVID-19 since the virus manifested in the state.
Operators of viewing centres in Kwara State have expressed readiness to obey government order by providing hand sanitisers as well observe physical distancing to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the state.
A cross-section of students in Kwara have appealed to the Federal Government to reopen schools despite the ravaging COVID-19 pandemic in the country.
The Chief Imam of Markaz Al-Adaby Mosque in Olunlade, Kwara, Mallam Abdulrauf Bello, has admonished Muslims to use money already earmarked for 2020 Umrah (lesser Hajj) to feed vulnerable persons in the society.
The Kwara State Government says it has uncovered plots by some prominent opposition figures in the state to incite the public to protest against the lockdown order in the state.
Following the outbreak and spread of Coronavirus, COVID-19, the prices of hand sanitisers has increased by over 100 per cent.
Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara State has ordered the suspension of the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and two others for allegedly extorting farmers through sale of unauthorised registration forms.
Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Tuesday received another sum of N263,327,800 funds recovered from some officials of the previous administration, saying the money would go into funding social investment programme.
The Kwara State Commissioner for Water Resources, Arinola Lawal has described as worrisome the vandalization of Osi Waterworks in Ekiti local government area of the state.
A Federal High Court sitting in Ilorin on Monday granted N200 million bail to former Kwara State Commissioner for Finance, Ademola Banu.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday arraigned the immediate past Commissioner for Finance in Kwara State, Ademola Banu of a Federal High Court, Ilorin on charges bordering on money laundering.
The Commissioner of Water Resources in Kwara State, Arinola Lawal, has assured that the administration of Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq is doing everything possible to address the problem of water supply in the state.
The Kwara Progressives Group, KPG, an association in the vanguard of an egalitarian Kwara, has called on the Kwara State Government to investigate the numerous death of Kwara indegenes at Ile-Arugbo during the past administration.
The Minister of State for Transport, Gbemisola Saraki, has frowned at the demolition of her father’s property, ‘Ile Arugbo’, by the Kwara State Government in the early hours of Thursday.
The Kwara State Police Command has arraigned Gidado Yushau, the editor of the NewsDigest, an Abuja-based online newspaper, and award-winning Campus Journalist, Alfred Olufemi before a magistrate court in Ilorin over an investigative report on hemp smoking published on 19 May 2018.
The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, CISLAC, has condemned the recent arrest of the NewsDigest publisher, Gidado Yushau, by the police over an investigative report on an Ilorin-based factory belonging to a former acting Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Sera Alade.