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Embark on Public Awareness on Dangers of Water Pollution, Hydrogeologists Advise Govt

by Eyitayo - 16 November 2017

THE Federal Government has been advised to save the country from the calamity that may emerge from pollution of the water sources across the nation by urgently taking necessary actions that discourage pollution. The Nigerian Association of Hydrogeologists (NAH), which gave the advice in Ilorin, Kwara state...

Politics

Kwara LG Election: 0ver 11,000 Applicants Jostle For 3,000 Ad-hoc Posts

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NO fewer  than  11,000 applicants  have applied for the over 3,000 ad-hoc vacancies for the local government council elections  in Kwara slated for Nov.18. Dr AbdulRahman Ajidagba, the chairman of the Kwara  State Independent Electoral Commission (KWASIEC), disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Ilorin on Monday. Ajidagba said that the applicants had undergone training and written...

Government

ODDA: KWSG Disburses N1bn to 540 Farmers 

THE Kwara State government under its Off-takers Demand Driven Agriculture scheme (OODA) has disbursed about N1bn to 500 small holder farmers and 40 commercial farmers across the State. The State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed made this disclosure while declaring open the 2nd Harmony Agric International Fair (HAGIF) in Ilorin, the State capital on Monday. He said that the farmers...

Law/Crime News

16 Inmates Freed in Kwara

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SIXTEEN inmates at the Oke Kura and Mandala prisons in Ilorin, Kwara State, have been pardoned by the Chief Judge, Justice Sulyman Kawu. During a visit to the prisons, Justice Kawu said the pardon followed a directive by the Federal Government to decongest prisons. He said the inmates were freed because they were  illegally arrested and detained. Justice Kawu, who promised more visits to the prisons,...

Education

UNILORIN Explains Delay in Release of 2017/2018 Admission List

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THE management of the University of Ilorin, have appealed to candidates seeking admission into the University to exercise a little patience as the 2017/2018 admission list into the school will soon be released. The chairman of the University of Ilorin Admissions Committee, Prof. O. T. Mustapha, gave assurances that the school authorities are working round the clock the ensure the release of the...

North Central

WHO targets 874,000 with yellow fever immunisation in Kwara, Kogi

THE World Health Organisation, WHO, yesterday stated its commitment to support Nigeria to immunise 873,837 people against yellow fever in Kwara and Kogi states. According to the WHO Nigeria Representative, Dr. Wondimagegnehu Alemu, the 10-day campaign, which began on October 13, targets residents, aged nine months to 45 years old. Dr. Alemu said: “This campaign aims to ensure that people living...

Agriculture

ODDA: KWSG Disburses N1bn to 540 Farmers 

THE Kwara State government under its Off-takers Demand Driven Agriculture scheme (OODA) has disbursed about N1bn to 500 small holder farmers and 40 commercial farmers across the State. The State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed made this disclosure while declaring open the 2nd Harmony Agric International Fair (HAGIF) in Ilorin, the State capital on Monday. He said that the farmers...

Health

There is no Outbreak of Monkey Pox in Kwara

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THE Kwara State Government on Monday said there was no outbreak of Monkey Pox disease in any of the 16 local government areas of the state. The state Commissioner for Health, Alhaji Atolagbe Alege, disclosed this to the Newsmen in llorin on Monday. He said that investigation by state health officials to all nooks and crannies indicated that there was no outbreak of Monkey Pox disease in any part...

Religion

Chief Imam Lauds Community For Religious Tolerance

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THE Chief Imam of Ilorin, the Kara State capital city, Sheikh Bashir Solihu, has commended residents of Egosi community in Oke-Ero Local Government Area of the state for exhibiting a high level of religious tolerance and harmony. Imam Solihu gave the commendation during the installation of Imam Abdulrasak Akewusola Suleiman as the new Chief Imam of Egosi Central Mosque. The programme also featured...

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Governor Ahmed: Creating a Financially Sustainable Kwara by Hammed Opeyemi 

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FEW days ago, Nigeria’s budget-monitoring tech organization and civic advocacy platform, Budgit published a new yearly fiscal sustainability report on states in the country, titled ‘State of states.’ The fiscal sustainability report, which seeks to showcase the financial viability and sustainability of each of the states, was prepared based on a review of their monthly federal allocations,...