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PDP Candidate Petitions CJN Over Kwara South Election Tribunal Outcome

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by Independent Kwaran - 26 January 2016

The Kwara Central senatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the March 28, 2015, National Assembly elections, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, has petitioned the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Mahmud Mohammed and the National Judicial Council (NJC) on the “unjust” ruling of the election...

Politics

PDP Candidate Petitions CJN Over Kwara South Election Tribunal Outcome

All Progressives Congress, APC, Peoples Democratic Party, PDP

The Kwara Central senatorial candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the March 28, 2015, National Assembly elections, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, has petitioned the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Mahmud Mohammed and the National Judicial Council (NJC) on the “unjust” ruling of the election petitions tribunal. In a 13-page petition, which he anchored on six grounds, Abdulrazaq...

Government

Kwara JAAC Meeting Holds Tomorrow

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THE Kwara State monthly Joint Accounts Allocation Committee (JAAC) meeting for the month of January, 2016 will hold tomorrow by 2 pm. According to a statement by the State Commissioner for Finance, Demola Banu, the JAAC meeting will be attended by all sixteen Local Government chairmen in the State, their treasurers, representatives of the Ministry of Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, as...

Law/Crime News

Bank Security Officer Arraigned Over Customer’s Missing Property

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A security man with Diamond Bank Plc, Omoniyi Temitayo has been arraigned before an Ilorin Magistrate Court over a customer’s missing property. The accused was arraigned on a one-count charge of negligent conduct causing danger to property, contrary to Section 196 of Penal Code Law. Police arrested the accused following a complaint on February 1 at ‘B’ Divisional Police Headquarters, Ilorin,...

Education

Varsities, Military Should Collaborate on Development of Hardware -Unilorin VC

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THE Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, Prof. AbdulGaniyu Ambali, has called on the Nigerian military to collaborate with the universities in the country to develop different hardware and software for the force to confront the menace of insecurity. Ambali said it was a normal global practice for the military to partner the universities to conduct research on new areas of interest to solve...

North Central

Achuba Now Kogi Deputy Governor

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FOLLOWING his screening and confirmation by the Kogi State House of Assembly, Simon Achuba, has been sworn in as the Deputy Governor of the state. This came as armed security men attached to the government house in Lokoja, prevented journalists from covering the inauguration of the Deputy Governor, claiming Governor Yahaya Bello gave instruction that journalists should not be allowed into the venue...

Photonews

Photos Speak: Swearing-in of 2nd Batch of Commissioners

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Commissioner appointees reciting the oath of office Hajiya Amina Susa’a de Ahmed; Commissioner for Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Governor Ahmed during the National Anthem Grand Khadi of Kwara, Alhaji Oloruntoyin leading the opening prayer Royal fathers at the swearing in ceremony L-R Governor Abudulfatah Ahmed and Deputy Governor; Elder Peter Kishira Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed observing...

Agriculture

Ahmed Canvasses For Cargo Airports to Mitigate Loss of Revenue in Agric

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GOV. Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara said on Thursday that provision of standard cargo airports will drastically reduce loss of revenue from Nigerian agricultural produce. Ahmed stated this at a one-day National Airfreight Summit held in Ilorin with the theme: “The Diversification of Nigeria’s Economy: Role of Cargo Airports in the Exportation of Perishables, Kwara State in Focus.” News Agency of...

Health

Civil Society Partners Kwara on Health

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SOME civil society organi-sations or CSOs have indicated eagerness to partner the Kwara State government to ensure quality healthcare delivery to children and women. Global Vaccines Alliance (GAVI), an international organisation, recently inaugurated the CSOs platform. The organisations under the platform include Federation of Muslim Women’s Association of Nigeria (FOMWAN), Association of Civil...

Religion

C&S Leader Backs Buhari’s Fight Against Corruption

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THE Chairman of Cherubim and Seraphim Movement Church Worldwide, Dr. Samuel Abidoye, has thrown his support behind President Muhammedu Buhari’s anti-corruption war. Dr. Abidoye, while speaking with the newsmen at the official opening and dedication of an ultra modern cathedral of the church in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, on Saturday, called on Nigerians to be patient with the President. He...

National

EFCC re-arraigns Saraki’s cousin, ex-Kwara Commissioner, Moronfoye, for N371m Contract Scam

Prince Tunji Moronfoye, The Commissioner of Information, Kwara State Government, Kwara Nigeria

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Tuesday re-arraigned the duo of immediate past Kwara State Commissioner for Information, Olatunji Moronfoye, and Ope Saraki, cousin to the Senate President, Bukola Saraki before Justice Oluremi Oguntoyinbo of the Federal High Court sitting in Ilorin. The two men were charged for offences bordering on abuse of office, diversion of public funds and money...