Kwara Deputy Governor inaugurates 13-man advisory committee.

Kwara Deputy Governor inaugurates 13-man advisory committee.

By Kehinde Akinpelu Ilorin The Kwara State Deputy Governor, Mr Kayode Alabi has inaugurated a 13-man Kwara South Senatorial District Think-Tank/Advisory Committee. This is to enable him run a fair, just and an inclusive government in the State. The Committee is headed by Senator Makanjuola Ajadi  to be assisted by Engineer Ben Oyeyemi while  Dr
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29 States , FCT drawing from World Bank $142m poverty reduction grant in Nigeria

Tunde  Bolaji – Minna A World Bank $140m grant to the country have been drawn by twenty nine states including the a Federal Capital Territory, it has been revealed. However, to  benefit from the programme, each participating state would determine the “poorest of the poor communities” based on certain indices provided by the World bank.
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Omu-Aran community warns against historical distortions capable of truncating peace.

Michael Olanrewaju Omu-Aran community in Irepodun Local Government Area of Kwara has warned against distortion of its traditional historical past by any person or group of people. The community gave the warning at the launching of a 37 page book titled, “The struggle for the Throne of Omu-Aran (1900-1945) “Setting the Record Straight: A Rejoinder”,
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Monarchs lauds the army for promise to complete age long linking bridge.

Some monarchs in Iwo and Ede federal constituencies of Osun state, have lauded the Chief of Army Staff, lieutenant General Tukur Buratai, for his promise to complete over 70 years old bridge that linked Kuta and Ede in the state. The monarchs who led the 12 members Engineer from the Nigeria Army to the bridge
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IEDPU calls for violence-free election.

Hide quoted text By kehinde Akinpelu, Ilorin. The Committee of surviving Elders and Leaders of llorin Emirate in Kwara state on Wednesday called on political gladiators and electorates to ensure violence free and acceptable elections in all parts of the state.  The pioneer Grand Khadi of the state,  Justice Abdulkadir Orire made the call while
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32 communities in Ilorin decries a month power outage.

Thousands of residents in 32 communities of Ilorin, the Kwara capital on Monday decried total blackout of electricity supply since over a month. The affected communities in a statement signed by their spokesperson, Comrade Shafi-lsnaeel Alada titled “Save us from total darkness” said the blackout is taking a toll of hardships on affected residents. “The
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Offa asks KWSG to warn Erinle-Ile over false claims.

Kehinde Emmanuel, Ilorin  The people of Offa has called on Kwara State Government to, as a matter of urgency warn the people of Erin Ile to desist from causing unnecessary tension due to the spreading of false claims and reports to unsuspecting members of the public. This warning was contained in a protest letter by
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Aftermath of Offa Bank robbery, community donates N700m Mobile Police Barracks.

kehinde Emmanuel, Ilorin. Sequel to the April 5 robbery attack on Offa, Kwara State, the community yesterday handed over a N700 million modern Mobile Police Force (MOPOL) Barracks it built to the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris. The Olofa of Offa, Oba Mufutau Okikiola, who handed over the barracks, explained that the Offa Descendant Union
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Omu-Aran community re-elects its Development Association executives for another 2-year tenure.

Michael Olanrewaju. The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Omu-Aran Development Association (ODA) held in Omu-Aran on Wednesday, December 26, 2018, reelected Chief Bisi Adeyemi led executives of the union unanimously for another 2- year tenure. Their reelection was sequel to the motion moved by the royal monarch, Oba Abdulraheem Oladele Adeoti, Olomu Efon11who lauded their
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2019; Bale of Apatere ,Chief Sunday Alamu warns youths against political thuggery

  kehinde Emmanuel, Ilorin As the 2019 general elections draw nearer, Nigerian youths have been warned against being used as agents of destruction before, during and after the electioneering period. Chief Alamu, gave the warning while speaking at  the lunching of 4th Apatere day celebration in Apatere area of lagelu local government area of oyo
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Ilorin suburb laments lack of social amenities

kehinde Emmanuel, Ilorin Ifelodun community in Egbejila, Ilorin West Local Government Area of Kwara has appealed to government at all levels for provision of social amenities to ameliorate the prevailing socio-economic activities of the residents. The chairman of the community, Alhaji Usman Gatta made the appeal in a meeting of the community with concerned stakeholders
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Gov. Sani-Bello grace Nupe Day celebratoon in Bida.

Tunde Bolaji – Minna Governor Abubakar SaNI-Bello of Niger state on Saturday took time off to witness 10th Nupe Day Celebration at Etsu Nupe’s palace in Bida. The governor was accompanied by the Chief of Staff, Hon Mikhail Almin Bmitosahi, and the Head of Service, Alhaji Yabagi Sule. Other members of State Executive Council ,
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Ilase-Ijesa monarch sues for peace and unity .

Michael Olanrewaju, Osogbo. Oba Jimoh Isiaka Adesina, Alase of Ilase-Ijesa in Obokun Local Government Area of Osun state has charged indigenes and residents of the community to live together in an atmosphere of peace, unity and harmony in order to attain communal development. The monarch gave this charge while addressing sons and daughters of his
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Echoes of OGSSOBA 78 40-year reunion dinner.

Michael Olanrewaju Ilorin the Kwara State capital was agog on Saturday, December 15, 2018 as the Omu-Aran Government Secondary School Old Boys Association (OGSSOBA) 78 set held a reunion dinner at Peak Hotel, Offa garage area of Ilorin the Kwara State capital. During the dinner, the head boy of the set, Alhaji Alabi Kolawole Suleiman
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