ILORIN FOREMOST GROUP HAILS KWARA SPEAKER ON BIRTHDAY

The Ilorin Emirate Descendants Progressive Union, IEDPU has joined other dignitaries and organisations to celebrate the Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Yakubu Danladi Saliu on the occasion of his 39th anniversary celebration. The Union, in a statement signed by its National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Nurudeen Ibrahim, described the Speaker as…

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Kano Assembly Moves To Amend Emirate Council Bill

The Kano State House of Assembly has adopted a motion to recall the state’s emirate council amendment bill. This followed deliberations on the floor of the house during the plenary session presided over by the Speaker, Jibril Isma’il. In a motion of Urgent Public Importance, moved by the Majority Leader, Lawan Hussaini, he urged the…

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BREAKING: Iranian President, Others Confirmed Dead In Helicopter Crash

Iranian president Ibrahim Raisi, the country’s foreign minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian and other government officials have been pronounced dead following a helicopter crash that has raised suspicion among world powers. They were found dead on Monday after an hours-long search through a foggy, mountainous region of the country’s northwest, state media reported. Raisi dies aged 63….

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Kwara Begins Vaccination Of Intending Pilgrims

The Kwara State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board today has commenced medical screening and vaccination for three thousand, one hundred and two for this year’s intending pilgrims. Speaking at the event, the Chairman, Kwara State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board, Professor Mashood Mahmud-Jimba said the screening was designed to ascertain the health status of each pilgrim in…

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JUST IN: ASUU Threatens Nationwide Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has threatened to embark on another nationwide strike in its bid to protest absence of governing councils in all federal universities across the country, among other issues the government is yet to address. The body which claimed that the federal government dissolved governing councils of the universities in…

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Hon Gbenga Power Felicitates Elese At 96

…as the First Class Royal Father celebrates 35 years on the throne and 96th birthday. A political leader in Kwara State and acclaimed philantropist, Honourable Gbenga Oyekunle Power, has congratulated His Royal Highness, Oba Ahmed Babalola Awuni, Arepo II, the Elese of Igbaja on the occasion of the celebration of his 96th birthday and 35…

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Dear President Tinubu, Is This Punishment Not Too Much For Our Sin?

It is true that President Tinubu met Nigerians in the cauldron of abject poverty. It was officially called a multi-dimensional poverty. Muhammadu Buhari, the former President, did not hand over to Tinubu until poverty became a permanent resident in virtually every home in Nigeria. Poverty, under Buhari, had green card—positive identification—in Nigeria. A beleaguered Nigeria…

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Kwara Assembly Calls For Investigation Of Delay In Salary Of LG Staff

Canvasses resident law implementation The Kwara State House of Assembly has urged Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq to direct the State Ministry of Local Government, Chieftaincy Affairs and Community Development to investigate the delay in payment of salaries and arrears of Local Government and State Universal Basic Education Board, SUBEB workers by the Consultant. This formed part…

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Kwara Speaker Celebrates ‘Baba Rauf’ On Birthday

The Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Engr. Yakubu Danladi-Salihu joins family and friends to celebrate Alhaji AbdulRazaq Baba AbdulRauf on his birthday. Rt. Hon. Engr. Danladi-Salihu described ‘Baba Rauf’ as he’s fondly addressed as a progressive community leader and a pillar of support for the youth constituency praying to Allah to continue…

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Gbenga Power Donates Cash To Kwara Traders Affected By Demolition In Oluwole Market And Victims Of Fire Disaster In Docemo

Hon. Gbenga Power-Oyekunle pays sympathy visit to Kwara Traders affected by demolition in Oluwole Market and Victims of fire disaster in Docemo. …donates N2.5 Million to victims In an uncommon demonstration of empathy and solidarity, Hon Gbenga Power-Oyekunle, paid a sympathy visit to the victims of Docemo Street, Lagos Island inferno which consumed goods and…

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