HoR by-election: Kwara PDP condemns police attacks on members

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara State has condemned the attacks on residences of some of its top members in Oke-Ero, Isin, Ekiti and Irepodun local government areas by armed security operatives deployed for Saturday by-election in the federal constituency. In a statement by its State Publicity Secretary, Mr Tunde Ashaolu, the party described the attacks as reprehensible, unwarranted […]

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Kwara Govt Raises Alarm on Arrest

The Kwara State Government has expressed concern about the arrests of People’s Democratic Party(PDP) stalwarts in Ekiti, Isin, Oke-Ero and Irepodun Federal Constituency ahead of Saturday’s by-election. In a statement issued on Friday by Dr Muyideen Akorede, Senior Special Assistant On Media and Communications to the Kwara State Governor, the state government said it has become aware of the reported […]

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Security Alert: Police, DSS officers invade residences of PDP chieftains ahead of tomorrow by-election

At about 2 am today, a combined team of Nigerian Police Force and Department of State Services (DSS) deployed for tomorrow’s by-election invaded the residence of a chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Egosi community of Oke-Ero local government of Kwara State, Chief Joseph Adeniyi, aka Azeez Egosi. Luckily, Chief Adeniyi escaped but his son, who is a […]

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Kwara By-Elections: Crack Police Team Invades Kwara, Hunts PDP stalwarts

In a gestapo-like move, the men of the Nigeria Police have descended on Kwara State ahead of next Saturday’s by-election as part of efforts to intimidate PDP members and execute an APC plan to toward the will of the people. Usually reliable sources informed our reporters that the crack team of Special Investigations Bureau(SIB) men were detailed from Abuja with […]

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Bye-Election: Rigging with thugs, police won’t work in Kwara, PDP tells Buhari, APC

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has cautioned President Muhammadu Buhari to drop the alleged on-going plot to use the police as a tool to intimidate voters and rig the Irepodun/Ekiti/Oke-Ero/Isin Federal Constituency bye-election in Kwara State, scheduled for Saturday. The party in a statement by its National Publicity Secretary, Kola Ologbondiyan cautioned President Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) […]

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Kwara Bye-election: Police deploy helicopter in Omu-Aran 

Barely 48 hours to the Ekiti/Oke-Ero/Isin/Irepodun bye-election, there was palpable tension, last night in Omu-Aran, the headquarters of Irepodun Local Government Area after a helicopter with Police boldly written on it and with registration no; 5N- GEJ, landed at the open field of St. Paul Primary School, along Egbe road. The deployment of the helicopter is the latest of several […]

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FG awards N206bn contract for main work of Second Niger Bridge

Mr Babatunde Fashola, the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, says the Federal Government has awarded N206 billion contract for the main work on the Second Niger Bridge. Fashola who spoke in Abuja during an interactive session with newsmen noted that the contract was awarded to Julius Berger Construction Company. He said that the project, expected to be completed in […]

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23rd Coronation Anniversary: Hajia Sarat Felicitates with Emir of Ilorin

The Chairman, Kwara State Local Government Service Commission, Hajia Sarat Adebayo has felicitated with HRH Alhaji (Dr.) Ibrahim Sulu Gambari CFR, the Emir of Ilorin and chairman of Kwara State Traditional Council, on his 23rd coronation anniversary. Hajia Sarat who described the Emir as a father who is passionate and committed to community development noted that the royal father has […]

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23rd Coronation Anniversary: Hajia Sarat Felicitates with Emir of Ilorin

The Chairman, Kwara State Local Government Service Commission, Hajia Sarat Adebayo has felicitated with HRH Alhaji (Dr.) Ibrahim Sulu Gambari CFR, the Emir of Ilorin and chairman of Kwara State Traditional Council, on his 23rd coronation anniversary. Hajia Sarat who described the Emir as a father who is passionate and committed to community development noted that the royal father has […]

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