KWSG Moves to Establish Fire Stations in Oja-Tuntun, Others


CONSEQUENT upon recurring fire outbreak at the Baboko market, popularly known as Oja- Tuntun in Ilorin, Kwara State, there are efforts by the State Government to establish fire service station in markets across the 16 local government areas and congested areas in the state. The Special Assistant on Emergency Matters to the Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed, Hon. Abdullahi Duro Mohammed yesterday […]

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APC to heads of govt agencies: don’t disrespect National Assembly

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has warned its members, who are appointees of government, not to disrespect the National Assembly. The party said the National Assembly is the institution at the heart of the nation’s democracy, noting that any form of denigration of that institution was “like flirting with suicide”. The National Assembly has had running battles with government appointees […]

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​We’re Yet To Receive Second Tranche of Paris Club Refund – KWSG

The Kwara State Government says it is yet to receive a second tranche of the London-Paris club loans refund from the federal government. The State Commissioner for Finance, Alhaji Demola Banu disclosed this on Friday in Ilorin while briefing journalists after the meeting of the State Joint Accounts Allocation Committee (JAAC). Banu stated that although President Muhammadu Buhari has authorized […]

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​Why February Pensions Were Delayed: KWSG


The Kwara State government says late receipt of elements of federal allocation was responsible for the delay in payment of pension to State pensioners for the month of February, 2017. The State Commissioner for Finance, Alhaji Demola Banu made this known on Wednesday in Ilorin. He explained that though, FAAC elements such as statutory allocation, Value Added Tax (VAT) and […]

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​Hon. Mashood Mustapha Congratulates Owalobo of Obbo-IleJubilee On Silver Jubilee, Lunches Proposed Palace With a Million Naira


It was an atmosphere filled with aura in Obbo-Ile, a town in the Ekiti local government area of Kwara state when the Special Adviser to Senate President Bukola Saraki on Intra-Parliamentary Relation, Protocol Matters and Special Duties, Hon. Mashood Mustapha fondly called MM, stormed the ancient town alongside his political associates for the the Silver Jubilee (25th) Coronation Anniversary of […]

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Kwara State Personnel Database Development committee says it has uncovered a total of 8, 863 suspected ghost personnel on the payroll of both the state and local governments. The alternate Chairman of the Committee, Alhaji Isiaka Gold, made this disclosure on Monday while submitting the Committee’s report to the State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed at the Government House, Ilorin. He […]

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​Again, Financial Times of London Endorses Award-Winning Kwara Community Health Insurance

The Financial Times of London has once again endorsed the award-winning Kwara Community Health Insurance Scheme for its transformational impact on the people of the State, particularly the rural dwellers. In an article titled, “The Innovators: devices and services to improve maternal and child health” published on its website on Thursday, the Financial Times listed Kwara Community Health Insurance among […]

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