​We’ll Use IGR Only for People-Focussed Programs: Governor Ahmed

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Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed says State government will continue to judiciously use tax revenue for infrastructure and other socio-economic programs. Governor Ahmed gave this assurance on Thursday in Ilorin when he hosted High Networth Individuals and Corporate Organisations at a Breakfast Meeting organised by the Kwara State Internal Revenue Service (KWIRS). While highlighting his administration’s policies and programmes, […]

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Nigerians Commend @NGRSenate and @BukolaSaraki for Quick Response to Aviation Crisis #ABVClosure

​​Nigerians Commend Senate and Saraki for Quick Response to Aviation Crisis Following the announcement on the President of the Senate’s private handle stating that the Minister of State for Aviation, Former Senator Hadi Sirika, would be briefing the Senate on the proposed six-week closure of the Abuja Airport, and the treatment of passengers by airline operators, Nigerian Twitter users, today […]

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​Gov. Ahmed Lauds IEDPU Youth Entrepreneurship Scheme

Kwara State governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has commended leadership of the Ilorin Emirate Descendants Progressive Union (IEDPU) for organizing an entrepreneurship training programme for youths across the Emirate.   The governor gave the commendation during a meeting with the National President of IEDPU, Alhaji Abdulhamid Adi in his office on Wednesday.  He lauded the union’s effort in empowering 275 youths […]

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CCT Trial: FG’s Prosecutor Begs to ‘Re-Examine’ Witness, After Witness Gives Contradictory Statement

Rotimi Jacobs (SAN), the Federal Government’s Chief Prosecutor in the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) trial against Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, today begged the court to re-examine the government’s primary witness, Michael Wetkas, an operative of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Jacobs, in his comments, stated that Wetkas had made some ambiguous statements regarding bank transfers […]

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​Kwara Tertiary  Institutions To Receive N204.9m As Q1, Q2 Allocations 

Five Kwara State-owned tertiary institutions are to receive the sum of N204, 936, 393.62 as allocation for first and second quarters of 2017 as from today as approved by the  State Governor, Dr. Abdulfatah Ahmed.   The beneficiary institutions are College of Education, Ilorin; College of Education, Oro; College of Nursing, Ilorin; College of Arabic and Islamic Legal Studies (CAILS), […]

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​Gov. Ahmed Directs Release of N2b To LGs and SUBEB as KWSG Receives N3.7b Paris Club Refund

Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has directed the immediate release of N2billion to the sixteen local government councils  and SUBEB in the State. This follows the receipt of N3.773billion on Monday evening from the Federal Government,being balance of the 25 per cent of the State’s claim as its share of the London-Paris club. The State Commissioner for Finance, Alhaji […]

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