Paradise Papers: Saraki Hides No Asset and Violates No Law

Once again, the issue of offshore company registration which was first raised in 2016 is being revived and thrown to the public space. As a responsible public officer, Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, will continue to explain his position. We know this is the period of politics when mudslinging is a common trick in the game. However, we will […]

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Kwara implements 71% of 2017 budget – Commissioner

The Kwara State Government says it has implemented 71 per cent of its budget for the year 2017. The State Commissioner for Planning and Economic Development, Alhaji Wasiu Odewale disclosed this while addressing journalists at the 2018 Budget Harmonization Meeting in Ilorin on Thursday. Alh. Odewale observed that the success recorded in the implementation of the 2017 budget was unprecedented […]

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Nigeria Can be Net Exporter of Skills – Gov Ahmed

In the face of the unemployment situation in the country, Nigeria can be a net exporter of skills to the West African Sub-region by training youths to fill local and regional middle level manpower gaps. Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed stated this during a meeting with the Vice Chancellor of University of Wolverhampton, as part of his official visit […]

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Senate considers bill on workers transportation

The Senate Committee on Land and Transport is deliberating on a Bill for an Act to provide for Transportation Protection and Facilities of Employee’s and other matters connected. The purpose of the Bill was to protect and enforce the safety and dignity of Nigerian workers by ensuring that employers make provision for safe and convenient means of transportation for their […]

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Youths back for Opakunle for Asa LG chairmanship

Barely 12 days to the conduct of local government election in Kwara State, a group under the banner of youth emancipation, has pledged it’s unalloyed support to the chairmanship candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Asa Local Government Area, Hajia Risikat Maliq Opakunle. The group made this known at the palace of Alaboto of Aboto-Oja in the local […]

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I Won’t Wrestle With A Pig – Omodara

Everyone may speak, but to speak methodically and prudently is a talent not given to many by God, and we fervently and convincingly gathered that Hajia Aminat Aromoke Omodara have proved quite incontrovertibly that she is a custodian of such rarity of intellect that is distinctly characterized by power of expression spiced with a generous dose of creative vitality. Kwaralefro […]

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The untapped power of citizens in Governance by Bamikole Omishore. Speech delivered at Faculty of law, University of Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria.

4th November 2017 The role of active citizens in an effective democracy cannot be overemphasized. Nigeria is believed to have a population of over 180 million of which 120 million are said to be of voting age and yet in the last election only 28,587,564 votes were cast. For Nigeria to develop, we will most definitely need to tap into […]

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Wahab Abayawo Receives Nigerian Students Award, Dedicates To Saraki, Ahmed

The Students of the Kwara State School of Nursing, Ilorin, yesterday 16th October, 2017 presented an award of excellence to the Acting Chairman Kwara State Universal Basic Education Board (Kwara SUBEB), Alhaji Wahab Bolakale Lawal popularly called Wahab Abayawo, in his office. Alhaji Wahab, while receiving the award, appreciated the students’ body for the recognition and dedicated the award to […]

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Gov Ahmed expresses shock over ex-minister’s death

Kwara state Governor, Dr Abdulfatah Ahmed, has described the death of a Former Minister of State for Foreign Affairs and one time Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Saidu Isa as a big loss to the state and the country as a whole. In a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Alhaji Abdulwahab Oba, the governor said the deceased […]

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