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Governor Abdulrazaq wants FG to extend tax credit scheme on Kwara roads

Going by Federal Government’s efforts to invest more in road infrastructure through the Road Infrastructure Tax Credit Scheme (RITCS) launched to convert accumulated taxes of certain companies into road construction funds, Kwara State Government has appealed to Federal Government to extend Federal Roads Construction Coverage to Kwara State. Kwara State Government made the request based […] Read Full Story

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KWARA: For Abdulrazaq, it’s been service to our people – Amb Nurudeen Mohammed

…But our APC boat may capsize if … By Demola Akinyemi Alh Nurudeen Mohammed is one of the respected elder statesmen of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara state. During the military era, he served many of the military administrators as their Commissioner for Finance till the return of Nigeria to civilian rule in
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Hijab: Kwara shuts 10 schools in Ilorin

Tunde Oyekola, Ilorin Kwara State Government has directed the immediate closure of 10 secondary schools in Ilorin, the state capital, pending resolution of the hijaab crisis in the schools. A statement signed by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education and Human Capital Development, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, said that the schools would remain closed until there […] Read Full Story

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Kwara loses N27.6m property to bush burning

Kwara State lost about N27.6 million property to indiscriminate bush burning across its 16 local government areas, from January till date. The Director of Kwara Fire Service, Mr John Falade, made the disclosure on Thursday in llorin during an interview with the News Agency’ of Nigeria NAN. According to Falade, most of the bush burning
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Fulani Herdsmen/Kwara govt cautions communities against violence, xenophobic statements

By Demola Akinyemi – Ilorin Against rising cases of statements by communities against the activities of Fulani herdsmen in their domains, Kwara State Government on Tuesday cautioned them against launching xenophobic attacks against the activities of Fulani herdsmen in their midst, calling for calm while government works with all stakeholders to maintain law and order.
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BATTLE FOR KWARA: They are fighting because Abdulrazaq rejected their political appointees — Awoyale

By Charles Kumolu, Deputy Editor A chieftain of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Kwara State and President-General of Orisun Igbomina, Chief Gbenga Awoyale, in this interview, speaks on the crisis in the state chapter of the party. Why is Kwara APC still enmeshed in crisis? I kept quiet because everything that has a beginning will
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FG sends relief items to 707 households in Kwara affected by communal crises

…Flags off Rural Women’s Cash Grant The Federal government has provided succour for 707 households  affected by communal crises in Ondo and Oyo states which led them to relocate to Kwara state for safety and security reasons. The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development Sadiya Umar Farouq made the presentation in Ilorin
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