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Ritual Killings: Kwara Assembly Wants Sponsors Identified, Exposed  

Worried by the incessant ritual killings and dealing in human parts in Kwara State and the arrest of eight suspects last week, the  State House of Assembly has asked the police to publish the names of their sponsors. News making rounds in Ilorin and police sources indicated at the weekend that the suspects who had been transferred to Force Headquarters Abuja had allegedly confessed that notable figures among politicians were their sponsors. The House of Assembly which commended the police for making a breaking in cracking high profile crimes said in…

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Kwara Assembly Passes Bill Asking That Cases Return To Ilorin

The Kwara State House of Assembly has passed into law,  a bill to provide administration of Criminal  Justice  in all Courts,in the State.  The bill, under the 490 clause law demands that there would be justice for both the victims and  culprits, quick dispensation of criminal cases and synergy among all the stakeholders as well as permanently address persistent problem of awaiting trials n the State. The law will also ensure that  the system of administration of criminal justice in Kwara state promotes efficient management of criminal justice institutions and speedy…

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Nation’s Economy ‘ll Grow Through Vocational, Technical  Acquisition-Rector 

Rector of the Kwara State Polytechnic, Alhaji Mashood Elelu has said there can be no strong economy in a country until skills acquisition among its citizens is giving good priority by the government. This, according to him, is best done through vocational and Technical Education even for the girl-child which would guide towards building a sustainable economy. Speaking at the opening of Women in Technical Education and Employment (WITED), National Coordinating Committee (NCC) meeting on the campus of the polytechnic Elelu said that the Federal Government has set up a…

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Osun Re-Run: Police Arrest PDP Members For Electoral Violation

Police team on stop and search duties at Orolu; intercepted vehicles with sixteen persons on board in possession of customized INEC tags, face cap and jackets with the inscription of “INEC Osun 2018 Election Observer” and PDP membership cards, The suspects are using the items to have easy access to restricted areas meant for personnel with due accreditation. The Nigeria Police Force in it continue efforts to discharging its responsibilities of ensuring the peaceful conclusion of Osun 2018 Gubernatorial Election, that was declared inconclusive by the Independent National Electoral Commission…

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Gov Approves Recruitment Of 1850 Teachers Based On Requests

Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State has directed that 1850 basic and senior secondary school teachers in the state be employed. The figure, according to a statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the governor on Media and Communication, Dr. Muyideen Akorede was to make for the shortages in science subjects in the state. He said the governor approved the employments following separate requests by the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB) and the Kwara State Teaching Service Commission (TSC).‎ Akorede said shortage of teachers exists in the state, especially…

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Offa Robbery: Gov Promises Improve Security Of Lives, Properties 

Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State has reiterated his promise to leave no stone unturned to strengthen security of lives and property across the state aftermath of the Offa armed robbery attack. Speaking while receiving a delegation of  Omu-Aran in Irepodun Local Government Area of the State led by the National President of Omu-Aran Development Association, Chief Bisi Adeyemi Governor Ahmed said his government would put necessary logistics in place to beef up security in the state. He further stressed that Kwara State under his watch would be made conducive…

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Police Arrest Two Poly Registrars Over Certificate Racketing 

….two others sanctioned for monetary fraud The Governing Council of the Federal Polytechnic, Offa Kwara State may be waiting for police report over its two Deputy Registrars who were linked with certificate racketing. The duo, according to sources, were arrested earlier in the year by a team of policemen who came from Oshogbo, Osun State when a cartel of certificate forgeries was nabbed. It was said that police investigations revealed that the two senior polytechnic officials were allegedly behind forged certificates of Offa Polytechnic found with the suspects arrested in…

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PDP Members In Saraki’s Base, Ilorin West, Defect To APC

Members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in IIorin West Local Government area of Kwara State yesterday defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC). The Defectors were said to be about 95 percent of members of the erstwhile opposition party against the ruling  APC. in  the state.. Chairman of the party in the local government, Abdulsalam Sulaiman who made this known on Monday said this was to prove that this could happen even in the home council of the Senate President, Bukola Saraki. During the defection. PDP members in the…

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Kwara PDP, APC Swap As Chairman, Exco Quit

 ……ex-PDP Chairman Oyedepo says sun sets for the party All members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara State yesterday left the party to join All Progressives Party (APC) and the former Chairman;  Akogun Iyiola Oyedepo declared that sun has finally set for the party in the state. In what looked like a swap, all the members of the APC in the House of Assembly except one also dumped their party for the PDP on the floor of the House. Oyedepo in a statement jointly signed by him and…

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