PDP secures sponsor for the 2019 general elections in Kwara

An American-based businessman, Engr Nurudeen Balogun has declared his readiness to sponsor the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), in Kwara State for the 2019 general elections.Balogun made this known on Sunday in Ilorin while speaking at a reception organized for him at the party secretariat.The Engineer said PDP performance in the November 18 local government election […]

BREAKING….. 4 percent applicants register for UTME in 25 days —– Oloyede

The Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Boar, JAMB, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, has disclosed that the agency decided resist outsourcing of ideas in running its affairs in order to enhance efficiency and effectiveness.   Oloyede stated this in Ilorin on Sunday while speaking with journalists .   He stated that about 4percent of the […]

Kwara Speaker expresses worry over state-owned radio station

Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad has described the situation of the State Radio Broadcasting Corporation (Radio Kwara) as appalling, noting that as one of Kwara heritage, it must not be allowed to degenerate any further.   He stated this while reacting to the complaint of a listener from Oyo […]

I’ve cordial relationship with Gov. Ahmed—-Baraje

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress,  (APC), Alhaji Abubakar Kawu Baraje, has expressed his confidence in the Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed -led government in Kwara State in fulfilling the its campaign promises to the people of the state. Baraje who spoke to journalists at the closing ceremony of the 2017 State Quranic Recitation Competition at […]

Dead man makes list of Buhari’s new appointment

Late Senator Francis Okpozo, was on Friday named among the 1,467 chairmen and members of the Federal Government Boards approved by President Muhammadu Buhari. ROYAL NEWS reports that Okpozo was a former member of the Board of Trustees of the All Progressives Congress. The announcement of the chairmanship and membership of the Boards was made […]

Update on Buhari’s son health

Security situation was on Friday tensed at Cedar Crest Hospital, Gudu District, Abuja, where President Muhammadu Buhari’s son, Yusuf, who was injured in a motorbike accident, was hospitalised. But the security situation around the hospital remained tense, as policemen screened those gaining entry into the medical facility. The President, who got there around 6pm, had on Thursday […]

Buhari appoints board members for parastatals, agencies [FULL LIST]

The Federal Government on Friday released names of new appointees of the governing boards for parastatals and agencies, consisting of 209 Chairmen and 1258 members. According to the statement signed by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Boss Mustapha, the appointment takes immediate effect. “The President and Commander in Chief of the […]

See full list of new federal appointees from Kwara    

1.Ishola Balogun Fulani-Federal Medical Centre Ebutte-Metta Lagos. 2.Alh Bolaji Abdullahi- National center for Sugar Reasearch. 3.Saliu Bamidele Aluko-National Brocasting Corporation. 4.Alh Yusuf Kayode Maja-College of Agriculture Ibadan. 5.Dr Femi Ogunshola-National investment and promotion council. 6.Hon Lukman Owolewa-National Geological research. 8.Alh Saliu Woru-National Geological Research. 9. Ishaq Adebayo-Federal Medical center  Owerri. 10.Hon Ramota Abaya-institute for crop […]

WhatsApp will stop working on many smartphones from Jan 1

WhatsApp is about to stop working on a range of old smartphones, meaning owners will have to buy newer gadgets if they want to continue using the chat app to the best of its capabilities. On New Year’s Day, WhatsApp will ‘remove support’ for a number of devices – which updated versions of the software […]