We’ve Modestly Fulfilled Our Campaign Promises – Gov. Ahmed

  The Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed says despite lean resources, his administration had modestly fulfilled its campaign promises to the people of the State. Governor Ahmed who stated this on Thursday in Ilorin during a special interactive session with journalists to mark the 7th year anniversary of his administration, however, said he would […]

Kwara SWAN issues 8 point communique (READ FULL TEXT)

COMMUNIQUE AT THE END OF THE CONGRESS OF THE SPORTS WRITERS ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (SWAN), KWARA CHAPTER, HELD AT THE CONFERENCE ROOM OF THE KWARA STATE SPORTS COUNCIL ON WEDNESDAY MAY 30, 2018   1.       The Congress commended the Kwara State government for its commitment to sports promotion and development, urging it on the need to […]

Punch Newspaper Chairman, Gbade Aboderin dies at 60

  The Chairman, Punch Nigeria Limited, Mr. Gbadebowale Wayne Aboderin, is dead. He died on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 6.05am after a heart surgery at the First Cardiology Consultants, Ikoyi, Lagos at the age of 60. He was also Chairman Punch Commercial Printing Limited and Lukahed Properties Limited. He attended the Government College, Ibadan […]

(PHOTOS) Gov. Ahmed donates N2million to Channels Kids Cup winners

Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed has commended the State’s representatives at the 10th Channels International Kids Cup, LGEA Central Primary School, Kaiama for winning the tournament. The Kwara pupils defeated their counterparts from Osun, Baptist Primary School 3-1 in the final match played on Sunday in Lagos. Receiving members of the victorious team at […]

Education stakeholders reject amendment of TETFund Acts

Aminat Isah, Abuja Stakeholders in the education sector on Monday kicked against the amendment of clause 72(a) and 73 of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund, (TETFund) Act 2011, as well as the expansion of the scope of its intervention. Two separate bills proposing the amendments had passed first and second reading at the federal house of […]

UNILORIN ASUU gets N754m earn allowance  

The leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities (ASUU), University of Ilorin chapter, has expressed gratitude to the federal government over the payment of UNILORIN lecturers N754 million,”Earned Allowance”. ROYAL NEWS reports that the national leadership of ASUU had fought for the exclusion of University of Ilorin from the payment because the local […]