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NGF: Govs To Meet Over S’Court Judgement On LG Autonomy

NGF: Govs To Meet Over S’Court Judgement On LG Autonomy

Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF), and Governor of Kwara State, AbdulRazaq AbdulRahman has reacted to the Supreme Court judgement granting full autonomy to Local Government Councils, saying the development is a huge relief…

Filling Stations Hike Fuel Price As Queues Resurfaces In Kwara

Filling Stations Hike Fuel Price As Queues Resurfaces In Kwara

Some petrol filling stations situated at Ilorin, Kwara State capital and some other part of the state are currently selling petrol between N580 and N720 per litre as queues for petrol resurfaced in the state.…

Kwara Ex-Deputy Gov, Kisira Is Dead

Kwara Ex-Deputy Gov, Kisira Is Dead

The former Deputy Governor of Kwara State, Peter Kisira is dead. Saturday Telegraph gathered that Kisira died at the age of 74 in the early hours of Saturday, March 30. Prior to his death, Kisira…

Ex-Minister Reveals Jonathan Was Never A Weak President

Ex-Minister Reveals Jonathan Was Never A Weak President

A former Minister of Youths and Sports Development during former President Goodluck Jonathan, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi has clarified that the former President was not weak but took action to save the country from bloodshed after…

Three Kwara Traditional Title Holders Suspended Over Indiscipline

Three Kwara Traditional Title Holders Suspended Over Indiscipline

Three traditional title holders from Ekan land in Oke-Ero Local Government Area of Kwara State have been suspended over alleged indiscipline. Sunday Telegraph reports that the decision to suspend the chiefs was made during an…

N10bn Diversion: EFCC To Arraign Ex-Kwara Gov, Ahmed

N10bn Diversion: EFCC To Arraign Ex-Kwara Gov, Ahmed

The Ilorin Zoal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is set to arraign the former Kwara State Governor, Abdulfatah Ahmed over the alleged diversion of over N10 billion. New Telegraph had earlier…

EFCC Grills Ex-Kwara Gov, Ahmed

EFCC Grills Ex-Kwara Gov, Ahmed

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has grilled the former Governor of Kwara State, Abdulfatah Ahmed over transactions running into billions of naira during his time as governor of the state. The former Kwara…

Shettima, Obasanjo, Jonathan, Govs Attend Diri’s Second-Term Inauguration

Shettima, Obasanjo, Jonathan, Govs Attend Diri’s Second-Term Inauguration

Senator Kadhim Shettima, the Vice President, on Wednesday, attended the swearing-in of Governor Douye Diri for a second term in Yenegoa, the capital of Bayelsa State. The Vice President arrived in the company of the…

Monarch’s Killing: Nigerian Army Take Over Kwara Town

Monarch’s Killing: Nigerian Army Take Over Kwara Town

Following the killing of a monarch in Koro town in Ekiti Local Government Area of Kwara State, the troops of the Nigerian Army have taken over the community on Saturday. Sunday Telegraph reports that the…

Two Shops, Viewing Centre Burnt As Petrol Tanker Explode In Kwara

Two Shops, Viewing Centre Burnt As Petrol Tanker Explode In Kwara

The Kwara State Fire Service on Saturday said it prevented the loss of lives in the Idi-Ape Area of Ilorin, Kwara State after a diesel tanker exploded in the area. Saturday Telegraph gathered that the…