Posts Tagged ‘Kwara’

Kwara govt recovers over N263m ‘looted under Ahmed’

by Seun Adeuyion March 3, 2020
The Kwara state government says it has received N263 million recovered by the Economics and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) from some officials of the previous administration. In October, the EFCC presented about N111 million, said to to be looted fund belonging to the state, to the governor. In a statement on Tuesday, Rafiu Ajakaye, chief […]

EFCC releases N100m loot to Kwara State Government

by Chuks Azotanion September 26, 2019
Ibrahim Magu, the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has disclosed that the agency has recovered over N100 million for the Kwara State Government from corrupt officials in the State.   Magu, who spoke through Isyaku Sharu, the zonal head of EFCC office in Ilorin, made the declaration during a visit […]

Four expatriates kidnapped in Kwara

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 21, 2019
Armed bandits Saturday kidnapped four Turkish expatriates at a local drinking joint in Gbale village, Edu Local Government Area of Kwara state. The incident occurred at about 10pm while the men were having fun at the local joint in the village. The identities of the four abducted Turkish expatriates were given as: Yasin Colk (33); […]

Guber Polls : Saraki Blames Low Turn Out Of Voters On Militarization Of The Exercise

by Ikokwu Ikembaon March 9, 2019
The Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has condemned the militarization of the Saturday’s governorship and state Houses of Assembly elections in Kwara state. Saraki while speaking with newsmen after casting his vote alongside his wife, Mrs. Toyin Saraki, at Ode Opobiyi polling unit 005, Ajikobi ward in Ilorin West local government srea of the […]

Stay off Kwara, Saraki Warns

by Breaking Timeson January 9, 2019
President of Nigeria’s Senate Bukola Saraki yesterday said that the 2019 election in Kwara State is about the preservation of the people’s culture and tradition. He pointed that the election is neither about him as the Senate president nor about the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidate. Saraki added that the people of Kwara State […]

BREAKING Court voids dissolution of Kwara APC Excos loyal to Saraki, restrains, Oshiomhole

by Breaking Timeson August 2, 2018
An Ilorin High Court sitting in Ilorin has declared as illegal the purported dissolution of the Ishola Balogun-Fulani led faction of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara State. The Court has therefore restrained ex Governor Adams Oshiomole, the APC National Working Committee and all other organs of the party from dissolving the party structure […]