How Abuja resident uncovered dumped sensitive INEC materials for Gombe, Kwara

An Abuja-based middle-aged man, who identified himself as Mustapha, has narrated how he uncovered a heap of Independent National Electoral Commission’s sensitive materials, comprising results and declaration sheets. Mustapha, who appeared in a viral video obtained by our correspondent, displayed some yet-to-be-filled sensitive materials littered close to the refuse site, around Jikwoyi area in Karu Amac municipality of the Federal Capital Territory. Our correspondent reports that from the empty declaration of result sheet sighted, no fewer than seven candidates with seven political parties, which include Dogo Bukar, Action Alliance; Nijhu Jonathan, African Democratic Congress; Golkos Gaius All Progressives Congress; Abubakar

RevolutionNow: Police Paralysis Sporting Activities In Kwara With Heavily-armed Officials

Sporting activities at the Kwara Stadium Complex Ilorin, were in the early hours of Monday put to a halt with the presence of heavily-armed men of the Nigeria Police. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that athletes, who had arrived at the stadium for training, were turned back by the Police. Many of the athletes were stranded and remained around the stadium gate at the popular Taiwo Ibrahim road in Ilorin. Some of them, who spoke to NAN, wondered why sportsmen would be denied access to the facility to train. NAN investigations revealed that the police were ordered to

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Photo: Kwara NYSC camp not fit for human living, says gov

Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, governor of Kwara state, says the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) orientation camp in the state is not fit for human living. Abdulrazaq said this at the swearing in ceremony of the NYSC 2019 Batch ‘B’ Stream 1 set at Yikpata orientation camp in Edu local government area of the state. The governor blamed the past administration for neglecting the camp facilities and “challenged himself…to make things better”.  “I apologise for the state of your living accommodation. After seeing them, it is like a penitentiary. It is not fit for human living,” he said. “The people in charge

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Kwara Govt Allegedly Paid N400M As Severance Package To Political Office Holders Before May 29

*As EFCC Goes After Govt, State Assembly Members Over Suspicious Payments The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ilorin Zonal Office has commenced investigations into the alleged illegal payment of about N400 million to some members of the Kwara State House of Assembly and the State Executive Council members before the expiration of their tenures. Starnews also learnt that the anti-graft agency is currently interrogating the Secretary to the State Government, Sola Isiaka Gold and the Clerk of the State House of Assembly, Kperogi Halimat Jummai over the alleged payment which did not follow due process. Starnews gathered that all

By |May 22nd, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: |0 Comments

2019: PDP Presidential Campaign Train Visits Kwara As 41 Political Parties Adopt Atiku Sole Candidate

41 Political Parties under the Coalition of United Political parties (CUPP), has announced former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, the Presidential candidate of the People's Democtatic Party (PDP) as their consensus candidate ahead of 2019 election even as Atiku takes his presidential campaign train to Kwara State on Wednesday. While speaking in Kwara State, Atiku promised to create thousands of jobs for Nigerians through development of agriculture and Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises within the region.  

By |December 5th, 2018|Categories: Politics|Tags: , , , |1 Comment
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