Kwara to construct rural roads with $60m loan
01 October 2017 | 4:45 am
Kwara to construct rural roads with $60m loan.
18 Jul 2020
Kwara State Government has invited the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to conduct an independent probing the funds received and disbursed to the 16 local governments in the state.
26 Nov 2020
University students in Kwara protest against prolonged ASUU strike
30 Nov 2020
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1 Feb 2021
Kwara Customs remits N6 9BN into the federation account
14 Feb 2021
Group institutes lawsuit to stop APC membership registration, validation in Kwara
9 Mar 2021
Hijab controversy: 10 Kwara schools to remain shut for safety reasons
10 Mar 2021
Bayelsa empowerment: CBN clears the air on N3BN agric loan
19 Mar 2021
The use of hijaab by female students in schools founded by Christian mission is currently causing controversy in one of Nigeria's states. Muslim groups in Kwara State want the use of hijaab in all public schools, including those of missionary origins.
2 May 2021
Personnel of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps in Kwara state have paraded a 54-year-old man for allegedly raping a minor in the state.
6 May 2021
The Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq is convinced that the country will certainly surmount the ‘difficult phase, he urged Nigerians to rally behind the President and security agencies to combat the challenge.
20 May 2021
The Nigerian senate request fresh loan from President Muhammadu Buhari for the approval of N2.3 trillion as external Loan.
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