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    Politics Kwara Government Sacks Teacher For Leading Protest – Sahara Reporters

    The Kwara State Government has sacked a teacher of Government Girls Day Secondary School, Oke-Suna, Ilorin, Sanni Rufai, for leading a protest. Rufai had led a protest against the disengagement of OND and HND holders by the Kwara State Government. In reaction to the protest, the government …...
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    Metro Two Internet fraudsters jailed 4 years in Kwara – Newtelegraph

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ilorin Zonal Office, has secured the convictions of two persons prosecuted on offences bordering on internet fraud and other fraud related Offences Act.... Read more via Newtelegraph – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Pesticides Causes Low Sperm Count In Men – Professor Of Pharmacology & Toxicology – Nairaland

    Prof. Suleiman Ambali of the Department of Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Ilorin, has warned that continuous exposure of humans to pesticides is causing decline in male sperm count. Ambali disclosed this on Thursday night in his paper presentation at the 192nd Inaugural...
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    Metro Nigerian couple’s “Balenciaga” native attire amuses Twitter users after they were seen shopping at a mall in Ilorin (video) – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    A Nigerian couple’s "Balenciaga" native attire has amused Twitter users after they were spotted at a Shopping Mall in Ilorin Kwara state. In a video shared online, the man and his partner can be seen wearing matching outfits.... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get...
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    Metro FRSC promotes, decorates 35 officers – P.M. News

    The Kwara Command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Thursday decorated 35 of its newly promoted officers. The Sector Commander, Mr Jonathan Owoade, charged the newly promoted officers on dedication and hard work.... Read more via P.M. News – Get More...
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    Metro Saraki secures injunction stopping further demolition – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    The Saraki family says that it has secured an ex parte injunction restraining the Kwara State Government, the state House of Assembly and their agencies from further demolition of Ile Arugbo. One of the family’s lawyer, Abdulazeez Ibrahim, disclosed this to newsmen in Ilorin..... Read more...
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    Politics ‘We Reclaimed Olusola Saraki’s Land Not Ancestral Home’ – Kwara Governor – The Trent

    The Kwara Government says the land reclaimed from the Saraki Family was not its ancestral home. Rafiu Ajakaye, the chief press secretary to Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRasaq disclosed this in a statement in Ilorin on Thursday, January 2, 2020.... Read more via The Trent | Internet Newspaper –...
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    Metro Gunmen abduct three in Kwara, demand N50m – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Gunmen have kidnapped three indigenes of Obbo-Aiyegunle in the Ekiti local Government Area of Kwara State on New Year’s Eve. According to the former chairman of the council, Chief Ezekiel Gbadeyan, two men and a woman travelling home for New Year were abducted by the hoodlums along...
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    Politics Oyinkansola Saraki to Kwara Gov Abdulrazaq: ‘Don’t forget your atrocities before you became governor’ – Pulse Nigeria

    Oyinkasola says Kwara governor demonstrated "pure wickedness" by demolishing ‘Ile Arugbo’. Oyinkansola Saraki, the younger sister of former Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has condemned Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara for demolishing the family’s political home in the Ilorin area of...
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    Politics Saraki Reacts As Kwara Government Demolishes “Ile Arugbo” – Nairaland

    Following development this morning in Ile Arugbo, I want to commend the women, men, old and young, who displayed their affection, love and staunch support for my late father and the family. I appreciate the genuine support of the women and youths who stood firmly in the face of … Read more...
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    Politics Why We Demolished Saraki’s Building – Kwara Govt – Tori News

    The Kwara State Government early today began the physical reclamation of the plot of land bordering the civil service clinic in Ilorin. Read more via Tori News – -- Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Metro Kwara govt demolishes Saraki’s ‘political home’ - The Cable

    The Kwara state government has demolished the Sarakis’ political home better known as ‘Ile Arúgbó’ in Ilorin. TheCable learnt the building was demolished early Thursday after security operatives dispersed protesters, including aged women within the complex. The state government had fixed...
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    Metro Why Saraki land was revoked – Kwara government – Laila’s Blog

    Kwara state government has stated the reason why it decided to revoke an expanse of land allegedly illegally acquired by the late strong man of Kwara politics, Dr Olusola Saraki.... Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Politics No Evidence Saraki Family Paid For Land We Revoked: Kwara Govt – Information Nigeria

    Kwara state bureau of lands has said that there are records to show that the Saraki family made payment for a piece of land it occupied in Ilorin, Kwara state capital. The state government recently took over the land, saying it was originally designated for … Read more via Information...
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    Politics Saraki tackles Kwara govt, says his father’s legacies can’t be destroyed – Pulse Nigeria

    Saraki says the status the current governor of Kwara State struggles to attain has been granted to him many years ago. Former Senate President, Bukola Saraki has tackled Kwara State Government for taking over a piece of land occupied by the Sarakis in Ilorin, the state … Read more via Pulse...
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    Politics Enough Is Enough, Saraki Tells Kwara Governor – Information Nigeria

    Bukola Saraki Bukola Saraki, former senate president, has kicked against Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, governor of Kwara state’s move to “destroy his father’s legacy”. Saraki while speaking on Saturday in reaction to the governor’s decision to revoke a land occupied by his family in Ilorin, the...
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    Metro Kwara govt seizes Saraki’s land for new secretariat – P.M. News

    The Kwara State Government has taken over a piece of land owned by the Saraki Family in Ilorin. It will be used for a new secretariat for civil servants. Chief Press Secretary to Kwara Governor, Rafiu Ajakaiye announced the decision Friday.... Read more via P.M. News –
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    Entertainment Wizkid Dragged, Made To Sit On Plastic Chair In Ilorin (Video) – Information Nigeria

    Popular Nigerian singer, Wizkid performed at an event in Ilorin, Kwara state on Christmas day and he will certainly not forget his experience in a hurry. The fans at Ilorin gave Starboy a lot to remember as they mobbed him on stage after allowing one of … Read more via Information Nigeria –...
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    Politics EFCC Saved Us From Inheriting Empty Treasury – Kwara State Governor – Nairaland

    December 9, 2019 Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Monday said he would have inherited an empty treasury if the account of the state government had not been frozen on the eve of his inauguration. He recalled that only the N4.8bn tax refund seized by the Economic and Financial …...
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    Metro EFCC arrests former Kwara lawmaker over alleged car theft –

    A former lawmaker in Kwara state, Samuel Adeojo has been arrested for alleged car theft. He was apprehended by the Ibadan zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission..... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Metro News