Kwara – TheNewsGuru https://thenewsguru.com Africa's fastest growing news platform Sun, 28 Jun 2020 04:56:45 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.4.2 https://thenewsguru.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/cropped-ico-tng-32x32.jpg Kwara – TheNewsGuru https://thenewsguru.com 32 32 Toppling of Saraki Dynasty in Kwara, one of my greatest achievement as APC chair – Oshiomhole https://thenewsguru.com/news/toppling-of-saraki-dynasty-in-kwara-one-of-my-greatest-achievement-as-apc-chair-oshiomhole/ Sun, 28 Jun 2020 04:56:45 +0000 http://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=259928 The immediate past National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, on Saturday identified toppling the Saraki political dynasty in Kwara State as one of his greatest achievements. In his first official reaction to the dissolution of the National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) by President Muhammadu Buhari […]

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EFCC uncovers 1000 ghost workers ‘smuggled’ on Kwara payroll https://thenewsguru.com/news/efcc-uncovers-1000-ghost-workers-smuggled-on-kwara-payroll/ Thu, 11 Jun 2020 16:21:54 +0000 http://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=257580 The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Kwara Zonal Office, has uncovered 1000 ghost workers, allegedly smuggled into the payroll of Kwara State Universal Basic Education Board (KWSUBEB). The Zonal Head of EFCC, Mallam Isyaku Sharu, disclosed this in Ilorin on Thursday, while speaking with newsmen on the commission’s achievements during the lockdown, occasioned by […]

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Nobody defected from APC to PDP in Kwara – Spokesman https://thenewsguru.com/politics/nobody-defected-from-apc-to-pdp-in-kwara-spokesman/ Fri, 05 Jun 2020 12:54:33 +0000 http://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=256613 The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara has dismissed a report that 10, 000 members of the party defected to the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). APC State Publicity Secretary in Kwara, Alhaji Tajudeen Aro, said in a statement on Friday in Ilorin that ” the recent garrulous and spurious rumour of 10,000 defectors from […]

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A Memo to Professor Agboola Gambari – Hope Eghagha https://thenewsguru.com/columnist/a-memo-to-professor-agboola-gambari-hope-eghagha/ Mon, 18 May 2020 04:55:27 +0000 http://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=253448 By Hope Eghagha It is part of our national dilemma, confusion and uncertainty that the appointment of a new Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari has elicited so much excitement, anxiety and concern that we have forgotten that the CoS is a personal staff to the president. Given our perception, private anecdotes and media […]

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Kwara foils Covid-19 patients’ plot to escape from isolation centre https://thenewsguru.com/nigeria-news/kwara-foils-covid-19-patients-plot-to-escape-from-isolation-centre/ Sat, 16 May 2020 02:34:47 +0000 http://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=253127 The Kwara Government’s intelligence network has uncovered plot by some COVID-19 patients to escape from the state isolation centre at early hour of Friday. The Chief Press Secretary to the Governor and spokesman to the state COVID-19 Committee, Rafiu Ajakaye made this disclosure in a statement in Ilorin. Ajakaye said that the attempt was promptly […]

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Coronavirus kills Lagos returnee in Kwara https://thenewsguru.com/nigeria-news/coronavirus-kills-lagos-returnee-in-kwara/ Sun, 10 May 2020 03:29:49 +0000 http://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=252007 The Kwara Government on Saturday announced that it recorded its first death from a confirmed case of COVID-19 pandemic. This was made known by Mr Rafiu Ajakaye, Chief Press Secretary to the Governor and spokesman, Kwara Technical Committee on COVID-19. According to Ajakaye, the deceased recently arrived Kwara from Lagos with his wife and a […]

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Police intercept lorry of 200 Almajiris in Kwara https://thenewsguru.com/news/police-intercept-lorry-of-200-almajiris-in-kwara/ Sat, 09 May 2020 16:45:50 +0000 http://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=251969 The Kwara state police command Saturday intercepted a lorry loaded with about 200 suspected Almajiris around Kanbi/Oloru/Bode-Sadu axis of Moro local government area of the state. The lorry, with registration No. Kaduna MKA 54 XL, driven by one Shehu Hashim of Manigi in Niger state, was said to be conveying the ‘passengers’ from Funtua in […]

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PDP, APC fight over palliative distribution https://thenewsguru.com/news/pdp-apc-fight-over-palliative-distribution/ Mon, 04 May 2020 08:25:05 +0000 http://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=251002 The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara State are trading blames over the distribution of palliatives, to cushion the effect of the state government stay-at-home directive. PDP accused the state government of politicising the distribution of palliatives. It expressed its trepidation about the alleged reports from civil society groups […]

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Newly appointed Kwara Commissioner dies in his sleep 48Hrs to Resumption https://thenewsguru.com/nigeria-news/newly-appointed-kwara-commissioner-dies-in-is-sleep-48hrs-to-resumption/ Mon, 27 Apr 2020 11:09:37 +0000 http://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=249763 A newly appointed Commissioner 1 in the Kwara State Local Government Service Commission, Olatunji Abel, has died in his sleep 48 hours to his resumption at his new office. Abel, who is from Igbaja in Ifelodun area of the state died on Saturday of a suspected heart attack at his home town on his return […]

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BREAKING: Kwara discharges two COVID-19 patients https://thenewsguru.com/nigeria-news/breaking-kwara-discharges-two-covid-19-patients/ Thu, 16 Apr 2020 12:45:59 +0000 http://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=247847 The Kwara State Ministry of Health has discharged two index cases of COVID-19, after testing negative twice. This was announce on Thursday, by the Honourable Commissioner for Health, Dr Raji Abdulrazaq, via his twitter page. Am happy to announce to you all that we just discharged two index cases of #COVID19 in Kwara State after […]

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