Amidst growing fears of the spread of the deadly Corona virus in different parts of the country, Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, on Wednesday, rolled out stringent measures to curb its incursion into the state. Bello in a statement issued on his behalf by Mr. Kingsley Fanwo, the state...
Says won’t tolerate extortion of any kind EFCC to probe scam Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has directed the immediate suspension of all officials named in alleged extortion of farmers in the state’s ministry of agriculture through the sale of unauthorised registration forms. Rafiu Ajakaye, media spokesman to the Governor,...
Isolation centre for immediate upgrade State revs up preparation, trains more personnel Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has hinted at more sweeping measures to curtail the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state and nationwide. Kwara currently has no confirmed case but the government has set up various preventive and...
The Kwara State governor, AbdulRahaman AbdulRazaq has directed civil servants in Kwara State to work from home, to reduce the risk of the spread of COVID-19 virus. The directive was contained in a statement signed by governor himself. See full statement below: Statement by His Excellency Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara State...
The Kwara State Government has approved the auditing of the state and local government payrolls to weed out ghost workers. The exercise would also be used to cut the monthly wage bill, and free up resources for infrastructural development. The Commissioner for Local Government, Chieftaincy Affairs and Community Development, Aisha Ahman-Pategi,...
Labour leaders say Gov won’t be liable if LGs default Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Thursday said he was hesitant to ink the minimum wage deal with labour because he was not convinced that the local government councils can afford the table that the negotiation panel has proposed. AbdulRazaq...
Kwara State Government has urged interested members of the public to collect forms to be engaged as vendors for the Home Grown School Feeding Programme (HGSF). The Focal Person for the National Social Investment Programme (N-SIP) in Kwara State Mrs Basheerah AbdulRazaq said in a statement on Saturday that the...
Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Sunday rallied support for women empowerment, girl child education, and equal opportunity for all genders. "I join the rest of the world to commemorate the International Women’s Day," the Governor said in a statement by his spokesman Rafiu Ajakaye. The statement is in commemoration of...
Kogi state government has expressed readiness to manage fire disasters in the state. Governor Yahaya Bello made this known on Wednesday when he took delivery of a new fire service truck for the state. Represented by his Deputy, Chief Edward Onoja, the Governor stated that the state government will put in...
Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Wednesday hailed the border closure policy of the Nigerian government, saying regional economic agreements should not be an excuse to dump goods on or compromise the security of the country. AbdulRazaq said Kwara would continue to support the government policy, including offering necessary supports...