Month: July 2020

Kwara Gov greets Muslims at Eid

Kwara Gov greets Muslims at Eid   Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has congratulated Kwarans and every Muslim household on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha (1441 AH), praying the Almighty God to ease the current global pandemic and insure humanity against recurrence.   AbdulRazaq specifically felicitated with and commended the Emir of Ilorin Dr Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari …

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President Muhammad Buhari names Railway Stations after George Innih, Saraki, Awolowo

President Muhammad Buhari has approved the naming of some railway stations along the Lagos-Ibadan and Itakpe/Ajaokuta/Aladja/Warri corridors after some deserving citizens. Bola Ahmed Tinubu @AsiwajuTinubu (Apapa station) The late Mobolaji Johnson (Ebute Metta Station) Babatunde Raji Fashola @tundefashola (Agege station) Lateef Jakande (Agbado station) Vice President @ProfOsinbajo (Kajola station Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti (Papalanto station) Wole Soyinka …

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PRESIDENT BUHARI MOURNS ABDULRAZAQ, LAWYER PAR EXCELLENCE

STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE PRESIDENT BUHARI MOURNS ABDULRAZAQ, LAWYER PAR EXCELLENCE President Muhammadu Buhari mourns the demise of Alhaji Ganiyu Folorunsho AbdulRazaq, (SAN), Northern Nigeria’s first lawyer and father of the Governor of Kwara State. In a tribute to the late First Republic Minister, Parliamentarian, pioneer Commissioner of Finance, Kwara State and until his passing, …

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More tributes as AGF Abdul-Razaq SAN is buried

More tributes as AGF Abdul-Razaq SAN is buried*Gov visits Emir of Ilorin The remains of the elder statesman Alhaji AbdulGaniyu Folorunsho Abdul-Razaq SAN have been interred at his Idi-Igba family house in Ilorin, Kwara State capital, in accordance with Islamic traditions. The janaazah was attended by a delegation of the Progressives Governors’ Forum (PGF) led …

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InnalilLaahi Wainnaa Ilaihi Raajiun. AGF Abdul-Razaq SAN dies at 93

InnalilLaahi Wainnaa Ilaihi Raajiun. AGF Abdul-Razaq SAN dies at 93 With total submission to the will of the Almighty Allah, the AbdulRazaqs of Ilorin Emirate of Kwara State hereby announce the passing of their patriarch and statesman Alhaji AbdulGaniyu Folorunsho Abdul-Razaq SAN (OFR) at the age of 93 in  Abuja. He was born in 1927. …

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Kwara cancels Eid prayers, rolls out safety measures

Kwara cancels Eid prayers, rolls out safety measures • You’ve our support, say Ulamah Council, CAN, others• Shoprite, markets to shut as govt restates ban on concerts Kwara State Government on Friday announced the cancellation of Eid-ul-adha congregational prayers across the state, citing the steep rise in the state’s Covid-19 cases and the danger of such …

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Kwara State Police PPRO Okasanmi Ajayi has been promoted to Superintendent of Police

He made this statement on his Twitter account today Exactly 8:26am “I have been promoted to the rank of Superintendent of Police (SP), I give God the glory.  I thank the Inspector General of Police, Cp Kayode Egbetokun for the opportunity given to thrive and also the good people of Kwara state  for their prayers …

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Don’t go out without face masks, Kwara govt tells residents · Violators face sanctions from July

  Don’t go out without face masks, Kwara govt tells residents ·       Violators face sanctions from July 31st ·       Govt meets Muslim leaders Wednesday ahead Eid-el-Kabir  ·       Says raids on night clubs, viewing centres, others to continue      Residents of Kwara State must use face mask in public …

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Malaria: Kwara gets 2.3m insecticide nets to save women, children ·Kwara now rated ‘highly committed state’: Director of Public Health

Malaria: Kwara gets 2.3m insecticide nets to save women, children ·Kwara now rated ‘highly committed state’: Director of Public Health ·  5000 adhoc workers to be engaged   Kwara has received at least 2.3m insecticide nets to be distributed across 772,648 households in the state — one of the fruits of the N82m counterpart funds …

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