Month: September 2020

COVID-19: Kwara schools resume October 5 · Tertiary institutions open Oct 12

COVID-19: Kwara schools resume October 5· Tertiary institutions open Oct 12 Public and private schools in Kwara State are to resume normal academic classes from Monday October 5, a government statement has said. “With various trainings held for teachers on how to protect themselves and students from the COVID-19 infection, improved manpower in monitoring and case tracings, and …

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Kwara Gov receives audit report, stops further payment on road

Kwara Gov receives audit report, stops further payment on road • Directs Ministry to determine refunds to be made Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Tuesday directed that no further payment should be made to the contractor handling the Kwara State College of Education Road in Ilorin until the exact shortage to the public is …

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COVID-19: Kwara sets aside N135m for private schools

COVID-19: Kwara sets aside N135m for private schools The Kwara State Government on Tuesday disclosed that it has set aside the sum of N135,500,000 under the Kwara State Social Investment Programme (KWASSIP) as interest-free loan to 1,119 private school owners across the state. “KWASSIP has engaged with the National Association of Proprietors of Private Schools …

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COVID-19: Kwara sets aside N135m for private schools

COVID-19: Kwara sets aside N135m for private schools The Kwara State Government on Tuesday disclosed that it has set aside the sum of N135,500,000 under the Kwara State Social Investment Programme (KWASSIP) as interest-free loan to 1,119 private school owners across the state. “KWASSIP has engaged with the National Association of Proprietors of Private Schools …

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Why we replicate FG’s social investment programmes in Kwara: AbdulRazaq

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Friday said he adopted the Federal Government’s Social Investment Programme to support petty traders and the vulnerable and lift as many people as possible out of extreme poverty. “This scheme is to assist our market men and women, particularly petty traders. But it is important for beneficiaries to pay …

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No evidence Kwara LG funds were diverted: Judicial Panel

Breaking: No evidence Kwara LG funds were diverted: Judicial Panel·       Commends Gov’s rare openness·       My campaign promise on LG allocation stands: Gov Allegations that the Kwara State Government diverted or deducted N300m monthly from local government funds since May 2019 to date are false and baseless, panel of inquiry on the finance of the 16 local government areas …

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How we’re slashing consultancy fee from N3.5bn we met: KW-IRS

*Welcomes ICPC probe of own activities •Says no blackmail can stop ongoing reforms Our attention is drawn to a cocktail of misinformation, mischief, and outright falsehood contained in an alleged petition to the ICPC by a group on the lawful activities of the Kwara State Internal Revenue Service (KW-IRS). Having gone through the article published …

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Why I visited the President, by Kwara Governor

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Tuesday visited President Muhammadu Buhari over the recent flood and rainstorm that wreaked havoc in several parts of the state, calling for urgent interventions of the federal government for victims of the incidents. Governor of Kwara State & President Muhammad BuhariA statement issued after the meeting quoted the Governor… …

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Why I visited the President, by Kwara Governor

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Tuesday visited President Muhammadu Buhari over the recent flood and rainstorm that wreaked havoc in several parts of the state, calling for urgent interventions of the federal government for victims of the incidents. A statement issued after the meeting quoted the Governor as commending the president for the quality …

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