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Ahead of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)'s primary elections, a legion of Ilorin youths under the aegis of Oba Youths Forum (OYF) has decided to hold a solidarity rally for the Senate president, Bukola Saraki.
The former national publicity secretary of the APC who recently dumped the ruling party is reportedly set to declare interest in the Kwara state gubernatorial seat. This was disclosed in a tweet by @omoluabli4Kwara on September 12
Senator Suleiman Ajadi, who was in the red chamber from 1999 to 2003 on the platform of defunct ANPP, has expressed his optimism while fielding questions from the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Abuja.
Alhaji Abdullahi AbdulHameed, the chief lmam in Ilorin, Kwara state capital, on Tuesday, September 11, alleged that the jumbo salaries of politicians in Nigeria is one of the major factors responsible for poverty in the country.
A Kwara-based group while encouraging other Nigerian politicians to emulate the leadership style of the Senate president mobilised youths to a mass rally in solidarity with the presidential ambition of Bukola Saraki.
The umbrella body of students in the country, the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has reportedly split, with the splinter group returning to the defunct National Union of Nigerian Students (NUNS).
Governor Abudulfatah Ahmed of Kwara state has picked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)’s nomination form for Kwara south senatorial district. The governor made his senatorial ambitions known in a tweet on Saturday, September 8.
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and the National Hydrological Services Agencies (NHISA), on Friday, September 7, warned that 12 states across Nigeria would soon experience flooding due to torrential rain falls.
The Senate president, Bukola Saraki, has said that the police raid on the home of one of Nigeria's elder state men, Chief Edwin Clark, is threat and an insult to democracy. He called for a probe into the development.
Sunday Babalola, a chieftain of the PDP, in Kwara, on Tuesday, September 4, defected to the APC, alongside 20,000 of his supporters. He said the PDP has deviated from its ideology, hence the need to move to the ruling APC.
All 23 members of the 24-member House of Assembly in Kwara, including the speaker, have denied financial inducement for their recent defection to the Peoples Democratic Party. The lawmakers dumped the APC for the PDP on August 1.
With the 2019 general elections approaching, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Kwara has said that no amount of threat from the All Progressives Congress (APC) can make it win and claim the state in the polls.
Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara has expressed confidence that the PDP will sweep the polls in the state during the 2019 general elections with the calibre of members of the State Working Committee of the party.
The major aspirants for the number one seat in Kwara state are former national publicity secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, and erstwhile national secretary of the PDP, Alhaji Kawu Baraje.
The Kwara state council of the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ), on Thursday, August 30, mobilised it members to protest against alleged violence on newsmen. The NUJ wrote a letter to the presidency to this regard.
The former spokesman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bolaji Abdullahi, has disclosed his interest in the Kwara state governorship seat. He made the intention known in Ilorin, the Kwara state capital, on Thursday.
It was a warm wedding reception of Tolulope Ajibola and Kolapo Faleye, both engineers, on Saturday, August 25, when the minister of information and culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, quoted bible verses to advise the couple.
Abdullahi Danbaba, the special assistant on non-governmental affairs to Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara state, has reportedly resigned his appointment to enable him stay in the All Progressives Congress (APC).
Gwamnatin Buhari ta lissafo ayyukan da tayi fiye da 10 a Garin Bukola Saraki daga cikin ayyukan da ake yi akwa gyaran hanyar Ilorin zuwa Jebba har Garin Mokwa zuwa Kaduna ta Yankin Birnin Gwari da dai wasu tarin ayyuka.
Festus Keyamo, the spokesperson of the Muhammadu Buhari camoaing organisation, on Thursday, August 23, declared that no president, since 1999, has touched the lives of the poor and vulnerable Nigerians than his boss.
NAIJ.com ta ruwaito Keyamo ya bayyana haka ne a yayin kaddamar da kumgiyar yakin neman zaben Buhari da Osinbajo a garin Ilori, inda yace babu wata gwamnati data kwato kudaden sata kamar gwamnatin shugaba Buhari.
The Labour Party (LP) has pledged to deliver 16 million votes for President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2019 presidential elections The national chairman of the party, Mike Omotosho gave the assurance on Thursday, August 23.
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