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Archive for ‘January, 2017’

Scandal: Ex-Kwara councillor’s wife nabbed for allegedly stealing 30 goats

Scandal: Ex-Kwara councillor’s wife nabbed for allegedly stealing 30 goats

By Mumini Abdulkareem Mrs Roseline Aremu, wife of a former councillor in the state, Hon Samuel Olanrewaju Aremu, has been arrested by men of the Kwara State Command of Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) in Omu-Aran for allegedly stealing over 30 goats in the community and its environs. It was gathered that the […]

10,000 Oniwa’s castigation, slandering can’t stop my political appointment – Wole Oke

10,000 Oniwa’s castigation, slandering can’t stop my political appointment – Wole Oke

By Mumini Abdulkareem The diatribes between the Senatorial chairman of Kwara North, Alhaji Isiaka Oniwa and some chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Moro Local Government continued last night. In a statement he personality signed and made available to National Pilot at the weekend, a party in the “war of words”, Wole Oke […]

Pa Masaba: Wife reveals last moments of man with 106 wives

Pa Masaba: Wife reveals last moments of man with 106 wives

By Adebayo Olodan The ancient city of Bida was thrown into mourning on Saturday as an Islamic cleric and super-polygamist with 106 wives, Mohammed Bello Masaba was pronounced dead at the age of 93. Masaba was said to have slumped twice on Friday at his residence on Kota-Woro road, Masaba ward in Bida, Niger State, […]

DSS plotting to detain Apostle Suleiman, Bishop Oyedepo in Kuje prison – Fayose

DSS plotting to detain Apostle Suleiman, Bishop Oyedepo in Kuje prison – Fayose

Ekiti State Governor and Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party Governors’ Forum, Ayodele Fayose, has warned the Department of State Services over the planned detention and trial of Apostle Johnson Suleiman of the Omega Fire Ministries Worldwide and the General Overseer of Living Faith Church Worldwide International, popularly known as Winners’ Chapel International, Bishop David […]

Ilorin residents scramble for fairly used materials

Ilorin residents scramble for fairly used materials

By Mumini Abdulkareem Thousands of people including widows in llorin, the Kwara capital, yesterday, struggled to purchase fairly used clothes and other assorted materials provided by a charity initiative foundation at reduced prices. Although over 500 people were able to acquire some of the items before it was exhausted, there were about 10, 000 people […]

Ilorin/Moro History: Wole Oke, others can’t speak for Moro – Oniwa

Ilorin/Moro History: Wole Oke, others can’t speak for Moro – Oniwa

Kwara North Senatorial Chairman, Alhaji Isiaka Oniwa is from Ipaiye Malete ward in Moro local government area of Kwara State. In this interview with HEAD POLITICS DESK, MUMINI ABDULKAREEM, he talks about a wide range of issues bordering on the party APC in and the recent development between chieftains of the APC in Moro. Excepts: […]

Recession: Ifelodun to lay-off 51 casual staff

Recession: Ifelodun to lay-off 51 casual staff

By Kayode Adeoti Sequel to the recession ongoing across the country with attendant toll in the state, Ifelodun Local Government council, has decided to lay-off fifty one (51) casual staff that were initially employed by the past council bosses. National Pilot learnt on Sunday. Speaking on the issue, the Transition Implementation Committee (TIC) chairman of […]

Suka Baba, Ashaolu, others in Fed board appointment list

Suka Baba, Ashaolu, others in Fed board appointment list

By Mumini AbdulKareem A former commissioner in the state and a onetime former deputy speaker in the Kwara State House of Assembly, Hon. Suka Baba and former house of Assembly aspirant in Oke-Ero, Tunde Ashaolu are among the names of politicians from the southern and northern parts of the state that have made the list […]

APC tasks North-west governors on unity

APC tasks North-west governors on unity

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has called on governors in the north-west zone to play the role of statesmen and provide fair leadership to all, regardless of outlook or affiliation. Inuwa Abdulkadir, the APC National Vice Chairman, Northwest zone, made the call on Sunday in Katsina at the party’s Stakeholders Consultative meeting. He said that […]

We’re yet to get any paid from Backlogs – Ex-councillors  

We’re yet to get any paid from Backlogs – Ex-councillors  

The association of ex-councillors in Kwara State on Sunday said they are yet to receive any payment from the backlogs promised them in the state. According to the chairman of the forum, Kwara State chapter, Opeyemi Adeojo, members of the forum are still waiting for the payment even as he said they may only be […]