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Osinbajo can’t replace president in 2019 if he dies – Northern Elders

Osinbajo can’t replace president in 2019 if he dies – Northern Elders

Chairman of Northern Elders Forum, Prof. Ango Abdullahi, has maintained that should President Muhammadu Buhari’s failing health prevents him from seeking re-election in 2019, the North must retain the presidency. Abdullahi stressed that the region must be allowed to field a presidential candidate through the All Progressives Congress, APC, in 2019 should Buhari fail to […]

TIC appointment has justified no recycling policy

TIC appointment has justified no recycling policy

The newly appointed members of the Transitional Implementation Committee (TIC) by Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed across the sixteen local governments in the state have justified the no recycling policy of the present administration. Besides, the development was also a pointer to the fact that there is hope for everybody in the party with little patient. Former […]

Meet new TIC appointees in Kwara state

Meet new TIC appointees in Kwara state

Last week, the Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed announced the appointment of new Transition Implementation Committee (TIC) members for the sixteen local governments across the state. This followed the expiration of the tenures of the former appointees, who have spent six months of two terms which began in November last year. Following their swearing in on Tuesday […]

Henry George hotel and office of Chief of Staff

Henry George hotel and office of Chief of Staff

There seems to be inseparable link between Henry George Hotel located at Adewole area of Ilorin and the office of the Chief of Staff to the Kwara State Governor. If anyone is still in doubt, wait until you read this; during the immediate past administration, Alhaji Ganiyu Saka Cook Olododo, the then Chief of Staff […]

Kwara politicians become kindhearted in the name of 2019

Kwara politicians become kindhearted in the name of 2019

In a clear departure from the relationship that exists between political office holders and electorate in the state, some politicians, who ordinarily ignored calls from members of their constituents or the press now respond to calls and text messages even at odd hours. These days, the political office holders are among the first to arrive […]

2019: Conflicting accounts dominate INEC timetable in Kwara

2019: Conflicting accounts dominate INEC timetable in Kwara

The recent release of time table for the 2019 Presidential/National Assembly elections and Governorship/State Houses of Assembly election across the country by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has attracted differing comments within the various political parties in Kwara state. HEAD POLITICS, MUMINI ABDULKAREEM delve into the issue. Recently, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) […]

Oke-Ero APC sensitises members on PVC, urges unity

Oke-Ero APC sensitises members on PVC, urges unity

With Mumini Abdulkareem The All Progressive Congress Party (APC) in Oke-Ero Local Government of Kwara State has urged eligible party members to ensure that they get their names registered in the on-going voters registration exercise in the area.. The party made the appeal during a stakeholders’ congress held at the party secretariat in Ilofa on Friday. […]

Ex-presidential candidate extols Ahmed, APC over devt

Ex-presidential candidate extols Ahmed, APC over devt

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has been urged to improve on the past elections held in the country by conducting free, fair and acceptable polls in future exercises. The Presidential candidate of Alliance for Democracy (AD) during the 2015 presidential election, Mr Rafiu Salau, gave the advise in Ilorin, the Kwara state capital while […]

Crisis won’t stop PDP from dislodging APC come 2019

Crisis won’t stop PDP from dislodging APC come 2019

The National Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Prof. Wale Oladipo, has said the party will come out of its present crisis much stronger to take over the governance of the country once again. Oladipo said this in Osogbo at the weekend in an interview with journalists on the sidelines of the celebration of […]

Why we are unable to clear salary backlogs – Danmairomo

Why we are unable to clear salary backlogs – Danmairomo

With Mumini Abdulkareem As tenure of serving Transition Implementation Committee (TIC)  winds to an end, the chairman of Forum of TIC chairmen,  Alhaji Isiaka Danmairomo has broken silence over inability of local councils to deliver on their. Recall that the TICs were constituted by the Kwara State government on the 15th November, 2016 with  mandate […]