Beneficiaries hail AbdulRazaq, partners over Kwara’s free surgeries • 100 free cataract, 300 other surgeries ongoing

At least 70 percent of the ongoing free eye surgeries and 50 percent of the overall medical interventions in Ilorin General Hospital have been carried out, with beneficiaries commending the Kwara State Government and other sponsors of the exercise for the gesture. The beneficiaries singled out Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq for commendation for the corrective surgeries…

Gov AbdulRazaq warns against sabotage as NNPC commissions Ilorin Depot

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Saturday said his administration would not tolerate sabotage of petroleum pipelines, calling on host communities of the newly commissioned Ilorin Depot to guide the national asset jealously. “While I am happy about this development, I must also express my disappointment at the fact that we are having to spend…

Tourism: Kwara to construct road to Owu Fall, says Gov • Pledges more support to young entrepreneurs

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has said the administration would construct a good access road to the Owu Fall in a bid to develop tourism industry and boost the revenue drive of the state. Owu Fall, one of Nigeria’s tourist attractions, is in Isin local government area of Kwara South. AbdulRazaq also said that talks…

Tsaragi APC, emirate back AbdulRazaq over Miss Kolo’s nomination;Gov says nominee will succeed

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq acted within the recommendations of people of Tsaragi emirate whose turn it is to produce commissioner from Edu local government area, according to Tsaragi chapter of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). “We are grateful to your Excellency for approving our nomination (of Miss Joanna Nnazua Kolo) from Tsaragi emirate…

Kwara Gov protests poor work on channelisation of Asa River • Directs evacuation of residents of flood-prone areas

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Thursday called on the Federal Government to order contractors handling the channelisation of the Asa River in the state back to site, saying the drainage was poorly done and is too narrow to prevent flooding in the areas and loss of human lives and properties. AbdulRazaq said he had…