Kwara committed to inclusive growth, education devt — AbdulRazaq • Restates respect for traditional institutions

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has said his administration is committed to engendering inclusive socioeconomic growth in an environment of peace and respect for all stakeholders, especially traditional institutions. “The drive for collective prosperity through enterprise and inclusive socioeconomic and infrastructural development is at the heart of our agenda as an administration,” the Governor said…

Kwara Gov inaugurates cabinet, charges officials on sincerity, legacy • Commissioners, SAs get portfolios

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Friday inaugurated and called on his cabinet members to consider what legacies they would like to be remembered for in the discharge of their duties, saying the administration has a historical duty to change the narrative about the state. He also sworn in members of the Civil Service Commission…

Kwara: 16 commissioners, Four SAs, Deputy Chief of Staff for swearing in • Members of Civil Service Commission too

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq will Friday morning swear in his 16 commissioner-designates alongside four Special Advisers and members of the Kwara State Civil Service Commission. Chief Press Secretary Rafiu Ajakaye said in a statement that AbdulRazaq has also approved the appointment of Adebukola Risikat Babalola as his Deputy Chief of Staff and Architect Kale…

Kwara is open to business — AbdulRazaq • Gov, Industry Minister, Dangote visit BUA Factory in Lafiagi

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq and Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment Adeniyi Adebayo on Thursday toured the BUA sugar refinery and plantation in Lafiagi, Kwara State, amid assurances by AbdulRazaq that the state is open to business. They were joined on the tour of the facility by Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote; chairman of…

Kwara’s Task Force distributes 528 waste bins • Gov hails body for ‘good job’

Kwara State Governor’s Special Task Force on Environment has begun the distribution of 528 waste bins as the state government steps up efforts to clear the Ilorin metropolis of refuse dumps. The 528 waste bins were recently paid for by the AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq administration as a stop-gap measure to address the challenge of refuse dumps…

Kwara to step up security amid fresh investment drive · Gov commends security agencies, seeks army’s FOB in Lafiagi

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Wednesday said the administration is paying closer attention to security of lives and security as part of its strategic plan to reassure investors and the citizens. “Our primary concern is the safety of lives and properties. For us, we don’t want anything that would scare investors away from our…

Baseball Park Renovation: SWAN commends Gov. AbdulRazaq

The Kwara State Chapter of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) has applauded and commended the giant strides of the State Government under Governor AbdulRahaman AbdulRazaq in rehabilitating and equipping Ilorin Baseball Park with modern and Standard facilities. Olayinka Owolewa, the Secretary of the association in the State, made the commendation in a statement…

Budget: Citizens’ engagement key to good governance — Kwara Gov • Passes confidence vote in KWIRS’ new leadership

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Tuesday said citizens’ aspirations would always drive the budget process under his administration as part of a larger strategy to deepen participatory democracy and ensure good governance. “Democracy is all about the people. It is meaningless when the people are shut out of the processes of governance which in…