Kwara Gov releases new commissioner-nominees’ list • State to have nine women cabinet members

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Tuesday released an additional six-person commissioner-nominees’ list, with five more women added to what has now gone down in history as Nigeria’s most gender-friendly government cabinet. The latest list, which again reflects the state’s demography, means that Kwara now has nine women (56.25%) and seven men (43.75%) commissioner-nominees who…

Kwara to spend N100m on State library, e-learning, innovation hub • AbdulRazaq explains direct bursary payment to students

Kwara State Government will spend at least N100m to renovate the State Library Complex and use it as a launchpad for e-learning and temporary headquarters for the state’s innovation hub, Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq said late Wednesday. He said the renovation work would begin very soon as part of his efforts to reposition the education sector…