Kwara meets World Bank team over $18m devt grant • State meets key requirements

Kwara State Government officials on Monday met with a delegation of the Independent Verification Agents (IVAs) as part of a competitive bid to access $18m grant from the World Bank to fix infrastructural deficit.AbdulAzeez Oyelowo, Chairman of Kwara’s Steering Committee of the State Fiscal Transparency, Accountability and Sustainability for Result (SFTAS), said the IVA team…

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We’ll support businesses to grow, says Kwara Gov • BUA Sugar refinery to generate 10,000 jobs: AbdulSamad

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Monday said the state would support the upcoming BUA Sugar Factory and other investors in the state to succeed by creating the right environment. AbdulRazaq said the strategies to attract and keep investors in Kwara would include sustaining the state’s peaceful environment and putting in place the necessary infrastructure…

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Kwara Governor hails community development initiatives • Says will bequeath a viable state

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq at the weekend commended various community efforts to develop the state, saying such initiatives complement his administration’s efforts to build a viable state. “We will not leave Kwara the way we met it as efforts are ongoing to not only build good infrastructure to support an agrarian economy but to…

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Abdulrazaq visits Minna-Lambatta road crash victims in hospital

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq Tuesday evening in Abuja visited the victims of the Minna-Lambatta road crash in which a teacher and a student of Kwara State University died. “The Governor this evening visited the lecturers, the students and their driver at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital to wish them quick recovery,” according to…

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Cabinet: Aisha Buhari, Bisi Fayemi lead standing ovation for AbdulRazaq • Kwara wins best pro-women govt award

Nigerian women on Tuesday gave a standing ovation to Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq as his administration was announced winner of the 2019 Voice of Women (VOW) Award in the capital city Abuja. The award followed the Governor’s recent nomination of nine women as members of his cabinet and another woman, Mrs Folashade Omoniyi, as…

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Cabinet: Aisha Buhari, Bisi Fayemi lead standing ovation for AbdulRazaq • Kwara wins best pro-women govt award

Nigerian women on Tuesday gave a standing ovation to Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq as his administration was announced winner of the 2019 Voice of Women (VOW) Award in the capital city Abuja. The award followed the Governor’s recent nomination of nine women as members of his cabinet and another woman, Mrs Folashade Omoniyi, as…

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