Fixing our hospitals a top priority — AbdulRazaq •Resident doctors say Kwara health sector now better • Gov meets Ilorin Emirate chiefs, lists govt’s priorities

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Wednesday said his first priority in the health sector is to ensure that hospitals in the state are well-equipped to deliver basic healthcare to the people. “At the moment, our focus is to bring back our hospitals because most of our hospitals do not have water, electricity and other…

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Kwara holds open bid for renovation of 31 public schools

At least 115 local contractors on Wednesday took part in an open bid for the renovation of public schools recently advertised by the Kwara State Government. The bid, conducted in the presence of the media and the contractors, followed Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq’s directive about government contracts adhering to the public procurement process. Mariam Garba, Permanent…

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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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