Kwara Gov signs 2020 budget to ‘drive growth, fight poverty’ * It’s a budget of hope — Speaker

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Thursday assented to the 2020 appropriation bill, saying the document was designed to truly rebuild the state in a manner that uplifts people from poverty and addresses infrastructural deficit. AbdulRazaq commended the House of Assembly for the thorough scrutiny of the budget proposal and for its speedy passage, recalling…

Kwara Gov flags off rehabilitation of schools *Launches free exercise books for school children *State pays WAEC’s N30.5m fine, warns against exam fraud

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Thursday flagged off the rehabilitation of 31 public schools across the state, a step he said signalled the beginning of a new era for the education sector in the state. AbdulRazaq flagged off the exercise in Baboko Community Secondary School in the capital city Ilorin where three blocks of…

Why we resuscitated Kwara sports festival 15 years after — AbdulRazaq *Says stadium Indoor Sports Hall for renovation, new squash court coming

Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has said he approved the resuscitation of the state annual sports festival as part of his belief in productive engagement of the youths to attain their full potentials. The state is currently engrossed with excitement as contingents from across its 16 local governments participate in at least 26 games in…