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Today's Headlines: Fulani Herdsmen Attack Farmers In Kwara, President Buhari Speaks On Oil Sector

Fulani Herdsmen Attack Farmers In Kwara. Photo Credit: SaharaReporters Unknown gunmen suspected to the Fulani Herdsmen attacked a group of farmers at Oko-Irese, Irepodun Local Government Area of Kwara State. It was gathered that the bandits invaded the farms in large number and abducted an unspecified number of workers on the farm.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Fulani Herdsmen Attack Farmers In Kwara, President Buhari Speaks On Oil Sector

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Parents Of Kidnapped Students Begin Another Protest, Buhari Meets Service Chiefs

Kwara Traveller Cought With Fresh Human Head, Hands The 24-year-old suspect, Kehinde Moses, confessed that the head and hands were that of a man he identified as Mohammed, who was allegedly murdered for ritual purposes in Ajase-Ipo, Irepodun Local Government Area of the state.The Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Ajayi Okasanmi, said Moses’ accomplice escaped by taking to his heels when police personnel stopped the vehicle for search on the road.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Parents Of Kidnapped Students Begin Another Protest, Buhari Meets Service Chiefs

POLITICS

Headlines: Sunday Igboho Speaks On Those Trying To Kill Him, Another Prominent Nigerian Dies & More

Communal clash: Osun declares curfew in two councils The State Government has declared a 24-hour curfew in Irepodun and Orolu Local Government Areas of the State, following the violence that broke out between Ilobu and Erin-Osun communities on Saturday. The Secretary to the State Government, Prince Wole Oyebamiji, made this known in a press statement on Sunday, titled, ‘Osun declares 24-hour curfew in Irepodun, Orolu’. He said the curfew was to douse tension in the troubled area, where two people were reportedly

  2 years ago ago
Headlines: Sunday Igboho Speaks On Those Trying To Kill Him, Another Prominent Nigerian Dies & More

EDUCATION

Photos: 2 Storey School Building Collapses In Kwara State Few Hours To School Resumption

A two-storey school building collapses has collapsed in Oro, Irepodun Local Government Area of kwara State, few hours to the school's resumption yesterday 26th April 2021.The school whose name is AL-BARIKA INTERNATIONAL NURSERY AND PRIMARY SCHOOL ORO, KWARA STATE, reportedly collapsed around 12:45am yesterday morning, and no casualty was recorded.

  1 year ago ago
Photos: 2 Storey School Building Collapses In Kwara State Few Hours To School Resumption

POLITICS

Leave Our Land Within 7 Days – Kwara Community Issues Ultimatum To Fulani Herdsmen And More

Kwara Community Issues Ultimatum To Fulani Herdsmen The Oro community in Irepodun local government area of Kwara state has issued a 7-days-ultimatum for herdsmen who recently settled in their area to leave. The leaders of Oro community said the herdsmen must leave on or before the expiration of seven (7) days counting from Tuesday, February 16, 2021. According to them, the herdsmen are those evicted from various locations in Oyo State and have relocated to their community without any approval or agreement. Okonjo-Iweala

  1 year ago ago
Leave Our Land Within 7 Days – Kwara Community Issues Ultimatum To Fulani Herdsmen And More

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Another Protest Begins In Ekiti; Civilians Killed As Bomb Blast Rocks Mosque

Another Protest Begins In Ekiti The people of Iworoko-Ekiti, in Ekiti State's Irepodun/Ifelodun Local Government Area, took to the streets over the weekend to demand the selection and appointment of a new traditional ruler for the community. Photo Credit: Dailypost Oba Michael Olufemi Aladejana died on January 16, 2020, leaving the seat of Alaworoko of Iworoko-Ekiti vacant.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Another Protest Begins In Ekiti; Civilians Killed As Bomb Blast Rocks Mosque

POLITICS

Ajuloopin Condoles Aran-Orin Community Over Jolayemi's Death

Rep Tunji #Ajuloopin, member representing Ekiti, Isin, Irepodun and Oke-Ero Federal Constituency of Kwara, has condoled with the people of Aran-Orin over the #death of Pa Peter Akande Jolayemi. Ajuloopin in a statement on Monday in Omu-Aran, the headquarters of Irepodun local government area of Kwara, said the news of the demise of Pa Jolayemi came to him as a rude shock. The lawmaker described the centenarian as a community leader per excellence which unwavering support and advise has kept him going stronger

  2 years ago ago
Ajuloopin Condoles Aran-Orin Community Over Jolayemi's Death

POLITICS

Opinion: Can Lai Mohammed Stay Relevant In Kwara State Politics?

For the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, this is certainly not the best moment in his political career.He is currently waging a war that is crucial to his survival as a politician in his state, Kwara, to be reckoned with.

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: Can Lai Mohammed Stay Relevant In Kwara State Politics?

EDUCATION

This Is The Reason Why I Enrolled For JSS2 - 50-year-old Widow Finally Breaks Silence

Truly, education is the best legacy.But it's obvious today that some young people don't want to go to school while many adults still wanted to go to school.The world is quietly a drama sometimes.

  1 year ago ago
This Is The Reason Why I Enrolled For JSS2 - 50-year-old Widow Finally Breaks Silence

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Attack Again; 7 Injured As Car Rams Into Roadside Passengers

Tension As Gunmen Attack Again Suspected gunmen have reportedly abducted a mother and her two children in Omu-Aran, Irepodun local government area of Kwara State. Photo Credit: Nigerian Tribune According to Tribune Online, the incident occurred around 7 p.m. on Friday near a petrol station in the Oko town junction area of the ancient town.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: Tension As Gunmen Attack Again; 7 Injured As Car Rams Into Roadside Passengers

SOCIETY

9 Suspects, 6 Youths Arrested for Allegedly Destroying Fulani Camps

Police operatives attached to the Inspector General of Police Squad have reportedly arrested nine suspects in Odo Owa and Omu-Aran, Irepodun Local Government Area of Kwara State for allegdly destroying camps of the Fulani in the area. The camps, located at Kajola, and Odo-Owa, were destroyed in April this year.

  1 year ago ago
9 Suspects, 6 Youths Arrested for Allegedly Destroying Fulani Camps

TRAVEL

Federal Government Urges Kwara Residents not to Panic Over Low Flying Aircrafts.

The federal government has assured the residents of Kwara state that there is no need to panic when aircrafts fly low across some areas of the state by the end of this month. This is because the Federal Ministry of Mines and steel development will on June 21st commence an airborne geophysical survey in seven Local Government Areas of the state with the aircrafts diploid for the mission flying at low altitude.

  1 year ago ago
Federal Government Urges Kwara Residents not to Panic Over Low Flying Aircrafts.

SOCIETY

Tension In Osun As Rival Groups Clash Over Land

A report from Daily Post Nigeria this morning indicated that there was a breakout of communal clash between Erin-Osun and Ilobu communities in Osun State.  It was reported that both communities, which are in Irepodun Local Government Area of the State. As the report says, these communities have been engaged in a long-drawn land dispute and as the clash occurred recently, the Osun State Police Command has in a statement disclosed that two persons sustained gunshot wounds following what had happened. As gathered

  2 years ago ago
Tension In Osun As Rival Groups Clash Over Land

RELIGION

Dare Bankole Begins Distribution of Welfare Packages to Muslim Faithfuls ahead of Sallah

...Doles out Hundreds of JAMB Forms to Prospective Students..* Sholyments The People's Democractic Party, PDP House-of-Rep candidate in 2019 general elections, Engr Bankole Dare , on Tuesday, commenced distribution of cash gifts to Muslims faithfuls in Irepodun, Isin ,Ekiti and Oke Ero , the 4 local government areas which made up his constituency ahead of Sallah ( Eid El Fitri) day celebration .

  1 year ago ago
Dare Bankole Begins Distribution of Welfare Packages to Muslim Faithfuls ahead of Sallah

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: I won't Pay Any Ransom Even If My Son Is Kidnapped -El-Rufai; Police arrest 2 for allegedly stealing 10 goats in Ekiti

Police arrest 2 for allegedly stealing 10 goats in Ekiti The Police Command in Ekiti has arrested two persons for being in possession of 10 goats suspected to have been stolen in Igbemo-Ekiti, Irepodun/Ifelodun Local Government Area of the state.

  1 year ago ago
Today's Headlines: I won't Pay Any Ransom Even If My Son Is Kidnapped -El-Rufai; Police arrest 2 for allegedly stealing 10 goats in Ekiti

POLITICS

Rep Ajuloopin To Deliver Motorized Solar Powered Borehole To Oro Community In One Week

Rep Tunji #Ajuloopin , member representing Ekiti, Isin, Irepodun and Oke-Ero Federal Constituency of #Kwara, has promised to deliver a motorised #solar powered #borehole to Oro community in Irepodun Local Government Area of the state in one week The #lawmaker who was part of the mapping of the location on Saturday in Oro said the #project would be treated as emergency. He advised members of the community to guide the project jealously when completed, adding it was different from the usual boreholes the people

  2 years ago ago
Rep Ajuloopin To Deliver Motorized Solar Powered Borehole To Oro Community In One Week

POLITICS

Lai Mohammed:I did not divert election funds

The Minister of Information and Culture Alhaji Lai Mohammed has denied the allegation levelled against him accusing him of diverting funds meant for the Kwara State All Progressive Congress (APC) general election campaign for his personal use. He said this while responding to the Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq's recent allegation levelled against him.

  1 year ago ago
Lai Mohammed:I did not divert election funds

SOCIETY

Solar Powered Borehole Excite Oro Community As Rep Ajuloopin Fulfils Promise

Residents of Oke-ola in Oro community of Kwara State were full of excitement on Monday as Rep Tunji #Ajuloopin, made good his promise of providing #solar powered #borehole to the #community.

  1 year ago ago
Solar Powered Borehole Excite Oro Community As Rep Ajuloopin Fulfils Promise

EDUCATION

Kwara Loses First Class Traditional Ruler

The Traditional ruler and the Olupo of Ajase-Ipo Kingdom, Oba Sikiru Atanda Sanni Wole-Ola, IlufemiloyeI II has joined his ancestors, the king passes on earlier today in his palace.

  1 year ago ago
Kwara Loses First Class Traditional Ruler

POLITICS

Reason Why Irepodun Local Government Is Different From Others And What You Should Know About It

Irepodun is a Local Government Area in Kwara State, Nigeria.Its headquarters is in the town of Omu-Aran.It has an area of 737 km2 and a population of 148,610 at the 2006 census....

  1 year ago ago
Reason Why Irepodun Local Government Is Different From Others And What You Should Know About It