While Nigerians wait to see what will happen tomorrow, June 12, security forces in Ilorin, Kwara State, have done a commendable job by putting on a show of force. According to reports, Soldiers, the DSS, the Police, and the Civil Defence Corps, riding in patrol vans moved around major roads of the state capital.
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo should nominate two former governors in Nigeria for the post of president and vice president ahead of the incoming presidential election under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). Former President Olusegun Obasanjo is one of the strongest members of the party who have been very loyal to the interest of the party.
Crisis Looms As Herdsmen Invade Kwara Community Four local hunters have been reportedly killed at Faje, a community in Asa Local Government Area of Kwara State, by suspected herders. Sources in the community said that about five local hunters were involved in the attack carried out on Tuesday evening.Photo Credit: Google.
Former Kwara State Governor Bukola Saraki needs to urgently attend to a particular crisis within the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in order to avoid the bitter consequences that can arise from the impending bigger crisis. Bukola Saraki was recently appointed to lead a panel set up with a view of settling all the internal issues in the PDP.
There is tension in Faje village, Asa Local Government Area of Kwara State as unknown gunmen attacked and killed three local hunters popularly called vigilantes. It was gathered that during the attack three of the local hunters were killed on the spot while the fourth one was hit by the attackers’ bullet.
Today's Headline : Nigerian Army Storm Forest To Flush Out Criminals, Herdsmen Kill 3 In Kwara State
Nigerian Army Storms Forest To Flush Out Bandits In Kano State. Source : NaijaNews Photo Credit : NaijaNews. Bandits and Kidnappers that has made Falgore forest in Kano state as their den for criminal activities Should be ready to get visited by the Nigerian army as it has decided to storm the forest in order to flush out bandits as well as criminals in the North East.
AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, the governor of Kwara State, has announced free movement of citizens as there will be no restriction of movement for the June 12 anniversary slated for Saturday. On Friday, the Ilorin state police command also announced to douse speculation that all movement has been restricted for the event.
POLICE PRESS RELEASE 11/6/2021 JUNE 12 CELEBRATION The Kwara State Police Command wishes to reassure the good people of Kwara State of her preparedness to ensure that the June 12 holiday is observed in Kwara State without any fear of attack or molestation. This release is also to state emphatically to the people that, the State government did not restrict movement of the citizens, as such, members of the public are advised to go about their lawful endeavors.
Now that every country in the whole wide world is promoting, education because there is no shortcut to success in life. Meanwhile there are two areas in Kwara State, which are greatly affected by their education system. The areas are Iyana Alakuko and Elega located, in Asa Local Government Area of Kwara State about 15 kilometers from Ilorin.
1. Ibrahim Gambari, Emir Of Ilorin Alhaji Ibrahim Kolapo Sulu Gambari is a Nigerian lawyer. Since 1995, he has been the 11th Emir of Ilorin Emirate in Kwara State, Nigeria. He is a nephew of Ibrahim Gambari, the Chief of Staff to the current President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari.￼
Alhaji Salihu AbdulKadir, the Sarkin Fulani of Igangan who was recently expelled from the community by a Yoruba activist, Sunday Adeyemo, nicknamed Sunday Igboho, has denied any role in the conflict engulfing the Igangan community in Oyo State's Ibarapa North Local Government. AbdulKadir told reporters on Thursday in Ilorin, Kwara State, that neither he nor his family had been involved in the deaths of innocent people in Igangan since the crisis began.
1. Abdulkareem Adisa Abdulkareem Adisa was a Nigerian major general who was military governor of Oyo State from August 1990 to January 1992, during the military regime of General Ibrahim Babangida. He was convicted for involvement in an attempted coup against military head of state General Sani Abacha in 1997, and was on death row when Abacha died in June 1998.
Today's Headlines: 3 Feared Dead In A Recent Herdsmen Attack, Northern Sen. Forum Calls For Solution
3 Killed In Kwara State By Suspected Herdsmen According to DAILY POST, it was reported that 3 people were killed by suspected herdsmen. The Kwara state police command said the attack took place at Faje community in Asa Local Government Area. The names of the victims who were killed by suspect herdsmen are Saka Akuno, Abdullahi Ameed, Segun Jimoh, and Kazeem Jimoh.
Blessing Olajide, a 300-level student at the University of Ilorin, was allegedly raped and murdered in her room in the Tanke area of Ilorin, Kwara State. Olajide, who was a student in the Agricultural Science Department until her death, was from Oke-Opin in the state's Ekiti Local Government Area.
Two term governor of Kwara State and former Senate President of Nigeria, Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has finally broken silence over Buhari-led federal government ban of Twitter in the country. Bukola Saraki. In a statement he made via his verified Twitter handle, he said: "No sir!
Alhaji Abdullahi Hardo-Buruku, a Fulani Leader has been reportedly murdered by suspected assassin on Wednesday, 2nd June, 2021 at 12am, midnight. The incident occurred at Lamba village in the Asa Local Government Area of Kwara State. Alhaji Abdullahi, commonly called Alhaji Malam was the Chairman Gan Allah Fulani Development Association of Nigeria, Kwara State branch.
The First Lady of Kwara State, Amb. Dr. Mrs Olufolake Abdulrazaq on Friday 9th June 2021, paid a condolence visit to the family of Blessing Olajide a student of the University of Ilorin who was murdered by yet to be identified persons. The First Lady who was represented during the visit by the Honourable Commissioner for Women Affairs Mrs. Bosede Aremu prayed that the Almighty will comfort the family and assured the family that the long arm of the law will certainly catch up with the perpetrators of the gruesome act.
With 2023 fast approaching, many political gladiators have started doing what they do best, tactically in order to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari. With the recent trends on 2023 Presidency, here are our top 5 prominent politicians who might succeed President Muhammadu Buhari. 1. Abubakar Bukola SarakiPhoto: Bukola Saraki
The Fulani leader, who was also the chairman of the Gan Allah Fulani Development Association of Nigeria, Kwara State branch, was assassinated in his bedroom around 12 a.m. by assailants who stormed the town and fired indiscriminately into the air. Alhaji Mallam was the eldest son of Alhaji Mu'azu Hardo Buruku, the late Sarkin Fulani of Kwara.
AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, the governor of Kwara State has condemned the abominable crime committed against humanity by some unknown Hoodlums. Following the news on the death of an undergraduate student in Unilorin, the governor has joined protesters to demand that security agencies bring her killers to Justice. Nigeria news reported that Miss Oladije Omowumi Blessing until her demise, was a 300-level student at the department of Agriculture in the University of Ilorin.