Kwara


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Kwara

(ˈkwɑːrə)
n
(Placename) a state of W Nigeria: mainly wooded savanna. Capital: Ilorin. Pop: 2 371 089 (2006). Area: 36 825 sq km (14 218 sq miles)
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Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara says his administration is committed to tackling the scourge of malaria in the state.
Mr Saraki, who addressed community chiefs and supporters of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), said the Buhari-led government has nothing to offer Kwara State.
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The state of Kwara in Nigeria is planning to promote health tourism on a grand scale by opening a multi-million pound diagnostic centre.
KWARA UNITED coach John Obuh reckons he was lucky to escape with his life after the Nigerian Airforce went to war with his side.
A youth group in the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara state, the Congress of Kwara Youths, an umbrella body of youth associations across the state, has urged the state chairman of the party, Honourable Bashiru Bolarinwa, to resign his appointment with immediate effect.
Abdulrahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara on Monday said that his administration has paid N232 million in counterpart funding to address maternal and child health, nutrition and malaria in the state.
Management of the Kwara State Polytechnic, (Kwarapoly) Ilorin, has warned unsuspecting members of the public against activities of online scammers who defraud admission seekers through fraudulent websites.
Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ilorin Zonal office has commenced investigations into allegation of N50 million bursary fraud made against some management staff of the Kwara State Scholarship Board.