Browsing: Kwara State

A statement on Thursday by the Media Officer of Nigeria Basketball Federation, Patrick Omorodion, said Ahmed made the pledge when the federation’s President, Tijani Umar, paid him a courtesy visit

Ahmed, who gave this commitment at this year’s May Day celebration held at the Metropolitan Square in Ilorin, the state capital, on Thursday, described workers as the unseen hand behind the successes achieved under his administration’s Shared Prosperity Programme, adding that the well-being of workers would be sustained

Addressing members of the confab from the state during a visit to the governor in Abuja, Ahmed warned that creation of additional states should not be seen as solution to the socio-economic problems of the country but good governance and optimum utilization of resources

Similarly, the State Executive Council approved in principle the establishment of the State Hospital Management Board to enhance qualitative and accessible health care delivery to the people, especially at the grassroots by the Tertiary health institutions in the state

The Senior Trade Development Manger of UK Trade and Investment, Judy Melifonwu, who disclosed this during an interaction with the state Governor, Dr. Abdulfatah Ahmed, described Kwara State as the agriculture hub of Nigeria

The committee, at a meeting with the Special Adviser on Labour to Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed, Comrade Bisi Fakayode, and the Senior Special Assistant Media, Dr. Muyideen Akorede, promised to shelve their plan out of respect for the governor

The Interim State Chairman of APC in the state, Alhaji Ishola Balogun Fulani, who gave the charge at a press conference in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, added that the party was ready to work with the new police commissioner, but had reservation that his posting might have ulterior inclinations

Speaking with reporters in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, during the commemoration of this year’s World Cancer Day on tuesday, Ahmed, who is also the Founding Trustee of LEAH foundation, said the determination to fight the cancer scourge with every resource available to her is the reason why the Board of the Leah Charity Foundation has established the Leah Cancer Centre