ESP SURVIVAL FUND:MORE PAYROLL SUPPORT PAYMENTS, MSME GRANTS TO COMMENCE THIS WEEK *319,755 beneficiaries of Payroll Support scheme *265,425 beneficiaries under the Artisan and Transport Support tracks *172,129 business names registered free by CAC In furtherance of the Buhari administration’s support for small businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic under its Economic Sustainability Plan (ESP),Continue Reading

 Kwara has topped the table of developmental strides recorded across states governed by All Progressives Congress (APC) for the month of March, 2021, according to a magazine published by the Progressive Governors’ Forum (PGF). The PGF, publishers of the Progressive Strides magazine, is the amalgam of Governors elected under the rulingContinue Reading

…as lawyers hail EFCC; suggest stripping of SANship By Ekanem Iniko Some legal practitioners and concerned Nigerians have expressed disappointment over what they term ‘scandalous revelation’ of alleged involvement in embezzlement of public funds by Mr. Uwemedimo Nwoko, SAN, saying it’s not a good example of a Senior Advocate ofContinue Reading

By Ime Silas The National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC), Sen John James AkpanUdoedehe has decried the hardship posed by the Global Pandemic, Coronavirus on world economies with Nigeria not exempted. Udoedehe, who stated this today during the inauguration of the APC’s MembershipContinue Reading

 PHOTO: L-R: Capt. Ayodele Olowolagba; Flag Officer Commanding Naval Training Command Nigeria Navy Rear Admiral Kamaldeen Adefemi Lawal; Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq; Special Adviser on Security matters Brig. Gen. Saliu Tunde Bello (rtd); SLT Oluwatosin Agbelemose; and Special Adviser on Special Duties Yinka Aluko; during a courtesy visit byContinue Reading

Agency Report Borno Fertilizer company, recently resuscitated by Governor Babagana Umara Zulum, is set to resume production of 1,800 bags of fertilizer daily. Commissioner for agriculture and natural resources Engineer Bukar Talba announced this after a tour of the factory in Maiduguri on Thursday. “All arrangements are in place toContinue Reading

• as Gov AbdulRazaq visits victims of Oro Central Market’s fire Agency Report Kwara State will begin the upgrade and equipping of the Oro General Hospital within the next quarter, Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq announced on Tuesday, expanding provision of health services and ending decades of people of the area travelingContinue Reading