Senate Rejects N75,000 COVID-19 Test Fee For Int’l Flight

The Senate has cautioned relevant stakeholders in the health sector against killing the nation’s economy by adopting foreign methods of fighting COVID-19 pandemic. Senate’s admonition against imported measures of fighting COVID-19 came from the co-chairman of the Senate Joint Committee on Health and Aviation, Senator Smart Adeyemi (APC, Kogi West), during an interactive session with […]

Prof Akinwale’s legacy lives on, says Kwara Governor

By Kehinde Akinpelu, ilorinKwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq on Monday described the death of famous thespian, playwright and academic Professor Ayo Akinwale as painful and an irreplaceable loss to the academia and the Nollywood industry. Professor Akinwale, a gifted orator, was until his death a senior lecturer in the Department of Performing Arts of the University […]

FG hails Kwara Gov over social investment programme

By Emmanuel Kehinde, IlorinFederal Government has commended Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq over the state’s social investment programme, hailing him for pushing through the safety net with appreciable improvements on the model that was understudied from the presidency.Uzoma Nwagba, chief operating officer of the Government Enterprise Empowerment Programme (GEEP), said in a commendation letter to […]

FG hails Kwara Gov over social investment programme

By Emmanuel Kehinde, IlorinFederal Government has commended Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq over the state’s social investment programme, hailing him for pushing through the safety net with appreciable improvements on the model that was understudied from the presidency.Uzoma Nwagba, chief operating officer of the Government Enterprise Empowerment Programme (GEEP), said in a commendation letter to […]

Kwara Govt presents appointment letters to seven Traditional Rulers

 By Emmanuel Kehinde, Ilorin.The Kwara State Government on Monday presented letters of appointment to seven newly appointed 3rd Class and 4th Class Traditional Rulers. The official presentation followed the approval by Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq after the ratification of same by the Kwara State Council of Chiefs. The newly appointed Royal Fathers include Oba Ezekiel Ajibola Omobanjo as […]

SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY, RT. HON. (DR) SIMON BAKO LALONG, KSGG, EXECUTIVE GOVERNOR OF PLATEAU STATE AT THE LAUNCH OF PLATEAU STATE CONTRIBUTORY HEALTHCARE MANAGEMENT AGENCY (PLASCHEMA) & FLAG OFF OF ENROLMENT INTO THE STATE SOCIAL HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME

15TH SEPTEMBER 2020.Protocol1. This is a special day for Plateau State as we make history with yet another important aspect of our Rescue Mission in the health sector. It therefore gives me great pleasure to officially launch the Plateau State Contributory Healthcare Management Agency (PLASCHEMA).2. By this launch, we are equally commencing the enrolment of […]