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Gov AbdulRazaq Has Done Incredibly Well Within His Short Time In Office – Dr Liman

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The Kwara state governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has been commended for his giant strides in the area of infrastructural development by the Controller-General of Federal Fire Service, Dr Liman Ibrahim.

The commendation came when the CG, Dr Liman Ibrahim in company of top officials of the Kwara state ministry of Works and Transportation led by the Permanent Secretary Dr Yusuf Garba paid the governor a courtesy visit at the state house.

Dr Liman lauded the governor on his recovery plans saying it is evident in his approach to governance that he has the best interest of the people of Kwara state at heart. He expressed delight over Gov AbdulRazaq’s administration renovation of the Kwara state Fire Service office along Unity road which was in a state never to behold but yet abandoned by the last administration despite the important role men of the service play in securing live and properties in the state over the years.

The team which comprises of the Director Civil Engineer Kwara state Ministry of Works and Transport, Engr. Biliaminu Folorunsho; DG Azogu; Permanent Secretary, Kwara State Ministry of Works and Transport, Dr. Yusuf Garba Manjo; Controller-General of Federal Fire Service, Dr I.A Liman; Controller V.O. Gbaruko and Director Fire service Kwara State, Waheed Yakubu took turn to acknowledge the governor’s vision and visible workable plans emphasizing that Governor Abdulrazaq has done incredibly well within his short time in office. They also thanked the governor for allocating land for the establishment of the proposed Federal Fire Training School and regional office for the north central to be sighted in Ilorin, the state capital a decision they will forever appreciate.

While appreciating them, AbdulRazaq promised not to relent on his drive to see that Kwara state progresses and keeps moving higher. He continued that his adminstration will fine-tune modalities that will further motivate men of the Kwara state Fire Services as the safety of lives and properties of everyone within the state remains his government topmost priority.

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Presidency Reveals Why Buhari Did Not Speak on Lekki Shooting In State Broadcast

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The Presidency, on Saturday disclosed why President Muhammadu Buhari did not mention the Lekki toll gate shooting in his nationwide broadcast addressing the issue of #EndSARS.

Buhari’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, disclosed that his principal did not mention the shooting because it would be “premature and presumptuous.”

The Fidelinfo gathered that, Adesina, while appearing on Channels Television’s programme, Politics Today, explained that the shooting was being investigated by the military.

He said: “The Defence Headquarters issued a statement to say that it was investigating the matter. Lagos State Governor has also set up a probe panel to investigate what really happened.

“So, the President couldn’t have said anything because it would be premature and presumptuous while investigation is ongoing.

“It is after investigation has been concluded that he can speak on the matter.”

Buhari had received some backlash from Nigerians over his silence on the Lekki shooting recorded carried out by soldiers.

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Curfew: Kwara Govt Exempts Essential Workers

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The Kwara state government has exempted essential workers from the 24-hour curfew in the state.

The state government said the exempted essential workers are media workerse, bankers, health workers and others.

The Fidelinfo gathered that development was contained in a statement made available by Harriet Afolabi-Oshatimehin, Hon. Commissioner for Communications

The statement reads:

“This is to exempt persons who qualify as essential workers from the 24-hour curfew declared by Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq.

“Those covered in the exemption are health workers; media workers (journalists); petrol station workers; bankers. Such persons would only be accorded such privilege if they present their valid (work place) identity cards identifying them as such.

“The government regrets the inconvenience the curfew may cause the citizenry but it is necessary to maintain law and order at this critical time.

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UPDATED: Kwara Gov, AbdulRazaq Imposes Curfew In Ilorin

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The Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has imposes a curfew in the state capital starting from 12 midnight on Friday.

The Fidelinfo gathered that the governor made the announcement while addressing the state on Friday.

The curfew becomes necessary as thugs invades government warehouse and looted palliatives and relief materials.

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