far as one knows, no court in the United States of America has ever issued an injunction against the Congress, restraining it from summoning any person or preventing it from concluding any proceedings before it. In the United Kingdom, this phenomenon is even unthinkable. Emeritus Professor Ben Nwabueze, SAN has also cited numerous African and Commonwealth countries where this practice of stopping parliament through court injunctions is also unheard of. 31-January-2019
As Christians the world over celebrates Easter, the Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad has enjoined them to internalise the lessons learnt during the Lent period by ensuring it impacted on their daily lives.
A member representing Irepodun Constituency in the Kwara State House of Assembly, Hon. Mathew Olaitan Babaoye, has said he has expended over N2million on empowerment programmes for people cutting across the 11 Wards of his constituency.
Chairman, All Progressives Congress, Kwara North Senatorial District, Alhaji Isiaka Oniwa says in the history of Moro Local Government , Hon. Matthew Okedare representing Lanwa/Ejidongari Constituency in the State House of Assembly has set a standard for those coming behind.
Worried by the plight of children at the Nigeria Prison Service Borstal Training Institution, Ilorin, the Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad says it is incumbent on every stakeholder to ensure that the children are well rehabilitated and reintegrated back to the society.
Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad has challenged youths in the state to put their God-given talents into positive things that would guarantee their future and have lasting impact in the society.
The Kwara State House of Assembly, has called on the people of the State ,especially Parents and Guardians to ensure that their children and wards within the age of 9 months and 5 years immunize against measles in the forth coming vaccination programme holding between 1st and 13th of next month in the state. 08-March-2018
Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad says that the House will liaise with the Executive to ensure that the old glory of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Orientation Camp in Yikpata, Edu Local Government Area is restored in no distant time. 08-March-2018
The Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Dr Ali Ahmad, has commended the State Governor, Alhaji Abdul Fatah Ahmed, for signing the State Urban and Regional Planning Bill 2017 into Law, saying that the prompt assent to the Law has ushered in a new dawn in the State.
As parts of his efforts to encourage youths in entrepreneurship, the Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad on Friday presented a 10 KVA generator worth Two Hundred and Eighty Thousand Naira (N280, 000) to Mr. Tunde Sanni, a Laundry Man operating at Taiwo Isale in Ilorin. 06-March-2018
The Kwara State House of Assembly has canvased the establishment of National Teachers Service Commission, by the federal government, to make payment of Teachers salaries first line charge, in the ongoing Constitutional amendment, to permanently address the problem non payment of teachers salaries, in the Country. 09-December-2017
Disturbed by the rate at which some individuals are engaging in activities such as dealing with human parts, exhumation of corpses and ritual killings in Ilorin, the state capital, the Kwara State House of Assembly says it will work assiduously in restoring the sanctity of the Ancient City of Ilorin.
Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad has felicitated with His Royal Highness (HRH), Maimartaba Sarki Ilorin, Alhaji (Dr.) Ibrahim SuluGambari as he clocks 22 years on the throne of his forefathers today. 29-November-2017
Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad on Thursday awarded scholarship to a first class student of the Faculty of Law, University of Ilorin, Mrs Mutiat Afolabi to further her law programme at Law School. 12-November-2017
As Nigeria celebrates her 57th anniversary as an independent nation , the Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad says it is high time Nigerians subjected their leaders to accountability. 05-November-2017
The House Leader, Kwara State House of Assembly, Hon. Hassan Oyeleke, on Monday paid the school fees and donated uniforms worth N3 million to 150 indigent Secondary School Students in Offa Local government area of the state. 05-November-2017
The Deputy Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Hon. Mathew Okedare at the weekend commissioned 5 motorised boreholes worth N7 million he provided for the people of his Constituency, Lanwa/Ejidongari in Moro Local Government Area of Kwara State.
Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Dr. Ali Ahmad has suggested that Nigerian Justice System should introduce sanctions to deal with lawyers that usually approach courts with "frivolous appeals", which waste a lot of time and delay justice dispensation.
The Kwara State House of Assembly, particularly the 8th Legislature, for the umpteenth time has not only proven its acumen in lawmaking business, but the members have on several occasions demonstrated to other lawmakers in Nigeria how things should be done to impact positively on the lives of their constituents. This, the 8th Assembly has done efficiently and seemingly effortlessly, through several important motions raised and bills passed in the last two years. 10-August-2017
As part of efforts at reducing pressure of the naira, diversify the nation's economy and strengthening production of locally made materials, members of the Kwara State House of Assembly have unanimously set aside every last Wednesday of the month, to showcase and market the indigenous materials in the legislative premises. 09-August-2017
The Kwara State House of Assembly has called on the State Government to convene an emergency meeting with Stakeholders in the state, with a view to resolving issues, relating to outstanding payment from the Paris Club refund of N5.1bn. 04-August-2017
Indigenes of Afon Community in Asa Local Government Area of Kwara State have commended the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad for his efforts towards the on-going construction of Afon- Aboto -Oyo Boundary road. 04-August-2017
The Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Dr. Ali Ahmad has charged Political Office holders to shun penchant for the empowerment of their constituents with motorcycles and other similar tools. 24-July-2017
The Kwara State House of Assembly has eulogised the initiative of members of Igbomina in North America over the donation of two new state- of art Ambulances to the state government, for effective health care delivery service in the State. 20-July-2017
The British High Commissioner, Mr. Paul Arkwright says the United Kingdom will be willing to collaborate with the Kwara State House of Assembly in deepening Constitutional democracy in Nigeria. 13-July-2017
If the truth must be said, it is true to a large extent that most of the Houses of Assembly are rubber stamps to the executive. We have seen it and that posture is not good. That is where we are in Nigeria today. Sometimes, when you look at these state Assemblies, you believe that the legislators are just wasting time and functionally, they are not doing what the constitution expects from them. 12-July-2017
Following the commencement of Ramadan, the Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad has congratulated Muslim faithful, enjoining them to use the period to offer prayers for themselves and the nation at large. 24-June-2017
Stakeholders in hospitality business in Kwara State have unanimously raised serious issues with the State Hotel Occupancy and Restaurant Consumption Bill 2017, saying that the proposed law amount to double taxation. 29-May-2017
Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad has commiserated with Mallam Yusuf Olaolu Ali, SAN over the demise of his father, Alhaji Bisiriyu Olaolu Ali who died at the weekend. 23-May-2017
The Kwara State House of Assembly has praised the Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki and the Speaker, House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara for their steadfastness in championing the course of good goverance, transparency , people oriented and practicable 2017 budget 22-May-2017
The Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Dr. Ali Ahmad has pledged the readiness of the House to support the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) to ensure that Kwarans embrace the use of speed limit device in order to reduce accidents on the highway. 20-May-2017
Deputy Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Hon. Mathew Okedare has stated the need for parents and guardians to encourage their wards to engage in sporting activities in order to assist their physical and mental development. 15-May-2017
In what may as well be the most densely legislative week in the history of the legislature in Kwara State, the KWSHA has opened its doors to the generality of the public for two weeks between May 15 and 26, to voice their support, reservation, objection or even rejection of a total of 11 Bills that are being considered for passage. 12-May-2017
The Kwara State House of Assembly has called on the Kwara State Government to urgently come to the aid of victims of rainstorm in Ilorin West, Ilorin South, Asa, Ifelodun and Patigi Local Government Areas of the State, through relevant government's agency. 11-May-2017
The lawmaker representing the good people of Ilorin West/North Constituency at the Kwara State House of Assembly, Hon. Abdulrahman Abdulrafiu yesterday gave one hundred and twenty (120) of his constituents free Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) forms with full computer based test (CBT) training. 10-May-2017
No fewer than 150 beneficiaries drawn from Kwara Central and Kwara North Senatorial Districts have benefited from donations of food items and cash from the Speaker of Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad. 20-April-2017
The Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad has emphasised the need for governments and individuals in the society to come to assist the Vigilante Group of Nigeria (VGN) in it's activities. 16-April-2017
There was a mild drama prior to the debate on the motion for the presentation of report of the Public Account Committee on the Activities and Performance of the Office of Auditor-General as the seconder of the motion by the rule of the House, shall be the Minority Leader. 16-March-2017
Dr. Ali Ahmad, the Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, since his foray into active politics some years back has spent the last six
years in the task of making laws for good governance... 08-March-2017
Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad has challenged the Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) to collaborate with the Federal, State and Local Governments in order to reconstruct the economy... 20-February-2017
The Kwara State House of Assembly on Tuesday summoned Secretary to the State Government (SSG), and Chairman, Kwara State lnternal Revenue Service (KWIRS) over observed irregularities in the recent military and paramilitary recruitments. 02-February-2017
The Deputy Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Hon. Mathew Okedare has on Saturday being turbanned as the Jagaban of Okuta in Baruten Local Government Area of the State by the Emir, Alhaji Idris Abubakar Shero Kperogi Afoni 23-January-2017
The Kwara State House of Assembly has deferred its approval on the construction of shops around Water Reservoir in G R A Ilorin till the state government comes up with a policy on the status of the Water Reservoir... 12-December-2016
The Kwara State House of Assembly has urged the State Governor Alhaji Abdul Fatah Ahmed to direct the state Commissioner for Finance and Accountant General to commence regular disbursement of all accounts 12-December-2016
Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad has hailed the decision of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to select the former minister of sports, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi as its new Spokesperson as the best for the party.
The Kwara State Governor Alhaji Abdul Fatah Ahmed has sought the approval of the State House of Assembly to access N1b CBN Commercial Agriculture Credit Scheme facility from the Union Bank PLC. 01-December-2016
The Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad has reiterated his support for the growth and development of sports in the state, saying that it is a great avenue to reduce vices in the society.... 22-November-2016
The Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Dr. Ali Ahmad, says for the nation's hard-won democracy to move forward, the practice of neutralizing constitutional powers of the legislature must stop.... 19-November-2016
Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad would on Monday delivered a paper titled "The Legislature in an Emerging Democracy Challenges and Prospects" at the maiden annual birthday lecture series organised in honour of Professor Epiphany Azinge, SAN... 14-November-2016
The Speaker of Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad has felicitated with the Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Ibrahim SuluGambari as he marked his 21st year anniversary on the throne... 12-November-2016
The Kwara State House of Assembly has directed its Committee on Energy, Works and Transport to liaise with the Federal Controller of Works for update on the reconstruction of the collapsed Moro bridge as contained in the budget... 09-November-2016
The Kwara State House of Assembly has directed its joint Committees on Public Accounts/Finance and Appropriation/Commerce, Industry and Cooperative to investigate the alleged mismanagement leading to non payment of salaries of Staff of Kwara Hotels for six months... 03-November-2016
Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad has said that it is incumbent on every Nigerian to put aside their ethnic differences, religious or political affiliation in order to make the country work...
The Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad in a bid to complement the state government efforts on the provision of qualitative healthcare delivery services on Tuesday commissioned Isale-Asa Cottage Hospital for the community's benefit and it's environs...
Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad has stressed the need for government to stamp out all forms of abuse against the children with thorough implementation of the Child Rights Act. 03-November-2016
A member representing Patigi Constituency at the Kwara State House of Assembly, Hon. Shuaib Ahmed Abdulkadir has appealed to the State Government to come to his constituents aid through provision of palliative measures on Patigi- Gbugbu road... 03-November-2016
The Deputy Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly, Hon. Mathew Okedare said that the removal of fuel subsidy by the Federal Government was not done to add more pains to sufferings of the citizens.
The attention of the Kwara State House of Assembly has been drawn to a publication in some news media suggesting that the picture of President Muhammadu Buhari is not displayed in the Assembly complex.
The Speaker of Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad has commiserated with victims of the rail accident which occurred at Jebba Bridge in Moro Local Government Area of the state.
The Speaker of the Kwara State House of Assembly Dr. Ali Ahmad has commended the Federal Government for responding to the yearnings of the people of Kwara and Niger States in resuming work on the abandoned rehabilitation of Ilorin-Jebba highway.
The Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad said it is high time the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) rescue the nation's judiciary, which he described as being on 'trial'. 06-May-2016
The Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad has condoled the family of Barrister Abdullateef Jiddah who passed on at the early hours of Tuesday in Ilorin, describing his death as sudden and tragic.
Gbabiabidun Community in Balogun-Fulani Ward III, Ilorin South Local Government Area of Kwara State has appreciated the Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Ali Ahmad for his support to the development and advancement of the area.... 26-April-2016
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has fixed May 21, 2016 for the conduct of the bye-election into the Kwara State House of Assembly seat in Oke Ero Local Government Area following the death of the former occupant in February....