This was made known in a statement released by Folohunsho Aluko, a Director of Planning and Strategy at the Progressive Governors’ Forum (PGF).
Kwara was winning the laurels for the fourth time.
According to the statement, “Kwara topped the table of excellent performances alongside Kaduna and Lagos states at various sectors examined for the month.
The three states recorded 16 development strides across various sectors.
Kwara State had similarly topped the Forum’s achievements’ table for September, 2020; March, 2021; and November 2021.
“The entries for this edition witnessed more improvements as regards development strides collated from the Forum states in (January) 2022.
The ranking parameters cut across Economic Development; Education, Science and Technology; Health and Nutrition; Agric and Rural Development; Infrastructure; Job Creation; Empowerment and Innovation; Labour and Capacity Building; Welfare and Rehabilitation; and Art, Tourism and Culture.
Kwara State sustains lead on development performance ranking