Kwara State

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Civic heraldry of Nigeria


Arms of Kwara State

Official blazon


The arms were adopted on May 29, 2012.

The cassava leaves and tractor symbolise the strength in local agriculture, the tourism potential is represented by the river, the cowries depict Kwarans' age-long reputation for commerce whie the antelope represents the peaceful disposition as a people.

Literature: Information obtained from Kwara State council

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