Tag: Ilorin

Kwara Government Clears The Air on Aviation College’s Leave-Without-Pay Directive to Workers

Henry Solomon- April 28, 2020

The Kwara Government on Tuesday,  said it had reversed the state’s Aviation College’s leave-without-pay directive to workers. Hajiya Sa’adatu Modibbo-Kawu, Commissioner for Tertiary Education, Science ... Read More

MDCAN Withdraws Service from Medical Education

Henry Solomon- February 26, 2020

The Medical and Dental Consultants’ Association of Nigeria (MDCAN), University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), have announced the withdrawal of their services from medical education ... Read More

Unilorin Vows to Prosecute Illegal Farmers, Herders

Henry Solomon- July 2, 2019

The University of Ilorin in Kwara says it will henceforth prosecute illegal farmers and herders apprehended on its property. Prof. Bolaji Sule, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, ... Read More

Lawmaker urges religious leaders to promote campaign against hate speech, corruption

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 23, 2018

A member of House of Representatives, Mr. Raheem Olawuyi, has called on religious leaders to promote the campaign against hate speech and corruption. Olawuyi represents ... Read More

Kwara by-Election Peaceful But Witnessed Low Voters’ Turnout

Henry Solomon- November 17, 2018

The Ekiti/Irepodun/Isin/Oke-Ero by-election in Kwara State on Saturday witnessed low voters’ turnout with few cases of card reader malfunctioning, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) ... Read More

Police Nab 8 Suspects With 11 Human Skulls In Kwara

Abdul Jimoh- October 17, 2018

The Nigeria Police Force on Wednesday said it had arrested eight suspected ritual killers, including a woman with 11 human skulls in Ilorin, Kwara. Acting ... Read More

Agency Threatens Removal of Illegal Political Billboards in Kwara

Henry Solomon- September 17, 2018

The Kwara Signage and Advertisement Agency has threatened to remove billboards of any political office seekers erected in various parts of the state without payment ... Read More

Kwara United Boss Urges Coach to Refrain from Sentiments in Recruitment

Henry Solomon- September 4, 2018

The Chairman of Kwara United FC of Ilorin, Oladimeji Thompson, has urged the coach of the club, Abubakar Bala, to refrain from sentiments while recruiting ... Read More

We have Seen Dividends of Democracy, Chief Tells Minister

AMT Tanimu- August 17, 2018

Segun Adeyemi, Jebba: The Ba’ale of Bode Saa'du in Moro Local Government Area of Kwara State, Barrister Bola Yusuf, has hailed the Federal Government for ... Read More

Buhari will not share money – Mohammed

admin- August 17, 2018

Buhari’s administration not to share money – Mohammed inspects projects, Information and culture minisrer Lai Mohammed has warned that President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration is not ... Read More

Offa Robbery: Group supports Police investigation of Saraki

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 8, 2018

A political group, Yaman Peace Frontier (YPF), says it supports the Nigeria Police investigation of Senate President Bukola Saraki in connection with the April 5 ... Read More

Kwara State Governor’s Wife Moves To Stop Open Defecation

Henry Solomon- November 17, 2017

In a bid to stop open defecation in Kwara, the Wife of the Governor, Mrs. Omolewa Ahmed, has built two toilets in the central market ... Read More

Kwara Government Has Implemented 71% of 2017 Budget – State Official

Henry Solomon- November 6, 2017

Kwara State Government says it has so far implemented 71 percent of its 2017 budget. Alhaji Wasiu Odewale, the State Commissioner for Planning and Economic ... Read More

Unilorin VC Pledges to Hand-Over Better University to Successor

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 15, 2017

Prof. Abdul Ganiyu Ambali, Vice-Chancellor, University of Ilorin, has pledged to hand over a better institution than he inherited five years ago, to his successor. ... Read More

Kwara State Government Dismisses Alleged Shut Down Of State Radio

Henry Solomon- July 24, 2017

The Kwara State Government has described as completely untrue and an attempt to misinform the public, a story making the rounds on social media platforms ... Read More

Saraki Lauds Court Judgement Against Sahara Reporters

Henry Solomon- June 30, 2017

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, on Thursday commended the judgment of an Ilorin High Court that ruled that the publisher of the online news platform, Sahara ... Read More

Paediatrician Cautions Against Using Palm Oil As Poison Antidote

Abdul Jimoh- March 29, 2017

Palm Oil NAN, Dr Gbemisola Boyede, a consultant paediatrician at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), has cautioned against the practice of using palm oil ... Read More

Cleric Advises Religious Leaders To Preach Peace, Not Violence

Abdul Jimoh- March 28, 2017

Cleric Advised Religious Leaders To Preach Peace NAN, Abuja; Pastor Sanya Olufemi of Glory of Christ Assembly Fate, Ilorin, has advised religious leaders to preach ... Read More

Nigerian Senate Replies Amaechi On Approval of Foreign Loan

AMT Tanimu- February 8, 2017

Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi, Abuja: The Senate today (Wednesday) directed Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi to withdraw the statement he made in Ilorin on Monday during ... Read More

Gwandu Emirates Council Honors 1st Female Professor of Maths from the Northwest & Others

Suleiman Idris- January 27, 2017

Eminent personalities who have made significant contribution in Exemplary Leadership, Islamic Scholarship and Extraordinary Service to humanity were celebrated today at the 7th Abdullahi Fodio ... Read More