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Ex-Unilorin VC dies at 95

The fourth Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, Prof. Adeoye Adeniyi is dead. Adeniyi was aged 95. A bulletin issued by the information office of...

Kwara HoS advises workers on routine medical check-ups

The Kwara Head of Service, Mrs Susan Oluwole, on Friday advised the workforce in the state to ensure regular medical screening for non-communicable...

Xenophobia: NANS advises youths to shun violence

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), Kwara chapter, on Thursday, implored Nigerian youths to shun violence in the face of the current...

Kwara Govt. to commence medical screening for civil servants

NNN: The Kwara Government on Tuesday said that it would commence medical outreach for its civil servants across the 16 local government areas...

FG to partner UNILORIN on agriculture

NNN: The Federal Government has expressed its readiness to partner with the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) to maximise part of the university’s 15,000...

Malaria: FG tasks healthcare workers on professionalism

The Federal Government has advised healthcare workers to be truly professional in the distribution of free mosquito nets to the general public. Prof. Olugbenga Mokuolu,...

Kwara committed to anti-malaria campaign – Governor

Gov. Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara says  his administration is committed to tackling the scourge of malaria in the state. Abdulrahman stated this during the...

Kwara Govt spends N82m on malaria-free initiative – Official

The Kwara Government has released N82 million for Malaria-Free Kwara Initiative (MFKI) expected to start across the state on Friday, August 30. Dr Rhoda Ajiboye,...

Don advocates use of tele-health system in Nigeria

Prof. Wale Suleiman, a neurosurgeon at Tulane University, New Orleans, USA, has advocated the adoption of tele-health system for optimal healthcare delivery in...

Kwara commits N232m to maternal, child health, others

Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara on Monday said that his administration has paid N232 million in counterpart funding to address maternal and child...

Unilorin professor discovers anti-cancer, anti-TB drugs, seeks commercialisation

Prof. Joshua Obaleye of the Department of Chemistry, University of Ilorin,  says his team has discovered anti-malaria, anti-cancer and anti-tuberculosis drugs that can be...

Nigeria will surmount its current security challenges–Gov. Abdulrazaq

Gov. Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara on Friday expressed the hope that the current security challenges facing the nation would soon be a thing...

Suicide: PSN tasks FG on increased awareness on mental health

The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN), has called on the Federal Government to help increase awareness on mental health illness in the country. Mr...

Polio: Kwara gov’t rounds-up IPV, Immunisation in 9 LGAs

The Kwara State Primary Health Care Development Agency (KWPHCDA) has rounded-up its Polio vaccination in the remaining nine Local Governments Areas (LGAs) of...

PSN moves to boost production of local drugs

The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has said that work-plan is already in place to ensure that Nigeria boosts its locally made drugs in...

Unilorin to begin community TV broadcasting, says V- C

The Vice-Chancellor of University of Ilorin, Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem, on Tuesday said the institution would soon start television broadcasting that would be unprecedented...

Kwara HoS reads the riot act to lateness, truancy

The Kwara Head of Service (HoS), Mrs Susan Oluwole on Tuesday warned that the Government will no longer tolerate truancy, late coming, negligence...

Unilorin NASU, SSANU join 5-day warning strike

The University of Ilorin Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU) and Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), on Monday, joined the five days...

Unilorin VC urges students to enlist in Man’ O War

  Vice-Chancellor of University of Ilorin, Prof. Sulyman Abdulkareem, has enjoined students to enlist in Man’ O War, Nigeria’s oldest uniformed volunteer organisation. The vice-chancellor...

Suicide: Dean tasks Unilorin Centre on youth rehabilitation

The Dean of Postgraduate School, University of Ilorin, Prof. Raji Bello, has urged the management of the Centre for Peace and Strategic Studies (CPSS)...

Eid-El-Kabir: Cleric cautions Muslims against slaughtering deformed animals

A Muslim Cleric, Jimoh Abdulwahab has advised adherents against slaughtering deformed animals for Sallah. Abdulwahab of Nurulhudda Islamic Centre, Ilorin gave the advice in an...

Don urges farmers to use bio-pesticides for pest control company

Prof. Ojo Fatoba, the Department of Plant Biology, University of Ilorin has advised farmers to use bio-pesticides instead of harmful chemicals in the control...

Kwara governor seeks cooperation of residents in tackling polio

Gov. Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara on Tuesday in Ilorin called on the people of the state to assist government in tackling the transmission of...

Don urges Kwara govt. to implement disability bill

Dr. Biola Adimula, a lecturer at the Centre for Peace and Strategic Studies (CPSS), University of Ilorin, has urged the Kwara Government to implement...