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Nigerians are reluctant to buy local rice —– sellers in Ilorin...

Rice sellers in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital have expressed worry over the reluctance of consumers to buy locally produced rice. Some rice sellers...

Court sentences internet fraudster to 6 months imprisonment in Ilorin

A Kwara High Court sitting in Ilorin on Tuesday sentenced Tomiwa Adepoju  to six months imprisonment for internet fraud. The trial judge, Justice Sikiru...

500 women screened for breast cancer in Ilorin

No fewer than 500 women have benefited from a free-breast-cancer screening in Ilorin in order to curb its prevalence.   Dr Yemisi Adeyeye, the Medical...

Ilorin residents express divergent views on Buhari’s tribunal victory 

Residents of Ilorin on Thursday expressed mixed feelings on the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Election Petition Tribunal. While some of...

EFCC arrests 5 internet fraud suspects in Ilorin

The  Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested five persons over alleged cases of internet fraud and other fraud-related offences.   Mr Wilson Uwujaren, Head...

Police dismiss reports of bank robbery in Ilorin

The Kwara Police Command says it has arrested a man suspected to be of unsound mind for allegedly disrupting business activities at a...

Kaduna Cricket Association kicks over disqualification of players at Youth Games

  The Kaduna State Cricket Association on Tuesday kicked against the disqualification of its players at the...

Police volleyball team targets playing in 2020 premier league

Taiwo Oladipupo, coach of the Nigeria Police Super Force female volleyball team, on Monday said the team would work hard to earn promotion into...

Kwara govt. pledges to prioritise education, human capacity building

The Kwara Government on Monday in Ilorin restated its commitment  to  prioritise education and capacity building of the people to drive development at...

Sport: Gov. Sanwo-Olu’s 100 days in office fulfilling, says LSSC

The Director-General, Lagos State Sports Commission (LSSC), Oluwatoyin Gafar, on Monday said that the 100 days of Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s administration had been...

Traders in Ilorin want govt’s intervention in wastes management

Some traders in Ilorin have called on the state government to intervene to ensure effective waste management for a safe environment in the community. Some...

Saudi Arabia donates books to Unilorin library

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has donated a total of 142 books, with 76 volumes each on 20 different subject areas to the University...

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...

(Re issued) 2019 Elections: Large number of parties creates logistic challenges

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said that the  large number of political parties that participated in the 2019 general elections...

No donor targets oral health in Nigeria – Expert

No donor targets oral health in Nigeria – Expert Oral health Ilorin, April 16, 2019 Prof. Tanimola Akande, Department of Epidemiology, University of Ilorin Teaching...

Judge transfers internet fraud case to registrar

  Fraud Ilorin, April 16, 2019 Justice Sikiru Oyinloye of a Kwara State High Court, Ilorin, on Tuesday returned the case of internet fraud involving...

Rainstorm sacks Kwara Lawmakers from offices

Rainstorm sacks Kwara lawmakers from offices Rainstorm Ilorin, April 16. 2019 No fewer than five offices belonging to Kwara state [awmakers, a part of the...

Badminton umpires association concludes training, upgrade of members

Badminton Ilorin, April 16, 2019 A four-day training to uplift no fewer than 58 badminton umpires and upgrade them has been concluded in Ilorin,...

FRSC trains officers, public on trauma handling in Kwara

FRSC trains officers, public on trauma handling in Kwara Training Ilorin, April 15, 2019 Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Kwara Sector Command, in collaboration with...

UNICEF engages Kwara govt. on intervention programmes for children

  Intervention Ilorin, April 15, 2019 The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), says it will engage the Kwara government on necessary intervention programmes for children...

Court remands 2 friends for allegedly gang raping19 year – old...

Rape Ilorin, April 15, 2019 An Ilorin Magistrates’ Court on Monday ordered that two friends, who allegedly raped a 19-year-old woman be remanded in...

Health: Scientist to reward reported cases of guinea-worm outbreak in Nigeria

Guinea worm Ilorin, April 15, 2019 A Medical Scientist, Prof. Luke Edungbola, has pledged to reward anyone who reports any case of guninea-worm disease...

APC clears Kwara South Senatorial District, State House of Assembly polls

Election Omu-Aran (Kwara) March 10, 2019 Candidates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have won all the seats in Kwara Assembly elections in South...

Buhari’s re-election signifies end to money  politics– APC chieftain

Politics Ilorin, March 10, 2019 A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kwara, Mallam Saliu Mustapha, says the victory of President Muhammadu...