J. B. Yusuff... Coming after the obituary
He was very emphatic about the title of the proposed book. With flourish, he announced: “Before My Obituary.” I nearly jumped out of my seat. I was sitting opposite him in his well-furnished office on Kigoma Street, Wuse Zone 5, Abuja, that Tuesday evening. I looked at him again. He was his usual calm self,…
Ilorin court sends internet fraudster to jail
A 29-year-old Internet fraudster, Ademola Adebukola, also known as Holy Ghost, has been convicted on four counts of cheating and attempt to cheat by a Kwara State High Court in Ilorin.
Okafor brings refreshing vista to Ilorin Golf Club
The new captain of the Ilorin Golf Club, unbelievably an Igbo man, is quietly toeing the footsteps of former Governor of Kwara State, the late Muhammed Lawal, in restructuring the Ilorin Golf Club. He is Dim [Chief] Ray Okafor. Okafor, who hails from Owerri, did not really come out to play golf despite his 30…
Palliatives: Attack on Ilorin Cargo Terminal halted
Ilorin, the Kwara state capital yesterday experienced hoodlums brazenly looting food items kept as palliatives to cushion the effects of the pandemic. The incident, which occurred at the Cargo Terminal Hub of International Airport, Ilorin, saw many looters, moving in and out with the stolen food items including bags of rice, vegetable oil, noodles, seasoning,…
FG seeks partnership with institute, investors on post-harvest management
The Federal Government, on Saturday, urged stakeholders in the agricultural sector to collaborate with governments at all levels to minimise post-harvest losses of farm produce
Kwara records 4 new COVID-19 cases
The Kwara government says it has recorded four new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases in the state to 74, as of May 24.
Ifajuyigbe: Fajuyi in history & as history - Part 1
It was my late father who first stimulated my interest in the character and fate of Lt. Col. Francis Adekunle Fajuyi, shortly after the man died in the heat of the July 1966 upheaval which ultimately led the nation into genocidal anarchy for thirty long months.
Kwara governor, speaker, others walk against corruption in Ilorin
Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara State, yesterday, led a marathon anti-corruption walk across downtown Ilorin, amid renewed calls on Nigerians, especially young people