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29 Mar 2021
Dare Babarinsa’s piece about Ilorin, which he titled “Ilorin and the crisis of identity,” read our history, evolution, and coming to being, from the narrow prism of ethnicity
17 Mar 2021
The Police Command in Kwara has restored peace and order after violence erupted on Wednesday in some of the Mission grant-aided schools over the use of Hijab by Muslim female students.
17 Mar 2021
There was a violent protest in Ilorin, Kwara State capital, on Wednesday morning after school officials at Baptist School, Surulere, prevented female students wearing hijab from entering the school. The decision to bar the Muslim students from entering the school on Wednesday despite government decision did not go down well with some parents, leading to…
20 Feb 2021
Kwara State Government has directed immediate temporary closure of some grant-aided schools in Ilorin, the state capital, pending resolution of the Hijab question in the schools.
10 Feb 2021
Telecommunications Company, 9mobile, has launched its 4G Long-Term Evolution (LTE) network in the city of Ilorin, Kwara State.
24 Jan 2021
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,…
21 Jan 2021
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.
26 Dec 2020
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Kwara, on Friday, confirmed that at least 10 persons lost their lives in an accident along Idofian-Ilorin road.
20 Nov 2020
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…
24 Oct 2020
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,…
19 Oct 2020
The Police Command in Kwara State has debunked the alleged involvement of its personnel in the disruption of the #EndSARS protest, held in Ilorin on Sunday.
21 Sep 2020
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


The Nigeria Data Protection Bureau (NDPB) has commenced investigation into allegations of data breach by Guarantee Trust and Zenith Banks.
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*Blames national assembly for country’s rising debt woes *Says reckless borrowing responsible for Nigeria’s policy challenges *Plans orientation exercise for 10th National Assembly Civil Society Organizations, (CSOs) have raised concern over Nigeria’s rising debt profile describing it a ‘debt trap’ already worsening the country’s crisis ridden economy and costing the nation its foreign assets. The…
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Australian Open champion Aryna Sabalenka climbed to second in the new WTA rankings released on Monday after claiming her first Grand Slam title as Poland's Iga Swiatek retained top spot.
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A political group, National Integrated Movement (ANIM), in collaboration with Kaura Pressure Group (KPG), has begun mobilising grassroots support for candidates of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Kebbi.
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Officials of the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) can stand as prosecution witnesses in bribery cases, an FCT High Court ruled on Monday.