UNILORIN undergraduates urged to embrace exercise as lifestyle
Students of the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) have been advised to regularly workout and engage in other fitness activities so as to enjoy a healthy lifestyle.
‘Why students should cultivate entrepreneurial mind-set’
To reduce the burden of unemployment, Chairman, Unilorin Alumni, Lagos Chapter, Debo Atunwa, has harped on the need for students to have entrepreneurial mind-sets.
Buhari warns lecturers against sex-for-grades
President Muhammadu Buhari has said that henceforth any lecturer implicated in sex-for-marks or other immoral acts in the educational institutions “will serve the stiffest punishment under the law.”
UNILORIN denies stripping graduands
University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) has debunked reports that the vice-chancellor “suddenly canceled and stripped graduands off (sic) their gowns.” The Director of Corporate Affairs, Mr. Kunle Akogun, said...
Dress code and search for moral sanity on campuses
Academic scholarship is waning in many Nigerian universities as students and teachers are caught in the web of corruption and cheating. Thrown into that mix is the burden of deciding for students what they wear and when, writes Head, Education Desk, IYABO LAWAL. Like a caryatid, the bent figure revealed rotund buttocks as the transparent…
UNILORIN wins national debate contest
University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) has won this year’s edition of the Masters’ Round Debate Tournament, the fifth in the series, held at University of Calabar (UNICAL).
Unilorin arrests three suspected miscreants
The University of Ilorin says its security operatives have arrested three suspected miscreants who have been terrorising the university community for some time now. According to the University of Ilorin Bulletin issued on Monday, the arrest was made on Feb. 22 after the University Security Patrol Team raided the hoodlums while operating in one of…
‘Why Nigerian universities can’t attract foreign students, lecturers’
A renowned playwright, Prof. Olufemi Obafemi, has attributed the inability of Nigerian universities to attract students and lecturers from around the world to the decay in the country’s educational sector.
UNILORIN to enforce dress code on students, staff
The University of Ilorin says it has constituted a committee to look into the modalities for the enforcement of a dress code for members of staff and students of the institution. Dr Rasheed Jimoh, the Dean of the Faculty of Communication and Information Sciences (CIS) made this known in a statement made available to newsmen…