Sunday, 3rd December 2023


28 Nov
The University of Ilorin (UNILORIN ) has announced the introduction of paternity leave for its male staff.
24 Nov
The University of Ilorin (UNILORIN), says its registration for the 2023/24 Post-UTME Screening exercise which started on Nov. 23 will end on Dec. 3. Mr Mansur Alfanla, Registrar of the University, said in a press statement on Friday that the institution had invited all candidates, who had applied for admission into the University to the…
6 Nov
Level 400 students of Adult Education Department of University of Ilorin (Unilorin) have reconstructed the abandoned borehole serving Tanke Oke-Odo community of Ilorin South Local Government Area of Kwara. Mr Oladejo Abiodun, the President of Adult and Primary Education Students’ Association, Unilorin, told newsmen on Sunday that the project was a fieldwork and Community Development…
26 Oct
Son of a police officer in Ogun State and a petty trader woman, Fasasi Abdulbasit, has emerged the best graduate in the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) Faculty of Veterinary Medicine for the 2021/2022 academic session. to be inducted yesterday at the school's main auditorium.
19 Oct
UNIVERSITY of Ilorin (UNILORIN) has stated its readiness to convoke 25,234 students this weekend during its 2020/2021 and 2021/2022 combined convocation ceremonies. The Vice Chancellor, Prof. Wahab Olasupo Egbewole, who disclosed this, yesterday, during a media briefing at the institution’s auditorium, said 14,477 students would convoke in the 2020/2021 academic session, while on the other…
16 Oct
The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN), Prof. Wahab Olasupo Egbewole (SAN) has applauded Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara State for directing relevant state agencies to open the Tanke Flyover from tomorrow up till 23rd October 2023 for seamless traffic along the University Road. Egbewole, who gave the commendation in a statement by the…
13 Oct
Prof. Munirdeen Ijaiya of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Ilorin (UNILORIN), says he has invented a surgical procedure for the treatment of Vesico Vaginal Fistula (VVF).
10 Oct
Prof. Adelani Tijani, a Professor of Nursing Science at the Federal University, Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE), has pleaded with nurses to stay and to continue with other healthcare workers to provide adequate healthcare services in the country. Tijani made the call in Ilorin while speaking at the 6th Professional Induction and Admission Ceremony for the 75 new…
9 Oct
A don at the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) professor Oluyemisi Bolajoko Fawole has suggested heavy investment that will ensure an increase in crop production as a surest way of reducing hunger in the country. Fawole, the Dean of agriculture faculty, said this at the 242 inaugural lecture held at the school's main auditorium. While delivering…
23 Aug
The University of Ilorin, Kwara State has emerged as an African champion at the maiden edition of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) youth debate challenge held in Zambia. The University had recorded an outstanding performance in the preliminary rounds of the inaugural edition of the Africa Youth Trade debate organised by the African…
4 Aug
Professor of Ophthalmology at the College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) and Director of Computer Services and Information Technology (COMSIT), Dupe Ademola-Popoola, has been appointed as an international trustee-at-large of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.....
19 Jun
The University of Ilorin (Unilorin) on Monday announced the post of Bursar of the institution which will become vacant effective from Nov. 1.


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Five persons died and 11 injured in an auto crash involving a Nissan Caravan with Registration number GWB532XY and a Mark Truck with no registration number along Itu – Calabar road on Saturday.
12 mins ago
The Police Command in Abia has declared four school children of the same parents missing.
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'Tis the season to be joyous, and what better way to spread holiday cheer than embarking on a Christmas adventure? Whether you're heading home to be with loved ones or exploring a winter wonderland, proper preparation is the key to a stress-free and joyous journey. So, dust off your suitcase and grab your Santa hat…
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Last week, the world celebrated Antimicrobial Resistance Awareness (AMR). The goal was to raise awareness about AMR — a phenomenon where antimicrobials no longer kill or prevent the growth of the microbes they used to kill. Our bodies do an excellent job of containing viral, bacterial or fungal infections before a doctor chips in with…
42 mins ago
Following astronomical increase in prices of drugs, some residents of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have resorted to herbal concoctions commonly referred to as “Agbo” to treat various illnesses.
59 mins ago
NDLEA recovered at least eight tons of Indian hemp and 8,000 bottles of codeine in raids in Edo, Delta, Bauchi, Kaduna, Gombe, Kogi Anambra and the FCT in the last one week. Its spokesman, Mr Femi Babafemi, stated on Sunday in Abuja that operatives stormed Ujiogba Forest in Esan West Local Government Area of Edo…
1 hour ago
Ten Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) directors, heading different departments have officially retired from service, after attaining the mandatory 60 years of age, or 35 years of service.
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Star French striker Kylian Mbappe can win the Ballon d'Or in "any team", Ronaldinho told AFP Sunday, but the Brazilian would like him to win it with Paris Saint-Germain, "a big club".
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French prosecutors have launched an investigation into a "terrorist plot" after a man known to the authorities as a radical Islamist with mental health troubles stabbed a tourist to death and wounded two other people in central Paris at the weekend before being arrested.
2 hours ago
The United States has applauded Nigeria for the efforts it is making to bolster its economy towards ensuring sustainable growth and development.