Unilorin begins screening of 39,711 candidates for post-UTME
The University of Ilorin has begun screening for its post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) in the 2018/2019 academic session, with 39, 711 candidates taking part in the exercise. The institution’s Director of Corporate Affairs, Mr Kunle Akogun, announced this on Monday in a statement in Ilorin. He said the exercise would involve 29, 562 at…
Unilorin gets 22 new professors, 15 readers
The Governing Council of the University of Ilorin has approved the appointment of 22 new frofessors and 15 readers. The new professors, whose appointments were announced by the Registrar, Dr. (Mrs.) Folaranmi Modupe Olowoleni, at the 270th Meeting of the University Senate, are Dr. AbdulWahab O. Issa, the University Librarian; Dr. G.B. Adesiji of the…
Unilorin gets new registrar
The Governing Council of the University of Ilorin has approved the appointment of Dr Folaranmi Olowoleni as the new registrar of the institution. The Deputy Director, Corporate Affairs of the university, Mr Kunle Akogun, said this in a statement issued in Ilorin on Sunday. Akogun said that Olowoleni, who is currently a Deputy Registrar, will…
Tackling environmental challenges through scholarly research
It has been the consensus of stakeholders that to promote the protection of the natural world, continuous intellectual research and campaign on sustainable environment is a must.
ASUU asks EFCC to release report on alleged N2 billion fraud at Unilorin
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to release its findings on the alleged N2billion naira fraud at the University of Ilorin. The University of Ibadan chapter of ASUU made the appeal in a statement by its Coordinator, Dr. Ade Adejumo. The statement was titled: “Impunity…
University of Ilorin rejects terrorist tag
The authorities of University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) yesterday denounced the toga of terrorism allegedly slammed on the institution by the Chairman of University of Ibadan chapter of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Dr Ayodeji Omole.
ASUU condemns sack of UNILORIN union leader
The ASUU, which called on the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, to wade into the crisis before it balloons into the 2001 sack of 49 lecturers in the university, vowed to resist this unlawful termination of appointment of its chairperson.
ASUU: UNILORIN opts out, says it didn’t get notice
University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) has opted out of the exercise, saying the national leadership of the union was yet to lift its year 2001 severance proclamation against the local ASUU.
UNILORIN don wins N1.5m Ayo Ogunye research grant
Familoni said his committee had advertised for the programme, calling for young researchers in the field of Chemical Engineering whose innovation could be addressed with about N1.5 million.