Group commends KWHA over probe of Harmony Holdings

BY HALIMAT MOHAMMED The Secretary of the Amalgamated Union of Public Corporation, Civil Service Technical and Recreational Employees (AUPCTRE) in Kwara State, Comrade Saliu Suleiman, has commended the leadership of the Kwara State House of Assembly over the on-going investigation of the activities of the Harmony Holdings Limited. In a statement made available to ROYAL […]

2017 JAMB: UNILORIN tops with 104,038 applicants (SEE DETAILS)

The University of Ilorin, UNILORIN, has emerged the 2017 university of first choice applicants selected in this year’s Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) examination. In a new report by the Economic Confidential based on data obtained by JAMB, UNILORIN has the highest applications with 104,038 applicants. The figure represents nearly 10 percent of the […]

Emir of Ilorin urge Pilgrims to pray for Nigerians

BY ABDULLAHI AHMED The Emir of Ilorin and Chairman, Kwara State Traditional Council, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, has admonished Nigerians to always imbibe the spirit of togetherness in other to tackle the current economic woes. The Emir in a statement signed on Thursday by the National Secretary of Shehu Alimi Foundation for Peace and Development, Mallam […]

What Igbo Governors told Nnamdi Kanu will surprise you

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, and his followers met with the governors of the Southeast today (Wednesday) at the Government House, Enugu, to discuss matters bordering Biafra. The governors, according to what we learnt, expressed their concern with IPOB, but wanted them to treat issues with flexibility, saying their […]

Power failure at Int’l airport grounds activities

Power outage grounds activities at Murtala Muhammed International Airport Lagos The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has formally apologised to Nigerians over the power failure that interrupted business at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, (MMIA), Lagos. The power failure at the airport grounded activities for more than one hour before the battle to restore […]

Ondo chokes with heavy inherited debt

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu: unveils debt burden of Ondo state With a heavy inherited debt of N220.58 billion, Gov. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, has advised against acts that could aggravate deeper economic crisis. Akeredolu said his administration inherited a debt burden of N220.58 billion at its inception. He unveiled the situation of the treasury at […]

ASUU Strike: FEC appoints Osinbajo as “Chief Negotiator’’

ASUU Strike: FEC appoints Osinbajo as “Chief Negotiator’’ By Ismaila Chafe The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has assigned Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo to henceforth chair the concluding part of the ongoing negotiation between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU). ASUU, an umbrella association of lecturers in the nation’s universities, is demanding […]