Kwara Poly’s tuition fees not increased —-Ajeigbe

The Kwara State government on Tuesday debunked the allegation that there is hike in the tuition fee of the Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin. ROYAL NEWS reports that the institution was said to have allegedly introduced a new tuition fee of N75, 000 as against N58, 000 charged the students last session. Speaking with journalists, the […]

Gunmen kidnap nurse in Gombe, demand N10m ransom

  The abductors of a nurse working at a cottage hospital in Dadin- Kowa town of Gombe State, Mr Ephraim Ajuji, are demanding N10m ransom. The daughter of the victim, Miss Mary Ephraim on Tuesday told newsmen in Dadin-Kowa town of Yamaltu-Deba Local Government area that the kidnappers threatened to kill her father if the […]

Businessman docked for alleged forgery of Sokoto State Govt’s documents  

An Ilorin based businessman, Joseph Oyejuwon, was on Tuesday arraigned before an Ilorin Magistrates’ Court over an alleged forgery of Sokoto State Government’s contract document and issuing of dud cheque.   The accused was arraigned before Magistrate Nurudeen Adeyanju on a three count charge of forgery, issuance of dud cheque and obtaining property by false […]

2, 045 Corps members to pass out Thursday in Kwara  

A total number of 2, 045 Corps members are expected to pass out from the National Youth Service Corps scheme after completing their mandatory one year national service in Kwara State.    A release from NYSC Public Relations Officer (PRO), Oladipo Morakinyo on Tuesday in Ilorin said the ceremony will be devoid of any celebration. […]

Rasheed Ijaodola bags Ph.D Christian studies   

A Muslim and renown Professor of Law, Rasheed Jimoh-Ijaodola, has bagged a doctorate degree in Christian studies at the University of Ilorin.   Jimoh-Ijaodola is Professor of Law and Dean, Oba Erediauwa College of Law of Igbinedion University, Okada, Edo.   A statement signed by Mr Obajide Ilugbo, Head, Public & External Relations Unit, Office of […]

Why AfDB rejects Nigeria’s $400m loan request

The African Development Bank has called off a loan to Nigeria that would have helped fund the country’s budget, the Vice-President for Power, Energy, Climate Change and Green Growth, AfDB, Amadou Hott, has said. He said the bank would likely be redirecting the money to specific projects in Nigeria rather than give to the country […]

Maina Saga: Head of Service leaks Buhari’s secret

The Head of Service of the Federation, Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita,  has revealed how she warned President Muhammadu Buhari on the reinstatement of a former Chairman  of the Pension Reforms Commission, Mallam Abdulrasheed Maina, into the civil service. She however said the President was aware of the action. The HoS also said that her warning was […]