Tag: Ilorin

EditorOctober 19, 2017

[The Sexuality Blog] The Imams of Ilorin are worried about these new ‘strip clubs’ rocking their city

There are many things we’ve come to associate with Kwara State and Ilorin town in particular; lavish durbar ceremonies complete ...

ToluOctober 4, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: The people of Kwara are reportedly tired of the Sarakis

Or so it seems! According to Sahara Reporters, women and youth in Ilorin held a rally calling for “an end ...

Op-ed EditorMay 5, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: The $50m apartment no one wants to claim + Air force officials allegedly brutalise Ilorin residents again

Every day, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we read their rants, opinions, ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 1, 2016

Road accident kill 13 in Kwara

13 persons were killed in a ghastly motor accident in Ilorin, the Kwara state capital. According to The Nation, the accident ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 11, 2016

Man without hands loses life after falling from a moving train

An armless man died on the spot in Ilorin, the Kwara state capital on Saturday when he fell from a ...

Adebayo EmuleomoAugust 25, 2016

FG policies will only yield positive results if… – Fashola

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Raji Babatunde Fashola has reiterated the Federal Government’s resolve to focus on capital ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 26, 2016

Opinion: Ilorin people, don’t be ungrateful to Allah on Bukola Saraki

by Taofeek Sanusi Politics is all about authoritative allocation of value; but who is to clinch an atom of that ...

Janeth JSeptember 26, 2015

The attackers of Saraki are looking for God’s trouble – Emir of Ilorin

The Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, has described the incident that took place on Thursday as an offence against God. The incident, ...

Janeth JSeptember 24, 2015

“I wasn’t attacked” | Saraki explains what happened

Senate President, Bukola Saraki has debunked widespread reports that he was attacked on Thursday at the eid kabir prayer ground in Ilorin, ...

Janeth JSeptember 24, 2015

8 arrested in connection with Saraki’s attack

8 people have been arrested in connection with the attack on Senate President, Bukola Saraki and other dignitaries at the Ilorin ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 24, 2015

[UPDATE] Saraki attacked at Ilorin prayer ground

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, was attacked a few hours ago, at the eid kabir prayer ground in Ilorin, Kwara ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 21, 2015

How can I go into hiding… for what? – Bukola Saraki

Senate President, Bukola Saraki, says he cannot go into hiding, as a result of the corruption charges he is facing ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 30, 2015

Bukola Saraki wins his stronghold… and he’s got proof (LOOK)

by Kolapo Olapoju The Senator representing Kwara Central District, Bukola Saraki, has been reelected to yet again serve his constituency ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 18, 2015

My husband is our messiah || 7 fresh quotes from peaceful Patience

by Kolapo Olapoju It is gradually becoming a daily affair, and from the look of things, she’s not losing steam just ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 12, 2014

Tragic: Hit and run driver kills street sweeper in Kwara

by James Sambo   A highway sweeper has been killed by a car while on duty in Ilorin, Kwara state. ...

Isime EseneOctober 9, 2014

Today’s Daily Brief: Labour shuns Mimiko’s gesture, Tight security for Fayose’s swearing-in, PDP warns against endorsement of candidates, and more

We deliver your news brief for Tuesday, October 9, 2014.   The two Labour Centres in the country, the Nigeria ...

Isime EseneOctober 6, 2014

Today’s Daily Brief: Atiku tells FG to make presidency less attractive, Wike says he can’t be intimidated, APC’s ready to protect Adamawa votes, and more

We deliver your news brief for Tuesday, October 6, 2014.   Former Vice-President Atiku Abubakar on Monday appealed to the ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 11, 2014

“He beats me everyday with belt” || “I have no apology” – 26-year-old woman saved from abusive marriage

by Azubuike Azikiwe A 26-year-old resident of Ilorin, Zainab Usman, has successfully gotten out of a physically-abusive marriage. On Wednesday, ...

Isime EseneSeptember 11, 2014

Tragic: 18 people killed in Kebbi auto crash

by Isi Esene Several passengers lost their lives this morning as a Sokoto bound 18-seater bus with registration number, BUD 291 ...

SolaAugust 16, 2014

Baby suspected to have #Ebola in Kwara, dies

by S’ola Filani A seven-month-old baby boy suspected to have Ebola virus infection in Ilorin, Kwara State capital, is dead. ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 8, 2014

70-year-old pastor and son in court for attempted murder in Ilorin [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju   Ibigbemi Ajayi, a 70-year-old Ilorin-based pastor and his 17-year-old son, Joel, have been arraigned before an ...

writerJuly 25, 2014

These men were caught with human parts in Ilorin (PICTURED)

by Kolapo Olapoju Two men were arrested and paraded yesterday, in Ilorin, Kwara state for dealing in human parts. Ambrose Aisabor, ...

June 22, 2014

University VC injured as gunmen attempt to abduct female student

by S’ola Filani Some male students of Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin, Kwara State recently stopped three gunmen from abducting a 200 ...

June 14, 2014

#DivorceDrama: ‘My wife’s always receiving suspicious phone calls’ – Husband laments in court

by S’ola Filani   A 44-year-old man, Saheed Taiwo of Sango area, Ilorin, the Kwara State capital, is set to ...

March 15, 2014

Opinion: Bolaji Abdullahi’s sack – Saint Bukola Saraki has done worse against his father

by Abdullahi Ikokoro Lest we forget, Bukola, without a modicum of regard for filial relationship, brazenly sacked all his father’s ...

March 2, 2014

Monsters: 3 students paraded for gang raping a girl in Kwara (PICTURED)

by Adeola Balogun Justice might have finally come the way of a young girl who was gang raped by 6 ...

February 24, 2014

Opinion: Nigeria does NOT need political parties with ideology

by Tobi Oluwatola Whether the APC is left or right, or the PDP is green or black doesn’t mean anything ...

January 13, 2014

Sweet tweet curves! Tolu ‘Toolz’ Oniru’s Y! Magazine poster is simply AWESOME (LOOK)

by Tunde Kara “Vain trifles as they may seem, clothes have, they say, more improtant offices than to merely keep ...

January 10, 2014

Sad news: One Ejigbo assault victim dies, OPC men suspected

by ‘Jola Sotubo Barely 2 days  after the Lagos House of Assembly placed a bounty on their attackers, one of ...

December 11, 2013

Don’t spend nation’s resources on PDP states- APC warns President Jonathan

by Akintomiwa Agbaje The President, Goodluck Jonathan received a warning message from the All Progressive Congress (APC) yesterday that he ...

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