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In commemoration of the World Blood Donor Day, the Media Advocacy and Technologies Center (MATEC) in partnership with different stakeholders in the health sector organizes awareness for the donation of blood in Kwara state. Other stakeholders involved in the awareness include the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria […]

The Nigerian Guild of Investigative Journalists (NGIJ) will next week storm Kwara State to conduct Governance Assessment of Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq administration. The Guild in a statement issued on Thursday by its National Secretary, AbdulRahman Aliagan in Abuja said the Governance Assessment is inline with its commitment to deepen Democratic rule in Nigeria, and make […]

Members of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) on Monday blocked major roads in some cities in Oyo, Edo, and Ondo States. This was done in protest against the prolonged industrial action by members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) as a result of several failed negotiations with the Federal Government. While […]

President Muhammadu Buhari and the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and the Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, have filed a suit at the Supreme Court, seeking an interpretation of Section 84(12) of the Electoral Amendment Act 2022. In the suit filed on April 29, the President and AGF, who are the plaintiffs, listed the National […]

The Abuja-Kaduna train service will resume on May 23, the Federal Government said on Monday. Train services had been suspended on the route after terrorists attacked a train and abducted scores of passengers in March. Most of those abducted are still in captivity. In a statement signed by spokesperson Yakubu Mahmood, the Nigerian Railway Corporation […]

The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) sensitized traders on the need for peaceful coexistence among themselves and reported any problem that may arise, to avoid conflicts.   Kwara Commandant of NSCDC, Makinde Iskil Ayinla who spoke at Mandate market, Ilorin urged the residents to live in peace and avoid anything that might result […]

Some traders, tricycle and motorcycle operators have today lamented the effects of the ongoing Tanke flyover on their businesses.   Speaking with the team of RoyalFM correspondents, a trader at Tipper Garage market, Mrs. Adeleke, said her business has been seriously affected since the commencement of the bridge construction, saying that sales has reduced drastically […]

The Committee of Pro-Chancellors of State-Owned Universities in Nigeria (COPSUN) has advised the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to adopt fresh tactics in resolving misunderstandings with the Federal Government, noting that the incessant strikes were not potent solution to industrial problems. Rising from its sixth biennial conference at Osun State University, Osogbo, holding from […]

As Russia’s unprovoked war in Ukraine enters its second month, NATO leaders have approved major troop increases to protect eastern countries, as well as more military assistance for Kyiv. After the failure of their initial invasion to make significant headway, Vladimir Putin’s forces have resorted to bombarding towns and cities from distance, causing massive death […]

A Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) known as OXFAM Nigeria, has decried the  war between Russia and Ukraine, saying that if something is not done to abate the situation, it might cause a devastating food crisis. The organisation stated that governments must support the development of sustainable, resilient and local food systems, based on small-scale production and […]

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