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Taxi drivers in Ilorin, Kwara State are no longer at ease as residents now embrace the services of tricycle (Keke Marwa) operators. The drivers previously had a near monopoly of intra-city transport in the Ilorin metropolis for a very long time, but the advent of the tricycle has changed the narrative. Findings showed that tricycles […]

A Bill to change Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, from a technical institution to a conventional university yesterday, scaled second reading at the Oyo State House of Assembly. This was sequel to the reading of a letter from Governor Seyi Makinde by the Speaker, Adebo Ogundoyin, requesting for the changing of the status […]

Ahead of its March 26 national convention one of the frontline national chairmanship aspirants and Turaki of Ilorin, Malam Saliu Mustapha was the first to pick his nomination and expression of interest forms on Tuesday. The forms were picked on his behalf by a group of supporters who had stormed the party secretariat as soon […]

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has formally informed the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of his intention to run for president in the 2023 general elections. He made his interest known on Tuesday during a meeting with the PDP leaders in Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory. Atiku, the presidential candidate […]

The National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee, James Akpanudoedehe, on Tuesday returned to the National Secretariat of the party, accompanied by allies and armed security personnel. His return to the secretariat comes days after Niger State Governor Abubakar Bello stormed the Secretariat with some APC governors and announced that he […]

Airline Operators says the least ticket might cost one hundred and twenty thousand naira for economy seat. The Chairman, Air Peace, Allen Onyeama made this known during a public hearing by the House of Representatives ad hoc committee investigating the scarcity of aviation fuel in Abuja. According to him, airline operators have agreed to experiment […]

The registration for the 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry gets a new date, according to the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board. JAMB made the decision following the suspension of the verification portal of the National Identity Number due to hitches. Initially, the registration was scheduled to commence on February 12, but […]

2023: KLF rally in Ilorin, asks Kwarans to vote Credible individuals As the 2023 general elections draws nearer, a pressure group, Kwara Like minds Front, KLF, has advised people of Kwara to elect credible and reliable individuals into office irrespective of the political parties they belong. They also charged individuals viable to occupy political positions, […]

Nigeria House of Representatives has called for the recruitment of medical personnel to replace doctors and other health workers, who have quit Federal Government jobs and left Nigeria for better offers in other countries. The call is coming at a period of mass exodus of workers in the country’s health system, especially doctors and nurses. […]

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has suspended the proposed peace walk billed for this month. Sanwo-Olu, in his last address on Tuesday, invited some known faces of the #EndSARS protest in the state in October 2020 to a peace walk for “the healing of Lagos”. Students of the Lagos State University, clerics, other groups expressed […]

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