The Alma Mater

A toast for Na’Allah

On Friday, June 28, 2019, news broke that an alumnus and former lecturer of the University of Ilorin, who is also the Vice-Chancellor of Kwara State University (KWASU), Prof. AbdulRasheed Na’Allah, had emerged ... Read More...

Total Education, Total Man

The Faculty of Arts Students Association (FASA) of the University of Ilorin, under the exceptional leadership of Folorunsho Fatai Adisa, hosted the 2019 edition of its oratory contest on Tuesday, June 11, 2019 ... Read More...

Security as a topmost priority

Today, there is undoubtedly no major priority in Nigeria that is as serious as security. Though governments protect (citizens from one another and from foreign enemies), produce (products and resources to susta... Read More...

Academic idiotism

As a bibliophile, like many other people, one of the gains of attending academic and professional gatherings, for me, is the opportunity of finding old and new books on display and acquiring those that can be a... Read More...

Just vote, don’t fight

Just vote, don’t fight Two contenders, many pretenders This month, Nigerians will go to the polls to decide who their president will be for the next four years. Though there are many pretenders who are pu... Read More...

Character for starters

Character for starters (Dedicated to fresh students) To some of us, the University of Ilorin often appears like a pearl with thousands of glittering diamonds or like the galaxy with its millions of twinkl... Read More...

A case for Arabic

On Thursday, October 18, 2018, the Department of Arabic, University of Ilorin, under the headship of Dr Lateef Onireti Ibrahim, in conjunction with the Arabic Alumni Association of the University, led by Dr Ada... Read More...

Men of the Year

That the University of Ilorin is truly better by far and best by standard is a fact that is supported by a plethora of evidence. Over the years, the University has proved its mettle and maintained a sustained l... Read More...