The coronation ceremony of the new Olola of Olla, Isin Local Government area of Kwara State, Oba (Dr.) Stephen Billy Olajide, has been slated for Saturday, July 8, 2017 at the ECWA LGEA Primary School, Olla, beginning from 10.00a.m. Dr. Olajide is an Associate Professor of English Education at the University of Ilorin and member of Unilorin Bulletin Editorial Board.

A statement made available to Unilorin Bulletin disclosed that the Kwara State Governor, Dr. Abdulfatah Ahmed will be the Special Guest of Honour while the Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, will be the Father of the Day.

The statement added that the Vice-Chancellor, University of Ilorin, Prof. Abdulganiyu Ambali (OON), will be the Chairman of the occasion, while the Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu Gambari, is the Royal Father of the Day. The Olusin of Isanlu Isin and Chairman of Isin Local Government Traditional Council, Oba Solomon Olugbenga Oloyede, is the Royal Host.

Members of the University Community and the general public are cordially invited.

The 6th Annual Public Lecture in honour of the pioneer Head of the Department of Mass Communication, University of Ilorin, the late Mr. Doyin Mahmoud, holds this Saturday (June 24, 2017)

Organised by the Association of Mass Communication Students (AMCOS), University of Ilorin, the Public Lecture will hold at the Faculty of Communication and Information Science Lecture Theatre beginning from 10.00a.m.

According to a statement made available to Unilorin Bulletin, the Guest Speaker will be Mr. Bayo Atoyebi, a former Director General of the National Broadcasting Commission, who will be speaking on the theme: “Pains and gains in Digitization”.

The occasion will also feature the launch of the Association's annual magazine, The Lens as well as the inauguration of the alumni body of the Department of Mass Communication, University of Ilorin.

Members of the University Community and the general public are cordially invited.

The 260th meeting of the University Senate has been scheduled for this Thursday (June 15, 2017) at the Senate Chamber to consider some urgent matters.

A statement made available to Unilorin Bulletin by the Deputy Registrar (Academic Support Services), Mr. Monsur Alfanla, disclosed that the meeting will hold at 10.00a.m. prompt.

 

…Congregation too

A Special meeting of Congregation has been scheduled for this Friday (June 16, 2017) at the University Auditorium.

A statement made available to Unilorin Bulletin by the Deputy Registrar (Academic Support Services), Mr. Monsur Alfanla, disclosed that the Special Congregation will hold at the University Auditorium at 9.00a.m. prompt.

Concerned members of the University Community are urged to attend punctually.

The Muslim Community of the University of Ilorin holds its annual Lailatul Qadri prayer this Wednesday (June 21, 2017) at the University Central Mosque.

According to a statement signed by the Chairman of the Muslim Community, Prof. B. L. Adeleke, the prayer, which will begin at 9:00p.m., will feature a short lecture to be delivered by Prof. R. D. Abubakre of the Faculty of Arts on “Islamic Nostrum for Fighting Corruption”.

The prayer will be led by the Chief Imam of the University of Ilorin, Prof. A. G. A. S. Oladosu, and it will be chaired by the Registrar/Chief Executive of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof. Is-haq O. Oloyede.

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ilorin, Prof. AbdulGaniyu Ambali, is the Chief  Host.

The 169th Inaugural Lecture of the University of Ilorin will be delivered this Thursday (June 1, 2017) at 5.00p.m. by Prof. Adeolu Taiwo Ande of the Department of Zoology, Faculty of Life Sciences.

The Lecture, entitled “Consider the Ways of 'Ants' and be Wise”, will hold at the University Auditorium under the Chairmanship of the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. AbdulGaniyu Ambali (OON).

Members of the University Community and the general public are cordially invited.