Former UNILORIN English professor dies

A former English professor in the department of English Language, University of Ilorin, Professor Mohammed Sanni Idiagbon, has been reported dead.

Professor Idiagbon, who reportedly died early this morning during a brief illness, had one-year sabbatical lecturing practice in the Kwara State University (KWASU) Malete in 2013 and was the former president of Balogun Fulani Youth Development constituency in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital.

It was gathered that late Idiagbon after his stint with both the University of Ilorin and KWASU, later lectured in one of the universities in the northern part of the country.

The development which was confirmed by the Head of Department (HOD), English department, KWASU, Dr Moshood Zakariya, took many university lecturers by surprise.

It was also gathered that remains of the late university don would be buried today.


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