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2 Apr 2019
The International Centre for Sustainable Development Nigeria, ISCDN has nominated the Permanent Secretary in the Federal Ministry of Finance, Dr. Mohammad Kyari Dikwa for the award of Financial Management Excellence. Dikwa was nominated a distinguished fellow of the ISCDN based purely on his professional prowess. According to the group, “this nomination is in line with…
7 May 2018
The Ijaw People’s Development Initiative (IPDI), a Niger Delta rights group, has cautioned the Federal Government over its failure to allocate funds for the Federal University of Petroleum Resources (FUPRE), Effurun, Delta State. It said Federal Government’s continued failure not to compel Niger Delta militants to return to the creeks over its alleged refusal to…
9 Apr 2018
The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG), Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun, (FUPRE Branch), has urged the Federal Government...
9 Apr 2018
The Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Petroleum Resources (FUPRE), Prof. Akii Ibhadode, has urged the new students to shun cultism.
5 Apr 2018
Youths of the Niger Delta region have cautioned the Federal Government and the National Assembly against failure to implement the Act establishing the Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun (FUPRE), Delta State and release funds to it in the 2018 budget.
30 Mar 2018
The slow pace of development at the Federal University of Petroleum Resources Effurun (FUPRE), Delta State has been blamed on lack of funding by relevant agencies. Its pro-chancellor, Prof. Shehu Abdullahi Zuru, said the law establishing the university mandates the Petroleum Technology Development Fund...
22 Mar 2018
A united States based don, Prof. Bernard Baeyens, has tasked the nation’s tertiary institutions to focus on training the younger generation for a future world ruled by artificial intelligence and robotics.
19 Mar 2018
The Federal University of Petroleum Resources (FUPRE) is the first of its kind in Africa. Not just that, despite being poorly funded it has bragging rights innovating a low-cost mini refinery...
23 Jan 2018
The Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun (FUPRE) has described as a scam the recent news on the social media that it had switched over to a new curriculum set by the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR). It also disclaimed the January 22, 2018 resumption date being spread on same platform.     The institution advised…
8 Dec 2017
Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) has inaugurated a professorial chair in the Federal University of Petroleum Resources (FUPRE), Effurun, Delta State...
5 Oct 2017
As a way out of the nation’s socio-economic and industrial challenges which has been plagued by policy inconsistencies, the vice chancellor, Federal University of Petroleum Resources...
26 Jun 2017
A varsity don, Prof John Arubayi has warned of severe health implications from the pollution of groundwater due to improper management of sewage-effluent in different parts of the country especially in the Niger Delta region.


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The Federal Government has been tasked to arrest and probe perpetrators of various acts of electoral violence during the just concluded general elections before it’s too late.
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A report on the changing trends in the payment system identified cryptocurrency adoption, the introduction of central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) and the popularity of mobile wallets as major threats to the dominance of cash in African business transactions.
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Embattled new national carrier, Nigeria Air, and concerned parties are to know their fate on April 25 when the court resumes hearing.
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As Nigerians continue to lament the failure of the National U-23 team in the race to Paris 2024 Olympic Games, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) says it will soon introduce a new method of appointing coaches for the various teams.
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The build up to the 2023 elections gave the impression the contest was going to be between the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the main opposition, All Progressives Congress (APC).