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27 Apr 2017
Authorities of the Federal University of Petroleum Resources (FUPRE), Effurun, Delta state and members of its alumni association are at loggerheads over the alleged neglect of the best performing students of the institution.
21 Apr 2017
FOR their excellent performance at the recently held Nigeria Mathematics Competition for University Students, the Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun (FUPRE), University of Uyo and Sokoto State University are to represent the country......
18 Apr 2017
The Joint Action Congress (JAC) of the Federal University of Petroleum Resources (FUPRE), Effurun, Delta State, has commenced a three-day warning strike over allegations of massive cuts in their salaries.
3 Apr 2017
Prospective candidates in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) in Asaba, Delta State have condemned an alleged slow process of registration.Some of the candidates told The Guardian at the office of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board.....
14 Mar 2017
Ten years after it was established as Africa’s premier oil industry university, the Federal University of Petroleum Resources (FUPRE), Effurun, Delta State, is still hamstrung on several fronts.
14 Mar 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday installed the Emir of Zamfara, Alhaji Mohammed Ahmed, as Chancellor of the Federal University of Petroleum Resources (FUPRE), Effurun in Delta State.
10 Mar 2017
From the nation’s academic community yesterday came hope of improved research leading to enhanced capacity in the local refining of petroleum products to meet domestic needs.
20 Jan 2017
Federal University of Petroleum Resources, Effurun (FUPRE) has embarked on an industrial project in collaboration with Total Automation Concepts Ltd, an indigenous software company to ensure that students are prepared...
29 Dec 2016
The Engineering Department has won the maiden edition of the Federal University of Petroleum Resources (FUPRE), Effurun, Delta State’s Industrial Games, which is a competition based computer simulation of the real world industrial work place.
24 Nov 2016
The Federal University of Petroleum Resources (FUPRE) is the first institution of its kind in Africa, and one of only six worldwide.
6 Nov 2016
What did the Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS) hope to achieve, by holding its Public Lecture in the Niger Delta? Well, the topic was “Petroleum”.
26 May 2016
In the early days of this column, I suggested that Petroleum Training Institute (P.T.I.), in Delta State, be transformed into an energy think tank—with university status and a cosmic ray research component.


52 mins ago
A wave of attacks on villages in eastern DR Congo attributed to Islamic State-affiliated ADF rebels killed at least 15 people Sunday, local officials said.
1 hour ago
Police in Enugu State have burst a criminal gang’s hideout on Onitsha Road, Enugu where they recovered two assault rifles, one English-made and one locally-fabricated pump action gun.
3 hours ago
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said for the first time Sunday that Ankara could accept Finland into NATO without its Nordic neighbour Sweden.
3 hours ago
Casemiro believes Manchester United are on a "good path" and says playing for the Old Trafford giants makes him feel like an excited 15-year-old again.
4 hours ago
The All Progressives Congress campaign council (APC PCC) has applauded the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) over the extension of the naira swap deadline.