FIIRO, NIRSAL, PTDF push for agric value chain programme
Three federal institutions are currently working on a collaborative effort aimed at enhancing growth in the agricultural value chain in the country.
Timipre Wolo is the CEO of TFN Energy Limited and the Founder of the Centre for Gender Equality, Education and Empowerment (CGEEE), an NGO which...
PTDF trains 185 Nigerians to boost local content in oil industry
The PTDF boss hinted that the selection of the scholars was based on performance in the aptitude test, the oral interviews and classes of degree and chosen programmes for their programmes.
PTDF, Brazil varsity technology training scheme begins with 17 scholars
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the PTDF and USP was signed last year proposing to establish mutual co-operation in the conduct of academic projects in teaching, research and community service.
FG to spend N2.3 billion on internet connectivity, IT facilities
Investigations revealed that this figure does not include the many interventions by internet donors such as NITDA, NCC, CBN, PTDF, and others that are not reflected in the federal budget.
Africa’s premier petroleum varsity in the throes of want
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.
Government queries non-remittance of N450b by CBN, SEC, others
The Director General of SEC, Mounir Gwarzo, at the investigative hearing by the House of Representatives Committee on Public Accounts yesterday, however, admitted that it failed to remit the sum of N3.4 billion...
2017/2018 PTDF scholarship process commences
The award for masters’ degree is for one year, while the duration of the PhD award is limited to 36 months. The close of submission of application is November 31, 2016 while the award will take effect from September 2017.