Wednesday, 10th August 2022
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9 Apr 2021
The University of Port Harcourt management has denied allegations that a final year student in the Faculty of Agriculture, Adeleye Adeola Gloria, died few days after writing her first semester examinations in the university.
5 Apr 2021
The management of the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) has warned members of the public to ignore an advertisement purportedly by the institution, seeking to offer jobs to Nigerians.
10 Mar 2021
Former and current Vice Chancellors, as well as students of the University of Port Harcourt, yesterday, applauded the late Olu Benson Lulu-Briggs for providing a health facility
3 Mar 2021
Ten days after gunmen abducted a lecturer with the Linguistics and Communications Department, University of Port Harcourt, Dr. Jones Ayauwo and monarch of Ikuru Town in Andoni Council of Rivers State, HRM Aaron Ikuru, their whereabouts are still unknown.
1 Feb 2021
The Management of the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) has built two COVID-19 treatment centres and testing facilities in the campus in preparation to welcoming students back to school.
30 Dec 2020
The Director-General of Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Bashir Jamoh, has promised to prioritise maritime education and professionalism in the transport sector,
9 Dec 2020
The Senate has indicted the Nigeria Police Force for allegedly killing a final year student of the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Chinedu Obi, and mandated the police authorities to pay to his family N10m as compensation.
13 Nov 2020
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) chapter has accused Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu of forcibly taking over the functions of the university’s council.
26 Aug 2020
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has blamed 2023 politicking for the delay in announcing a new substantive vice chancellor for the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT).
25 Aug 2020
The University of Port Harcourt (Uniport) and its sports institute have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Vandyke Sportscom to promote education, sports development
30 Jul 2020
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Port Harcourt chapter, has warned that political interference and secret recruitment of academic staff will impede quality of teaching and research in the institution.
16 Jul 2020
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Port Harcourt, has kicked against the alleged secret and fraudulent recruitment of academic and non-academic staff in the university.


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