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28 May 2020
The Federal Government on Thursday dissolved the Governing Councils of the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State and the Nigerian Maritime University, Okerenkoko in Bayelsa State.
17 Mar 2020
A federal High Court, Abuja has been asked to set aside the constitution of the selection committee for the appointment of a new vice-chancellor for the University of Port Harcourt.
26 Feb 2020
Indications have emerged that perceived illegal composition of the governing council of the University of Port Harcourt may mar selection of the institution’s next Vice Chancellor this year.
9 Jan 2020
Undergraduates have urged university proprietors across the country to ensure all students are living within the campus, saying, staying off-campus increases cult-related activities among students.
12 Dec 2019
Members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Port Harcourt chapter yesterday held their congress under a trees as their secretariat remain under lock and keys.
4 Dec 2019
Tension has continued to mount at the University of Port Harcourt as the Vice Chancellor, Professor Ndowa Lale, finally orders the closure of the secretariat of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).
28 Nov 2019
Students of the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) yesterday invaded the secretariat of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), sealed it off and chased away lecturers and members of staff.
29 Oct 2019
The Federal Government is embarrassed by increased allegations of sexual misconduct in the country’s tertiary institutions, the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, has said.
9 Dec 2018
No fewer than 50 policemen and other security operatives have been deployed to Rumuekini and Rumosi communities after a truck driver attacked...
10 Oct 2018
As the countdown continues ahead of the 2018 West African Universities Games (WAUG), the host, University of Port Harcourt has boasted that it would teach all the participating universities a ‘free lesson in the art of graceful conquest’ in track and field, as well as swimming events. “Team UniPort dominance at successive NUGA and WAUG…
6 Oct 2018
The 14th edition of the West African University Games (WAUG), will be the biggest and most competitive in history of the games, a member of the Local Organising Committee (LOC), Prof Ken Anugweje, has said.
18 Nov 2017
University of Nigeria, Enugu Campus (UNEC) was yesterday shut down by Reekado Banks, DJ Altims and other upcoming artistes treated students and residents of the coal city...


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A high-level meeting of the 36 state governors with President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday, primed to draw out some far-reaching and drastic measures to tackle the economic hardship that has afflicted Nigerians under this administration, turned out to be an anti-climax.
1 hour ago
Chairman, Board of Trustees (BoT) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Senator Walid Jibrin, yesterday, called on members of the party to remain calm and refrain from creating bad blood and confusion over the crisis rocking PDP.
1 hour ago
When Oluwatobiloba Ayomide Amusan draped the country’s flag and mounted the podium for the national anthem after she broke the world record in women’s 100 metres hurdles on her way to winning the gold medal at the recently held World Athletics Championships in Oregon...
1 hour ago
Amidst energy crises currently ravaging almost the entire fabric of the economy, there appears to be some form of relief for telecoms operators expanding to rural areas.
1 hour ago
With the adoption of the Fifth-Generation (5G) network set to outpace all previous generations of mobile technology, it is expected to have $7 trillion worth of economic value by 2030.