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University of Port-Harcourt

22 Aug
University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, has moved up to the fifth position in the July 2022 ranking of Nigerian universities, barely one year after Prof. Owunari Georgewill became the vice-chancellor.
5 Aug
Moze, Johnny, Gbegunze, Gboyega were some of the names by which my friend and brother was fondly called by his friends and associates
5 Apr
Public vituperations that greeted the barbaric display on Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) the other day are very much in order as a check on the excesses of persons bent
19 Jan
Four students of the University of Port Harcourt who were kidnapped last weekend have been released and reunited with their families. The Guardian gathered that the students, Gbaa Nenubari, Asumbo Elizabeth, Eze Chimezie and Onosigho Augustine, were abducted on their way from the Orashi River where they had gone for a vegetation sampling for their…
4 Jul 2021
The University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) has appointed Prof. George Owunari as its substantive Vice-Chancellor (VC). This came barely one year after the former VC, Prof. Ndowa Lale left office
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
5 Nov 2020
Ahead of the release of his book, A Thousand Times On The Same Road, China Acheru has explained the passion that led him to complete the work. Speaking on a radio show, Acheru disclosed, “First, it was my passion for keeping records which I inherited from my father, who was the former Registrar of the…
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
2 May 2020
The Anti-Cultism unit of Rivers State Police command has arrested members of a kidnap gang who abducted, killed and buried three students of University of Port Harcourt...
14 Dec 2018
In just two months to the 2019 general election, an associate professor, politics of development, University of Port Harcourt, Fedlis Allen, has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to distance itself from the influence of incumbent interest and focus on its operations. He warned that any trace of affiliation might trigger election violence, saying…
15 Nov 2018
Some residents have reportedly fled Choba Community in Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State for fear of reprisal attack by gang group whose two members were beheaded on Tuesday morning in a farm near University of Port Harcourt. The Guardian gathered that a renewed supremacy battle between two rival groups in the community led…
1 Nov 2018
After months of preparations, the University of Port Harcourt campus came alive yesterday, as the 14th West Africa University Games (WAUG) began. With more 65 universities from the West African sub-region, over 5,000 athletes, 800 technical officials and coaches, the 2018 WAUG may go down as one of most celebrated and attended in history of…


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Massive flooding on Sunday overran Ajaokuta-Ganaja-Lokoja road in Kogi which links the metropolis to the eastern part of the state.
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The Lagos State Environmental Enforcement and Special Offences Unit impounded 150 motorcycles for violating traffic rules in the last one week.
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Just as most beliefs, the Yoruba culture includes a world of myths, allegories, poetry and the love and wisdom of the Ifa divination system which helps to remind the Yoruba people of their past and customs that have survived through history and have helped shape their literature and religion as we know it today. Yoruba…
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September 10 of every year is dedicated to preventing suicide in our society. The 2022 World Suicide Prevention Day theme is “Creating Hope through Action.” The World Health Organization estimates that about 703,000 people die from suicide every year. That translates to about one suicide death every 44 seconds and 1,926 deaths every day. The…
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Police Service Commission (PSC) has extended the closure of its recruitment portal for the 2022 batch of constables in the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) by one month.