All posts tagged: University of Port Harcourt

Uniport Protest: VC Finally Speaks

“UNIPORT students want to acquire degrees without writing exams.” “(Protesters) are in touch with some other people who for whatever reasons want me, the VC, out of office.” “This time it is standard practice that students must register to be bonafide members of a school; that is all we asked them to do.” The University of Port Harcourt ‎ Vice-Chancellor (VC) Prof. Ndowa Lale has said the protest carried out by the students of the university on Monday was nothing but a means of attempting to avoid writing the first semester examination. The VC also stated that‎

The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC), River State chapter condemns the killing of Uniport Students

The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC), Rivers State chapter has condemned the killing of three (two is still unconfirmed) Uniport students during the demonstration carried out by the university students on Monday against the policy of “No school fees No exams” decreed by the University management. According to a statement signed by the TUC state chairman, Comrade Hyginus Chika Onuegbu FCA, JP, and which was obtained by Pitakwatimes.com, “The Trade Union Congress of Nigeria (TUC) Rivers State condemns in its entirety the unwarranted killing today of three students of 

(VIDEO) Institute of Petroleum Studies: University of Port Harcourt

Institute of Petroleum Studies (IPS), University of Port Harcourt is a center for excellence in Petroleum studies in Nigeria. IPS is firmly positioned to meet the training needs of petroleum industry in Nigeria, the Gulf of Guinea and beyond, while contributing to sustainable development. IPS is a classic success story between the Oil and Gas companies and the academia through effective mentoring and inculcation of the best available technology and software, as well as best operating practices for the young, vibrant and energetic trainees. This articles informs you of a current opportunity in Port Harcourt that you could look into despite the current fall in crude oil prices. 

How to avoid getting stuck in Port Harcourt traffic

Port Harcourt like any other metropolitan city in the world has many vehicles plying the road, leading to heavy traffic on the roads. Port Harcourt residents decry traffic congestion and can attribute it to many factors. Are you living or plan visiting Port Harcourt someday and you are wondering how to avoid getting stuck in traffic, here is information you need to know.