University of Port Harcourt

By IndepthAfrica
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May 22nd, 2014
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I think my resignation was the only way to avoid bloodshed, as I couldn’t stand the idea of bloodshed, casualties. Eduard Shevardnadze Fejiro Oliver If men were God; we need no soothsayer to know that President Goodluck Jonathan would have been a forgotten history, but our not being God has saddled u...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 24th, 2013
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By Ugochukwu Ejinkeonye Since graduating from the University of Port Harcourt many years ago, I always look forward to any opportunity to reconnect with Port Harcourt, although it is always difficult to say what exactly fires the attachment. Maybe, the inexplicable joyful feeling that often wells up ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 31st, 2013
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by Obinna Akukwe The processes of gaining admission into Nigerian universities have been bastardized by the trio of JAMB, respective universities and desperate parents. The once transparent admission process into Nigerian universities has degenerated into a cash and carry fraudulent system devoid of ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 14th, 2012
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A Federal High Court (FHC) sitting in Port Harcourt has fixed for January 15, 2013, hearing on the case of alleged of plagiarism instituted against Professors Steve O. Tamuno and Needorn Richard Sorle of the Department of Economics, University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT), by a Nigerian-born United Sta...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 9th, 2012
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THE situation surrounding the killing of the four students of the University of Port Harcourt worsened on Tuesday evening, as students of the institution, led by the leadership of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), stormed Omuokiri-Aluu, burned houses and forced the closure of the ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 22nd, 2012
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With the dust raised by his suit against the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, whom he accused of grossly violating his intellectual property rights by extensively plagiarizing his work in two public lectures he (Sanusi) gave at two Nigerian universities still h...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 6th, 2012
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A university don, Dr. Sunny Mbazie, has declared that if the Boko Haram suicide bombers succeed in intimidating media houses, the society is finished. He said journalism is not a profession for the lily-livered, who just want to make a living, but for people who must be determined, bold, courageous a...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 3rd, 2012
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By Benjamin Obiajulu Aduba An American black sports figure, I believe he was Satchel Page was quoted as saying that he does not look back because somebody or something might be “gaining” on him. He may be making the statement an ancient Igbo dog was said to have made: ana ajara’m ike oso, ana’m agba ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 23rd, 2012
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(CNN) — He is the son of a canoe-carver, a mild-mannered academic who wears a fedora but eschews the flowing robes and bombastic brashness that often characterize Africa’s “Big Man” leaders. When elected president in April 2011, he was described as “Nigeria’s Obama...
By benim
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Mar 22nd, 2011
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Since society is attributively organic and inorganic in its nature, therefore, one can seek the understanding of what a society is, from the prism of people relative a society. Predicated on this premise, this article sets out to contend that Jonathan and Dame Patience Goodluck-Jonathan personify the...