• Student arrested for impersonating minister on Facebook

    An 18 year old male student has been arrested and charged with impersonating a cabinet minister on social media site Facebook. The National (January 31) reports the student allegedly used the profile to solicit money from people....

    • Posted January 31, 2017
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    UPNG lecturers plan protest today

    Lecturers at the University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG) have planned a protest against non-payment of a promised salary increase, The National (January 31) reports, and classes are expected to be disrupted as early as today. National...

    • Posted January 31, 2017
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  • Money
    Fees not a requirement for enrollment, Kuman says

    Minister for Education Nick Kuman has called on all schools across the country to not impose any fees on student as a requirement for enrollment. Kuman was responding to Okapa MP Isaac Waigavara during the Questions without...

    • Posted January 26, 2017
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  • Ela Motors Technical Apprenticeship Program 2017

    Papua New Guinea’s (PNG) premier automotive company, Ela Motors, is on the hunt to recruit a group of new apprentices that will have the opportunity to be part of the company. They are looking for people interested...

    • Posted January 26, 2017
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  • UOG VC Professor Musawe Sinebare. Picture by Lypenson Soweni (Nationalpic)
    UOG students to sign oath of affirmation

    The University of Goroka (UOG) is taking measures to ensure a trouble free academic year in 2017 by introducing an oath of affirmation which students will have to sign, The National (January 20) reports. In a press...

    • Posted January 20, 2017
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    PNG female athlete secures US scholarship

    A Papua New Guinean female athlete who won a bronze medal during the 2015 Pacific Games in Port Moresby has secured a scholarship to study and train in the United States, The National (January 19) reports. Annie...

    • Posted January 19, 2017
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  • Money
    UPNG receives part of K12 million government funding

    The University of PNG (UPNG) has confirmed receiving some funding – as promised by the Government – last Friday to continue the 2016 Semester Two from today. UPNG Public Relations and Event Management Jim Robins said they...

    • Posted January 16, 2017
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  • Grade 11 student charged with murder

    A grade 11 student in Mt Hagen has been charged with two counts of wilful murder and a count of attempted murder, The National (January 4) reports. The student, originally from Enga, was charged with two counts...

    • Posted January 16, 2017
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  • Teacher allegedly murdered in satanic ritual

    Sunday Chronicle (8 January) has reported the alleged murder of a teacher in a remote school in Madang province. According to the article, the teacher’s skull was “cracked in half with a sharp instrument and his brain...

    • Posted January 14, 2017
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  • 2017 Continuing Students TESAS listing for HEIs

    This public notice serves to inform Higher and Technical Education Stakeholders – Students, Parents and Guardians, Sponsors, Corporate Sponsors, Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) and the general public that the Department of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology...

    • Posted January 13, 2017
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