All posts tagged "Class Boycott"

  • UPNG students get temporary stay order

    Students at the University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG) have successfully obtained a temporary stay order from the National Court in Waigani preventing the university’s governing council from removing them from the Waigani and Taurama campuses after...

    • Posted May 27, 2016
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  • DHERST has no jurisdiction in UPNG administrative matters

    The Minister for Higher Education, Research, Science & Technology, Hon. Malakai Tabar, has stated in a press conference today that the ministry and department have no jurisdiction effectively, to impose what should happen on the UPNG governing...

    • Posted May 26, 2016
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  • UPNG semester suspended

    It is a sad day for the University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG) and country as the first semester has been suspended for an indefinite period, Loop PNG reports. The announcement was made by Dr Nicholas Mann;...

    • Posted May 24, 2016
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  • DWU will not boycott classes

    The Divine Word University (DWU) Student Representative Council (SRC) has indicated that they will not join other universities in boycotting classes as protest against the Prime Minister with regard to his arrest warrant. However, they are calling...

    • Posted May 24, 2016
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  • HERST minister calls for UPNG students to resume classes

    Higher Education, Research, Science & Technology (HERST) Minister, Hon. Malakai Tabar, is calling for boycotting students at the University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG) and the SRC president to “respect the wishes of the majority of students...

    • Posted May 10, 2016
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  • Minister dissolves UOG academic year

    The Minister for Higher Education, Research, Science & Technology (HERST), Hon Malakai Tabar, has taken a hard stand against students at the University of Goroka (UOG) who have refused to resume classes after the suspension of vice...

    • Posted September 15, 2015
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  • UOG SRC president wanted for questioning

    The Student Representative Council (SRC) president, Chris Ambai, is wanted by police for questioning in relation to the protest on Thursday last week, Loop PNG reports, and allegedly on the run. Eastern Highlands police commander, John Kale,...

    • Posted August 31, 2015
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  • Tribal leaders call for #UOG VC to step down

    The Okiyufa and Asaroyufa tribes of Eastern Highlands Province have called on University of Goroka vice-chancellor, Gairo Onagi, to step down in a bid to avoid prolonging the students’ boycott of classes. Okiyufa tribal chief and former...

    • Posted August 31, 2015
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  • Tension at UOG as SRC president hospitalized

    The situation remains tense at the University of Goroka tonight after police shot at students during a peaceful march to raise awareness on their three-week boycott of classes. Two students including the Students Representative Council President, Chris...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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  • UOG students boycott classes, calls for VC to step down

    Students at the University of Goroko (UOG) have boycotted classes and are calling for the Vice Chancellor, Dr Gairo Onagi, to step down, The National (August 18) reports. Student Representative Council (SRC) president, Chris Ambai, said the...

    • Posted August 18, 2015
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