All posts tagged "UOG"

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    UoG will not be charging graduation fees

    The University of Goroka (UoG) will not be charging graduation fees, Post Courier (April 10) reports. The university’s Vice Chancellor (VC), Professor Musawe Sinebare, mentioned this during a recent press conference in Port Moresby. According to Professor...

    • Posted April 10, 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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  • DHERST calls for EOI for UOG Chancellor and Pro-Chancellor

    The Department of Higher Education, Research, Science & Technology (DHERST) is calling for Expression of Interest (EOI) from the public for the positions of Chancellor and Pro-Chancellor for the University of Goroka (UOG). The department released an...

    • Posted January 28, 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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  • Minister urges UOG students to resume classes

    The Minister for Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology (MHERST), Malakai Tabar, has called on the students at the University of Goroka (UOG) to resume classes following reports in the Post Courier (September 8) that the boycott...

    • Posted September 8, 2015
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  • HERST minister intervenes in UOG student unrest

    The Minister for Higher Education, Research, Science & Technology (HERST), Hon. Malakai Tabar, has intervened to resolve the ongoing student unrest at the University of Goroka (UOG) after almost four weeks of class boycott. The move comes...

    • Posted September 1, 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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  • No deaths at UOG, only minor injuries

    There have been no deaths at the University of Goroka (UOG), as a widely speculated on social media, as a result of the ongoing protest that turned violent on Thursday. Loop PNG reports Vice Chancelor, Dr Gaigo...

    • Posted August 29, 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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