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JUPEB Registrar Visits UAT, Commends Programme in Varsity

The University of Africa, Toru-Orua played host to Registrar of the Joint Universities Preliminary Examination Board (JUPEB), Prof. Wale Okunugha who was on an inspection visit to UAT. On assessment of the programme’s performance at UAT, Prof. Wale Okunugha commended the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Kingston Nyamapfene and the Ag. Director of JUPEB, Dr. Ebisintei Precious as …

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Gov. Diri Tasks Agencies On Varsity Research Funding​

The Visitor to University of Africa Toru-Orua and Executive Governor of Bayelsa State wants agencies in the country to commit more funds to support research in Nigerian tertiary institutions. He said the Tertiary Education Tax Fund (TETFUND) and others, including Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), needed to do more in research funding. Governor …

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VC UAT Commends NAL for Fellowship of GG Darah

The Vice-Chancellor, University of Africa Toru-Orua (UAT), Bayelsa State, has commended the leadership of the Nigerian Academy of Letters (NAL) for its penchant for excellence, like every other Academy in the world, and making a right choice in its new Fellows like Professor Godwin Godini Darah (popularly called, Prof. GG Darah). Professor Nyamapfene, who gave …

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Professor Ayakoroma Appointed DVC (Academic), UAT

The Vice-Chancellor, University of Africa, Toru-Orua (UAT), Bayelsa State, on Monday, 11th of April, 2022, announced the immediate past Executive Secretary/CEO, National Institute for Cultural Orientation (NICO), Abuja-FCT, Professor Barclays Foubiri Ayakoroma, as his choice for the position of Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic), of the University.The appointment is because the tenure of the pioneer Deputy Vice-Chancellor …

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“Willy-Willy” Felicitates With Prof Ayakoroma, Visit Him At UAT

Professor Innocent Ohiri, best known for the role of “Willy-Willy” in Hot Cash, a popular TV drama serial on Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Port Harcourt, in the 1980s and early 1990s, has felicitated with the newly appointed Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the University of Africa, Toru-Orua (UAT), Bayelsa State, Professor Barclays Foubiri Ayakoroma.Professor Ohiri, who stated …

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Vice Chancellor’s End-of-Year Message to Staff and Students

The year 2021, what a year it has been! I think, for all of us, this has been something of arollercoaster year, the challenges associated with managing the COVID-19 virus,continuing impact of the flooding experienced towards the end of the preceding year,with resultant changes in the academic calendar, then preparations for the essentialprocess of receiving …

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Professor Dr Mansi El-Mansi

UAT Professor Distinguishes Himself at UK University

Professor Dr Mansi El-MansiDepartment of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science,University of Africa (UAT, Bayelsa State, Nigeria Professor Mansi’s research is focused on metabolic engineering of microorganisms. His wide-ranging experience enables him to employs a multidisciplinary approach in which transcriptomics, proteomics, metabolomics, microbial physiology, and molecular biology as well as bioinformatics are integrated to achieve the set …

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UAT Vice Chancellor Bags an Award of Excellence

The Officials Nigeria Magazine, an Abuja-based magazine, presented an awardof excellence to the Vice Chancellor of the University of Africa, Prof. KingstonNyamapfene on Saturday, 21st August, 2021. The award was presented on behalf of the magazine by its Editor-In-Chief, Mr.Emma Okon, who stated that the award is in recognition of the good leadershipstyle exhibited by …

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Pomp, as UAT Holds Matriculation Ceremony

The University of Africa, Toru-Orua (UAT) was agog on Saturday, 21st August,2021 as the University held its 4th Matriculation ceremony. A highlight of theceremony was the Oath taken by the matriculants, who were beautifully robed intheir academic gowns. The Vice Chancellor, Prof. Kingston Nyamapfene, in his address enjoined thematriculants to adhere to their matriculation oath, …

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