Today the university of uyo emerged winners of the 2018 petroquiz competition for petroleum engineering students at the 16th students technical symposium and exhibition in Abuja.
The competition which was held at the nile university, Abuja saw the university of uyo team emerge victorious in the tourney which had over 30 universities in participation.
The university of uyo team was represented by umana umana, Destiny Amanze, prosper Neke kpemi, Uwemedimo usa and Dominic Emmanuel, led Engr Isemin Isemin, Faculty advisor, department of petroleum engineering
The university of team defeated university of Ibadan in the quaters finals and semi finals before routing the federal university of technology, Owerri in the final to lift the trophy.
This victorious team will now proceed to represent Nigeria in texas, USA, at the world petroquiz tourney.
This is the second time in the university of Uyo won the competition in two years, after the team lifted the trophy on home turf in 2017.