National Open University of Nigeria
National security and NOUN law graduates
The crisis between the Council of Legal Education (CLE) and National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) over admission into the Nigerian Law School is indeed discreditable albeit resolvable. Taking a realistic and holistic look on the issues, the quagmires which have lingered for five years since the first set graduated resulted from conflict of interests…
NOUN/Law School: NANS ultimatum and matters arising
Recently, the nation’s highest students’ umbrella; National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) finally broke its silence over the travails of their counterparts at the National Open University...
‘430 prisoners admitted for varsity degree, 915 others freed’
No fewer than 430 prisoners across the country are now pursuing their various degree programmes at the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) to enhance their status just as 951 others regained freedom due to the intervention of national stakeholders on prison reforms.
NOUN names research centre after ex-President Obasanjo
The National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) yesterday unveiled a new research centre which it named after former President Olusegun Obasanjo.Obasanjo will deliver the inaugural lecture of the research centre scheduled for Tuesday, May 2 at the Shehu Musa Yar’Adua Centre in Abuja.
Buhari warns university managements against financial violations
President Muhammadu Buhari has issued a stern warning against mismanagement of funds by university authorities, stating that any institution found wanting would be made to face the full wrath of the law.
Professor Greg O. Iwu: A tribute
I first heard of the name, Professor Greg O. Iwu, OON, through the media in the 1990s when he was appointed sole administrator and later managing director of the Nigerian Coal Cooperation, Enugu. I, later, got to know more about him when...
Foundation wants AGF to intervene in CLE/NOUN law graduates impasse
The Foundation For Peace Professionals, a civil society group, has urged the Minister of Justice and Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), to intervene, and peacefully resolve the ongoing dispute between the...
NOUN severs links with alumni association over lingering factional crisis
Authorities of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) says it has severed ties with the school’s alumni association, the NOUN Alumni Association.
NOUN awards degree to Kirikiri prison inmate
Adamu who was only recently appointed as helmsman of the institution told the inmates, “My goal is to improve on the standards and structures already laid down by my predecessor.