37 inmates of Abeokuta custodial centre gain varsity admission
The Nigeria Correctional Service (NCoS) on Friday said 37 of its inmates were admitted and matriculated into the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN). A statement by the Public Relations Officer of NCoS, Mr Francis Enobore on Friday in Abuja, said this was the second matriculation ceremony at the Custodial Centre, under the auspices of…
A roundtable on global media discourse: Contextualising Adamu
The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Olufemi Peters, the immediate past Vice-Chancellor, Professor Abdalla Uba Adamu, other principal officers here present, ladies and gentlemen.
NOUN resumes academic activities tomorrow
The National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) will resume academic activities tomorrow, October 12, following the decision of the Federal Government to re-open all academic institutions.
Migrating all-through: A personal experience
Since the beginning of this series of presentations, organized by the Centre of Excellence in Migration and Global Studies (CEMGS), the Vice-Chancellor of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), Professor Abdalla =Mba Adamu, has been trying to educate us on the correct understanding of terms such as “mallam” and “almajiri” which he defines as…
NUC okays six new programmes for Open University
The National Universities Commission (NUC) has given approval to the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) to commence six academic programmes beginning from the current session.
NOUN postpones convocation indefinitely
The National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) has postponed its 9th convocation ceremony indefinitely due to the coronavirus pandemic. The postponement was announced by NOUN Registrar, Felix Edoka in a statement on Monday. Edoka said the school council and senate jointly “took the decision in view of the health dangers inherent in the gathering of…
NOUN deploys improved delivery mechanism to boost learning
To turn out the best graduates with knowledge, skills, values and character in the country, the governing council of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), has approved the improvement of the institution’s delivery mechanism and the upgrade..
Who is sabotaging NOUN and its law graduates?
The shocking discovery that the Honourable Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu was sidelined in the NOUN/Law School stakeholders meeting held on 29th October, 2019...
The non-issue about Buhari’s qualification
Over the last month, the news media, including the various social network platforms, have been inundated by the controversy over whether or not the presidential candidate of the opposition party...
Of herders, farmers and Emefiele’s milk philosophy
Gone are the days when farmers across the country could remember any farming season which ended smoothly without any challenge. Yes, farmers in this part of the clime are used to facing challenges of pest, weeds, wild animals, flood among others before a good harvest.