Buhari warns varsities against unethical practices
President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday warned that any university management involved in unethical practices would face the full wrath of the law.
JAMB Registrar tasks CLE, NYSC to respect law regarding NOUN graduates
The Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Professor Ishaq Oloyede, has called on all agencies of the Federal Government, especially the Council for Legal Education...
NOUN partners Kaduna, NPS to train inmates
Governor Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai, who spoke at the ceremony, stated that skills acquisition programme has always been an integral part of his administration’s efforts to provide service to humanity.
15 inmates on death row in Gombe prison
Fifteen inmates comprising 14 males and one female are on death row with four serving life sentence at Gombe main prison.
Utilise World Bank/NOUN scholarships, VC tells northern youths
Vice Chancellor of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), Prof. Abdalla Uba Adamu, has charged members of the Arewa Students Forum (ASF), to join in the campaign to ensure that access to tertiary ...
Revving up efforts to solve problem of unemployable graduates
For sometimes now, postgraduate institutions, and employers of labour, especially in the private sector, have decried the sub-optimal quality of some Nigerian graduates.
Re: Before legal education council ruins open university
Anxiety of Law graduates and students of National open University of Nigeria (denied Law School admission) has turned to sorrow. And after an article on this page two weeks ago (August 13) on the expediency of a high-level intervention by big men in Abuja and legal luminaries that are connected to the conflict, sorrow has…
Anwukah commends Commonwealth of Learning for promoting mass literacy in Nigeria
Minister of State for Education, Prof. Anthony Gozie Anwukah, has commended the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) for promoting mass literacy, particularly through the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN).
Varsity student allegedly kills neighbour with hot water
An Ebute Metta Chief Magistrate’s Court in Lagos yesterday remanded a university student, Mabel Bassey, in prison for bathing her neighbour with hot water and killing him. Bassey is to be remanded at Ikoyi Prisons pending advice ...