The 12th Convocation and Matriculation Ceremony held at the State Custodial Special Study Centre on July 12.
A statement on Monday by the Chairman of Media and Publicity Sub-Committee, Abdur-Rahman Balogun, confirmed this.
Executive Secretary, NUC, Professor Abubakar Rasheed who was represented by Dr. Biodun Saliu, in his remark, underscored the importance of strategic planning for a revitalised Nigerian university system and urged all university managers to take steps to reformulate their strategic plans to respond to contemporary developments in higher education.
Ugwu, who was released from prison in 2018 after serving a 21-year jail term, bagged a Second Class (lower division) degree in Peace and Conflict Resolution from NOUN, Awka Study Centre.
This is contained in a statement issued by Public Relations Officer, (PRO) FCT command, Chukwuedo Humphrey said this in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja.
The lecture entitled: “What Has Finance Got To Do With It?” , will hold at 11am, at the Convocation Arena, NOUN Jabi-Abuja.
The campaign, which aims to sensitise over 6,000 dwellers in the community, is the first of the series of campaigns planned for 10 communities in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
Chairman of the panel, Alhaji Isa Sali, while addressing the Governing Council, NOUN management and the media, said that his team would also investigate application of funds, particularly the special grants and loans meant for particular projects.
According to a statement, the pioneer VC transited in his sleep on the afternoon of August 30, 2020 at his Ikeja residence in Lagos State.
A statement by the NOUN Director of Media and Publicity, Ibrahim Sheme, explained that the development was due to the current lockdown of the education system.
Five inmates of Enugu custodial centre have successfully completed their first degree in various fields of study.
Five inmates of Maximum Security Prison in Kirikiri, Lagos, have bagged university degrees from National Open University.
The Principal, Ikoyi Prisons School, Ibikunle Idris, has described the performance of inmates who participated in the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination as encouraging and signs of better things to come.
Dr Abdalla Adamu, the Vice Chancellor, National Open University of Nigeria, says all courses offered by the university have been accredited by National Universities Commission.
The National Open University of Nigeria has unveiled the university’s newly redesigned Olusegun Obasanjo Centre for African Studies.
The National Open University of Nigeria has appointed retired Brig.-Gen. Sani Usman as Faculty member of its Business School.
This was contained in a statement signed by Carl Umegboro, Chairman, and Ado Garba, Assistant Secretary, NOUN Law Graduates Forum, in Abuja.
Adamu said this on Monday during the first vice chancellor’s retreat for principal officers, deans and directors of NOUN in Enugu.
Okebokola told the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday in Abuja on the sideline of the meeting of the council, that the open university currently admits up to 450,000 undergraduates.
Akpan, in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Saturday in Abuja, said the planned protest, which was initiated by one Bamigbade Taiwo, did not follow due process.