NOUN VC elected first ACDE vice president

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The Vice-Chancellor, National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), Prof. Olufemi Peters has has been elected as the first vice president of the African Council for Distance Education (ACDE).

ACDE, a continental educational organisation, has its headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya.

A former ACDE executive secretary and now the NOUN centre director, McCarthy Study Centre, Lagos, Prof. Rotimi Ogidan, stated in a post that the NOUN VC was unanimously elected into the position.

NAF headquarters receives NOUN centre's facility request

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The headquarters of the Nigerian Air Force, Abuja has said it is in receipt of the facility request for the National Open University of Nigeria's Special Study Centre for the Nigerian Air Force Base, Kaduna.

In an address delivered during a one-day working visit by the Chief of Staff, Air Training Command, Kaduna, Air Vice-Marshall P. O. Oahimire, he suggested that the university management should now give the already-tabled demands more weights.  

NOUN places great premium on your studies, VC Tells students

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The Vice-Chancellor, National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), Prof. Olufemi Peters, has said students' academic success is the priority of the university.

Peters stated this during the maiden online facilitation orientation organized for the students of the university, which took place both virtually and physically across the country.

NOUN’s RETRIDOL to Commence Monthly ODL Discourse for Scholars

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As part of its efforts in keeping scholars abreast with current trends in Open and Distance Learning (ODL), resuscitate debates, discussions and new forums in ODL, the National Open University of Nigeria’s Regional Training and Research Institute for Distance and Open Learning (NOUN-RETRIDOL) has concluded plans to hold its monthly ODL Discourse for Scholars.

Management splits DRAA

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The Management of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) has separated the Directorate of Research Administration and Advancement (DRAA) into two directorates.

These are the Directorate of Research Administration (DRA) and the Directorate of Advancement and Linkages (DAL).

Mathematical Centre looks up to NOUN for research, online partnerships

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The Director-General, National Mathematical Centre (NMC), Prof. Stephen Onah, has expressed the centre’s interest in collaborating with the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) in areas of topmost priority and beneficial to the centre.

The DG disclosed this when he led a 6-man delegation on a courtesy visit to the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Olufemi Peters in his office, at the university headquarters in Abuja.