The first edition of NOUN's Distinguished Lecture Series on Open and Distance Learning (ODL) was addressed by the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Commonwealth of Learning (COL), Professor Asha Singh Kanwar, in Abuja recently.
Amina Abdullahi, a student of Gulak Community Study Centre of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) in Adamawa State made history when she clinched a First Class degree in Islamic Studies at the January 2016 convocation ceremony.
It was all celebration at the Kirikiri Maximum Security Prison, Lagos, as Mr.Albert Emmanuel Ajogbor, an inmate of lkoyi Prison Lagos, formally received his academic certificate presented to him by the authorities of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) recently.
In keeping with it's mandate of making education accessible to the less privileged in the society, The National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) has granted a 100% waiver to prison inmates desiring education across the country.
The National Open University of "Nigeria has completed a facilitation workshop on the sensitization of Open Educational Resources. In a bid to promote the free sharing of educational materials in an open learning virtual environment.