Welcome, Guest: Join Nigeria Student Forum / Login / Trending Now / Recent

Stats: 14,941 members, 53,028 Topics, 12,269 Comments. Date: December 11, 2018, 3:44 am

NOUN Graduates Now To Participate In NYSC, Attend Law School

Nigeria Student Forum / Educational News / Universities Updates / NOUN Graduates Now To Participate In NYSC, Attend Law School (21) Views

(Go Down)
TEXT AD: What Are The Different Ways You Can Make Money Online In Nigeria?
NSF Banner Ads NSF Banner Ads NSF Banner Ads
Students of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) can now heave a sigh of relief as President Muhammadu Buhari assents to the National Open University Amendment Act 2018.

The Special Adviser to the President on National Assembly Matters, Senator Ita Enang, disclosed this to State House correspondents on Friday in Abuja.

He said, “President Buhari has also assented to National Open University Amendment Act, which allows the National Open University to operate as all other universities, having the same power and functions and the same administrative structures.”

Before the presidential assent, graduates of the institution have decried the alleged discrimination to participate in the one-year national youth scheme, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC).

The NYSC has, however, been issuing ‘Letter of Exclusion from National Service’ to graduates of the institution.

While stakeholders in the education sector discuss the issue of participation in the scheme, NOUN graduates also lamented that they were not admitted into the Nigerian Law School.

The President’s assent to the National Open University Amendment Act 2018 has now addressed the issues raised by the students of the institution.

This is just as the Act eliminates possible discrimination against programmes and products of the university.

“It has also allowed the establishment of some centres to be called study centres and given conditions for the establishment of such study centres,” Senator Enang revealed.

•Sourced from a Channels TV report

• A file photo of graduates of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) in Abuja. Source: nouedu.net

Source: www.newsexpressngr.com/news/65668



@Seuncoded
NOUN Graduates Now To Participate In NYSC, Attend Law School - Universities Updates

Don't miss Any Updates: Download the Ngstudentforum app for Android Devices

1 Like

Don't have an account? Use the form below to signup for a Nigeria Student Forum Account and start earning for every posts and comments.


Sponsor: 0
Full Name:
Email:
Username: E.g Seuncoded
Password:
Confirm Password:
Country:


I agree to the terms of service

Viewing this topic:
1 guest viewing this topic
NSF Banner Ads NSF Banner Ads NSF Banner Ads
Download the Ngstudentforum app for Android Devices

Nigeria Student Forum - Copyright © 2016 - 2018. Fadeyi Oluwaseun All rights reserved. - See How To Advertise
Disclaimer: Every Nigeria Student Forum member is solely responsible for anything that he/she posts or uploads on Nigeria Student Forum.