Adamawa community seeks establishment of NOUN centre


In an effort to ensure access to higher education for members of its community, Guyuk  Community from Guyuk Local Government Area of Adamawa state, has tabled a formal request for the establishment of a NOUN Community Study Centre in its domain.

This, according to them, will enable members of the community to easily acquire higher education which would make them to impact positively on their lives.

Shani assumes office as new Bauchi Study Centre director


The Bauchi Study Centre has welcomed its new director, Dr. Buba Baba Shani, who took over the mantle of leadership from its immediate-past director, Prof. Mohammed Bello Abdullahi.

Shani assumed duty on Wednesday, 19 January 2022, following a brief handing over session with the Centre Overseer, Mrs. Janet Tenebe.

Upon arrival, he was given a tour of the centre by the centre overseer, where he inspected facilities and the physical structures.

How my APCON Fellowship induction will benefit NOUN - Mande


The immediate-past Dean of the School of Postgraduate Studies (SPS), National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), Prof. Samila Mande, has been inducted as a Fellow of the Advertising Practitioners Council of Nigeria (APCON).

Mande, a professor of Marketing and Communication, was one of the inducted members elevated to the highest rank of the advertising professional body, at a ceremony held on Wednesday, 21 January, 2022 at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Ikeja, Lagos State.

Bauchi centre staff get hepatitis test, vaccine


A Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) known as Centre for Disease and Health Control (CDHC), has organised hepatitis test and administered vaccine for the staff of Bauchi Study Centre, National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN).

The North-east Field Coordinator of the NGO, which is affiliated to United Nations Agency for International Development, Raymond Godwin Okoh, told the NOUN News correspondent that the test would afford the people the opportunity and privilege to know their status.

McCarthy centre harps on students’ healthy lifestyle


The Director, McCarthy Study Centre, National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), Prof. Rotimi Ogidan, has implored students in the centre to adopt a healthy lifestyle through routine medical check-ups.

Ogidan said this while delivering an opening speech at a one-day community outreach organised by the Nursing Science students (BNS), McCarthy Study Centre, which was held on  Thursday, 13 January, 2022.

According to him, a healthy living is very imperative, adding that good environmental factor also contributes to healthy living.