Senate, NUC Back NOUN Act Amendment

Breaking News: The Nigeria Senate and the National Universities Commission (NUC) have thrown their influence behind the proposed amendments of the law governing the establishment and existence of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN).

The Senate on Monday , January 16 , 2017, stakeholders brainstormed on the Bill to uphoold the amendments effected by the Senate.

The Bill seeks to incorporate technological development into the mode of the Open and Distance Learning (ODL) process offered by the university. The public hearing, organised by the Senate Committee on Tertiary Education and TETFUND, followed the smooth passage of the amendment bill into second reading at the chambers of the , Senate in December.