Noun university convovation

The National Open University Nigeria (NOUN) has announced the postponement of its 9th convocation which was scheduled for March 20 and 21, 2020 due to the coronavirus outbreak.

NOUN’s register, Felix Edoka made the announcement early Tuesday, he said the school council and senate jointly took the decision in view of the health dangers inherent in the gathering of a large number of people at this time.

Here is the full statement: “The National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) wishes to inform the general public, especially our over 25, 000 graduating students, that the 9th convocation ceremonies, scheduled for March 20 and 21, 2020 have been postponed indefinitely.

“Council and Senate jointly took the decision in view of the health dangers inherent in the gathering of a large number of people at this time.

“The inconvenience caused our graduating students, family and friends is regretted.”