Hundred and Two (102) Year-Old-Man Awarded Scholarship By NOUN

Really Motivating, Come let’s read this Together: On the opening ceremony of the National Open University Study Centre in Delta State, Nigeria, the paramount ruler of the Isoko North Local Government Area of the state, HRM Francis Onovughakpor Ekhama who is ccurrently a hundred and two (102) years old was awarded a limitless scholarship to study to any level of his choice by the Vice Chancellor of NOUN, Prof. Vincent Tenebe.

When asked why he gave the scholarship, the Vice Chancellor disclosed to the public that this is part of the efforts of NOUN to demystifying university education in Nigeria.

THE Vice Chancellor of the National Open University of Nigeria (Noun), Professor Vincent Tenebe state this and we quote below:

“The Odion has to start burning his candle now to earn a degree free of charge. He is not the first to be so challenged. The Awujale of Ijebu Land in Ogun State, Oba Sikiru who is 80 years old is a student of NOUN and he’s been studying, Oba Sikiru would soon graduate”

Here’s Our Question of the Day:

Let’s assume that you’re 102 years old, what course will you study or go for?

Use the comment box below and let’s discuss.

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Glory Joseph

A graduate of Medicine From Imsu, Current Nurse, Medical book reader, Nigeria tertiary institution news anchor. I virtually know all Varsities in Nigeria!

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