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As confirmed by the Vice Chancellor of the University, Prof. Abdalla Adamu, Obasanjo is amongst 14,771 persons cleared to receive various categories of honours at the 7th convocation ceremony of the institution.
Prof Adamu disclosed this at a news briefing held at NOUN’s headquarters in Jabi, Abuja before the school’s convocation that was held on January 20.
According to the NOUN VC, the institution also set the record for the highest number of graduates at a single convocation ceremony by a Nigerian University with its figure of 14,771.
On Obasanjo’s feat, Prof Adamu lauded the former president for his good conduct as he stated that in spite of being a former president, Obasanjo conducted himself properly and deservedly bagged this academic award.
The Abeokuta-based elder statesman will be awarded a doctorate degree in Christian Theology.
Furthermore, the VC revealed that Chief Obasanjo would be considered for an appointment as a facilitator or supervisor as PhD was the least qualification for one to teach in the institution.
Prof Adamu said: