Written by Editor on January 21, 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated former President Olusegun Obasanjo for bagging a Doctorate in Christian Theology at the National Open University.
President Buhari who was represented by the Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission, Professor Abubakar Raheed at the convocation ceremony, described Obasanjo as the Father of Open and Distance Education in Nigeria.
Obasanjo who was among the fourteen thousand, seven hundred and sixty nine graduands, was presented with Doctor of Philosophy in Christian Theology, thereby making him the first PhD product of NOUN.
Out of the number, forty one bagged first class honours.