OBJ officially joins the elite league of Politicians with PhD

Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, is among 14, 771 convokees that will bag honours at the 7th convocation of the National Open University of Nigeria(NOUN), Prof. Abdalla Adamu, NOUN’s Vice-Chancellor, has said.

Adamu disclosed this while briefing newsmen on NOUN’s 2018 convocation scheduled for Jan. 20 at the institution’s headquarters, Jabi, Abuja.

He said that 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.

This feat sees OBJ as he is fondly called join the elite list of politicians in Nigeria with an academic doctorate degree.

Others include

1.    Prof Pat Utomi

2.    Dr. Ebele Goodluck Jonathan

3.    Dr. Alex Ekwueme (late)

4.    Dr. Sam Mbakwe (late)

5.    Dr. Charles Soludo

6.    Dr. Reuben Abati

7.    Prof. Dora Akunyili (late)

Please add to this list if you can….