7th September, 2010
The law students of the National Open University of Nigeria, NOUN, Akoka Study Centre, LagosÂ State, Nigeria, is set for its maiden law week celebration which holds between 11 and 15Â October, 2010.
According to the organisers, its planning committee members include Paul C. Chukaru,Â Governor, Nwakanma Anthony, Chairman, Planning committee, Kehinde Basiru, Secretary,Â Planning Committee, Emmanuel Nosa Ehihabor, Publicity Secretary among other law students ofÂ the institution, activities lined up for the event include lectures/opening ceremony, MOOTÂ Court, cultural activities/football, visit to three different courts in the state, visit toÂ NOUN Special Centre, Kirikiri and the FRSC and will be rounded up by a dinner/award.
The purpose of the law week, the organisers said, was to bring the law students together asÂ it is done in other recognised universities that have law faculties, and afford them theÂ opportunity to interact with the lecturers/facilitators, school authority and themselves.
They added that it will also expose the law students to the rudiments of the law professionÂ as well as create awareness to the public and other higher institutions that do not knowÂ about NOUN and its course outline or curriculum.