Abuja - The National Universities Commission (NUC) has called on Nigerians to stop patronising online universities and other degree awarding institutions operating online.
NUC’s Public Relations officer, Ibrahim Yakasai, said that degrees obtained online are not accepted in the country.
Yakasai warned Nigerian students and parents against patronising Maryam Abacha American University in Niger Republic.
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He noted that the Commission has been inundated with enquiries from some Nigerian students who had been offered admission to the university.
He said the concerned students were offered admissions on part-time basis with a graduation time of four semesters for programmes like Nursing, Medical Laboratory Science, Public Health among others.
- News 24