Adjusted 2018 Calendar For New/Returning Students. A Must Read

Whistle Blow Any Dubious Act, We’ll Protect You, VC assures staff

The Anti-Corruption and Transparency Unit (ACTU) of National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) has commenced on a week-long sensitisation of staff of the university to whistle blow nefarious action in order to further sanitise the system.

Whistle Blow Any Dubious Act, We’ll Protect You, VC assures staff

During their appointment to the Directorates of ICT, Media and Publicity and the MIS, ACTU urged the staff to whistle blow any corrupt tendencies, bullying or intimidation to authorities.

The sensitization, which according to ACTU Head, Mr. Ifeanyi Ikenze, was to sensitise the departments of its activities and to encourage whistle blowing especially when such actions are done in good faith.
Ikenze added that the unit is thinking of a reward system subject to the approval of management to encourage staff who genuinely will whistle blow to correct any abnormally in the system for improved service delivery.

Speaking at the sensitisation, Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Abdalla Uba Adamu, said ACTU was created to protect staff in carrying out their duties without fear of any intimidation.

"If you see anything wrong please tell us, we'll protect you, don't just report anyone for the purpose of making life difficult for that person.

"There are multiple channels where you can raise your concerns: Head of Department, ACTU, University Management or the EFCC and the university will be there to act. If there is any case of corruption, just tell us and we will expose it," Adamu implored the staff.

Commenting on the adoption of the policy, he said "Whistle blowing is very important. If there is anyone who is extorting or taking undue advantage of you, just blow the whistle and we will protect you," Adamu assured.

NOUN Portal Media

Teaching everything about Noun University, sharing all NOUN News & NOUNOnline Portal Guide to easy learning at the National Open University. See How to Apply for National Open University Admission. Study it, Process it and Share it.

  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
  • Image
    Blogger Comment
    Facebook Comment

Post a Comment

We would like to learn how did this guide helped you. Share your valuable tips or Ask a question on the comment form.

Note: We strongly advise that you use your name (and website URL if available) or you comment using your Google Account.

Make sure you tick the Notify Me Box below the comment form to be notified of follow up comments and replies. It is necessary!

P.S: Please share this guide with your friends on Facebook/ Twitter to help others to learn about NOUN Portal