By Ibraheem Solaudeen.
The management of the Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, has announced the expulsion of eight students for examination malpractice.
The Principal Assistant Registrar of the institution, Mr. Daramola Olayinka made the disclosure in a statement on Friday.
He noted that the expulsion was reliant on the report of the academic board which investigated their alleged involvement in exam malpractice and had obtained approval for their immediate eviction from the institution.
He added, “Your expulsion is in line with the provision of the Students’ Information and Regulations Handbook 2014.
“You, therefore, cease to be students of the Polytechnic and you should hand over all Polytechnic properties in your possessions to your Heads of Departments or the appropriate Polytechnic Authority.”
The affected students which comprised both male and female include:
Yakuba Jiya Ndakpotun – Estate Management Department
Usman Saliu – Business Administration Department
Ogbo Peter Chinedu – Public Administration Department
Omowale Oluwadare Oluwadamilola – Accountancy Department
Olusegun Emmanuel Dada – Quantity Surveying Department
Ahmed Simbiat Adepejuola – Architectural Technology Department
Abdullahi Habibat Ajoke – Architectural Technology Department
Okaka Christian Sunday – Architectural Technology Department