About 143 students of University of Benin (UNIBEN) were expelled, arrested and handed over to the Nigerian Police Force for certificate forgery.
The Public Relation Officer of Uniben, Mr. Harrison Osarenren, revealed that the Students fall under the following faculties:
1. Social Sciences.
3. Management Sciences.
4. Life Sciences.
The Vice chancellor of The University of Benin, Professor Osayuki Oshodin,in a public announcement said ‘the 143 students were caught during the 2nd semester examination and they have also arrested some persons who engaged in certificate racketeering and we are going to flush out any member of staff in UNIBEN who are involved in these illegal activities.
Some of the students involved in this fake admission, have been arrested and have been handed over to police.’
The Vice Chancellor stressed that they cannot tolerate illegalities in this university and as a body, they are seriously appealing to parents to monitor their children to ensure that they are not involved in such an act.
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