Eight students of Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, have been expelled by the school for their involvement in examination malpractice.
The school's Principal Assistant Registrar, Daramola Olayinka, in a statement on Friday, published the names of students affected.
“The authorities of the Kwara State Polytechnic having considered the report of the academic board in respect of your involvement in examination malpractices has obtained approval for your immediate expulsion from the polytechnic," the statement read.
“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.”
Below are the names of the affected students.
Usman Saliu (HND/17/BAM/FT/143) from the Business Administration Department.
Ogbo Peter Chinedu (HND/18/PA/FT/576) from Public Administration Department.
Omowale Oluwadare Oluwadamilola (ND/17/ACCT/FT/641) from Accountancy Department, all from the Institute of Finance and Management Studies.
Abdullahi Habibat Ajoke(ND/17/ARC/FT/207) from Architectural Technology Department.
Okaka Christian Sunday (ND/17/ARC/FT/198) from Architectural Technology Department.
Yakuba Jiya Ndakpotun (HND/18/EMT/FT/095) from Estate Management Department.
Ahmed Simbiat Adepejuola (ND/17/ARC/FT/211) from the Architectural Technology Department.
Olusegun Emmanuel Dada (ND/18/QS/FT/094) from Quantity Surveying Department, all from the Institute of Environmental Management Studies.