The Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, has expelled 8 of its students for their involvement in examination malpractices.
The Principal Assistant Registrar, Mr Daramola Olayinka, made this known in a statement issued on behalf of the institution’s registrar and made available to newsmen in Ilorin on Friday.
He said, “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.
“Your expulsion is in line with the provision of the Students’ Information and Regulations Handbook 2014.
The affected students are: Usman Saliu (HND/17/BAM/FT/143) Department of Business Administration, Ogbo Peter Chinedu (HND/18/PA/FT/576) Department of Public Administration, and Omowale Oluwadare Oluwadamilola (ND/17/ACCT/FT/641) Department of Accountancy. The affected students were all from the Institute of Finance and Management Studies.
Similarly affected are: Abdullahi Habibat Ajoke (ND/17/ARC/FT/207) Department of Architectural Technology, Okaka Christian Sunday (ND/17/ARC/FT/198) Department of Architectural Technology, and Yakuba Jiya Ndakpotun (HND/18/EMT/FT/095) Department of Estate Management.
Others include: Ahmed Simbiat Adepejuola (ND/17/ARC/FT/211) Department of Architectural Technology, and Olusegun Emmanuel Dada (ND/18/QS/FT/094) Department of Quantity Surveying, all from the Institute of Environmental Management Studies.