The management of Bayero University Kano (BUK) has expelled 24 final year students from the university over falsification of their entry qualifications.
This was announced by the spokesperson for the University, Malam Lamara Garba in a statement on Friday in Kano. According to the statement, the University’s Senate approved the expulsion at its 374th meeting following the adoption of the report submitted by the Senate Committee on Entry Qualification Irregularities.
The statement noted that six others were withdrawn for presenting fake results from their institutions while another student was withdrawn for presenting a cancelled NECO result. It stated further that 18 students would be re-invited to appear before the Senate Committee on Entry Qualification Irregularities, to give them a fair hearing.
A breakdown of the expelled students indicated that 10 were of the Faculty of Education, nine from Faculty of Social and Management Sciences while Faculties of Law, Agriculture, Science, Engineering and Arts and Islamic Studies had one each.