The Management of Kaduna Polytechnic has expelled 96 students over malpractices and other academic misconducts.
This is contained in a circular with reference number KPT/CA/S/PR. 11/VOL.XXIII/417 dated 1st September, 2021 and signed by H.S Jandutse.
The students affect are from various departments cutting across 100 to 400 level students.
The circular indicated that the disciplinary measures were taken by the academic board of the institution during its extra-ordinary meeting held on 25th August 2021 where it considered the reports examination malpractice committed.
Out of the 96 students tried for examination malpractice, 85 were expelled.
Eight others were suspended for failure to appear before the examination malpractice committees.
While one was exonerated, another was rusticated and one other had his certificate withdrawn for impersonation in exams hall.
Our correspondent could not get comments from the school management as the phone of the institution’s Public Relations Officer, Godwin Ayegba, was switched off at the time of filing this report.