In News by Oluwaseun Samuel on the 26th, September, 2020

Police Arrest 17 Nigerian Faculty Principals And Academics….You Will not Imagine Why

Police Arrest 17 Nigerian School Principals And Teachers....You Won't Believe Why

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The police on Friday paraded 17 faculty principals and lecturers for alleged involvement in examination malpractices, The PUNCH stories.

They had been mentioned to have leaked the inquiries to college students throughout the August/September West African Examination Council examinations throughout the nation.

The Drive Public Relations Officer, DCP Frank Mba, who paraded the suspects on the Drive Headquarters in Abuja on Friday, mentioned the examination physique is collaborating with the Nigeria Police Drive  to strengthen the integrity of its examination processes.

He mentioned, “It’s in keeping with this new method and partnership that we current to you right this moment (Friday), a complete of 17 suspects arrested from completely different components of the nation.

“Paradoxically, the majority of those suspects who’re aiding the perpetration of the fraud and examination malpractices all occur to be individuals who had been employed, educated and paid to advertise the academic system. I’m speaking of lecturers. All of them are lecturers.

“They’re those that work as supervisors, invigilators or because the host lecturers within the colleges the exams are carried out.”

He cautioned members of the general public, together with mother and father, guardians, lecturers and candidates to cease participating in examination malpractices, noting that the power has developed strong applied sciences that may detect, hint and apprehend perpetrators of examination malpractices.

“All these suspects can be arraigned earlier than competent courts of legislation within the nation. As I converse to you, a few of them have already been charged to court docket,”
Mba mentioned.

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Mrs Omolemi Hassan, who represented the Head of Nationwide Workplace, WAEC Nigeria and Registrar to Council, appreciated the police for his or her collaboration.

She said, “In the course of the exams, many individuals had been speaking about leakage and so forth. There was no leakage in any respect.

“It was only a state of affairs the place these we trusted with our query papers, those that had been nominated by Ministries of Training in numerous states  had been those after we gave them questions papers could also be at 9am for an examination of 9.30am, they stopped to take photos and placed on web sites and WhatsApp teams. They’re certainly those who’ve tried to scuttle our efforts.”

One of many suspects, who’s the principal of a personal secondary faculty in Rivers State, Hanson Beloved mentioned he didn’t do it for financial acquire.

He defined that was solely attempting to “assist college students in my faculty cross the examinations as a result of the coronavirus (pandemic) has stored them dwelling all this whereas they usually haven’t been capable of examine.”this has led to the clamour by the discussion board for the return of the nation to the parliamentary system of presidency.

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