By Daniel Ayantoye
The Kwara State Government has Confirmed the arrest of five applicants during the ongoing screening for the Kwara State teachers’ recruitment exercise over fake NCE certificates.
This was according to a statement made available by the State’s Ministry of Education and obtained by CAMPUS FOCUS on Monday.
According to the Statement, The arrests were made as the government commenced the result verification/interview phase of the exercise.
“The five applicants are Tanu Suleiman from Baruten local government; a disengaged sunset teacher Ibrahim M. Salihu from Baruten local government; Abdulrasaq Abdulakeem from Asa local government; Mohammed Ismaila from Baruten local government area; and Mohammed Abubakar also from Baruten local government.”
Suleiman, Ismaila and Abubakar were caught with fake NCE results from Kwara State College of Education (Technical), Lafiagi while the duo of Salihu and Abdulraheem were caught with fake NCE results from Kwara State College of Education, Oro.
“The results of the applicants’ CBT are as follows: Mohammed Ismaila 42%; Ibrahim M. Salihu 48%; Tanu Suleiman 53%; Mohammed Abubakar 63%; and Abdulrasaq Abdulakeem 52%”
“The applicants have been handed over to security agencies for further investigations, while a number of applicants were also seen fleeing the centre of the interview for reasons that may include result counterfeiting”.The Statement Said