How Kogi Poly Suspended Lecturer Who Reportedly ‘Forced’ Students To Buy Handouts

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How Kogi Poly Suspended Lecturer Who Reportedly ‘Forced’ Students To Buy Handouts

Kogi State Polytechnic Lokoja has suspended a teacher for purportedly compelling understudies to purchase course readings before they would pass their assessments.

The Rector, Dr. Usman Ogbo spread the word about this on Thursday when he got President, National Association of Nigeria Students, (NANS) Comrade Sunday Asefon close by his company, on a kindness bring in his office.

The Rector who didn’t make reference to the name of the staff said it is a reasonable unfairness to the instructive framework for any instructor to force texts books famously called hand out on understudies before they could pass their assessments.

While repeating his situation on building a foundation that is available for all independent of class or position in the general public, Dr. Ogbo additionally declared the exchange of a specific head of office whose stay in that position was problematic.

As per him, “We had cases whereby a few teachers will demand that if understudies neglect to purchase their course books, they would bomb their assessment. We likewise have cases whereby those understudies that purchased books and those that didn’t accepting will be isolated. This is unadulterated insidiousness.

“Purchasing course readings isn’t a legitimization for understudies to finish their assessment. We generally urge our understudies to peruse their books, that is the reason we demanded that teachers who have books should put them on our school bookshops and not make it necessary for understudies to get them. Regardless of our reasonable goals, a few secrecies are upset”.

He clarified further that assessment misbehaviors, cultism, social indecencies, imitation of result to get affirmation in the Polytechnic is presently a relic of days gone by and cautioned that the current administration would manage anybody found needing and overstepping the law.


He expressed gratitude toward Governor Yahaya Bello for giving subsidizing backing to the organization.

Prior, the President, National Association of Nigeria Student, (NANS), Sunday Asefon passed a demonstration of positive support on the Rector, for his model initiative in changing the organization

Asefon praised the Rector for the continuous scholastic schedule saying, ‘ since he came ready, an assessment has been going on as at when due”.

Talking further, the NANS President said “Two years prior, whoever that is going through this government street, you will not know whether there is a Polytechnic here. However, today, things have changed. For you to change the organization from celebrated grade school to the 21st century Polytechnic is truly excellent.”

Asefon clarified further that, “it is on record that there is a minister throughout the entire existence of the country that prevented instructors from selling course readings and blackmail of understudies. This is the thing that we need as a result of the financial reality in the country”.

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