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24 UNIABUJA Students Suspended After Arrested During Cult Initiation (Video)
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24 UNIABUJA Students Suspended After Arrested During Cult Initiation (Video)

The University of Abuja on Friday announced the indefinite suspension of 24 students of the institution arrested during cult initiation in Gwako village along Gwagwalada Road in the Federal Capital Territory. The students, including seven final year students, were arrested by the police on March 15 after the villagers raised the alarm of a crowd of cultists hiding in a bush. The suspected cultists arrested with the effort of the community vigilantes had subsequently been taken into police custody. According to an eyewitness, a total of 46 persons suspected to be students were arrested but about 24 are from the University of Abuja. It was not clear yet where the other suspects school. They were stripped and beaten by the villagers before they were moved away by the police in tw...
University Of Abuja Expels 100 Students Over Examination malpractice
Education

University Of Abuja Expels 100 Students Over Examination malpractice

The Senate of the University of Abuja (uniabuja), FCT, has expelled no fewer than 100 students and suspended 11 others for their involvement in examination misconduct. The university, in a statement issued on Sunday and signed by Dr Habib Yakoob, the Head of its Information and University Relations, said that 72 of the expelled students were undergraduates, while 28 were postgraduate students. He said that five undergraduate students were suspended for one academic session, three suspended for one semester, while three others were discharged. He said that the Senate considered recommendations of the examinations committee at its 174th Regular Meeting held on November, 2019 and approved the disciplinary measures. Giving a breakdown of those affected, he said that 27 of the under...