Four (4) academic staff of Adamawa State Polytechnic are to be dismissed for fabricating results.
The management of Adamawa State Polytechnic approved and recommended them for dismissal, according to a statement on Thursday, 20th February, 2020 which was signed by Information and Public Relations Officer, Albert Matilah.
The affected academic staff of the institution were said to have allegedly pleaded guilty to altering over 800 results and awarding fake marks. Their names are; Abubakar Babale, Usman Hammarwabi, Paul Wache and Isa Ribadu.
It was disclosed that Babale, the HOD, Mass Communication, altered over 700 results in 21 courses while Wache of Geography Department, tempered with 83 results in 12 courses.
The statement reads in part, “Abubakar Babale tempered with 727 candidates’ results in 21 courses and also gave fake results to some students who did not write the examination.
Paul Wache altered 83 results in 12 courses which he claimed to be human error. In addition, he issued fake results to students who did not write the paper as testified by the course lecturer.
Usman Hammarwabi was involved in forgery, numerous alterations, allocation of fake results and other unprofessional acts.
Isa Ribadu’s case was copious alteration of results and allocation of fake marks.
It is obviously clear that the lecturers were given the opportunity to defend themselves and pleaded guilty to the offences.