Lagos Polytechnic dismisses five staff for plagiarism and forgery
Five staff of the Lagos State Polytechnic (LASPOTECH) Ikorodu, have been dismissed by the governing council of the institution for offences bordering on plagiarism and forgery.
In a statement released by the polytechnic’s spokesperson Olanrewaju Kuye on Tuesday October 1, it was learnt that the affected staff include two lecturers and three non-teaching staff. They were identified as Talabi Kareem, Adeniyi Olatunji, Mutiu Badmus, Anuoluwapo Olorunseun and Rashidat Abudu.
The statement reads in part “The council after exhausting all the due processes as contained in the staff conditions of service, dismissed five staff of the institution for offences ranging from plagiarism and falsification of students’ examination results.
“Also, fraudulently gaining employment without pre-requisite qualification, breach of confidentiality, assault and battery, among others.”
Written by Kartia Velino