University of Nnamdi University-Awka has sacked Mr. Peter Ekemezie, a senior lecturer at the Department of Pure and Industrial Chemistry, Faculty of Physical Sciences for an alleged certificate forgery.
The sacked lecturer was caught to have forged a Bachelor degree certificate from the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
An action that has since been exposed and the university taken action
The University management investigated his first degree certificate and found that it was forged.
He did not only forge his first degree, he was found guilty of plagiarism in his first degree thesis.
Mrs. Philomena Okoye, the University Registrar in a letter made available to the public, said the University management has found Ekemezie guilty of forgery and has dismissed him from the institution as a lecturer with immediate effect.
WEST AFRICA REPORTERS (WAR) could not immediately reach Mr. Ekemezie to hear his own side of the story.