The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) on Monday said it has uncovered ten persons who attempted to enroll with fake certificates during registration in some of its orientation camps.
NYSC spokesperson, Adenike Adeyemi, in a statement, said that three of the culprits apprehended in Taraba State Orientation Camp, claimed to have graduated from Istop University, Cotonou.
They are Nasiru Yau from Mass Communication department, Sheu Muktar – Computer Science and Iliyasu Usman from Sociology department.
The NYSC said it discovered that the culprits could neither write nor say anything logical about their certificates or courses of study.
Also, NYSC Verification Officers also detected two persons who claimed to have graduated from Imo State University in Katsina State Orientation Camp.
They are Offor Blessing Chinelo KT/19B/3696 Call-Up-No, NYSC/ISU/2019/280122, with BSc result in Insurance and Actuarial Science, Mezenwa Ngozi Chidinma KT/19B/3836 with Call-Up-No NYSC/ISU/2019/259331 with a degree result in Education/English Language.
Adeyemi added that four persons were also discovered with fake credentials of Imo State University in Kebbi State Orientation Camp, Dakingari.
They are Nwachukwu Chimaobi Curtis KB/19B/3046, Ononuju Amarachi Nwamaka KB/19B/3147, Francis Joseph Arinze KB/19B/3135 and Chigozie Evidence Chijioke KB/19B/ 3231.