A total of 44 students from various faculties were on Friday asked to withdraw from the Federal University of Technology , Minna over poor academic performance and examination malpractice.
The university ’ s spokesperson , Mrs Lydian Ledgu , said in a statement in Minna that the affected students have been ordered to vacate the campus .
She said that 22 students were advised to withdraw due to poor academic performance while the 22 others were expelled for their involvement in examination malpractices .
“ The university authority will not tolerate any act that will tarnish its highly earned academic standard, ’’ Ledgu said .
She advised students of the institution to take their academic work seriously and shun all vices that could lead to their expulsion .