Ebonyi Varsity Speaks On Student's Who Commits Suicide, Exonerates Institution And Lecturer

Date: 28-05-2024 10:21 am (2 weeks ago) | Author: onuigbo felicia
- at 28-05-2024 10:21 AM (2 weeks ago)
Online (f)

The Management of the Ebonyi State University (EBSU) says the institution had no hand in the death of a final year student of the institution, Favour Ugwuka.

The student of the Department of English and Literary Study was found dead at the back of her hostel, Ishieke axis of the institution on May 22, 2024.

The deceased allegedly committed suicide for failing a particular course, which made her not to graduate with her mates.

The Vice-Chancellor, Prof Chigozie Ogbu made the clarification on Monday, May 27, in Abakaliki in a press conference on the issues surrounding the death of Ugwuka.

The Vice-Chancellor described her death as “unfortunate” and noted that the deceased failed to complain to the management about her predicament.

“The university has a system where if after exams, a student feels that he or she is marked down or that the lecturer is victimizing him or her, the student knows what to do,” he said.

"When a student is confident that a lecturer has deliberately marked him or her down, and that she is sure that she passed the exam, what the student does is to complain to the HOD or Dean and deserve to request for re-mark.

"If she had been victimized by a lecturer, she should have approached the school management for complains

"We have our Senior Staff Disciplinary Committee and if any lecturer found victimizing a student, such lecturer will definitely be sanctioned and called to order.

"The School Management in collaboration with the security agencies are still investigating the incident,”
Ogbu added.

On her academic performance, Prof Ngozi Emeka-Nwobia, Dean, Faculty of Social Social Science and Humanity of the School, gave the analysis of Ugwuka’s results, saying that she was not performing well right from her 100 level.

“I have the certified true copy of the results of Ugwuka with the registration number; EBSU/2018/89726 for the department, who registered in the year 2018/2019 and that is her 1st year,” Emeka-Nwobia explained.

Quote
"In the first Semester, she offered nine courses out of which she failed three courses and had a CGP of 1.78. In her second semester first year, she took eight courses. Out of the eight courses, she failed two and had a CGP of 1.75 thereby having a sessional CGP of 1.76

"In the year 2021/2022, she took a total of 11 courses and failed two courses making a GP of 1.83. In second semester, she failed four courses making a GP of 1.18. Total CGP for the session -1.52.

"In her extra year, 2022/2023, she registered a total of six courses in first semester and she passed all. In second semester, she registered a total of six courses and failed one giving her a CGP of 2.84

“After the extra year, she had outstanding courses; ENG 224, ENG 416,;ENG 422. The bone of contention is ENG 416. In 2021, she scored 40 which is fail. She took it the second time in 2022/2023 and had 21 which is also fail.”


Posted: at 28-05-2024 10:21 AM (2 weeks ago) | Addicted Hero
- Kormeijama at 28-05-2024 10:51 AM (2 weeks ago)
(m)
Personal information, why dish out here. No data protection around here- with all the PHDs flying
Posted: at 28-05-2024 10:51 AM (2 weeks ago) | Gistmaniac
Reply
- gogoman at 28-05-2024 11:34 AM (2 weeks ago)
Online (m)
The school management can't not judge itself!! the matter should be in the police's hands!!  Roll Eyes Roll Eyes Roll Eyes
Posted: at 28-05-2024 11:34 AM (2 weeks ago) | Grande Master
Reply
- kp45 at 28-05-2024 01:48 PM (2 weeks ago)
Online (m)
There is no proof here and secondly all these should be taken to police station and not self justification. I know they will have a way of manipulating things.
Posted: at 28-05-2024 01:48 PM (2 weeks ago) | Addicted Hero
Reply

fire TRENDING GISTS fire

TODAY'S TOP
  1. Video Of Missing Ladies, Celine And Afiba Lying Unclad On Andrew’s Bed Surfaces

  2. Pres. Biden Freezes While Standing On Stage At An Event Before Obama Comes To His Rescue, Pulls

  3. MultiChoice Adjusts DStv And GOtv Subscription Prices Following Court Ruling

  4. “Women Are The Reason Why Some Men Aren’t Responsible Fathers” – Daddy Freeze To Kate Henshaw

  5. "We Will Not Pay You ₦250,000" - Federal Govt. Discloses Position On New National Minimum Wage

  6. Nigerian Man’s Video Of Police Officers Eating Sallah Rice In His House Sparks Online Reactions

  7. "Student Hacked Dad’s Account, Stole N25M To Play Bet9ja" — UNILORIN Counsellor Reveals

  8. Enugu Rangers International FC Secure ₦150m Prize for 2023/24 NPFL Title Win

  9. Nigerian Music Star,Rema’s ‘Calm Down’ Makes History With 1 Billion On-Demand Streams In The US

  10. Peter Obi Condemns Kidnappings & Ransom Demands In Foreign Currency;Calls For Security Measures

  11. Actress, Adesua Etomi Celebrates Husband Banky W On Father’s Day With Heartfelt Tribute (Video)

  12. "Drug Barons Are Recruiting Customs Officers And Staff Of Bonded Terminals" – Customs Chief

  13. "Why Governors Rejected ₦62,000 Minimum Wage" - Budget Minister, Atiku Bagudu

  14. Delta Monarch Confers Chieftaincy Title On 12Yr Old Boy Who Killed White Rabbit While Hunting

  15. VIDEO: Singer Ayra Starr To Chris Brown Sparks Outrage Online

  16. Former Daily Times City Editor, Sampson Iheanyi Amaku Passes Away At 86

  17. ‘Being Beautiful Is About Inner Peace, Purpose Not Just Appearance’ – DJ Cuppy Says

  18. Warri Pikin Addresses Viral Photo Of Her Trending Backside After A Football Match

  19. NDLEA Uncovers ‘Skuchies’ FactoryIin Ogun, Arrests Suspects

  20. Police Arrest Suspected Car Thief, Mahmud Adam, Recover Stolen Vehicle In Jigawa


THIS WEEK
  1. Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo Spotted Wearing Tinubu Cap At High-Profile Event (Video)

  2. Another Veteran Nollywood Actress Stella Ikwuegbu is Dead

  3. STEEZZZZ! Throwback Photo Of Little Davido With His Dad And 'Uncle' Aliko Dangote

  4. TikTok Star Caught Trying To Purchase iPhone 13 Pro Max With Fake Alert, Publicly Disgraced

  5. Man Sparks Speculation After Spotting New Photo Of Wizkid's Babymama With Protruding Stomach

  6. Woman Who Returned To Nigeria Barely A Week Ago Dies Of Cholera Amidst Recent Outbreak In Lagos

  7. "You’re Not From The Royal Family" - Oba Of Benin Tells LP Guber Candidate, Olumide Akpata

  8. Emir Muhammad Sanusi II Defies Police Ban; Leads Traditional Durbar In Kano (Photos)

  9. Charly Boy Criticizes President Tinubu’s Sons For Always Being at The Presidential Villa

  10. Abuja Woman Devastated After Married Man She Snatched Returns To His Wife


TOP MEMBERS: