Three students of the University of Abuja have been arraigned before the FCT Magistrates’ Court, Wuse Zone 2, Abuja for a case of forgery levied against them by the institution.
According to the institution, Theresa Effiong, Solomon Victor and Abdulkabir Mohammad forged
their National Examinations Council certificates to gain admission into the institution.
The suspects pleaded not guilty to the one count of forgery preferred against them which is also a breach of Section 364 of the Penal Code and were granted bail in the sum of N200,000 each, with one surety in like sum.
The magistrate, Idayat Olaide, said the surety must not be lower than a grade Level 8 civil servant and must also be a resident within the jurisdiction of the court.
The case was adjourned till April 23 , 2020 , for the commencement of trial.