Management of The Polytechnic, Ibadan in a bid to provide a lasting solution to the act of indiscipline and examination malpractices on Wednesday burnt thousands of cell phones with the estimated value of over 15million naira that were seized from students during examination periods.
Kehinde Ayanboade of National Insight reported that a Senior Lecturer and the immediate past Deputy Rector of the Institution,
Sculptor Bayo Oyeleke while giving his Address during the exercise stated that the school authority has since commence her effort to make the institution semester examinations sacred,
but however some students still go into the exam Hall with their mobile phones which is against the rules and regulations of the institution.
He however stated that this action is carried out in other to serve as deterrent to students of the institution who wish to further indulge in the illegal and inappropriate act.
Also Present at the exercise were, the Deputy Registrar of the school, Mrs Ayoade, the Public Relation Officer, Alh. Soladoye,
Chief Security Officer, Mr. Adebayo ,Head of Legal Unit of The Polytechnic Ibadan Barr. Ige, President of the Student Union Government, Com. Akadiri Bayonle, and members of the fourth estate of the realm.