JUST IN: UNN VC Contestant in Age Falsification Scandal

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A contestant for the Vice Chancellor position in the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, and the current Deputy Vice Chancellor, Administration in the institution, Prof. Charles Arizechukwu Igwe, has been alleged to have falsified his age. Prof Charles cv

The Professor of Soil Science in his brief biography posted on the university website claimed that he was born at Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria on August 23, 1958. 

Prof Charles Age Declaration

Age Declaration certificate

However, a certificate of statutory declaration of age  dated August 7, 1974 at then East Central State and sworn to on his behalf by one Wilfred Igwe as his father, as obtained by The Street Reporters Newspaper, revealed that Charles Igwe was born on August 23, 1955. not August 23, 1958. 

From April 28, 2016 to June 28, 2018 he has Acted for the Vice Chancellor, University of Nigeria for 29 times. 

The current management team of the institution has been accused of not living up to the expectations of the people of the state and the country.

15 shortlisted contestants for the position of the Vice-Chancellor for the University of Nigeria, Nsukka (UNN) are currently undergoing final interview ahead of possible announcement of a new VC on Friday.

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The Coalition for Quality Education Sustainability and Leadership had on Sunday urged the five-man selection committeeThe Coalition for Quality Education Sustainability and Leadership had on Sunday urged the five-man selection committee of the Governing Council of the tertiary institution to save the university from further becoming comatose by ensuring that the best candidate emerges as the Vice-Chancellor of the prestigious institution.

In a statement signed by its national coordinator, Comrade James Ezema, the coalition also noted that it was that “aware that some highly placed individuals are pressuring the committee to select a particular candidate, who is a current member of the outgoing management team.

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