EKSU CAUTIONS PUBLIC OVER FAKE ADVERTISEMENT

Authorities of the Ekiti State University EKSU Ado Ekiti, has earned members of the public to beware of a fake internet site created by some unscrupulous element to defraud unsuspecting students in the name of post UTME form.

The institution in a statement signed by the Head, Directorate of Information & Corporate Affairs Bode Olofinmuagun affirms that the Post UTME form for 2020/2021 session of the institution is not yet out as posited in the fake site.

The statement reads “The attention of the Management of Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti has been drawn to an online advertisement purportedly claiming that the Post UTME/ Direct Entry form for the 2020/2021 session of the university is out.

“In the advertisement, unsuspecting candidates were directed to pay a sum of #2,600.00 and to login to https://login.remita.net/remita/onepage/G0000143424/biller.spa to process the application.

“Management of Ekiti State University wishes to disclaim the online advertisement as it did not emanate from the authorities of the university.

The statement urges parents and particularly candidates to be wary of scammers that are only out to dupe them and avoid the site as it does not belong to Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti.

The Management of the university is already working on its own advertisement that would direct candidates appropriately. The advertisement would soon be out and would be published in a major national newspaper as well as made available on the university website.

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