By Adejumon Kabir
The management of Obafemi Awolow University Ile- Ife has announced on Monday that the institution is yet to release any criteria or timeline for the 2017/2018 undergraduate admission exercise.
In a circular released and signed by the Register of the university, Dotun Awoyemi warned members of the public to beware of admission racketeering saying there will be official information regarding the commencement of the admission at the Website of the university.
The circular read “this is to inform the general public that the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife has not released any Post UTME timeline or issued any criteria for admission in respect of the 2017/2018 Admission Exercise.
“All persons are hereby advised to disregard any information requesting for payments or that candidates should come for admission screening exercise of any sort, as no date has yet been fixed.
“The University does not use third party web sites or personal blogs or personal social media platforms for official information dissemination.
The public is hereby warned, as the University will not be responsible for any financial or related losses as a result of this misrepresentation.
“The University shall publish the Admission Timeline and Guideline for the 2017/2018 Admission Exercise through it’s Website (www.oauife.edu.ng) and other known reputable media channels.”. Awoyemi said.