The Edo State Government has alerted residents to the activities of fraudsters circulating fake entrance forms into the Edo State College of Nursing Sciences.
In a statement, Secretary to the Edo State Government, Osarodion Ogie Esq., disclosed that the government has not commenced the sale of entrance/admission forms into the college, noting that sale of such forms will be duly publicized through the appropriate channels.
The statement reads: “It has come to the attention of the Edo State Government that some persons, in a bid to defraud unsuspecting members of the public, have resorted to putting on sale fake entrance forms into the Edo State College of Nursing Sciences.
“Government therefore wishes to put all interested candidates, as well as the general public on notice, that the Edo State College of Nursing Sciences has not commenced sales of Entrance/Admission Forms.
“For the avoidance of doubt, sale of entrance/admission forms into the College will be duly publicized through the appropriate channels, namely the official website of the Edo State Government on https://www.edostate.gov.ng and the Print and Electronic Media on commencement of the process.”
“Government hereby reiterates the need to avoid dealing with any person purportedly acting as an agent to the Ministry of Health or the College of Nursing Sciences in respect of the sale of entrance/admission forms into the College,” Ogie noted.