The Management of Gregory University Uturu (GUU) has alerted the general public of the fraudulent activities of certain individuals, especially one that uses the name, Dr Faith Bagudu, to defraud candidates seeking admission into the institution.
GUU, in a Press Release signed by its Sleek Ogbonnaya Ogwo, MNIPR who is the Deputy Registrar, Media and Public Relations of the institution, observed that these dubious individuals were deploying fraudulent websites and personal bank accounts to defraud prospective candidates seeking admission to the university in the current 2020/2021 Academic Session.
The statement read;
“Specifically, management wishes to alert the public of the unwholesome activities of a certain Dr. Faith Bagudu, who while claiming to represent the institution, has been in the practice of defrauding unsuspecting persons of huge sums of money through her personal Access Bank Account with the number 1394599479.
“Subsequently, management hereby wishes to reiterate that admission to any of the approved undergraduate programmes of the university in the Nine Colleges of Agriculture, Education, Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Law, Medicine and Health Sciences, Natural and Applied Sciences, Management and Social Sciences and Humanities can ONLY be processed through the official website of the university, www.gregoryuniversityuturu.edu.ng, while all payments are EXCLUSIVELY made to the institutions accredited bank accounts that are reflected in the website.
“The public is thereby enjoined to be properly guided and avoid the error of transacting with the university through unlicensed middlemen and miscreants who deploy personal bank accounts and such contrived fake websites as http://www.gregoryuniversity.com, even as appropriate security agencies have been adequately briefed on these ignoble practices and their perpetuators.”