Auchi Polytechnic, Edo State, has debunked claims in the social media alleging the death of the rector of the institution, Dr. Momodu Sanusi Jimah.
The school in a statement obtained by GWG asked the public to disregard the reports of the death of the rector who is reported to have been struck by stroke.
The school’s Public Relations Officer (PRO), Mustapha Oshiobuge in a statement titled, “Rector is alive” said:
“It has come to the attention of the Management of the Auchi Polytechnic that rumours of the death of the Rector went viral on the social media.
“Management of the Polytechnic states categorically that the Rector of the Polytechnic, Dr. M. S. Jimah is alive.
“The public is advised to simply disregard the news. It is the Almighty God that gives life and by His grace, the Rector is alive.”