LASU suspends Indian hemp-smoking undergraduate

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– A Lagos State University (LASU) undergraduate has been suspended for reportedly smoking Indian hemp

– The student was sanctioned by the school management for smoking the Cannabis Sativa in the school premises

The Lagos State University (LASU) has suspended a second year Computer Science undergraduate, (name withheld), for being in possession of a substance suspected to be Cannabis Sativa (Indian hemp).



News Agency of Nigerian (NAN) reports that the suspension is contained in the university’s bulletin made available on Sunday, August 28, in Lagos. ‎

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The bulletin said the university’s vice-chancellor (VC) Olanrewaju Fagbohun, suspended the student in line with the powers conferred on him by section 28 of the Law establishing the institution‎.

According to the bulletin, the suspension will subsist until he appears before the Students’ Disciplinary Committee of the university to defend himself.‎ ‎ It said the institution’s security men apprehended him‎ on May 3, 2016, with the suspected substance.

The bulletin was said that possession of such hard drugs contravened the rules and regulations governing the university.

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It was learned that the view of the development was stated, the student is not expected to participate in the academic activities of the university until the suspension is lifted.

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