The Federal University of Technology, Akure, FUTA, has pinned  an indefinite suspension on a final year student of the institution who hacked into the website of an online news publication, the Premium Times.

According to the institution, the final student named Afolabi Emmanuel of the Department of Food Science and Technology was suspended on Wednesday

In a statement signed by the university’s Deputy Director, Corporate Communications, Adegbenro Adebanjo, the behaviour by the student attracted misconduct and illegal use of University IT infrastructure.

Following the complaint, the University management went on an investigation and it was discovered that Emmanuel performed the illegal act of misconduct using the log in details of two members of staff, without permission,  to perpetrate the act.

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