Below is a warning released by the registrar of the Federal Polytechnic, Offa (OFFAPOLY) to every candidates seeking admission into their institution:
Attention of the Polytechnic Management has been drawn to the illegal activities of some fraudulent individuals asking candidates seeking admission into the Polytechnic to pay some amount into certain bank accounts after which registration Personal Identification Number (PIN) will be issued to them.
The Management of the Polytechnic wishes to advise candidates seeking admission into the Polytechnic and members of the public to avoid dealing with these unscrupulous elements and report them to law enforcement agencies.
The procedure for admission into the Polytechnic involves purchase of virtual PIN card from designated bank branches, logging into the polytechnic website with the virtual PIN to register online and follow information and instructions as may be required.
Further details are contained in the 2013 admission advertisements of the Polytechnic and the Polytechnic website www.fedpoffaonline.net
Alhaji AbdulHamid Raji