A statement from Management signed by the Registrar, Dr Koryoe Anim-Wright and sighted by GhanaPlus.com said no such report was before management hence must be disregarded.
“The attention of the Management of the University of Professional Studies has been drawn to media reports with the headline “Two UPSA Students Sacked from their hostels”.
“The Vice Chancellor of UPSA is the Chief Disciplinary Officer and all decision taken by the Vice Chancellor are communicated through the Registrar. Any disciplinary communication that does not follow the above procedure is not authorize by Management and should therefore be this regarded,” the statement said.
“The University further states that no disciplinary report on the alleged is before management for final decision”.
“Members of the public are therefore advised to disregard the story”.
Ghanaian media on Wednesday, November 24, reported two students from the University of Professional Studies (UPSA) in Accra have been sacked by the school’s hostels for engaging in lesbianism.
According to the reports, the action of the two, management of the renowned tertiary institution said frowns on its rules and regulations hence the decision.
“They have since been dismissed from UPSA Hostel awaiting further sanctions from Management,” Management of UPSA said.
The report further warned students of the institution to desist from such misconduct or face being dealt with.
“Desist from sexual misconduct and observe all other rules and regulations in the Hostel as well as the Student Handbook. Any student caught infringing any of the regulations will not be spared,” part of the notice reads.
“Engaging in acts of lesbianism is contrary to Section 1.28.11(g) of the Student Handbook of the University of Professional Studies, Accra; 2018 and Schedule G 8.3 (23) of the Statute of the University.