The Lagos State government has on Thursday cried foul over the activities of some unscrupulous elements collecting money from the public in the name admission into school, urging citizenry to disregard any fake advertisement on the internet about admission into the state School of Nursing.
According to the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health, Dr Modele Osunkiyesi, in a signed disclaimer; ”The attention of the Ministry of Health has been drawn to the activities of some unscrupulous group of people who placed a fake advertisement on the internet.
”It has been revealed that these dubious people invite unsuspecting individuals to pay into their personal accounts,” she said.
Members of the public were generally urged to disregard any information on the internet about the purported admission forms.
She said; “Anyone who deals with these touts does so at his or her own risk’’.
Osunkiyesi, also informed them that all inquiries regarding admission into the school should be channelled to the Coordinator, Lagos State School of Nursing Complex, Alimosho General Hospital, Igando.