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Professor Edwin Ijeoma, who was suspended for allegedly defrauding the university of Fort Hare. (Photo: Edwin Ijeoma, Facebook)
Professor Edwin Ijeoma, who was suspended for allegedly defrauding the university of Fort Hare. (Photo: Edwin Ijeoma, Facebook)

Disgraced Professor Edwin Ijeoma, the former academic who resigned after being accused of admitting unqualified civil servants for post-graduate degrees at the University of Fort Hare, may have himself used a fake master’s degree.

He allegedly used the fake degree from a bogus US university to get accepted at the University of Pretoria for a PhD programme. 

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