12 September 2011
Eleven ex-militants on maritime skill acquisition in
Poland have been sent to for their inability to meet the academic standard of the institution, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Nigeria
The students were among the 22 admitted to the
in July for a two-year programme to study various courses, ranging from navigation to maritime science. Polish Maritime Academy
Polish Ambassador to Nigeria Przemyslaw Niesiolowski, who spoke to NAN, said the students could not cope with the school curriculum as they lacked the will to study, and had no basic education on maritime before proceeding for the course.
Niesiolowski, who regretted the development, said the institute observed “that the students attitude towards the programme was not encouraging, as they had undesired interest to be there and could influence and distract others from the course.”