A final year student of Covenant University, Ibukunoluwa Aina, was kicked out of an online project defense session, because of his full beards and hair.
The video of the incident has been making rounds on social media. Aina was on a zoom call with his colleagues and lecturers of his department to defend his project, which is a partial prerequisite for graduation.
Aina was however told to go and get a shave by his lecturers who said he looked rough. He was told to go take care of his look and then return for another defence.
“Look at the way you’re appearing and you’re saying that you have presented…Aina you have not presented, you have to go and barb, change your appearance”.
Aina got thereafter got the shave and defended his project. He disclosed this via his Twitter page.
“I’ve shaved and barbed, project defense was a success.” He tweeted.