TheJakartaPost

Please Update your browser

Your browser is out of date, and may not be compatible with our website. A list of the most popular web browsers can be found below.
Just click on the icons to get to the download page.

Jakarta Post

University student suspended after reporting rector over alleged graft

  • News Desk

    Jakarta

Jakarta   /   Sat, November 21 2020   /  01:05 pm
Gedung Komisi Pemberantasan korupsi di Jalan HR Rasuna Said, Jakarta, Senin 30 November 2015. Gedung KPK yang baru ini terletak di sebelah gedung lama dan akan diresmikan tanggal 29 Desember 2015. (JP/Wienda Parwitasari)

Semarang State University (Unnes) in Central Java has suspended a student for six months after he reported the university's rector to the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) for alleged graft. Unnes Law School student Frans Napitu filed the report in person at the KPK headquarters in Jakarta on Friday, claiming that he had found irregularities in the university's budget financed from student funds and other sources before and during the COVID-19 pandemic. Frans also handed over detailed documents and supporting evidence to the KPK in the hope that the latter would look into the matter, kompas.com reported. However, the university sent a letter to Frans' parents on the following Monday, announcing that the student, who is currently in his ninth semester, was suspended for six months and would be evaluated for “moral and character guidance.&rdq...