Godfred Darko, a rogue Telegram group operator allegedly responsible for the leakage of the 2021 WASSCE Business Management and physics papers has been arrested by the West African Examinations Council security operatives.
The administrator of Jerusalema Telegram group, a staff of the non-profit-making organization (WAEC) Friday told EducationWeb.com.gh was captured at Kasoa in the Central Region and handed over to the police for investigations.
“The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has managed to arrest the operator of one popular Apor WhatsApp group dubbed Jerusalema, he is Godfred Darko alias Mr Phresh from Central Region,” the WAEC official stated.
According to him, the security operatives are in search of other administrators of the notorious 2021 WASSCE questions leakage group including Marcus, Gyimah Motive, Marshal and Sir Eben who are at large.
He said the Council’s security in collaboration with national security has deployed a team of security personnel throughout the country to arrest all the unscrupulous individuals behind all the Apor rogue websites.
The WAEC staff said his outfit investigative team is currently tracking operators behind Telegram and WhatsApp groups including Ruth, Eminent Link, Mr Robert, Success Room, Mr IUPAC, Brotherhood and WAEC Secret Helper.
The activity of these notorious boys usually called Apor dealers Wednesday, September 15, 2021, forced the not for profit organization to postpone the conduct of two subject papers after questions for the exams leaked online.
The 2021 edition of the WASSCE for School which commenced on Monday, August 16, 2021, with 446,321 prospective candidates representing 221,437 males and 234,884 females from 965 schools will end on Friday, October 8, 2021.
Persons associated with the conduct of the ongoing international examination including supervisors and invigilators have been urged to be vigilant and refrain from taking their mobile phones to the examination hall.