The Northern Regional Police Command have arrested three persons in Tamale for impersonating some candidates in the ongoing West Africa Senior School Certificate Examinations (WASSCE).
A report issued by the Northern Regional Police Command in Tamale on Thursday named the suspects as Alhassan Abdul Karim aged 20, Zakaria Abdul Rauf, aged 24, and Tanko Baba, aged 17.
The report said they were arrested at the WAEC Hall in Tamale during the Core Mathematics paper in the ongoing WASSCE.
It said Tanko Baba, a former student of Ghana Libya Senior High School (SHS) in Tamale, was found writing the paper for Alhassan Abdul Karim, who is a student of Institute of Business Studies Tamale.
It added that suspect Zakaria Abdul Rauf, a former student of Tamale Senior High Schoool, was arrested while writing the paper on behalf of one Yusuf Alhassan of Institute of Business Studies Tamale.
It said the suspects were in police custody while Yusuf Alhassan was currently on the run.