NIGERIA: LAGOS TEACHERS ARRAIGNED FOR DEFILING SEVEN PUPILS
Two teachers of Nazareth Junior and Senior College, Epe, Lagos State, have been arraigned before an Ogba Magistrate’s Court for allegedly defiling seven pupils of the school.
The teachers, Oke Mustapha and Yisau Musibau, were arraigned on Friday on three counts bordering on sexual assault.
Speaking on the incident, Lagos State Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Mr. Adesina Odeyemi, said the arrest followed the confession by the teachers to sexual abuse at a Personnel Management Board meeting to investigate the allegation. He further disclosed that the students who were the complainants, had offered statements at the Lagos State Police Command, and that the government had ordered a comprehensive medical examination for the pupils to aid investigations.