Government suspends, to prosecute teacher for allegedly defiling 14 schoolchildren in Niger


THE Child’s Rights Agency under the Office of Governor Abubakar Sani Bello of Niger State has confirmed the inauguration of a committee to investigate the alleged sexual assault on 14 pupils of Central Primary School, Karabonde, New Bussa, in Borgu Local Government Area by a teacher, Usman (surname withheld). 

It was gathered that apart from defiling the schoolchildren, the teacher also allegedly infected them with HIV. Nigerian Tribune gathered that the suspect is currently being detained at the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID) of the state police command in Minna. 

It was further gathered that the committee is to be headed by the Commissioner for Education in the state,…

Source: Nigerian Tribune