Student arrested for beating principal into coma in Osun

The Osun state police command have arrested a 19-year-old student of Oduduwa College, Ile-Ife for allegedly beating the school principal into coma.

The student who is said to be the head of a notorious gang in the school, allegedly attacked the principal, Mr Ademola Sanusi and beat him to a pulp on Friday, February 5.

According to reports, the suspect in company of his gang members attacked the principal. and other teachers fled the school to avoid being beaten.

The suspect whose name wasn’t disclosed is presently being detained at the state police command, and is helping to fish out his other colleagues who fled before the arrival of the police.
Osun Police Spokesperson, Mrs Yemisi Opalola confirmed the arrest, and revealed that investigations are ongoing on the matter with the assurance that the perpetrators of the inhuman act would be brought to book.

Folorunso Oladoyin, the Osun State Commissioner for Education, condemned the act and vowed that the student and other members of his gang will not go unpunished.

Leave a Comment