School, Akute, Ogun State, Oyindamola Onimole, has been detained by the
Ajuwon Police Division.
held by the police between 6pm on Wednesday and 12pm on Thursday, was
arrested by a policeman from the station for reporting a teacher in the
school, identified simply as Mrs. Oni, to his mother.
who is the wife of one of the policemen at the station, had maltreated
Oyindamola at school and the pupil reported her to his mother, Mrs.
Nimota Onimole, who subsequently stormed the school and complained about
school hours, the teacher called her husband and he stormed the house of
the pupil and arrested the minor.
from work about 10pm, neighbours told her about the ordeal of her son.
She left for the police station to ascertain what had happened. The
mother, who went to the police station to bail her child, was also
got to the station around 10.30pm, requesting to get her child released,
she was equally detained at the station. All this happened because of
the influence of the teacher, whose husband happened to be a policeman
at the station.
at home that night. I had to consult a lot of people to wade in and get
justice for my family.