Students Hire Thugs to Attack Teachers in Ogun


There was pandemonium yesterday when students of Community High School, Ijoun, in Yewa North Local Government Area of Ogun State, allegedly hired suspected thugs to attack and send their teachers away from the school.

The incident came barely a week after a similar incident occurred at Unity High School, Kajola, Ibooro, in the same local government.

It was also gathered that similar incident recently happened at a school in Abeokuta, the state capital.

The hoodlums, were reported to have stormed the schools with dangerous weapons, and thereafter inflicted varying degrees of injury on some teachers.

It was gathered that the attackers invaded the school at about 10:45am yesterday and freely used weapons such as machetes and axes on Messers Stephen Oyelekan and Kayode Olatunji, before fleeing from the scene.

The matter was said to have been reported at the Eegua Police Station while the victims had been taken to hospital for treatment.

Also, the principals of Junior and Senior Secondary Schools, Mr. Sowunmi and Kayode Amusa respectively, were said to have informed the Adele of Ijoun Community, Chief Olaleye Emmanuel, and the head of the Amotekun in the community.