Activists charge Kwara state government to prosecute head of Arabic school where students were brutalised

Many activists, including Islamic scholars has charged the Kwara government to prosecute the Mudir (Head) of Musbaudeen Al Islamy Arabic School.

The activist, Abdullah Ayofe implored the state government especially ministry of Humanitarian affair to intervene and do proper justice to the act displayed in a viral video

The said Arabic school authorities are under fire for brutalizing five students, including a girl, for attending a party.

They were accused of frolicking and taking alcohol but the learners denied the allegations.

Four men (supposedly Alfas) jointly flogged the students, leaving marks all over their bodies.

Others cheered and urged the quartet to whip mercilessly as they carried out the “punishment”

In a Facebook post, Ayofe explained that the victims attended the event in honour of one of their colleagues after Madrasah hour.

“The Mudir and those four guys who mercilessly flogged a lady for no reason must face trial.

“Human rights protection services must take up this matter. I plead everyone across the nation to look into this.”

Ayofe added that the founder of Misbaudeen Al Islamy Arabic School must, “apologize publicly after he faces his trial”.

Meanwhile, Kwara State Government has suspended the head of Musbaudeen Islamiya Arabic school in Ganmo, Ifelodun local government area of the state over the case.

A statement issued on Sunday, October 10, by the Commissioner for Education and Human Capital Development, Hajia Sa’adatu Modibbo Kawu, said a government delegation has visited the Arabic school also took the affected students to a public hospital for proper medical examination and treatment. 

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