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FG Sets Up Panel To Probe Lead British International School Abuja

The Ministry of Education has formed a seven-member committee to look into the bullying incident at Lead British International School in Abuja, according to Yusuf Sununu, Minister of State for Education.

Two widely shared videos on the internet late on Monday showed a female student (names not included) slapping her victim while harassing her female classmate (names withheld).

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Both Nigerians and social media users strongly condemned the footage, urging an investigation into the occurrence.

In a letter to the school administration, the victim did, however, request justice through her attorneys at the Deji Adeyanju and Partners legal company. claiming that she was “traumatized from the emotional and physical effect of these daredevil bullies’ oppressive acts.”

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The minister said, “The ministry has guidelines for all those. You see, when one is confirmed that he has done (bullying), depending on the gravity, it can lead to an outright termination of appointment and expulsion.

“And once that’s done now, we’ll also follow it up with prosecution because it’s right. You see, it now becomes a civil offence.

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“Even in this case, we have to set up a committee and we’ve constituted a seven-man committee.”

Talking about the committee members, he said, “They’re technocrats in the field of education,” adding that “they’ve garnered so much experience to be able to uncover whether there’s negligence on the part of the school or not.” [CONTINUE READING HERE]

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