The magistrate 71 pupils reprimanded the educators for the poor childhood of the influenced students, which he asserted had added; to their activities.




An aggregate of 71 pupils understudies of the Government Secondary School, Etoi in Uyo Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State have been; suspended for purportedly endeavoring to torch the school.

It was; assembled that a few students claimed to be; individuals from; a faction bunch brought the law into their hands and vandalized the school property.

The students additionally held the Principal prisoner for a few hours and assaulted security work force in the school.

The Commissioner for Education, Prof Nse Essien, declared the suspension when he drove some administration staff of the service and different partners in the instruction area to survey the circumstance, with the end goal of proffering an enduring arrangement.

Communicating his alarm at the frame of mind of the students, Essien said; the school was; the privilege of everybody and it ought to be ensured. He said the Akwa Ibom State Government would not overlap its hands and permit hoodlums assume control over the school.

The chief included that anyone discovered chargeable would be; seriously rebuffed.

Focusing on that the individuals who participated in the occurrence were not; bonafide understudies of the school, he required the collaboration of all, including; the security organizations, to angle out the rotten ones.

“All the 71 understudies will be; suspended uncertainly as far as it matters for them in the demonstrations of viciousness and rebellion, with the exception of demonstrated generally.

“We got a portion of the names through insight. This measure is; intended to sterilize the framework and fill in as; obstruction to other people” he said.

He included that the last year students among them would have their names expelled from the rundown of WASSCE possibility to additionally support government’s zero resistance for indiscipline.

The magistrate reprimanded the educators for the poor childhood of the influenced understudies, which he asserted had added; to their activities.


“As educators, you must ingrain discipline in the understudies and to prevent a breakdown of peace in our schools. Any instructor who is acquainted with delay, carelessness of obligation and different types of offense will confront genuine authorizations”, he said.