A teacher in a private school in Abraka, Delta state, Ezeugo Joseph, has died after he was allegedly beaten to death by one of his students yesterday.
Confirming the incident the spokesperson of the state police command, DSP Bright Edafe, said the suspect, Micahel Ogbeise, an SS3 student of the school, (name of school withheld) attacked the teacher for flogging his younger sister, identified simply as Promise.
”The suspect confronted the teacher because he flogged his younger sister. He punched the teacher, beating him up and the teacher collapsed. The teacher was rushed to the hospital where he was confirmed dead” the PPRO said
DSP Edafe said the suspect and his parents are currently on the run as they have all fled their apartment while the sister, Promise, is currently in protective custody.