Kwara State Government has suspended the pinnacle of Musbaudeen Islamiya Arabic college in Ganmo, Ifelodun native authorities space of the state over the brutal method some college students have been punished within the college.
A viral video confirmed 5 college students together with a feminine being mercilessly flogged with lengthy cane by 5 clerics for alleged conducts conceived to be opposite to the foundations of the varsity. Read HERE
According to report, the scholars have been punished for allegedly celebrating a celebration in a membership home and taking alcohol.
An announcement issued on Sunday, October 10, by the Commissioner for Education and Human Capital Development, Hajia Sa’adatu Modibbo Kawu, stated a authorities delegation has visited the Arabic college additionally took the affected college students to a public hospital for correct medical examination and remedy.
The crew comprised the Hon. Commissioner for Education and Human Capital Development, Hajia Sa’adatu Modibbo Kawu; Special Assistant to the Governor on Religion (Islam) Alhaji Danmaigoro; Dr Saudat AbduBaqi of the University of Ilorin; Mallam Lawal Olohungbebe of Kwara State University; and Chief Press Secretary to the Governor Rafiu Ajakaye.
The crew was joined by the Divisional Police Officer Ganmo SP Oko Nkama; and a consultant of the NSCDC DSC Parati AbdulHameed.
“The government’s team carefully listened to the authorities of the Arabic school, the father of the sole girl in the video, and four other students involved in the unsavoury development,” the assertion learn.
“Regardless of the reasons of the authorities on the event, the self-confessed consent of the dad and mom and remorse of the affected college students, the federal government significantly frowns on the harsh beating seen within the footage
“Consequently, the federal government has directed the establishing of an investigative committee, comprising Muslim students, leaders and authorities officers, to look into the problem whereas the pinnacle of the Arabic college, who admitted to directing the punishment, has been requested to step apart pending the conclusion of the investigation
“The authorities has additionally taken the affected college students to a public hospital for correct medical examination and remedy. This is to make sure that none of them suffers any bodily or psychological injury
“The government appeals for calm while the committee does it works and submits a report for further action. The government commends the Ganmo Muslim community for the support given to the team.”