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Ogun State Govt Worries Over Sexual Abuse In Secondary Schools

The Ogun State Government has made it known that the state is worried over sexual abuse in secondary schools across the state, lamenting the spate of sexual abuse and harassment among male teachers in mixed schools and girls only schools in the state.

Gov. Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State. Photo: Daily Post Nigeria
Gov. Dapo Abiodun of Ogun State. Photo: Daily Post Nigeria

The state government, however, promised to prosecute any teacher founding wanting in such act in public or private schools.

Ronke Soyombo, the Special Adviser to Governor Dapo Abiodun on Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Education, revealed the development while speaking with secondary schools’ principals at a function which was held in Abeokuta.

“The current administration is working with the Ministry of Justice to ensure that every case of child molestation and abuse is adequately handled,” she stated.

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