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Crime & Punishment of Monday, 6 December 2021

Source: www.mynigeria.com

NANS S/West set up committee on Dowen students' death

Dowen College, Lekki Dowen College, Lekki

The death of 12-year-old Sylvester Oromoni, a student of Dowen College, Lekki, Lagos State has continued to generate public interest, as the National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, South-West Zone, has set up a fact-finding committee to look into the matter.

The student body has also pledged to take up the case and ensure that justice is done.

The Zonal Coordinator, Comrade Kappo Olawale Samuel, said this on Monday, adding that the committee to be set up was in line with the directive of the national leadership of the association that the zonal body should step into the matter.

He added that the fact-finding committee would comprise 11 members.

We have informed the Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folashade Adefisayo and officials of the Lagos State Universal Basic Education Board, and the Federal Ministry of Education to probe allegations of bullying and negligence.

We have informed the Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folashade Adefisayo and officials of the Lagos State Universal Basic Education Board, and the Federal Ministry of Education to probe allegations of bullying and negligence.

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