A Senior Secondary School 3 student, identified as Michael Ogbeise, has reportedly beaten a teacher, Ezeugo Joseph, to death for flogging his younger sister.
The incident, according to Nigerian Tribune, happened at a yet-to-be-disclosed private school in Abraka, Delta State.
Ezeugo reportedly flogged one of his students, Promise,said to be the younger sister of the the boy.
Unable to bear his sister being beaten by the teacher, Ogbeise descended on the teacher and gave him some beatings that eventually led to his death.
The Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) in the state, DSP Bright Edafe, confirmed the incident.
According to him, Ogbeise attacked the teacher for flogging his younger sister.
“The story is true. The young man attacked the teacher who collapsed in the process. The girl is now under a protective custody, but his brother, who effected the killing, has bolted away.
“We have nothing to do with his parents. Our focus is to get the boy arrested,” he said.
Edafe further explained that the teacher was rushed to a hospital but confirmed as brought in dead, adding that his remains has been deposited in the morgue.