A private school teacher in Edo State has disappeared with the sum of N2 million West African Examination Senior Secondary school Examinations (WASSCE) enrolment fees.
The money was paid by students of Gilgal Private School in Iguobazuwa, Ovia North East Local Government Area of the State and handed over to the suspected Culprits for safe keeping hence there is no Commercial Bank in the Local Government Area, according to investigation.
A parent in the Secondary school raised the alarm which led to the arrest of the Proprietor by police operatives at Iguobazuwa, following the disappearance of the teacher.
A resident of Iguobazuwa who identified himself as Imona, described the incident as “embarrassing” and called for a thorough investigation into the crime.
Contacted, the Spokesman of the Nigeria police, Edo State Command, SP Bello Kotongs, promised to obtain brief from the Divisional Police officer (DPO) in the area for details.
Also speaking, the Permanent Secretary, Edo State Ministry of Education, Mrs. Stella Imasuen, denied knowledge of the incident.
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