General News

Two KNUST SHS teachers interdicted over death of student

The Education Directorate in the Ashanti Region has interdicted two teachers of KNUST SHS over the death of a final year student Daily News Ghana reports.

The two are Owusu Ansah Seth, a senior housemaster, and Anthony Awotwe, a housemaster for the Densu house where the deceased student resided.

According to the Ashanti Regional Directorate of the Ghana Education Service (GES), the interdiction of the two teachers is to allow for investigations into the matter.

“The Senior Housemaster and the Housemaster have also been asked to step aside for investigations to continue. Whether they will come back or not will depend on the recommendation of the committee but for now, they have been also asked to step aside until the committee finishes its work,” Ashanti Regional Director of the GES, Mary Owusu Achiaw who spoke to Citi News

Despite these actions that have been taken, the mother of the deceased student, Comfort Baidoo insists her son’s death was due to negligence on the part of school authorities.

Source: Agyapong Agyapa

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *