Two male teachers of a Lagos State Government Secondary School located in the Epe area of the state, have been declared wanted after they serially raped 10 female students of the school and in the process, infecting them with sexually transmitted diseases [STDs].
Vanguard reports that the teachers allegedly took turns in raping the students after threatening to fail them in their subjects till the bubble burst when one of the students was diagnosed to have been infected with the disease.
It was gathered that none of the students knew they were infected until one of them complained of an unusual discharge from her private part to her mother and when she was taken to a hospital, she was discovered to have been infected with STD.
Another student who was said to have confided in one of her friends of a similar discharge discovered that her friend had the same problem.
That was when they opened up to the serial rape they had been suffering in the hands of the teachers.
A staff of the school narrated that during an investigation by the school after the case was reported, other victims confirmed that they were also raped by the teachers on different occasions.
When contacted, the Director of the Office of Public Defender [OPD], Mrs. Olubukonla Salami, confirmed the report, saying that the case has been reported to them and that investigation has begun in earnest.
“The case has been reported to us and we are on top of it. It has also been reported to the state Police Command and investigation is on.”