SS3 student jailed for threatening to kill teacher in Ogun

A 20 year-old secondary school student, Segun Dosumu, was sentenced to three weeks in prison with hard labour, for threatening to kill his teacher.

An Abeokuta Magistrates’ Court on Thursday handed the sentenced to Dosumu, who resides at Iboro area of Ogun, after he had pleaded guilty to the charge preferred against him when it was read to him.

Consequently, after the review of facts of the case by the Prosecutor, ASP Wale Diyaolu, the Magistrate, Mr S. S. Sotayo convicted Dosumu of the charge.

Sotayo said besides the admission of guilt, all the evidence presented in court had proven beyond reasonable doubt that the convict was guilty of the offence as charged and then sentenced the convict to three weeks in the correctional centre with hard labour, but with an option of N200,000 fine.

NEWSCASTARS.COM gathered from NAN reports that Diyaolu had told the court that the Senior Secondary 3 student committed the offence on Nov. 23 at 9.00 a.m. at Eyinni Comprehensive High School, Iboro, Yewa North of Ogun as he, threatened to kill or injure Mr Ismail Fadeyi, his teacher, with a bottle.

The prosecutor said the offence contravened Section 86 of the Criminal Code, Laws of Ogun 2006.

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