A private boarding school in Kano has been closed down following reported cases of sodomy and rape.
It was gathered that Hassan Ibrahim Gwarzo private boarding School was closed down by the Kano state Government following the uproar generated by alleged case of sodomy.
According to Vanguard, the acting Governor of the state, Professor Hafiz Abubakar has directed the Private and secondary schools Board to seal the college immediately to pave way for investigation.
Professor Hafiz Abubakar further announced a 14-member committee under the leadership of Professor Abubakar Mustapha to investigate the allegations and turn in their report within two weeks.
There was panic among Guardian and Parents of the school students’ yesterday following a heart touching story aired by private radio station on alleged rampant cases of sodomy in the college in which a 9-year JSS student of the college claimed he was overpowered and sexually violated by unknown persons.
Similarly, the police in Kano has also launched a full blown criminal inquest to unravel the mystery surrounding the sexual assault in male dominated boarding school.
The Public Relations Officer, Kano Police Command told Reporters in Kano on Friday that one of the victim was receiving treatment at Abdullahi Wase Specialist Hospital.