File picture of the primary entrance of Dowen College, Lekki Lagos.
The police in Lagos have introduced that they’ve commenced an investigation into the dying of Sylvester Oromoni jr, a 12-year-old scholar of Dowen faculty within the Lekki space Of Lagos.
The Commissioner of Police in Lagos instructed Channels Television on Sunday that the case has been taken over by the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID), Panti for discreet investigation.
Odumosu added that the command is teaming up with the Delta State Police Command within the investigation to unravel the thriller behind the dying of the minor.
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When requested if the police will base its findings on a previous medical report finished by the household, the Lagos police boss stated ”complete medical take a look at can be carried out and evaluation can be finished to ascertain information in our investigation.”
The 11-year-old scholar died on Tuesday final week after sustaining a number of inner accidents after he was allegedly tortured and bullied by some senior college students within the faculty.
In a viral video, Oromoni jr was seen writhing in ache. His enamel have been stained darkish crimson with blood. His legs have been swollen, and his stomach was bloated.
With the collection of video proof in circulation, the Management of Dowen College has launched an announcement saying they’ll cooperate with authorities to dig deep into the matter.
The Lagos State authorities via its Ministry of Education who had paid an earlier inquiry go to to the faculty on Friday has introduced that the college be shut down indefinitely.