Three students from the Wa Technical Institute in the Upper West region’s Wa municipality have been arrested for allegedly assaulting their housemaster.
The event occurred on Tuesday, July 25, and was brought to light after school officials submitted a formal report about the savage assault on the instructor.
The housemaster suffered serious injuries and was transported to Wa Municipal Hospital for immediate medical attention.
The attack allegedly occurred at the Wa Technical Institute’s house two block while the housemaster, Ishmail Musah Froko, was on a normal monitoring visit.
One student was detained for assaulting the housemaster, and two others were arrested for assaulting a student who intervened to save the assaulted teacher.
The Wa Technical Institute’s headmaster informed parents that the situation was under control and that the safety of their children at the school was a top priority.
He recommended parents to take an active role in their children’s development of behavior and conduct.
Police have detained the three students involved in the attack to assist with continuing investigations.