Raliya, a Junior Secondary School (JSS) student of Government Secondary School, Kachai was said to have been allegedly flogged by a teacher in the school, one Moses Aura because she came to school late on Thursday, February 23, 2017.
Daily Trust gathered that as a result of the beating she got from the teacher, the cane hit the student’s right eye and has resulted to permanent damage in the eye. However, Raliya’s uncle, Sani Abubakar, confirmed the incident.
He said: “Raliya was late for school that fateful day, February 23, 2017 and the teacher, Moses Aura asked her and many others to kneel down and wait for him. When he came back, he started beating her and the cane hit her right eye. She was rushed to the National Eye Center, Kaduna, unfortunately, they said the water in the eye had drained out and there was nothing they could do to salvage the eye.”