Olaleye Idowu

A Junior Secondary Principal of Government Girl secondary school in Rumuokwota in the obio Akpor Local government has been suspended by the rivers state government over what it describes as extortion

The suspension is with immediate effect.

According to a statement issued by the Commissioner for Education, Professor Chinedu Mmom, the suspension is a result of the principal’s “unsatisfactory response to the query issued her on the alleged extortion of money from students”.

The commissioner directed her to “hand over to the Vice Principal (Administration) to act as the Principal until further directive.”

The school principal was last week invited by the commissioner over allegations of extortion.

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