Udom Emmanuel probes child abuse allegation in Deeper Life school

Akwa Ibom Governor, Udom Emmanuel
Udom Emmanuel

Akwa Ibom State Governor Udom Emmanuel has ordered a probe into allegation of child abuse in Deeper Life College, Uyo.

Commissioner for Information and Strategy Iniobong Ememobong said in a statement at the weekend that the governor gave the directive following complaints by a parent.

“The government notes complaints by a parent whose child is a pupil of Deeper Life College, Uyo.

“The complaints, gleaned from social and traditional media, relate to the maltreatment and abuse of their child.

Governor Emmanuel has directed that the complaints be investigated and necessary actions taken,” the statement read.