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Maths Teacher Sacked For Raping SHS Student In Staff Common Room


Ernest Ocloo, a mathematics teacher of the Sawla Senior High School (SHS) in the Sawla-Tuna-Kalba District of the Savannah Region has been dismissed after he was caught raping a female student of the school in the Staff Common Room in November last year, Successafrica.info reports.

In the sack letter copied to the sector Minister, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh, Director-General of the Ghana Education Service (GES) , Prof. Kwasi Opoku-Amankwa said “Mr. Ernest Ocloo has been involved in sexual misconduct with several female students of Sawla Senior High School. He admitted to having sexual intercourse with a female student in the staff common room on the 11th of November, 2019 and claimed it was consensual”

It adds that “It is the expectation of Management that this will act as a deterrence to all staff of the Ghana Education Service (GES) that such conduct will not be countenanced,” the letter cautioned.

Reports gathered also indicate he subjected his student ‘fiancé to several bouts of sex using the staff common table until victim became unconscious.

The information was leaked and he was reported by the the authorities of the school.

However, colleague tutors believe the story to be a framed up one by authorities just to get the teacher out of the school over unknown reasons.