A 37-year-old headmistress, Christiana Ayeni, has landed in trouble while enforcing discipline by reportedly checking the private parts of four female students inside the school over virginity.
The headmistress was arrested, arraigned in Court and was remanded in Ilesa Correctional Centre for unlawfully and indecently assaulting the students.
The incident happened at San Francesco Catholic College, Ejigbo, Osun State, where the victims were as boarding school students.
The Police alleged that the headmistress, Mrs. Ayeni, unlawfully and indecently assaulted a set of students namely, Mariam Ismael (18), Martha Alfa (15), Adefehintoluwa Ademuleyo (15) and Raphael Olamide (14), by touching their private parts within the hostel vicinity at the college.
Police Prosecutor, Inspector Elisha Olusegun, said the alleged offence contravened Section 360 of the Criminal Code, Cap 34, Vol. II, Laws of Osun State, 2002.
She pleaded not guilty.