The students of Falomo Senior High School accused of attempting to rape female students of Ireti Grammar School in the Falomo area of Lagos State will be arraigned in court today. PUNCH Metro reports that one of the five students said to be above 18 years will be arraigned before an open court while the others will be tried in a family court.
One Michale Matthew had said on social media that the suspects cornered two schoolgirls and attempted raping them to the cheer of other boys. She said one of them had slit a girl's skirt with a pair of scissors before she raised the alarm. Two of the perpetrators were identified simply as George and Abiodun.
Fatai Owoseni,the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, said on Wednesday that the command, together with the state Ministry of Justice, had concluded arrangement to prosecute the suspects on Thursday (today).