Teacher arrested of pupil abuse
Police at Nselema in Machinga have arrested a teacher at Majiga primary school in the area of senior chief Chiwalo for injuring a standard 3 learner
This follows an image which was circulating on social media showing the injury of the boy.
According to reports gathered, the incident happened on Wednesday 26th of October 2022.
The suspect Rapheal Chikabwera ordered the student to kneel on a heated surface after the child was found playing in a flower garden at the school.
As a result the boy sustained injuries on his knees.
Meanwhile Nselema Police has warned that will not hesitate to take action on teachers who are still giving corporal punishments to students.