Bright SHS proprietor arrested following attack on WASSCE invigilators

Information reaching has it that, Bright Amponsah, the proprietor of Bright Senior High School at Kukurantumi in the Eastern Region has been picked up by police from the Eastern Regional command.

The arrest follows allegations of assault by some students of the school on WASSCE invigilators upon his command.

The students also attacked a journalist who was at the school to report on the developments.

The suspect had agreed to address pressmen on Friday morning over the incident but before that event could take place, personnel from the regional police command arrived to pick Mr. Amponsah up.

According to reports on Thursday, August 7, 2020, the proprietor of the school incited students to beat up the officials for tightening security during the West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).

Nii Djan Mensah, the WAEC official supervising the Kukurantumi and Tafo Zones, explained to newsmen that vigilance had been heightened because of purported malpractices being supported by teachers of the school.

Mr. Mensah recounted that on Monday when the integrated science paper was being written, he discovered some evidence of cheating in a urinal in the school.


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