Sylvester Oromoni: Over 100,000 sign petition, demand swift prosecution of culprits

Sylvester Oromoni: Over 100,000 sign petition, demand swift prosecution of culprits

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12/5/2021 4:00:00 PM

Sylvester Oromoni: Over 100,000 sign petition, demand swift prosecution of culprits

Over 100,000 persons have signed two petitions on the platform, demanding the swift prosecution of all those responsible for the gruesome death of 12-year-old Sylvester Oromoni, who was a boarding student of Dowen College , Lekki, Lagos.

It partly read, “On Tuesday 30/11/2021 we lost our brother 12 years old Sylvester Oromoni Jnr…He was taken from us from in the most gruesome of manner beaten by senior five boys in his hostel in Dowen College lekki Lagos State… The students are from influential families and the school is trying to bury the case.

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“Sign and help us find justice for Sylvester Oromoni Jnr. It’s our fight he could be your son , your brother, your cousin. #justiceforsylvester”Also, the second petition started by The Irede Foundation with the title, ‘We Want Justice For Sylvester’ has attracted over 50,000 signatures as of press time.

It read in part, “We need the police to act immediately and investigate the circumstances and events that led to his death. We’re asking the Lagos Commissioner for Education, Folashade Adefisayo and officials of the Lagos State Universal Education Board, and the Federal Ministry of Education to probe allegations of bullying and negligence.

“We’re asking for a thorough and transparent investigation and prosecution of those found to be culpable in this tragic incident.“Justice must be served and seen to be served for 12-year-old Sylvester and his family.”The PUNCH had earlier reported that the father of the deceased student alleged that the Junior Secondary School 2 pupil died from the injuries he sustained during an assault by colleagues who wanted to initiate him into cultism but the school claimed he died after sustaining an injury during a football match.

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The question now is should they be prosecuted as minors or as adults? I never sign abeg I won sign my own The culprits in question are minors. Does our laws, prosecute minors?

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