His Lordship Alexander Oware at the Temale Circuit Court has sentenced 32 -year-old Social Studies teacher Natogmah Yamousa Otabil to serve seven years imprisonment with hard labour for sodomizing 18 pupils of the Kulpi R/C Junior High School.
The police in Salaga arrested Yamousa Otabil ladt year September following a report by the East Gonja Municipal Education Director over some sodomy allegations.
The accused earlier pleaded guilty to all the charges put on him and was granted bail on Thursday, November 4, 2021.
He was sent to Accra, Pantang Psychiatric hospital for medical examination and assessment after the defense lawyer prayed the court for a psychiatric assessment, which the court granted on 8th December, 2021.
According to report, the first medical examination conducted was rejected by the presiding judge as it lucked veracity, leading to a second test at Temale Teaching Hospital.
The case was adjourned a number of times until Tuesday, August 9 when judgement was delivered.
Source : Honestynewsgh.com
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