— Government has suspended a teacher at Nondo primary school to pave way for further investigations on allegations of impregnating a school girl at Mbala secondary school.
District Education Board Secretary (DEBS), Alice Kamwi confirmed the development to ZANIS in an interview, today.
Ms. Kamwi said the named teacher has been suspended from performing duties pending further instructions from the provincial education officer in Kasama.
She said preliminary investigations appear to incriminate the teacher was responsible of impregnating the girl who was in grade 10 at Mbala secondary school last term.
She said the teacher who is also married with one child is alleged to have had canal knowledge of the girl last year during grade nine examinations period on promises of assisting her pass to grade ten.