A 10 year old pupil was reportedly found dead inside a bucket in a school in Lagos state.
A 10 year old pupil identified as Joy was found dead inside a bucket inside the Dela Mog school located at Raji Oba street, Iyana Ipaja area of Lagos state. The discovering has brought shock and confusion to the school since the incident happened Friday, 5th July.
How the student died inside the bucket is still a mystery the school is trying to get
Joy is said to be the only child of her parents and was said to have got to school in sound health. Concerns were raised after she did not return home after the school’s closing hour.
Her body was found inside a blue plastic bucket during a search by some of the teachers round the school premises.
The mother of the child is yet to be told that her child is dead as she wailed unstoppably asking to see her daughter. Sympathisers had to tell her Joy is not dead.
The alarming news caused an outrage in the environment where the school is located as residents gathered to find out exactly what happened.
A teacher in the school who spoke on condition of anonymity said Joy was a special child.
Policemen have evacuated the body of the deceased and the wife to the owner of the school was arrested.