Proprietor Of Bright SHS Arrested Following Students’ Unrest

Bright SHS Proprietor arrested
The proprietor of the Bright Senior High School in the Eastern Region, Mr. Bright Amponsah, has been arrested by the police in the Eastern region.
His arrest follows his alleged role in the attack of an invigilator of the West African Examination Council and a journalist with state-owned Daily Graphic.

Police sources say he will be arraigned before court soon.

Final-year students of Bright Senior High School on Thursday, August 6, went on the rampage and attacked the external invigilator assigned to the school.

The external invigilator, Mr. David Nii Djan Mensah, who resisted attempts by the students to cheat was attacked by the angry students.

Mr. Emmanuel Pacome Damalie, the journalist who had also gone to the school to observe the situation following a demonstration by the students was also attacked.

Meanwhile, this portal is reliably informed that the students have since been moved to the Ofori Panin SHS where they will write the rest of their papers.

There are also indications the National Inspectorate Board may shut down the school.

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