BY NAMULONGO PETER,NAIROBI,4TH MARCH 2017-After the shocking revelation on the highest degree of bullying happening at the most prestigious school in kenya Alliance High School,the board has moved in to suspended the six students charged with assaulting their fellow Form One students.The chairman of the board who is now in charge of the school after it was put under the board of management Sam Ncheeri also ordered the demotion of 10 prefects—including the school captain as part of measures to end the bullying incidents that have shocked the country and left students traumatised.
An administration block of Alliance high school
-The board also has organized a counseling session to all the affected students to enable them resume studies with an assurance that such incidents will not recur.
Already, the school’s Deputy Principal In charge of Administration is under investigation on why he failed to take measures against rampant bullying on Form Ones which appear to have been deep-rooted at the school.In a statement Ncheeri says “A new Acting Principal has assumed office and is now firmly in-charge of the school administration under the guidance of the BOM, while a substantive replacement is sought,” .
The six students suspended were charged with assault at the Kiambu Law Courts Friday and freed on a Sh20,000 cash bail each after denying the charges