From Awareness Times Newspaper in Freetown

Local News
In Sierra Leone, Saint Anthony School Teacher Jailed for Homo Sexuality
By Dauda Koroma
Oct 14, 2010, 17:08

A Class 6 teacher of the Saint Anthony Boys’ Primary School, Syke Street in western Freetown who was identified in court as Daniel Martin has been refused bail and sent on remand at Pademba Road on allegations of homosexuality. On yesterday’s date, Daniel made anther appearance in Court No. 1A before Magistrate Steven Conteh on one count charge of sexually abusing a 12-year-old boy of the School.

Offence sheet read out in the court stated that the accused on the 1st September 2010 in the School compound subjected the boy to sexual intercourse contrary to law.


There was no defence for him and the matter was prosecuted by Inspector Tommy Zizer. He is to make another appearance on 18th November, this year.

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