Tangier: Teacher suspended for slapping pupil

A picture of the pupil did the round on social media and Moroccan internet users reacted outraged and furious.

The boy was yesterday by his teacher at a primary school in Mghogha, East of Tangier, beaten. And that was no soft touch, given the traces that remain on the face of the boy.

After been informed of this incident, has H R, the Director of the regional Academy of Tanger, opened an investigation to determine the exact circumstances of the incident. A Special Commission went to the school to the testimonies of the students, teachers and parents of the pupil.

The regional Academy of Tangier has decided to suspend the teacher and for the disciplinary board. For its part, the father of the victim will file a complaint against the teacher, reports Lefr360.