A teacher at the Akwatia Technical Institute in the Eastern Region is currently battling for his life after he was stabbed by one of his students.
According to a report by Accra-based Adom FM, the student stabbed the teacher with an object, identified as scissors.
The victim, Mr. Sakyi, is reported have instructed the student to stop loitering around after the break-time had passed.
The teacher further directed the student to head to his classroom, however, the angry student refused and rather stabbed the teacher following an altercation.
Headmaster of the school, Mr. Owusu confirmed the story, saying the stabbed teacher has been rushed to the St. Dominic Hospital for treatment.
He said the victim had severe wounds but is currently responding to treatment and in a very stable condition.
He added that the student, identified ad Edward Darkwah, has since been arrested by the Akwatia Police Command to help with investigations.
Meanwhile, it is currently unknown if the injured teacher will press charges on the suspect or allow for an out-of-court settlement.
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