Tanzania anger after beating of pupil to death

There has been an outcry in Tanzania after a teenager was allegedly beaten to death by a teacher who accused…

There has been an outcry in Tanzania after a teenager was allegedly beaten to death by a teacher who accused him of stealing, AFP news agency reports.

Sperius Eradius, 13, died on Monday a few days after being punished for allegedly taking a teacher’s handbag, AFP adds.

In protest, his family are refusing to bury the child until the teacher is suspended.

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