A student of Kinsey College of Education in Ilorin, Kwara State, Yakubu Ahmed has killed his colleague Farouq Ahmed. Yakubu and the deceased reportedly got into a fight which involved the use of knives. The fight led to life threatening injuries.
According to the First Information Report, FIR, both boys were rushed to the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, UITH, in Ilorin. However Ahmed lost his life due to injuries sustained during the fight. Reports revealed that the reason for the fight was over some missing plates which was kept with the deceased. Trial Magistrate, Adebayo Kudus, in his ruling, said he could only take cognizance of the case but lacked jurisdiction to entertain it. He adjourned the matter till March 21, 2022, for mention.
Meanwhile, Chukwuweze, a middle-aged woman in a Delta State community, has been beaten to death by an angry mob over allegations of witchcraft. According to Ika Weekly Newspaper, the incident was said to have occured last weekend at Mbiri Kingdom in Ika North East Local government of the state. A source who craved anonymity while condemning the mob action meted on the deceased disclosed that the incident was instigated by one Mr. Chukwuekwu. Read more.