A student of Moslem Grammar School, in Odinjo area of Ibadan was on Friday stabbed to death by a fellow student, during an argument.
The deceased, Toib Aresa was an SS2 student in the school.
Reports said pandemonium broke out in the school following the incidence but police from ‘Sanyo’ area of the city moved in to restore normalcy.
Eyewitnesses said the suspect who stabbed Toib with a knife escaped after committing th crime. A manhunt has since been activated to catch him. The suspect’s name could not be ascertained as at press time.
Witnesses added that the duo were engaged in an argument when the suspect suddenly brought out a knife from his bag and stabbed Toib in the stomach, throwing th entire school into confusion.
One of the school teachers who pleaded anonymity said: “We tried all we could to save the Toib’s life but he gave up the ghost as the intestines have already gushed out while there was nothing we could do than to invite the police”.