Secondary School Student Stabs Friend over Girlfriend in Osun

Secondary School Student Stabs Friend over Girlfriend in Osun:

There was pandemonium on Wednesday, in Ikirun, Osun State when a student of Holy Michael Secondary School stabbed his friend with a broken bottle  during a clash over a girlfriend who is  a junior secondary school student.

Saturday Tribune  gathered that the boy, who stabbed his friend, was one of the students from Akinorun Grammar School, Ikirun, who were  merged with mission school as a result of the school reclassification programme by the state government.

Students and teachers, it was  gathered fled the school premises after the incident.

The victim, who was stabbed in the chest, was immediately rushed to a private hospital, but was rejected. He  was  later taken to  a government-owned hospital where he is currently receiving treatment.

The student, who stabbed his friend, was said to have fled after the attack.

However, some students of the school have been arrested  in order to assist  the police in their investigation on the matter.

At the time of filing the report, policemen from Ikirun divisional headquarters were seen mounting security within the school premises to maintain law and order.

When contacted, the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO) of Osun State Police Command, Mrs Folasade Odoro, confirmed the incident, but said the matter was being  investigating  by the police. She assured that the fleeing suspect would be apprehended. (Tribune)