Suspected ritualists has been reported broke an 11-year-old almajiri boy’s head, along Kofar Wambai in Bauchi State, escaped with his brain.
Gathered report revealed the almajiri pupils were begging for alms when the yet to be identified men deceived them to a lonely place with bad intentions.
The Bauchi State Police Command through its Public Relations Officer, Ahmed Wakil, confirmed the tragic incident, said the suspected ritualists used stone to break the boy’s head.
He said: “The Police received a distress call from a good Samaritan that unknown persons used a stone and broke the skull of an almajiri pupil. The two Quranic School pupils are Muhammad Yunusa, 11, and Aminu Yusuf, 12.
“They were deceived by unknown persons, who used a stone to break the skull of Yunusa and escaped to an unknown destination.
“They took him to the specialist hospital in Bauchi where a medical doctor certified him dead.”