An Islamic school in Tungan Magajiya, Rijau local government area of Niger state has been invaded by a ritualist gang.
It was reported that the ritualist gang attacked five male students and cut out their throats while they were asleep.
According to Vanguard, two of the boys died instantly while one who was rushed to a nearby hospital died later.
The Niger state police public relations officer, Bala Elkana, who disclosed that the attack took place on Wednesday, March 8, said two of the victims survived the attack.
He said: “It was suspected ritualists because they took away the victims’ blood around 3 am on Wednesday.”