A female student of Ogume Grammar School, Ogume in the Ndokwa West Council Area of Delta State has been killed by hoodlums who invaded the school.
Properties worth millions of naira were destroyed by the hoodlums, Tribune reports.
The hoodlums, suspected to be cult members, also attacked the school’s principal. She was rushed to the General Hospital, Kwale for treatment.
The report stated that the school’s ICT center, principal’s office, a car, and the administrative office, amongst others, were burnt by the cult members.
On Wednesday, the state government announced the immediate closure of the school till further notice. This was disclosed by the State Commissioner for Secondary Education, Rose Ezewu, during a meeting held with the leaders of Ogume community.