Four pupils die after eating biscuit in Abuja school


Reports say four pupils of Local Education Authority II primary school, Kubwa, a suburb of Federal Capital Territory, have died after eating biscuit given to them by an unidentified classmate.

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The names of the deceased and their classes were given as; Na’imat Yahaya 14, of primary 4, and Yahaya Garba also 14 of primary four and Moses Sunday of primary one.

Reports said the victims fell ill and died after allegedly eating biscuits shared to them by an unidentifiable classmate on Tuesday.

Two of the deceased were reportedly from the same family.

It was said that some of the deceased students died in the school premises after bleeding from the mouth.


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