The police in the Federal Capital Territory have confirmed the death of two pupils of the Local Education Authority, LEA, Kubwa II school after eating biscuits at a party.
On Tuesday, February 20, 2018, two 14-year-old pupils of the school, Nehemiah Yahaya and Yahaya Garba, of primary 5 and 4 respectively, died after eating biscuits at a party allegedly organised by unknown persons.
Anjuguri Manzah, the spokesperson of the police in the FCT, said that no arrest has been made as investigation was ongoing.
He said that the case would be transferred to the command’s Criminal Investigation Department for discreet investigation.
Following the incident, Musa Dikko, the chairman, Bwari Area Council, suspended activities at the school till Monday, February 26.