by Kolapo Olapoju
In terrible news, ritualists have removed the eyes of a nine-year-old boy, Haruna Dahiru, in Toro Local Government Area of the Bauchi state.
The Bauchi Police Command spokesperson, DSP Haruna Mohammed, confirmed the incident yesterday, 5 August.
He said that the victim was rearing cattle at Babujaye in Gumau village when the ritualists followed him to a solidarity area where they attacked him and hacked out his eyes around 2.30 pm.
He said, “The scene was visited by the Police detectives attached to Gumau Division and the victim was rushed to General Hospital Toro for treatment.”
He also added that the police had begun investigation into the matter and were also making efforts to arrest the suspected ritualists.