A female student of the Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto, in Nigeria has been beaten and burnt to death by a mob for blasphemy.
The horrific incident occurred on Thursday, May 12, when the lady, who is claimed to be a Christian, allegedly abused Prophet Muhammad.
A distressing video of the lady being stoned, assaulted, and burned to death by the enraged mob in the school grounds is currently circulating online.
The school has been closed indefinitely as a result of the event. A memo to that effect has been shared online.
“Following today’s early morning students rampage in the college, the college management has resolved to close down the college indefinitely with immediate effect. Consequently, all students are hereby directed to vacate the college immediately (12th May 2022)”. The memo reads.