A female student of Federal Polytechnic, Oko, has been brutally injured by her roommate who flogged her mercilessly for allegedly eating her food.
Multiple online reports have it that the fight occurred at Migu Royal Hostel, Amaokpala, and the female student was beaten mercilessly by her roommate who got help from her friends.
Further reports state that pepper was reportedly used on the victim as punishment for ‘stealing’.
It has not been confirmed whether the incident which has since gone viral was reported to the school authorities.
Meanwhile, a source identified as Obianuju, who claimed her friend witnessed the incident, said the beating was over a man.
The victim who has received medical attention is nursing serious injuries.