A second year student of the Anlo-Afiadenyigba Senior High School in the Keta municipality is battling for his life at the hospital after he was reportedly stabbed by a colleague during a heated argument about their girlfriends, Voltaonlinegh.com has learnt.
The incident which happened at about 11:00am Wednesday, had the victim identified as Isaac Newton stabbed with a broken louvre blade in the dormitory by his colleague second year student, identified only as Wise, following a degeneration of their verbal altercations.
A source close to the incident told voltaonlinegh.comthat, the two boys while awaiting the day’s examination begun teasing each other about how ‘cheap’ their Anyarko SHS girlfriends were, as they bragged of ‘conning’ one another’s girlfriend in separate instances.
“These boys were in the dormitory with other students awaiting the day’s examination when they began to tease each other’s girlfriend. Each telling the friend how ‘cheap’ the girlfriend was that he easily conned her,” the source stated and added that, the argument degenerated when the victim allegedly use a louvre blade to hit the back of his colleague, Wise, who in retaliation, also picked the broken blade and stabbed him [Isaac] in the stomach.
The incident has sent a shockwave down the rest of the student body, some of whom managed to rush the victim on a motor bike to a nearby health facility, the International Missions Hospital, where medical personnel were said to be working around the clock to stabilize his condition.
Meanwhile, the attacker has since absconded from the school campus.