A swarm of bees has attacked and killed a 13-year-old boy, Ismail Hussaini, at Yanoko village in the Tofa Local Government Area of Kano State.

The incident happened on Thursday at Yanoko Nomadic Primary School while pupils were in their classes.

Yanoko village head, Habibu Bello confirmed the incident to newsmen.

He explained that the victim was rushed to the hospital where he died while receiving medical attention.

Sunusi Bature Dawakintofa, who was close to the deceased, told newsmen that the victim was attacked for his inability to run away because of a broken limb he is suffering due to sickle cell anaemia.

Bees attack, kill 13-year-old boy in Kano