Oruokpota hall around the University of Benin was thrown into chaos as a mentally deranged man stabbed a pedestrian on Monday.
According to reports, the lady was having a conversation with a friend around the popular hall when the unstable man asked them to vacate the spot for him.
Unaware of his condition, they ignored him only for him to reach out for a knife and stabbed one of the ladies on the spot.
It took the intervention of passerby before the man was disarmed and the lady was saved from him.
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Mentally challenged man stabs pedestrian in #Edo . . A lady is lucky to be alive after being stabbed by a mentally challenged man along a walkway in #Benin, #EdoState. . . The incident happened yesterday at the front of Oruokpota hall, Ring road, Benin. . . It was gathered that the lady was having a conversation with a friend, when the culprit told them to leave, but they ignored him, only for him to bring out a knife and stabbed the lady. . . Passersby, however, stepped in quickly to rescue the victim and disarmed the culprit.