This tense situation sent fears and apprehension down the spines of residents of the areas.
The hoodlums allegedly brandished machetes, cutlasses, bottles and other dangerous weapons, while marching through some roads in the metropolis.
It was also gathered some of them wore masks apparently to cover their identity.
Though the gate of the Cherubim and Seraphim College Sabo Oke Ilorin was securely locked, the hoodlums hauled stones and other dangerous missiles into the premises even with the presence of military operatives stationed at the entrance gate of the school.
The violence also spread to St. Barnabas LGEA primary school, Murtala Muhammad way, Ilorin and some churches in the area.
He said that normalcy had since returned to schools and business communities in the metropolis.