Family Mourns As UNIJOS 300 Level Law Student Dies In Gunmen Attack (Details)
The family of University of Jos 300 level Law student who was killed in the gunmen attack that took place on Sunday, September 30th, 2018 have been left devastated.
The Statement released by the principal assistant registrar, information and publications, Abdullahi Abdullahi reads:
“It is claimed that seven students of the University have been killed as a result of the skirmishes. Management wishes to clarify that after a rigorous search was carried out, one student is still missing while one student was confirmed dead and others were reported injured. The corpse of the deceased student has since been deposited in a mortuary. One of the injured students is still receiving treatment in the hospital while the other has been discharged. Out of respect for the families of the affected students, the university authorities have decided not to disclose the identities of the dead and the injured but would do so in due course.”
The university management also used the opportunity to sympathize with the families of the students who became victims of the attack. He said:
“The management also wishes to appreciate the government, security agencies as well as members of the public who have shown great concern about the plight of the university during this difficult period.”