UNICROSS shut down over killing of student by suspected hoodlums

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Update: UNICROSS shut down over killing of student by suspected hoodlums

Photo from the camous on Friday morning

Authorities of the University of Cross River State (UNICROSS) have shut down the institution temporarily following the killing of a 300 level student, Nkasi Moses.

 

LIB reported that the Applied and Fine Arts student was allegedly stabbed to death on campus by suspected hoodlums on Thursday night, June 3. 

 

The Vice-Chancellor of the university, Professor Austin Angba, who confirmed the development to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday June 4, in Calabar, said that the institution was shut temporarily to mourn the late student and allow the police to carry out an investigation on the matter.

 

“Yesterday night, at 9:00 p.m., three hoodlums were parading themselves on campus and trying to take a phone from a student. While doing that, a second student came to help his colleague,” he said.

 

According to Angba, when the hoodlums saw that they could be apprehended, one of them brought out a knife and stabbed the second…



Source: Linda Ikeji