Michael Chukwuebuka, Reporting
Suspected armed robbers have killed a 200-level student of the Department of Philosophy, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria.
The tragedy occurred during a robbery attack on Sunday, January 8.
The student, who was attacked by some gun-wielding robbers at Success Lodge, Ifite, was simply identified as Daniel.
The robbers reportedly raided the lodge, took the victim’s phone, while he attempted to request the sim card of his phone from the robbers, he was shot in the belly.
Daniel was rushed to the hospital where he later died due to excessive loss of blood.
Reacting to the incident, the Anambra State Police Command, via its Twitter handle, expressed shock at the incident.
”This is unfortunate, I got this information from the SUG president, yesternight.
“I have also escalated to the DPO covering the area. Police patrol has been on since then.
“I urge the witness of the incident to help us with information, please,” the Command twitted.