The administration of the College of Jos (UNIJOS) has confirmed the killing of one of their college students within the latest assaults that rocked town on Sunday September 30th.
In an announcement launched by Abdullahi Abdullahi, principal assistant registrar, info and publications, mentioned one of its college students was killed, one is missing whereas two others had been injured after the attack. In accordance with Abdullahi, the clarification grew to become vital following sequence of unverified info being circulated in regards to the casualty figures.
“It’s claimed that seven college students of the College have been killed on account of the skirmishes. Administration needs to make clear that after a rigorous search was carried out, one student continues to be missing whereas one student was confirmed lifeless and others had been reported injured. The corpse of the deceased student has since been deposited in a mortuary. One of many injured college students continues to be receiving therapy within the hospital whereas the opposite has been discharged. Out of respect for the households of the affected college students, the college authorities have determined to not disclose the identities of the lifeless and the injured however would accomplish that sooner or later.” the assertion mentioned
The administration commiserates with the households of the deceased student, the injured and all those that suffered losses through the unlucky incident.
“The administration additionally needs to understand the federal government, safety businesses in addition to members of the general public who’ve proven nice concern in regards to the plight of the college throughout this tough interval,” he mentioned.
On Sunday, lots of the college students got here on twitter to accuse some safety brokers of invading their campus and capturing sporadically. Shedrach Kums, a 300 stage legislation student, was killed within the attack. Shedrach in a put up shared on his Fb web page few days in the past, had referred to as for a stability in terror. Final week, unknown gunmen attacked a neighborhood in Jos, killing 14 individuals together with a household of 9.