In what appears to be a sad and tragic incident, a final year nursing student identified as Mercy Victor has been confirmed dead after she was allegedly raped and stabbed by 3 tricycle riders (Keke Napep).
According to one Alex Anthony who shared the sad news via his Facebook page, the deceased who is a 300 level Nursing student in Jalingo, was raped on Sunday around 10-11pm.
The said victim eventually gave up the ghost early this morning.
His post read;
A final year student of school of Nursing and midwifery Jalingo, has been messily raped to death.
Mercy who was a student of Midwifery 300level, meet the 3 evil men of keke riders around specialist and school of Nursing’s bridge who raped and stabbed her to death, when no person or security guard to rescue her on that moment.
The deadly incident happened when the late mercy was returning back to school on Sunday night around 10-11pm from town where she went for weekend.
According to an eye witness report, Mercy was raped, stabbed and later found swimming on her pool of blood and was later taken to the near by specialist hospital Jalingo where she later give up the ghost this morning Tuesday 5th June 2018.
Report also has it that, Mercy wasn’t the only victims of this unfortunate act by the suspected Keke riders, it was learned that this evil act has been happening but no security has been send to the area to help curb the security challenges affecting vulnerable students at that area.
It may be recalled that a similar incident took place with a final year nursing student of the University of Maiduguri identified as Fatima, who boarded a Keke Napep from Unimaid park to Baga road area in Borno state and was reportedly kidnapped, raped, robbed and poured acid on by unknown men.
May God have mercy!