A student of Abubakar Tafawa University, Bauchi identified as Dahiru Adamu from the Faculty of Technology Education has in the early of Friday hanged himself to death.
The suicide occured in Gubi Campus of the Institution 15 Kilometers from the state capital.
Reports gathered indicated that, the student prayed Salatul Ishai with his colleagues in the students mosque last night.
Our source who witness the traggic event says report the remains of the student hung on the tree for over 2 hours.
He said, “I was in the administrative block this morning only to discover a student hanging on one of the trees in the school.
”The deceased left his shoes and books under the tree and then hung himself.
“I don’t know the full identity of the deceased but I learnt his name is Dahiru, a 300 Level student of Wood Work Section in the Department of Technology Education. May be this connected with pain of missing IT ( Industrial Training) ”
Another sets of students who were at scene in the early hours around 7:00am said ” we just wake up this morning and see this unfortunate incident “
Its unclear whether the student hang himself or was hanged by some one.
The Police Public Relations Officer, Bauchi State Command, Kamal Datti, confirmed the incident to newsmen,
Datti, a Deputy Superintendent of Police, said that the Chief Security Officer of the University informed the Police of the development.
“Our men immediately swung into action and removed the body and deposited it at the Mortuary at the Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital, Bauchi,” Datti stated.
The Police Spokesman added that “ preliminary investigation revealed that the name of the deceased is Dahiru Adamu and 30 years of age. He was a 300 Level student of the Technology Education Department of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi.
“The preliminary investigation has also shown that he was admitted at the Teaching Hospital on Wednesday. He was treated and discharged.”
He said that the actual cause of the death has not yet been ascertained but pointed out that full investigation into the matter are ongoing.
This is coming few days, after a 100 level student from petroleum department was attacked by hoodlums at his apartment in Sabon Kaura quarters, neabouring Yelwa campus.
The management of the university is yet to release a statement on these incidence.
Meanwhile the students of the institutions expressed worries over the incidents and urged the Management to look into matter.
Culled from Arewaaffairs.com