Herdsmen Brutally Murder 5 College Of Education Students
Five students of the College of Education, Gidan Waya, Jema’a Local Government Area, Kaduna State, have been reportedly killed by unknown men on their way to school.
Reports gathered that the students were ambushed and killed on Sunday by herdsmen while on their way to school close to Gidan Waya in Southern Kaduna.
A social entrepreneur, Audu Maikori shared the tragic story of how his driver’s younger brother and five of his schoolmates at the College of Education, Gidanwaya in Kaduna State were ambushed and killed by the herdsmen on the social media.
Also, narrating the tragic scene, one of the victim’s brother told Vanguard that when the driver stopped “Suddenly, a group of armed herdsmen emerged from the bush, brought out the five passengers and summarily shot them at point blank range. They did not touch the driver. The killers disappeared back into the bush.
He added that the herdsmen did not touch the driver and later disappeared into the bush after the evil act.
“My family was informed that a farmer, who was on a hill not far away, saw everything. We have taken the corpses to the Zangon Kataf General Hospital, he added.
But the Kaduna State Police spokesman, ASP Usman Aliyu, told the daily that he was not aware of such development.