According to the University’s Union President Ezekiel Lutei, he said that a student of the University was raped on gun point by unknown gunmen, who attacked the school, Ezekiel Lutei revealed this via an interview with PUNCH.
The gunmen had attacked the University situated in Bokkos Local Government Area of Plateau State.
He said, “What happened was that there was a rehearsal for a play production by few 200 level and 400 level students of the Theatre Arts Department at the Open Air Theatre.
As the practice was going on at about 22:00 hours on Monday, the gunmen stormed the venue and attacked the students. In the process, one female student was raped while others sustained injuries.
Several others had their belongings including phones and money forcefully taken away before the gunmen escaped.
This is not the first time students would be attacked in the university by gunmen and there is the need for those concerned to secure the lives of students to avoid further occurrence.