Niger Delta students demand justice for raped, murdered UNIBEN colleague

The Niger Delta Students’ Union Government (NDSUG) has condemned the brutal rape and homicide of its feminine member, Miss Vera Uwaila Omozuwa, a 100-level scholar of Micro-Biology on the University of Benin (UNIBEN).

The Senate President of NDSUG, Jimmy Success, in a press release in Port Harcourt known as on the varsity administration and the safety businesses to swiftly examine the tragedy and convey the perpetrators to justice.

Success mentioned: “It is with nice grief in our hearts that we announce the loss of life of a younger and promising scholar in one of many establishments beneath our jurisdiction.

“A feminine scholar of the celebrated University of Benin who was brutally raped and later died within the hospital. Miss Vera Uwaila Omozuwa was a 100-level scholar of the University of Benin from the Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Life Sciences.

“The 22-year-old sufferer was mentioned to have been raped on Friday May 29th at her church, the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG in Ikpoba Hill, Benin City, Edo State.


“It was gathered that the deceased had gone to church to learn as normal in preparation for the convenience of the lockdown earlier than resumption of college. The perpetrator was mentioned to have attacked her, raped and smashed her head with a hearth extinguisher leaving her to die.


“Miss Vera was rushed to the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) the place she battled for her life on the intensive Care Unit (ICU). She, nevertheless, gave up the ghost on Saturday May 30th at midnight following extreme lack of blood and deep cuts sustained from the assault.


“As the mom of Niger Delta Students, on behalf of the Leadership of the union and the coed neighborhood, I want to lengthen my condolences to the household of the deceased.

“And additionally crave the indulgence of the Students’ Union Government within the University of Benin and the School Management to implore higher technique of decreasing and curbing these violent occurrences towards the woman baby and students generally.

“We additionally need to enchantment to the conscience of our youths to abstain from any type of aggression towards their fellow youths particularly the tender females. I hope that the perpetrators will probably be delivered to guide.

“We demand justice for this harmless woman and hope that the perpetrator will probably be delivered to guide. I name on the State authorities and all safety outfit to swiftly examine this difficulty and convey to guide the perpetrator of this depraved act”.

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