A 100 degree scholar of the University of Benin, UNIBEN from the division of Microbiology, school of Life Sciences, Miss Vera Uwaila Omozuwa, has reportedly been raped and killed inside a church in Edo state.
The 22-year-old sufferer was stated to have been raped on Friday 29th May close to Ikpoba Hill in Benin City, at her church, the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG).
According to studies gathered, the deceased had gone to the church to learn as she ready for the doable faculty resumption after months of staying at house because of the lockdown order.
The perpetrators had been stated to have attacked her on the RCCG Ohovbe highway department, raped and smashed her head with a fireplace extinguisher, leaving her for useless.
Miss Vera was rushed to the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), the place she battled for her expensive life on the Intensive Care Unit (ICU).
She, nevertheless, gave up the ghost Saturday midnight, May 30, following extra lack of blood and deep cuts sustained from the assault.
A household supply, who confirmed the event, described the deceased as “an easy-going anyone (sic).” Her stays had been deposited on the morgue.
Nigerians have since taken to Twitter, utilizing #JusticeForUwa, to demand for justice for the fallen scholar and one of many quite a few victims of rape within the nation.